I may not write about sports on a weekly basis (though next week’s Dallas Voice will be all about sports), but that doesn’t mean I don’t know how to follow a bracket. For this year’s March Madness, though, the bracket I’m following isn’t in NCAA Basketball, but in Cook Hall cocktails.
Cook Hall is the gastropub that replaced Craft down in the W Hotel last October, and their barstaff (Chad and Nick) came up with a Sweet Sixteen lineup of potent potables, paired off in a traditional bracket. And I got to be the judge. It wasn’t easy — four hours of tastings, over two days, all of which I had to prepare myself in their pretty-cool cocktail kits — but I took one for the team.
You can still partake and follow the bracket on Facebook (Cook Hall Dallas) and Twitter (@CookHall), or just come back here for the next few weeks and I’ll post the results.
After the jump, then, is Round One: