The Pink Martini signature drink of the night was created by Datz which featured 360 Vodka and Domaine de Canton ginger liquor. This cocktail was a hit for sure and did sneak up on us.
|Signature martini - Pink Ginger|
The Aquarium is a beautiful venue with many sights to see. Imagine drinking a pink ginger martini while taking in these views:
The menu selection for the night included the following:
- Bruschetta with locally grown tomatoes, basil and garlic
- Assorted sushi
- Wild mushroom and boursin tartlets
- Pear and almond brie in puff pastry
- Tuscan tri-colored tartlet with goat cheese, sundried tomatoes and pesto
- Lobster cobbler
- Mini beef wellington
|Bruschetta & Assorted Sushi|
|Pear & Almond Brie Puff Pastry|
|Tuscan Tri Colored Tartlet w/ Goats cheese|
The evening offered a silent auction with many great prizes. I was hoping to win a race entry for Gabe and I for the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure (competitive 10K division) but I was outbid while watching the fashion show. The fashion show included designers who offered one of a kind pieces to the crowd at a live auction.
famous penguins made their way around to visit the guest. They even dressed for the occasion
Susan G. Komen race for the cure which takes place on October 6th at Vinoy Park in St. Petersburg.