Cocktails with a Twist…
It’s Happy Hour!! We are sharing some of our new finds of cocktail recipe books. They have some fun cocktails for you to try…
75 drinks, potions, concoctions, and offerings for your next haunted housewarming or Samhain soirée.
There are 75 delicious and malicious recipes, each gorgeously illustrated, mercilessly tested, and hilariously written. Recipes appear in the form of cryptic rhymes and arcane rituals but are always easy (and fun) to follow. Bibulous and ridiculous, Lovecraft Cocktails will bring delight and fright for Halloween, the holidays, and beyond.
A delightful romp through America’s Golden Age of Cocktails
The decades following the American Civil War burst with invention―they saw the dawn of the telephone, the motor car, electric lights, the airplane―but no innovation was more welcome than the beverage heralded as the “cocktail.”
Cecelia Tichi offers a tour of the cocktail hours of the Gilded Age, in which industry, innovation, and progress all take a break to enjoy the signature beverage of the age. Gilded Age Cocktails reveals the fascinating history behind each drink as well as bartenders’ formerly secret recipes.
- Fight Club Soda
- A Sidecar named Desire
- The Big Le-Brewski
- Monty Python and the Stoli Grail
- Bloody Mary Poppins
Featuring 75 recipes that even the novice bartender can make at home, Women’s Libation! is the perfect host gift to share at a party or to give to a feminist friend in need of some cheer.
With new twists on classic cocktails as well as inventive new libations, Grashin’s recipes will educate you as you imbibe, including such gems as:
• Joan of Arc & Stormy
• Vermouth Bader Ginsberg
• Emma Gold-Manhattan
• Rosé the Riveter
• Simone de Boulevardier
• Margaret Sanger-ia