Louisiana Spirits launches toast contest

By Special to the American Press

LACASSINE — With its Bayou Rum heading for store shelves in June, Louisiana Spirits has launched an inaugural toast Facebook

contest.

“Our brand-new spirit, Bayou Rum, handcrafted from the finest Louisiana sugar cane, is ready to be shared with the world,”

President Trey Litel said. “We’ve created this Facebook contest to celebrate both our state’s rich spirit and our cultural

mantra to live life to its fullest and have fun along the way.

To enter, write a few short words — 250

characters maximum — toasting what you think Louisiana and its spirit

mean to you.

The toast should be submitted by May 9 to the Spirit of Louisiana

at www.facebook.com/bayourum. Click on the contest button.

Additional details are available at bayourum.com/2013/04/bayou-rum-launches-inaugural-toast-contest.

Entries will be voted on by Facebook friends, and 10 winners will be among the first to taste Bayou Rum during a launch party

May 23 at L’Auberge Casino Resort.