Over 1,200 people visited Main Street Armory for the 2017 Rochester Bloody Mary Fest. After tasting bloody mary recipes by 10 contestants, attendees named The Revelry as winner with “Blood Runner.”
Honeoye Boat House Grille took the crown for best garnished bloody mary with “Boat House Morning Antidote,” and Bitter Honey took home the prize for most creative bloody mary with “Not So Bitter.”
The event featured 10 local bars and restaurants as they showcased their best bloody mary concoctions, all made with vodka from western New York’s Tommyrotter Distillery. Participating bars and restaurants were Bitter Honey, Black Button Distillery, Blu Wolf Bistro, Cub Room, Honeoye Boathouse Grille, Hogan’s Hideaway, Nosh, Orbs, The Revelry and Roam Cafe.