Proof: The Science of Booze

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Tequila Mockingbird: Cocktails with a Literary Twist

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The Bar Book: Elements of Cocktail Technique

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The Art of the Shim: Low-Alcohol Cocktails to Keep You Level

The Art of the Shim: Low-Alcohol Cocktails to Keep You LevelMore drink Less drunk n nYou deserve a great cocktail and you don t have to over indulge to get it Shims serious, low alcohol cocktails are where everyone can come together, whether it s for the one drink of the evening or when this is but the first of many n nThis book is your invitation to a worl

SteamDrunks: 101 Steampunk Cocktails and Mixed Drinks

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Apothecary Cocktails: Restorative Drinks from Yesterday and Today

Apothecary Cocktails: Restorative Drinks from Yesterday and TodayAt the turn of the century, pharmacies in Europe and America prepared homemade tinctures, bitters, and herbal remedies mixed with alcohol for curative benefit for everything from poor digestion to the common cold Today, trendy urban bars such as Apothke in New York, Apo Bar Lounge in Philadelphia

Craft Cocktails at Home

Craft Cocktails at HomeThink of It as Your PhD in Drinking n nIn Craft Cocktails at Home, you ll embark upon a one of a kind journey as you learn how to make some of the world s most innovative, unique, and delicious cocktails n nTaste scientists, engineers, and talented bartenders with decades of experience all contributed

Gin: A Global History

Gin: A Global HistoryMother s Milk, Mother s Ruin, and Ladies Delight Dutch Courage and Cuckold s Comfort These evocative nicknames for gin hint that it has a far livelier history than the simple and classic martini would lead you to believe In this book, Lesley Jacobs Solmonson journeys into gin s past, revealing t