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Abelha Cachaça Retailing in Whole Foods Market Kensington

Pretty exciting – Abelha Cachaça are working with Whole Foods Market in Kensington as our official retail partner! They will be stocking Abelha Silver and Abelha Gold in their new spirits section, alongside a lot of other excellent, organic spirits.

If you haven’t been to the store before, you should do – it’s huge, and full of delicious stuff, including a machine from which you can blend and dispense your own fresh pistachio nut butter. We are now giving you the perfect excuse to get down there, as this Saturday 29th August, we’ll be down there doing sampling.

We’ll be knocking out caipirinhas, other fresh fruit cocktails and a delicious new serve of Abelha Cachaça mixed with Organic Elderflower Presse, all made with things you can find in the store.

2-6 pm, Saturday 26th August

Whole Foods Market
63 Kensington High St
London, W8
020 7368 4500


Braziliality’s 1st Birthday Party

Braziliality, curated by the lovely Alicia Bastos, is an ongoing monthly art exhibition at the 16mm Cafe in Soho, which showcases work from Brazilian artists, or work inspired by Brazil.

We were happy to sponsor their first Birthday party, as it featured work from Eduardo Zappia who joined up with the volunteer firefighters in Chapada Diamantina (where Abelha Cachaça is created), to combat the massive bushfires there last year.

Alicia, Founder of Braziliality (Centre)

Artist, Eduardo Zappia

Anthony tells a little about Abelha Cachaca

Ant and Hal of Abelha Cachaca

All images from Braziliality


Abelha Cachaça now available for the London Trade via Coe Vintners

We pleased to announce that Coe Vintners are now distributing Abelha Cachaca to bars and restaurants around London.

If you already purchase from Coe’s, just ask your rep. If not, get in touch with them on
+44 (020) 8551 4966 or via their website Or get in touch with us directly on the contact page.


Action for Brasil’s Children Fundraiser Party @ Barrio North

Our friends at Barrio North are putting a load of parties for carnival this weekend, with the last due being Tuesday the 24th. There’s £3 Abelha caipirinhas all night, free brasilian food, samba and b-boys. DJ Limão is playing a load of Rio Funk and carnival tunes and it’s also raising money for Action for Brazil’s Children.

party flyer for carnaval fundraiser party at barrio north, N1

For those of you that haven’t been, Barrio North is a latin vibe DJ bar on Essex Road (Angel tube is 5 mins), great cocktails, friendly staff, and gets dancey-busy with a good looking N1 crowd Thursday through til Saturday. They also have a goddamn caravan right in the middle of the bar, and serve a mean caipirinha (made with the finest small batch cachaça from Bahia – that’s Abelha Cachaça, for those of you who are slow to catch on!!) too.


Buy Abelha Cachaça in our Soho, Central London shop

I’m pleased to announce that we have now set up a new secret off license right store on Berwick Street, right in the center of Soho, London.

Berwick News and Food

Berwick News and Food, shortly to be renamed Berwick News, Food and Quality Cachaça, is now stocking Abelha Cachaça Silver and Gold. It’s an excellent shop and I suggest you go there on your lunchbreak to get a Mars bar, bag of Frazzles and a 70cl bottle of Abelha Cachaça. That’s what I have for lunch every day anyway.

Cachaça Abelha Silver £16.99 - excellent unaged cachaça with great nose, full flavour and a smooth dry finish. Great for caipirinhas and other cocktails.

Cachaça Abelha Gold £22.99 - a matchless cachaça that’s aged for three years in Brasilian Ash barrels to give it beautiful mellow flavour. For sipping neat, caipirinhas or cocktails, or in a shot glass with a dot of honey.

Click around our site to read more about our cachaça. Check the map too for other bars or restaurants that stock us.

Berwick News and Food
39 Berwick Street

Tel: 020 7287 8583

Open Monday to Saturday, 7.30am to 8pm
Nearest tubes: Tottenham Court Road (5 minutes walk) or Oxford Circus (5 minutes walk)


Cachaça, Cocktails and Cartels: Exclusive Preview Party


Saturday 29th November saw our exclusive pre-launch preview party at the Austin Gallery in Shoreditch. Thanks to everyone who came down, we were pretty packed at one point – a lot of limes and a few ping pong balls were harmed in the course of the evening. The first of many good cachaça-fueled nights to come. Special thanks to our bar staff Jess, Sarah and Emma, who did an excellent job keeping you all in drinks.


Props to Cookie’s crew (Cookie, Nicky, Ele, Sachi) and the Fun Bus (Molly, Tom, Selina, Anthony) who joint win the prizes for best crews as Naked Brasilians and Queen, respectively.


The whole night went perfectly, apart from my screw-up where I directed everyone to the wrong venue for the after-party, which caused a few groups of people to wander aimlessly up and down Hackney Road looking for a non-existent strip club. For those that did make it the after-party, may I apologise and say I have no idea what those naked guys were doing in the club (aside from fluffing themselves); they were definitely not from the Abelha Q4 marketing budget!

If you’d like to know about where and when our next party is, keep checking this blog, or sign up to our Facebook fan page by clicking here

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In the meantime, enjoy the pictures! Thanks (or perhaps no thanks) to Tanya and Ollie for photography.
Link to the pictures on Facebook – get tagging/untagging!
Link to the same pictures on Flickr

Tatiana Orlova


Abelha Cachaça now on sale at our pop-up retail location in Shoreditch!

For the first time ever, you can now buy a bottle of Abelha Cachaça!

We’ve set up a special deal with a secret off-license in the heart of Shoreditch, which will be selling Abelha Cachaça for this week only at an exclusive pre-launch price of:

£15 for Cachaça Abelha Silver – excellent unaged cachaca with great nose and a balanced body. Great for caipirinhas and other cocktails, (future RRP £16.99).

£20 for Cachaça Abelha Gold – a matchless cachaça that’s aged for three years in Brasilian Ash barrels to give it beautiful mellow flavour. For sipping neat, caipirinhas or cocktails, or in a shot glass with a dot of honey. (Future RRP 22.99).

It is the only place in the world where you can buy Abelha Cachaça, and is only running until Sunday 7th Decemeber, 8pm. After this week, our pop-up shop will move to another random location in London.

Check out the map on this link – the shop is in the Brick Lane area, so you could try a cocktail in one of our other listings like Saf on Curtain Road (truly excellent organic cocktails).

The shop is Anisha Cash and Carry,
83 Redchurch Street : London : E2 7DJ
Shoreditch, nearest tube Liverpool Street or Old Street
Open until at least 10pm on weekdays and Saturdays.
Until Sunday 7th November only