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The Jewish Heritage of Curaçao: How the Jewish Community Left Its Mark

2017-03-28T14:33:54+00:00 February 15th, 2017|Categories: History|

Walking along the streets of Willemstad, you can find Jewish influence all around you. One of the most popular sights is the Mikvé Israel-Emanuel Synagogue, which is the oldest, continually used, synagogue in the Western Hemisphere. But the Jewish influence on this beautiful small island goes much deeper than those walls. The beginning of it all… It [...]

Unique Characteristics of a Curaçao Landhuis

2017-03-28T14:33:54+00:00 November 29th, 2016|Categories: Architecture|

Landhuizen play an important role in the cultural heritage of Curaçao. Of course, they make an impression from the outside as you can often spot the grand, colorful buildings from afar. But they also incorporate important history because of their building style and specific features that explain certain uses in the past. This is why most [...]

Top Landhuizen to Visit in Curaçao

2017-03-28T14:33:55+00:00 October 25th, 2016|Categories: Architecture, History|

When driving around in Curaçao you will immediately notice all the colorful houses. Some of them are considered Landhuizen, which means Mansions. Landhuizen were built in the 18th and 19th century. Most of them where used as plantation houses for agriculture or salt. Because of their colonial architecture and their mark on the Curaçao sceneries, they [...]

Top Souvenirs from Curaçao to Give Your Friends and Family

2017-03-28T14:33:55+00:00 August 1st, 2016|Categories: Culture|

When someone you know goes on vacation in Curaçao, you expect to get a nice souvenir. But a real headache begins when the roles get switched, and you go on vacation in Curaçao. Imagine you are relaxing in your beach chair while you are drinking a blue colored cocktail, and the sun feels nice on your [...]

How to Make Bolo Pretu with Curaçao Liqueur

2017-03-28T14:33:55+00:00 July 14th, 2016|Categories: Recipes|Tags: |

If you ask anyone in Curaçao what you cannot miss at a wedding or communion, they will all give you the same answer: Bolo Pretu. The Bolo Pretu is often used to celebrate important life events. It used to not always be available to buy whenever you want to indulge in it. But the company Curaçao [...]

Tamarind Mule Cocktail

2017-03-28T14:33:55+00:00 June 1st, 2016|Categories: Recipes|Tags: |

How about a variation of the Mexican Mule using our original Tamarind Liqueur? We found that Ginger pairs excellent with the Tamarind flavor. It made us think of the Moscow Mule. But, instead of the vodka, we decided to go with some Latin American Tequila! Be careful, as you hardly taste the alcohol. But we assure [...]

Curacao Says Thanks to Gregory Elias and Bon Intenshon

2017-03-28T14:33:55+00:00 May 12th, 2016|Categories: News|

Gregory Elias, has received the very first bottle of Tamarind Liqueur. The reason is the enormous contribution of his foundation Bon Intenshon to the island of Curacao in the past years. The Curacao Liqueur of Senior & Co is world famous and serves as a calling card for the country of Curacao. That is why Senior [...]

Launch Limited Edition Tamarind Liqueur

2017-03-28T14:33:55+00:00 March 28th, 2016|Categories: News|

This year The Genuine Curaçao Liqueur by Senior & Co celebrates its 120th birthday. To celebrate, Senior & Co released a unique new flavor: Tamarind Liqueur. The first 120 bottles of this special Tamarind Liqueur will have a numbered certificate. The Tamarind liqueur is inspired by the local Curaçao Tamarind juice, called ‘Warapa’. The taste is [...]

120 Year Anniversary Senior Liqueur

2017-03-28T14:33:55+00:00 March 22nd, 2016|Categories: News|

Combining the best of both the old and new, the famous Curacao Liqueur will celebrate its 120 year anniversary with a full year of festivities and events! With the first order of business dating back to the 28th of March 1896 - the Curacao Liqueur distillery is very proud to have withstood the test of time [...]