We are putting our Peachtree Place cocktail up against the best concoctions Atlanta's mixologists have to offer - as part of the Atlanta Convention & Visitors Bureau's city wide competition.
Vote for us at: http://www.atlanta.net/cocktailcontest/
PEACHTREE PLACE AT HOME
- Muddle 3 peach slices and 3-5 pieces mint with .5 oz simple syrup.
- Add crushed ice, 2 oz Woodford Reserve, and 2 oz peach Schnapps.
- Use bar spoon to layer.
- Garnish with a piece of peach and a mint sprig.
ABOUT THE COMPETITION
Help determine Atlanta Convention & Visitors Bureau's Centennial Cocktail! Grab your friends for a night on the town as mixologists shake and stir their way to victory. Once you've tasted, then please vote by choosing one of the following cocktails to be named ACVB's Centennial Cocktail. Voting will take place from April 26, 2013 - June 14, 2013. Please drink responsibly.
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