Ultimate Bar Book
Hazel & Dewey
The Comprehensive Guide to Over 1,000 Cocktails
Loaded with essential-to-know topics such as barware, tools, and mixing tips, this book has it all. Find all the classics, from The Martini to the Bloody Mary, plus the many variations. And then there are all the creative new elixirs like the Tasmanian Twister Cocktail or the Citron Sparkler. Illustrations show precisely what type of glass should be used for each drink. With suggestions for beer, sake, and wine in addition to traditional liquors and non-alcoholic beverages, you'll be sure to please all your guests. Also find useful tips for entertaining and soothing hangovers.
Favorite Recipes: Rose Martini, Corpse Reviver, Wally Wallbanger, Violet Champagne d'Amour, Effervescent Apricot Punch
Sections: 1) The Essential Bar 2) Mixology 3) Smooth Entertaining 4) Drinks by Liquor
Author: Mittie Hellmich is a photographer and former columnist for the Oregonian. Her photographs have appeared in Highballs, High Heels and Atomic Cocktails. She is the author of Sangria, Paradise on Ice, and Party Shots.
Details: 7" x 5.5" / Hardcover / 474 pages / Chronicle Books / Hachette