2010 Mocktail Mixoff
Mocktail Mix Off 2010 was very interesting, we were excited to have Red Robin on board for their first year to sponsor the tournament. It was and good fit, looking forward to 2011.
All the mixologists brought very different Mocktails for the competition. We had one presented with a glasses lined with ginger sugar (the winner click here for the recipe Gingered Granate Mocktail), we had another one that used kool aid as the key ingredient, (a strong contender). The tent was very crowded, and everyone had a chance to try all four of the Mocktails.
We had four Mixologists, Pat Beldon, Judy Sheftel’s sister (Justin’s Aunt), Barry Morrell, last year’s winner and long time friend of the family, Steve Schmidt, father of Ryan and Mark Schmidt, and great supporter of the tournament, and Amanda ziegler, representative from Red Robin.
Pat Beldon with her ‘Gingered Granate’ walked away as the winner, it was very close the judges had to work hard to make a decision.
Judging was done by Keith Groller, sports announcer and writer, Charlie Dent, US Representative, Mike Davila, Linda Sheftel’s brother, and Melissa Lawson, 2010 Scholarship Winner.
It was a great event and one that will continue to contribute to the tournament, and our message to the community, fans and supporters, – do NOT drink and drive.
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