Cocktails

by Laura Moorhead, Paul Harrington

Viking USA | May 1, 1998 | Hardcover |

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300 drink classics from the Americano to the Zombie -- for the generation that has rediscovered and shaken up what their grandparents drank

The 1990s cocktail comeback is headiest among the twentysomethings who made the movie Swingers a hit and were profiled in_ Esquire's "Cocktail Culture" cover story. Paul Harrington slakes the growing thirst for mixology at Wired's "Cocktail". Web site (www. cocktailtime.com), which draws over 250,000 hits a month and has more than 40,000 readers Now this specialist bartender (known to his fans as "The Alchemist") has put all his wit, wisdom and know-how into a book that as cool as it's compendious -- from James Bond's classic Vesper to the Monkey Gland and the Police Gazette

Starting with full coverage of basic essentials from glassware to garnishes, Cocktail goes on to feature everything you need to know about sixty-four classic cocktails, illustrated with four-color spreads and over three hundred additional drink recipes. Find out what turns a Martini into a Bull's eye, whether to serve Mint Julep over shaved or crushed ice, and the true genesis of the Moscow Mule and the feisty,

Format: Hardcover

Published: May 1, 1998

Publisher: Viking USA

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0670880221

ISBN - 13: 9780670880225

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Cocktails

Cocktails

by Laura Moorhead, Paul Harrington

Format: Hardcover

Published: May 1, 1998

Publisher: Viking USA

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0670880221

ISBN - 13: 9780670880225

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300 drink classics from the Americano to the Zombie -- for the generation that has rediscovered and shaken up what their grandparents drank

The 1990s cocktail comeback is headiest among the twentysomethings who made the movie Swingers a hit and were profiled in_ Esquire's "Cocktail Culture" cover story. Paul Harrington slakes the growing thirst for mixology at Wired's "Cocktail". Web site (www. cocktailtime.com), which draws over 250,000 hits a month and has more than 40,000 readers Now this specialist bartender (known to his fans as "The Alchemist") has put all his wit, wisdom and know-how into a book that as cool as it's compendious -- from James Bond's classic Vesper to the Monkey Gland and the Police Gazette

Starting with full coverage of basic essentials from glassware to garnishes, Cocktail goes on to feature everything you need to know about sixty-four classic cocktails, illustrated with four-color spreads and over three hundred additional drink recipes. Find out what turns a Martini into a Bull's eye, whether to serve Mint Julep over shaved or crushed ice, and the true genesis of the Moscow Mule and the feisty,

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Beginning with full coverage of the basic essentials, from barware to garnishes, "Cocktail" goes on to feature everything one needs to know to create 64 classic cocktails. Color illustrations
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