The Cocktail Book

£8.99

The Cocktail Book was published at the precise time that the modern cocktail found true success, and is both a connoisseur’s curiosity and a practical guide to mixing classic drinks at home.

Product details

The Cocktail Book, first published in 1900, is the earliest book devoted purely to the art of the cocktail. For thirty years including the prohibition, it was a staple of well-stocked bars, although originals are now extremely rare. This collection, in a beautiful new edition, allows a modern audience to rediscover the joy of classic cocktails, with early recipes for the Whisky Sour, Mint Julep, Manhattan, and many more.Features recipes for classic cocktails and their more experimental variations – includes the Manhattan, Tom Collins and an early recipe for eggnog, among others

Publisher
British Library
Publication date
October 2017
Pages
80 pages
Dimensions
200 x 130 mm
Binding
Hardback

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