During Tom Tom Charlottesville’s top mixologists will compete for the title of best mixologist. These “Tom Tom Cocktails” served during the week of the Festival will highlight locally sourced aromatics, liquors, and artisanal products.
EXPERT JUDGES. CROWD FAVORITES.
All submitted cocktails will be reviewed by a panel of judges who grade on creativity, presentation, originality, and most importantly… taste. The judges choice will be crowned top mixologist. A popular vote will also be conducted, for a crowd favorite prize. Both will be announced on Sunday, April 16th.
Congrats to Patrick McClure of Lost Saint
Patrick’s winning masterpiece, Lil’ Rhuby Fizzle, featured precocious blend of sweet Strawberry Juice from Agriberry Farm, tart Rhubarb Juice from Radical Roots Farm, and Boar Creek Appalachian Whiskey from Hillsville, VA in Carroll County, balanced with Homestead Creamery cream and egg white.
2017 Crowd Favorite
Congrats to Brendan Cartin of Oakhart Social
Brendan’s crowd favorite, Flora, featured Broker’s gin, house strawberry shrub, mint & basil syrup, lemon, cava, and cracked pepper.