2020 Coquito Masters Competition – Newark Public Library

2020 Coquito Masters Competition

Saturday, January 18, 2020 | 2-4 PM
The Newark Public Library, 5 Washington Street, Newark, NJ 07102 | Centennial Hall

Do you enjoy coquito, the traditional coconut-based holiday drink served in Puerto Rico?  Does everyone love your recipe for coquito?  Are you curious about coquito?  This event is for you!

Contestants enter their version of coquito in a blind-tasting competition, program attendees taste entries and cast their votes to select the best coquito in the Garden State! The entry with the highest number of votes wins! Must be over 21 (I.D. required) to taste entries. Presented in partnership with the International Coquito Federation.

This event is free and open to the public. Free parking is available at the Bears & Eagles Stadium Parking Garage located on Bridge Street.


Contestant Registration:

All contestants must pre-register to compete. Contact Debbie Quiñones at  coquitomasters@gmail.com to register. Contestants pay an entry fee to place their coquito in competition and must provide a gallon for tasting and rating.

Click here to view the flyer.

For additional information, please contact Ingrid Betancourt at ibetancourt@npl.org.