Come up with the best name for this year's Do at the Zoo's specialty drink, and you could win two tickets to the June 19 party, a 25th anniversary celebration featuring food from more than sixty restaurants, live music and a menagerie of cocktails.
We'll drink to that -- and we can, with a special cocktail comprising two ounces of Casamigo's Blanco tequila, half an ounce of lime juice, three ounces of Fresca, ice and a garnish of a grapefruit twist, all in a tall glass. See also: Photos of Do at the Zoo 2013
The drink was created by the beverage director of Green Russell and Bonanno Concepts from ingredients donated by Republic National Distributing Company.
You can suggest names on the Do at the Zoo Facebook page through June 10; the Zoo will announce the winner soon after. In the meantime, tickets, $175, are still available for the Do at the Zoo, but fair warning: It often sells out. Find more information here.
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