In observance of the Christmas Holiday, the Ocean Vodka Organic Farm will be closed December 24 and 25, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. We will open for business as normal on December 26. We wish you and yours a safe and happy holiday, and remember- when you cheers, cheers...Read More »
A taste of the tropics for your holiday line-up, Hawaii Sea Spirits (makers of OCEAN Organic Vodka and Deep Island Hawaiian Rum) announce the 2014 Signature Holiday Cocktails. These made on Maui, organic, gluten...Read More »
Cheers with a Piece of Paradise this Holiday Season
A taste of the tropics for your holiday line-up, OCEAN Organic Vodka announces its 2014 Signature Holiday Cocktails, the OCEAN Season’s Greetings and OCEAN Santa’s Helper. This made on Maui, organic, gluten free vodka is the only spirit in the...Read More »
This year has been an exciting year at Hawaii Sea Spirits, the makers of OCEAN Organic Vodka. As we embrace the holiday of giving thanks, we count our blessings as we have so many things to give thanks for! With the development and launch of Deep Island Hawaiian Rum, our organic...Read More »
Happy Hour is always a good time to celebrate- but today we celebrate the daily celebration! Wednesday, November 12 is Happy Hour Day and in honor of this esteemed international past time,we share some of our favorite Happy Hours locally on Maui. Whether near or far, go enjoy Happy...Read More »
If you like piña coladas, and getting great deals on drinks, and if you love live local music, and you’re free on Nov. 8, then save the date for the Buffett Fest, taking center stage at Jimmy Buffett’s Restaurant & Bar at the Holiday Inn Waikiki Beachcomber Resort. We will...Read More »
New this year! Join OCEAN Organic Vodka (as well as many of our other “MADE ON MAUI” family members) for this first-ever event showcasing a wide variety of Made in Maui County products, including foods, produce, art, crafts, jewelry, fashions, gifts, and collectibles ALL in one location.
The first-ever Made in...Read More »
OCEAN Organic Vodka is thrilled to be supporting the 18th Annual Noble Chef
World on a Plate: La Dolce Vita. We are honored to be the exclusive spirit of choice for the reception of this event, and also contribute fabulous cocktails to the after party! This event is sold out, but stay tuned...Read More »
RESCHEDULED: Due to the impending Hurricane Ana, scheduled to hit Hawaii Friday Oct. 17 and Saturday, Oct. 18, OKTOBERFEST event is postponed until Sunday, October 26th. Same great line-up of bands, delicious food, and refreshing beverages provided by Maui Brewing Co and OCEAN VODKA!
All proceeds go to: Pacific Cancer...Read More »
Starting October 10, Hawaii Sea Spirits (makers of OCEAN Organic Vodka and Deep Island Hawaiian Rum) will be offering 10% off the standard $10 tour price at the OCEAN Vodka Organic Farm and Distillery for every non-perishable food item brought in per person (up to 70% off for each individual)....Read More »
Contemporary sushi and new wave Asian inspired dishes served in a lively setting is what makes Sansei Seafood Restaurant and Sushi Bar a critic’s favorite. Wine Spectator called Sansei “Endless innovation with a strong Japanese accent.” Bon Appetit named the restaurant one of their...Read More »
Cheers to all who have followed our first recipe contest in social media and in the press….we aim to serve! After months of collecting recipes (over fifty in total), we narrowed down a list of eight recipe finalists for the First Annual OCEAN Cocktail Contest, in collaboration with Sheraton...Read More »
Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa and Ocean Vodka are teaming up to present the Ultimate Ocean Cocktail Mix-Off and Dinner on Saturday, September 20, from 5:00pm to 7:30pm at the Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa. Spirit enthusiasts are invited to meet the finalists and cast...Read More »
OCEAN® Organic Vodka has unveiled a new bottle design, being introduced in the Hawaiian market starting this September and across the mainland beginning in January 2015.
To better depict the brand’s ultra-premium position, a patent-pending bottle design has been engineered. Inspiration...Read More »
Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa and Ocean Vodka have teamed up to find the Ultimate Ocean Cocktail with a nation-wide and state-wide recipe contest. Recipe submissions have been pouring in over the last two months from across the state. Four state finalists will be profiled and judged...Read More »
(Maui, Hawai‘i) FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Hawaii Sea Spirits, the makers of Ocean Vodka, recently announced a new tropical organic spirit called Deep Island Hawaiian...Read More »
Hawaii Sea Spirits Announces A New Tropical Organic Spirit – Deep Island Hawaiian Rum ‘WAVE’
Hawaii Sea Spirits, the Makers of Ocean Organic Vodka, Add Organic Rum to Their Line-Up
Starting September 1, Hawai‘i will have a new rum in the market: ultra premium, organic Deep Island Hawaiian Rum from Hawaii...Read More »
Heading to Los Angeles for a four-day celebration of all things food and wine, Ocean Vodka is proud to be representing Hawaii at the Los Angeles Food & Wine Festival. Ocean Vodka...Read More »
In partnership with University of Hawaii Maui College, Sustainable Living Institute of Maui, and EdVenture, we are thrilled to be a part of this great class, AGRITOURISM: MARKETING YOUR FARM AS A VISITOR DESTINATION.
