Bootleggers Off Licence & Cava, Pernera, Protaras

Bootleggers Off Licence, Pernera,, Established 2006

This place is a little warehouse of goodies, there’s an extensive selection of wines, spirits, beers, ciders, liqueurs, and after dinner accompaniments, plus soft drinks, energy drinks, and party nibbles, all at crazy discounted prices boasting some of the best offers you’ll find anywhere.

In the spirits collection, you’ll find all of your favourite tipples, including 2-litre bottle of 5 Star Metaxa with pouring tap or the popular Jack Daniels’ in cool presentation boxes … over 50 Whiskies, 30 vodkas, 20 Gins, 20 Rums, 10 Tequilas, Sambuca, Brandy, Cognacs and Southern Comfort and Liqueurs in lovely bottles.

Wines & Champagnes
And, as for that wine you enjoyed last night, they have over 300 different labels, from Australia, Chilli, Spain, Italy, France, and of course, a selection of award-winning Cypriot wines from Keo, Sodap, Zambartas, Tziakkaz, Tsangarides, Onofrio, Gerolemo and two of my favourites Ambeli and Ayia Mavri.  Why not grab a bottle or two of bubbles for that special occasion with Moet and Chandon, Veuve Clicquot, or Dom Perignon Laurent and Mum at affordable prices, and don’t forget a bottle of Prosseco, Mateus Rose, Martini Aste, and my fav a Bailey’s on ice …

Beers & Ciders
There are lots of Beers including, Carlsberg, Keo, John Smiths, Heineken, Guinness, Stella Artois, Corona, and Thatchers, Strongbow, Brothers, Koppenberg, and Magners Cider …

There’s also a selection of alternative souvenirs like Natural Cosmetics, Herbolive, Slave Balsam, Aromatic Oils, Cooking Herbs and Spices and even some nice summer hats, oh, oh and a selection of little devices and technology, for that alternative kick, and a no commission money exchange service.

Specialising in a lovely selection of Commandaria from the monasteries and Zivania from the mountains good quality Cyprus Coffees, herbs and spices, local vacuum-packed Olives, and Virgin Olive Oils, and Cypriot traditional sweets like Baklava, Kataifi, Nougat, and lots of Chocolates.

The Crew
The three Bootleggers extraordinaire run this place brilliantly and are always ready to help you with your duty-free allowances and anything else you need advice about, saying “they’ll keep offering you mad prices until the sheriff shuts them down”, that’s the spirit! no pun intended ;).  The shop is arranged into sections to make life easy, lots of alleys with a nice surprise on every display, so it’s crazy not to get your booze and unmentionables here before you leave .. oh, and for parties, while you’re here, hic!

Special Offers
There’s always special offers and discount bins, at the time of writing; Gordons Pink Gin was only €12.90 and if you’re buying in bulk for a wedding, birthday or any excuse party and you mention What’s On they’ll give you a nice surprise! … Check out their Videos here …

Open All Year
Daily: 8.30 am ’til 10 pm

You’ll find them at 67, Pernera Avenue, Pernera just upslope, on the right, above all the shops, with ample off-street parking … They accept all credit cards and there’s an ATM Machine right outside … See map below … GPS: 35.031912, 34.035546

Is 8.30 am to early for wine? 😉

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