Official Drink of Austin 2019
The Official Drink of Austin is the city’s premier craft cocktail event, challenging the best local bar teams to a friendly competition to create the essential Austin cocktail. Guests will sample the competing cocktails, spirits from around the world, and bar-food bites from Austin’s most innovative restaurants while listening to tunes from DJ, Sounds By Cassandra.
In addition to an all-star panel of judges, including a number of notables names in the beverage industry from around the country, each attendee will be able to cast a vote for their personal favorite cocktail.
As a special addition to the city’s favorite cocktail event, VIP ticket holders will be treated to a unique cocktail class hosted by Desert Door Texas Sotol, featuring the trendy agave spirit. Two, half-hour classes will be offered, one at 6 p.m. and another at 6:30 p.m. providing VIP guests with a chance to learn the history of sotol while tasting four expressions from Desert Door’s portfolio, and experiencing hands-on cocktail making. Limited VIP tickets are available to purchase for $95 and also includes Desert Door swag to take home.