Aimed at farm business owners that would like to share the passion and value of local agriculture...Read More »
On Saturday, August 16 Ocean Vodka is thrilled to host the second annual Huliau Food & Film Festival, with all proceeds benefiting Huliau Environmental Education Programs.
Huliau...Read More »
The second year of supporting this gala event that raises money for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation,...Read More »
Organic Ocean Vodka and Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa have partnered to create “The Ultimate Ocean Cocktail Contest”! A spirited treasure hunt near and far, we are looking for the Ultimate Ocean Cocktail and invite you to submit your recipe for a chance to win a headline...Read More »
Held this Saturday, July 12, on the Sheraton Maui’s Ocean Lawn, The Maui Craft Session 2014 is a celebration of food, spirits, beer and cigars. Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa has partnered with Maui Brewing Co., Southern Wine and Spirits, Ocean Vodka and Cigar Bar...Read More »
What does the American Dream mean to you? Here at Ocean Vodka, we are celebrating the American Dream this Fourth of July. A family owned and operated company, Ocean Vodka started as a brainstorm over a cocktail one afternoon watching the sunset over the Pacific Ocean on the island...Read More »
Award-Winning Spirit Maker Culminates Ten-Year Mentorship by Joining Hawaii Sea Spirits on Maui
Hawaii Sea Spirit’s CEO Shay Smith is thrilled to announce that Bill Scott has joined the company as Master Distiller in charge of production.
“Bill Scott has mentored me for the past ten years as we...Read More »
We have welcomed over 20,000 people to tour our Organic Farm and Distillery since our opening in April of 2013! Thrilled to experience the Ocean Vodka Farm Tour experience, our guests have loved getting to know more about our brand and being treated to a behind-the-scenes look at the making...Read More »
The Point at Ocean Vodka is quickly becoming known for its gorgeous 180 degree views of the north and south shores of Maui. A beautiful spot to hold a gathering, party, or celebration of any kind, late afternoons and sunsets are particularly gorgeous on The Point as the...Read More »
If you are like most of our fans, you probably love chocolate as much as you love vodka! If you are lucky enough to have visited us at the Ocean Vodka Organic Farm and Distillery, we hope that you took the opportunity to try one of our true...Read More »
Sweet Potatoes from Ocean Vodka’s Organic Farm Serve as Nourishment and Lesson in Sustainability as Navigators Embark on their Hōkūle‘a Voyage Around the World
Four hundred pounds of sweet potatoes have been growing in the organic soils of Ocean Vodka’s Farm in Kula since July of 2013,...Read More »
In honor of all that serve and have served our country, we are offering free tours for all military on Memorial Day, Monday, May 26. Valid photo id required. Please call 808-877-0009 or 866-776-2326 for more information and to make reservations.
True to Ocean Vodka’s organic and sustainable...Read More »
May 1 is a special day in Hawaii, and we want to tell our fans all around the world about it! Known as LEI DAY, we spend the day celebrating island culture and the culture of the Native Hawaiians…and decorate ourselves with leis!
Lei...Read More »
On Saturday, May 24, Ocean Vodka is thrilled to be included in a “MAUI FARM TOUR” celebrating Edible Hawaiian Islands Farm Day. Maui Country Farm Tours is providing the tour to Ocean Vodka, Surfing...Read More »
Wondering what it feels like to fly over our organic farm on the slopes of Mount Haleakala in Maui, Hawaii? Well, thanks to a friend of Ocean Vodka named The Flying Hawaiian, you get a front row seat!
Situated on a breathtaking 80 acres on...Read More »
Organic Ocean Vodka from Maui, Hawaii is ONLY Vodka in World Made with Ocean Water
* Ocean Vodka is the only vodka in the world made with deep ocean mineral water, organic sugar cane, and powered by the sun.
