PHOTO: Clairin - Haiti's Organic sugarcane based alcohol drink being sold in the streets of Petionville

PHOTO: Clairin - Haiti's Organic sugarcane based alcohol drink being sold in the streets of Petionville

Look at this photo... Smith Nazon, 29, is selling clairin, an organic sugar-based alcoholic drink, on the sidewalk in Petion-Ville, Haiti.

A 1 liter bottle of clairin sells for about USD $1.36 dollars, about one-eighth the price of the least expensive bottle of Barbancourt rum, Haiti's most famous export.

Read the full article Moving Haiti's rustic, rum-like clairin to market for photo source and info.

Read more about Rums in Haiti, Clairin in Haiti, Clairin : Organic Rum from Haiti

Write a comment

Articles linked to this photo:

Haiti's organic Rum, Clairin, is quickly becoming the new "IT" in the American Market

If you thought drinking Clairin in Haiti is a thing that only poor people do, think again... The same bottle of Clairin that cost a few hundred...


Return to List...

Leave a Reply

Name (required)

E-mail (required, will not be published)

Subject: PHOTO: Clairin - Haiti's Organic sugarcane based alcohol drink being sold in the streets of Petionville edit

» »

Recent Haitian Newsletter Articles...

Little Haiti activists plan to Protest Sweet Micky's Flag Day Performance Little Haiti activists plan to Protest Sweet Micky's Flag Day Performance

Haitian activists in Little Haiti Florida are planing to protest a performance by Sweet Micky at a Haitian culture celebration happening at the Little Haiti Cultural Complex this Flag Day, May 18th 2018. "We don't want him in Little Haiti," said Marleine Bastien, Executive Director of Fanm Ayisyen

The World Cup 2018 Song/Video you probably didn't know was Haitian The World Cup 2018 Song/Video you probably didn't know was Haitian

Have you heard the Official Telemundo song for the 2018 FIFA World Cup? Did you know the music itself is by a famous Haitian DJ? Watch the music video for "Positivo," Official Telemundo song for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, by Colombian reggaeton singer J Balvin and Haitian DJ and songwriter Michael

A 'Little Haiti' District Is Coming to New York City A 'Little Haiti' District Is Coming to New York City

Very soon, Haitians in New York City will have their own "Little Haiti," coming to the Flatbush section of Brooklyn in the form of the "Little Haiti Business and Cultural District." Brooklyn is home to the largest community of Haitian-Americans in the United States outside of Florida, so why not

Visa to Chile: ONLY 2 visas granted to Haitians, 2131 visas granted to Venezuelans Visa to Chile: ONLY 2 visas granted to Haitians, 2131 visas granted to Venezuelans

New chilean president Sebastian Pinera has litterally stopped the inflow of Haitians to Chile. As of April 16th 2018, all Haitians traveling to Chile require a tourist visa.. The only problem is, ONLY 2 visas have been granted to Haitians thus far. Compare that to citizens of Venezuela who

In Haiti, LOUGAROUs and the Government is blamed for every freaking thing! In Haiti, LOUGAROUs and the Government is blamed for every freaking thing!

Imagine that... A baby is crying all day and all night, she is not eating, she just keeps on crying. The family refuses to take her to a hospital. Instead, they think it's some poor lougarou neighbor trying to suck the blood of the baby. En Francais: En Haiti, les LOUGAROUs et le gouvernement sont

More Haitian Photo Stories...

General Henri Christophe - King of Haiti General Henri Christophe - King of Haiti

Henri Christophe was a general during the Haitian Revolution. Henri Christophe became President of the State of Haiti, the northern part of Haiti...

PHOTO: Letizia Ortiz - Queen of Spain PHOTO: Letizia Ortiz - Queen of Spain

Letizia Ortiz Rocasolano is the Queen of Spain as the wife of King Felipe VI, who ascended on 19 June 2014 on the abdication of his father Juan...

Haitian Cuisine - Griot with Rice and Beans invades the New York Times LOL... Haitian Cuisine - Griot with Rice and Beans invades the New York Times LOL...

There is no denying, Griot (spiced, marinated cubes of pork) with rice and beans, is a national dish in Haiti... But it looks darn good on the New...

Nostrand Ave on East Flatbush, Brooklyn NY, is now Toussaint Louverture Boulevard Nostrand Ave on East Flatbush, Brooklyn NY, is now Toussaint Louverture Boulevard

Take a look at this... A new street sign was unveiled in New York on May 18 2018, Haitian Flag day. Nostrand Ave on East Flatbush, where it meets...

Does Kanye West know about the Haitian Revolution? Does Kanye West know about the Haitian Revolution?

Kanye West said: "When you hear about slavery for 400 years," he said. "For 400 years? That sounds like a choice. Does Kanye West know about the...