A visit to Friendly Island St. Maarten is incomplete without tasting some real island flavor. And that's exactly what you get in every bottle of Guavaberry.
From superior quality liqueurs and rums to flavorful spices, tantalizing perfumes and alluring aphrodisiacs, St. Maarten Guavaberry N.V has managed to successfully bottle the island's culture and make it within hands reach.
Nestled in a small and uniquely designed aged cedar townhouse on Front Street, the birth of the company was quite by chance. Managing Director and creator of the Guavaberry line Stephen Thompson knew he was on to something when he first whetted his appetite with a taste of the Guavaberry rum. After his exposure to this tradition, Thompson made his own guavaberry concoction filled ten large glass jars and tucked it away at the back of a storeroom with a clear hands off message to everyone.
He went about his normal life and eventually forgot about the stored guavaberries until many moons later when his memory jerked back to it. He took the mixture out of storage and developed a tasty batch of guavaberry liqueur from the comfort of his kitchen.
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