* Ocean Vodka is a family run company based in Maui,...Read More »
Come join Ocean Vodka this week-end at the Maui County Agricultural Festival! We are thrilled to stand next to other Maui Farmers for the first time at this event on Saturday, April 5, talking about and tasting organic sugar cane juice straight from our farm in Kula. Come visit...Read More »
On April 5, dress to impress and get ready to groove! Please join us at Fantasia After Dark, a benefit event for Imua Family Services. Touted as Maui’s “Most Fashionable Black and White Dance Party,” get ready to join the fashionistas, get your glam on,...Read More »
Paula Fuga wowed a very intimate crowd of music fans this past Saturday night at Ocean Vodka, telling stories of her recent collaborations with Jack Johnson and sharing compilations that will be released on her upcoming album. A benefit concert for Maui Huliau Foundation, this event sold...Read More »
THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT. IF YOU HAVE PURCHASED AND HOLD A CONFIRMED TICKET, WE LOOK FORWARD TO CELEBRATING WITH YOU! IF NOT, PLEASE SIGN UP FOR OUR EBLASTS TO BE THE FIRST TO KNOW ABOUT UPCOMING EVENTS AT OCEAN VODKA’S ORGANIC FARM AND DISTILLERY. VISIT OUR WEBSITE AND SEE...Read More »
Looking for treasure? At Ocean Vodka, we always are! The BBQ & Blues Festival kicks off the Marathon of the Treasure Coast on Friday, February 28. Ocean Vodka is a proud sponsor of this event, to be held the weekend of March 1-2 in the city of Stuart,...Read More »
Breaking news important for you and your health! The TTB has recently ruled that gluten-free is just that…”gluten free.” In light of many discrepancies in “gluten-free” claims in the spirits world and the growing importance of the topic, the TTB (Department of the Treasury, Alcohol and Tobacco Tax...Read More »
Roses are Red, Voilets are Blue, and boy oh boy does Ocean Vodka love you! In honor of all lovers near and far, Ocean Vodka presents the “BRAMBLE.”
We visited one of our favorite bartenders on Maui, Jimmy Shoemaker, for a close up with this signature cocktail. Jimmy...Read More »
Tour times at The Ocean Vodka Organic Farm and Distillery have increased due to visitor demand. Tours are now running seven days a week, every half hour starting at 9:30 am with the last tour running at 4. The property is open 9:30 am – 5 pm for visitors.
Ocean...Read More »
We are proud to support our local Maui non-profits. JOIN OCEAN VODKA at Hui No‘eau Visual Arts Center on Saturday, February 22, 2014 from 5:00 to 10:00 in the evening to celebrate the 22nd annual ART AFFAIR gala event, “The World of Monet: The Artist’s Garden”. Open your...Read More »
Liquid Chef Series: Master Mixologist Chandra Lucariello and Ocean Vodka at Makena Beach and Golf Resort
THURSDAY JANUARY 23, perfect your cocktail cognition at Makena Beach and Golf Resort’s January Liquid Chef Series. In collaboration with Southern Wine and Spirits and Ocean Vodka, the resort is inviting you to an evening with Master Mixologist Chandra Lucariello (pictured) and Ocean Vodka owner Shay Smith. Chandra Lucariello will demonstrate four...Read More »
Vodka Garden? Yes, a vodka garden. We were honored to spend a piece of our holiday at one of the top resorts in the world, featured by the elegant Four Seasons Resort Hawaii, Lanai at Manele Bay at one of their exclusive holiday dinner events. It was a wonderful evening of fine food...Read More »
Organic Ocean Vodka Partners with Local Farmer to Produce Ocean Glow Juices
Local, organic, sustainable. For Ocean Vodka, our resolutions include...Read More »
Ready to Mingle, Inspired by Organic and Gluten Free Ocean Vodka
Holiday Berry Cosmo, White Christmas, Ocean Chocolate Martini and Caramel Splash
Ocean Vodka has released its featured holiday specialty cocktail recipes, perfect for every occasion this holiday season. Created by our Ocean mixologists, we share these with aloha and...Read More »
Producers of Organic Ocean Vodka to Expand into Rums, Whiskies, Bourbons and Organic Liqueurs
Hawaii Sea Spirits announced an ambitious plan for several new craft spirit offerings to complement its award-winning organic Ocean Vodka. All products will be produced at their state-of-the-art, solar powered craft distillery and organic farm...Read More »
It’s time to shop! Our Ocean Vodka online store is live….just in time for your holiday shopping needs!
