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Friday, September 11, 2009
Cocktail Throwndown Finalist Announced! Sept. 24th #cocktailriot
The finals take place on Sept. 24 from 5:30-7:30 p.m on South Congress (location information will be sent to winners of the tickets). The Cocktail Throwdown is an annual contest to name the official drink of Austin. The winner receives a custom Gibson Guitar with their logo on it, a couple of day passes to the ACL festival, a national news release announcing their victory, and a year of promotion by our media team.
Eleisha Eagle will play a rockin’ set for the night, Frank will be providing the tasty bites, local beer will be provided for those hops and barley lovers, & Tito's will also be hand pouring their signature cocktails. Door Prizes include: an Austin gift basket, a Tito’s gift basket and the big one: two round-trip tickets on JetBlue to any of their destinations that fly nonstop to Austin.
To win tickets, stay posted for the contest. I only have 5 sets of 2 tickets (10 tickets total) to give away. They are sure to go fast!
Here are the cocktail throwdown finalists:
· Mole on the Rocks, by Fino
· The Enlightened Austin Martini, by La Condesa
· The Lady Bird, by Stephen F’s Bar & Terrace
· The Redbud, by Paggi House
· Shirley Bird Tea, by Hyatt Lost Pines Resort & Spa
Photos and recipes coming to this post soon.....