by Meryl Pearlstein
Atlanta’s Restaurant Week will take place in the Downtown Dining District from Monday, July 26 through August 8. The multicultural cuisine at Atlanta’s Restaurant Week includes that of traditional steakhouses, seafood restaurants, Irish pubs and Mexican cantinas. Choose a 3-course meal at any of the 26 participating restaurants for a price of either $25 or $35. No coupon, voucher or reservation needed.
For more information, visit www.atlantadowntown.com/fun/restaurant-week.
The city sets its restaurant week apart from the rest by incorporating a signature cocktail; this year’s cocktail is the Bacardi Torched Cherry Blossom created by W Hotel Atlanta Downtown’s DRINKSHOP.
Bacardi Torched Cherry Blossom Ingredients:
- 2 oz. Bacardi Torched Cherry
- 1/2 oz. Martini & Rossi dry vermouth
- 1/2 oz. Martini & Rossi sweet vermouth
- 1/4 oz. Cherry Heering
- 1 dash angostura bitters
- Stir over ice
- Strain into a martini glass or over ice in a rocks glass
- Garnish with orange peel and cherry
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