1) Shot Glasses: Yes you know it…of all the ways to enjoy Ocean Vodka, straight up might be the best! Our deep sea water and organic sugar cane...Read More »
Makana’s 100% fan funded album RIPE is here and you are invited to celebrate with Makana and very special guests Willie K and Lily Meola. Don’t miss this night of Maui music magic! Ocean Vodka is proud to be involved with this CD release event, at Gannon’s in...Read More »
If you live on Maui, you know that Maui is No Ka Oi (the best) but it’s nice to see that our visitors feel the same way! Of all the places in the world, Maui has been voted “The Best Island In The World” and “The World’s Best...Read More »
One of our favorite ways to give back at Ocean Vodka is supporting local fundraising events that support important causes here on our home island of Maui.
Maui’s Organic Ocean Vodka is the First Distillery on Maui to Open its Doors for Public Sampling
Ocean Vodka Organic Farm and Distillery in Kula is now adding samplings of their organic vodka on site to complement their tour schedule, which has...Read More »
Halloween is right around the corner, and we know adults like to have just as much fun as the kids during this holiday! In honor of all spirits, young and old, we introduce the best drink in the neighborhood for trick or treating.
THE...Read More »
“The Point” at Ocean Vodka will host its first event open to the public on Saturday, November 9. The Huliau Food & Film Festival is a farm-to-table dinner pairing local farms and chefs with Maui youth. All proceeds benefit Huliau Environmental Education Programs.
We are so excited to get wild at the Nevada Wild Fest this week-end! Free concerts, celebrity meet and greets, carnival rides, zumbathon….and of course- Ocean Vodka! Specialty cocktails and shots- coming your way! Ocean Vodka CEO and CMO Shay Smith and Don Freytag will be there to party...Read More »
BLUEBERRY GINGER MARTINI
1 ½ oz OCEAN Vodka
¼ inch piece of fresh ginger
1 oz fresh blueberries
½ oz fresh lemonade
Muddle blueberries &...Read More »
In today’s world with the conveniences of technology and transportation, it is common to be presented with a...Read More »
(August 7, 2013) – Happy hump day! We are halfway to the week-end, and to get you excited about the week-end (or maybe just today’s happy hour) this Wednesday we would like to share the Ocean Vodka Mojito.
This creative and refreshing drink was concocted by Jesse Damron of Read More »
(July 29, 2013) – Ocean Vodka received a Triple Gold Medal for extraordinary taste and extraordinary package in the 2013 Beverly Hills Worlds Spirits Competition®, an international spirit awards competition. The Beverly Hills Awards is an elite competition recognizing the very best…the industry’s top luxury, classic...Read More »
(July 23, 2013) – Last weekend, Ocean Vodka took center stage at two prestigious events in Los Angeles- the ESPY (ESPN) Awards After Party at the Palm Restaurant and Pipeline to a Cure down at the Huntington Beach Hotel Hyatt Regency Resort and Spa, honorary chairs Dave Kalama and...Read More »
Pipeline to A Cure Honoring Mike Ness of Social Distortion with Honorary Co-Chairs Dave Kalama and Laird Hamilton
(July 9, 2013) – Ocean Vodka is thrilled to be supporting the fifth annual PIPELINE TO A CURE Gala benefiting the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, to be held on Saturday, July 20, 2013 at the Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort and Spa in Huntington Beach, California. This year’s...Read More »
(July 3, 2013) – Ocean Vodka is now farming more than just our organic sugar cane- we are thrilled to be nurturing some very special Hawaiian sweet potatoes in our luscious organic soil! What makes these sweet potatoes so special? In about 8 months,...Read More »
(June 24, 2013) – Four Seasons Resort Lana’i at Manele Bay Features Organic Ocean Vodka in Their Award-Winning Lokahi “UNITY” Cocktail
Ocean Vodka’s organic, gluten free vodka is the winning recipe for the Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts 100 Mile Contest for the Americas. The 100 Mile Cocktail Contest features recipes...Read More »
Calling all shoppers!
Who doesn’t love to shop? (well if you don’t, I bet there is someone close to you that does!) We have had so much fun the past month envisioning and designing our gift shop merchandise, which we will also be offering online for shipping around the...Read More »
(June 11, 2013) – One of the favorite “staycations” of locals here on the island of Maui is over to the luxurious Four Seasons Resort Lana’i at Manele Bay. A quick jump by plane or ferry from Maui lands you at one of the world’s finest resorts, where...Read More »
(June 4, 2013) – It’s in honor of our fathers! Sunday, June 16 Ocean Vodka is thrilled to be featured at the best Father’s Day Brunch on Maui at “Maui’s most Hawaiian hotel,” the Ka’anapali Beach Hotel. We will be serving up our Maui Ocean Bloody Mary and on site to...Read More »
(May 30, 2013) – Ocean Vodka was thrilled to host The International Food Wine & Travel Writers Association (IFWTWA) at a beautiful farm to table lunch and tour this week at our Organic Farm and Distillery. It was a gorgeous day on the Farm, and we were spoiled by...Read More »
We had fun being in the City of Angels to celebrate music and bring some aloha to the VIP parties. These celebs had quite a few things to say about our gluten free, organic...Read More »
(May 11, 2013) – After a year of hard work, sweat equity, awesome partnerships and lots of aloha, the team at Ocean Vodka was thrilled to celebrate the Grand Opening of their new Organic Farm and Distillery the last week of April. Seven events hosted over...Read More »
(April 20, 2013) -We are just beside ourselves with the beauty of this feature in the Spring 2013 issue of Edible Hawaiian Islands Magazine! Special thanks to Gloria Cohen, Dania Katz and Melissa Chang. You can read full article here.
(April 20, 2013) -If you have not checked...Read More »
(April 13, 2013) -Ocean Vodka Organic Farm and Distillery Grand Opening Celebration April 27: The Only Spirit in the World Made with the Sun, Ocean and Organic Earth
On Saturday, April 27 the Ocean Vodka Organic Farm and Distillery will open its gates to offer visitors and locals an...Read More »
(March 30, 2013) – Ocean Vodka Organic Farm and Distillery will host its first Community Day in celebration of Earth Day, Saturday, April 20. The inaugural project will gather the community together for a Roadside Cleanup of Omaopio Road.
The Roadside Cleanup will start at...Read More »
(March 5, 2013) – We loved hosting KUPU MAUI at our Farm! The Ocean Vodka Pineapple Gazpacho was a hit. KUPU MAUI was nice enough to share the recipe with us, to share with our fans. Enjoy!
- 1 large Maui Gold Pineapple ~ wash, peel, cored and cube...Read More »
(Feb 19, 2013) – We loved having #KupuMaui at our Farm on Saturday, February 16…the first special event that we have hosted in the new facility! A good time was had by all. Special thanks to Dania N. Katz, Chef James Simpliciano and to all of the #kupumaui Instagram photographers who...Read More »
(Feb 10, 2013) – Working with Conn Brattain Design, Ocean Vodka launches new ad campaign for Hawaiian Airline’s Hana Hou Magazine. You can also see Conn’s work internationally through Todd Oldham Studio.
Ocean Vodka is the exclusive vodka of Hawaiian Airlines- ask for it the next time you...Read More »
(Dec 31, 2012) – Simple, clean and conscious. It’s the New Year, and we invite you to ring it in with our classic martini. 2013 is going to be a great year and we look forward to celebrating with you. Share your photos with us of how you rang in...Read More »
(Dec 29, 2012) – The Only Vodka in the World Made with the Sun and the Ocean
Ocean Vodka Organic Farm and Distillery, opening in April 2013, will highlight the company’s commitment to social and environmentally conscious business practices featuring a new visitor’s center, organic...Read More »
(Dec 11, 2012) – We just want to give a BIG shout out to photographer Richard Hallman, whose amazing work is now the backbone of our recently re-launched website, OceanVodka.com. We loved running into Richard on the North Shore of Maui, where he is active in the water and shooting...Read More »
(Dec 11, 2012) – We were thrilled to partner with the world’s top energy drink, Red Bull, entertaining the top surfers in the world at the opening celebration of the Red Bull JAWS Paddle at Peahi. Twenty-one invitees and 14 alternates for the Red Bull Jaws big-wave paddle event gathered on...Read More »
Aloha Ocean Vodka friends! We are pleased to announce we secured 80 acres of open land last week on Maui Hawaii, where we will build our new state-of-the-art micro distillery. The land is 1000 feet above the ocean near Kula, and has beautiful views of both the north and south...Read More »
Aloha – check out this delicious recipe from some friends on the East Coast!
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Check out this awesome video of a delicious Ocean Vodka drink, the Ku’u Pua (My Flower) Martini. “Unforgettable”. We’ll be trying one tonight!
Aloha and okole maluna!...Read More »
Ocean Vodka and Hint naturally flavored waters will be featuring a delicious cocktail at the San Francisco Fancy Foods Show this month at the Moscone Center January 15th-17th, 2012 – the Ocean Peach Hint of Paradise. See the recipe below, and enjoy this fine, all natural, sugar-free cocktail. Aloha!