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  • Cocktail Guy
    Cocktail Guy
    ISBN: 9781911216148
    Publication date: 01/01/2018

    "Master Mixologist" - The Daily Telegraph "Imaginative, daring and flying the flag for the savoury-beverage trend"- Harper's Bazaar "The drink industry's answer to Heston Blumenthal" - Square Meal "Pioneering Bartender" - City A.M. Meet Rich Woods, a.k.a The Cocktail Guy. At the forefront of the mixology revolution, Rich has been garnering fans and accolades through his creative reinventions of classic cocktails and exciting new drinks, all served with his signature innovative flair. In this, his first book, Rich unlocks the secrets of making creative cocktails at home, from mastering classic techniques, to flavouring alcohol through simple infusions and more complex distillations and making your own home-made bitters from herbs, spices, fruits and roots. At the centre of Rich's creative process is an understanding and exploration of flavour; from the way it unravels on the palate to new and unique combinations that are designed to surprise and delight. The 70 drinks recipes are divided into chapters -`Inspired by the Garden' and `From the Kitchen', all achievable for the home bartender, while the third chapter, `Iconoclastic', covers 13 of Rich s most creative recipes with challenging ingredients and exciting combinations for the confident enthusiast who wants to impress a crowd. For the more adventurous reader, the final chapter, `Distillations and Infusions', unlocks the alchemy of making your own distillations and liqueurs at home, from creating your own Beetroot & Chocolate Liqueur to transforming a leftover bottle of vodka with a few simple aromatics. Including key information on tools and techniques as well as infusing and distilling to imbue your drinks with maximum flavour, this is the ultimate guide to modern cocktailing for the home bartender.

    Author: WOODS, RICH
    Price: $32.99
  • Cocktails 200 Classic Recipes and Infographics
    Cocktails 200 Classic Recipes and Infographics
    ISBN: 9781780978154
    Publication date: 01/09/2016

    Master the art of mixology with these easy infographic cocktail recipes. Preparing a first-class cocktail relies upon understanding the ingredients and the complex alchemy of how they work together. In this book, each beautifully designed infographic shows precise measurements in easy-to-see glass proportions and gives instructions on which garnish and type of glass to be used for each drink. From coolers and coladas to slings, sours and screws, this book includes over 200 recipes for both old favourites and modern inventions. An informative introduction gives details on equipment needed, glassware, bar stocking and the basic techniques to get you started.

    Pages: 256
    Author: SPENCE, JORDAN
    Price: $29.99
  • Cooking with Cocktails Food Made With Booze Perhaps While Youre Drinking
    Cooking with Cocktails Food Made With Booze Perhaps While Youre Drinking
    ISBN: 9781581573978
    Publication date: 07/03/2017

    Julia Child famously commented, "I enjoy cooking with wine, sometimes I even put it in the food . . . " Kristy Gardner has taken this idea to the next level in Cooking with Cocktails. Every recipe is touched with alcohol; the result is a punchy visual adventure with roots in Italian and French cuisine that demands enjoying meals with passion, with friends, and with alcohol. Recipes include: Irish Whisky French Onion SoupLimoncello Spot Prawns with Fresh Black Pepper Beer Braised Chicken ThighsApple Cider Pork Loin with Thyme and RosemaryRed Wine Poached Pears with Creamy RicottaWhiskey Soaked Vanilla Anise Cherries Join the celebration of the very best that life has to offer-good friends, good food, good drink, great stories, and bad jokes-with humor, delicious recipes, and mouth-watering photographs.

    Pages: 256
    Price: $42.99
  • Craft Cider How to Turn Apples Into Alcohol
    Craft Cider How to Turn Apples Into Alcohol
    ISBN: 9781581573138
    Publication date: 01/10/2015

    Author: SMITH, JEFF
    Price: $25.99
  • Craft Spirits
    Craft Spirits
    ISBN: 9780241229682
    Publication date: 01/05/2016

    Want to mix drinks like a pro? Let Craft Spirits infuse your life with some mixology magic. Learn how to mix spirits from brandy to bourbon to create your own custom cocktails for every occasion. Craft distillers and micro distilleries are big news, and Craft Spirits catalogues more than 250 spirits including schnapps, mezcal, rum, gin, and absinthe (for the brave). This unique book explores a truly international range of craft spirits, including the names to watch and spirits to try. With an intoxicating mix of reference, photography and how-to information, Craft Spirits is the definitive guide to an exciting new mixology movement. Mix it up, infuse your own, and create new cocktails with Craft Spirits.

    Pages: 224
    Dimension: 240mm X 200mm
    Price: $35.00
  • Cuban Cocktails 100 Classic and Modern Drinks
    Cuban Cocktails 100 Classic and Modern Drinks
    ISBN: 9781454917502
    Publication date: 01/02/2016

    From the celebrated Cuban bar Cienfuegos, owned by the co-owner of the award-winning Death & Co., dubbed America's Best Cocktail Bar, comes this spirited collection of 100 recipes that celebrate Cuba's rich cocktail history and culture. Featuring classics as well as modern craft concoctions, Cuban Cocktails offers more than just a gathering of recipes. It captures the tropical elegance and unfiltered energy of old Cuba, brimming with beautiful, evocative images of the drinks and the places where they came to life. Sidebars shed fascinating light on the country's legendary bars and nightclubs and the famous bartenders and entrepreneurs who ran them, while quotes and fun facts give a tantalizing taste of the once-forbidden Caribbean island.

    Pages: 256
    Author: DEROSSI, RAVI
    Price: $37.99
  • Curious Bartender An Odyssey of Malt Bourbon and Rye Whiskies
    Curious Bartender An Odyssey of Malt Bourbon and Rye Whiskies
    ISBN: 9781849755627
    Publication date: 01/12/2014

    An innovative, captivating tour of the finest whiskies the world has to offer, brought to you by bestselling author and whisky connoisseur Tristan Stephenson. Tristan explores the origins of whisky, from the extraordinary Chinese distillation pioneers well over 2,000 years ago to the discovery of the medicinal 'aqua vitae' (water of life), through to the emergence of what we know as whisky. Explore the magic of malting, the development of flavour and the astonishing barrel-ageing process as you learn about how whisky is made. In the main chapter, Tristan takes us on a journey through 60 distilleries around the world, exploring their remarkable quirks, unique techniques and flavours, featuring all new location photography from the Scottish Highlands to Tennessee. After that, you might choose to make the most of Tristan's bar skills with some inspirational whisky-based cocktails. This fascinating, comprehensive book is sure to appeal to whisky aficionados and novices alike.

    Pages: 288
    Dimension: 244mm X 199mm
    Price: $45.00
  • Curious Bartenders Gin Palace
    Curious Bartenders Gin Palace
    ISBN: 9781849757010
    Publication date: 01/05/2016

    An innovative, captivating tour of the finest gins and distilleries the world has to offer, brought to you by bestsellingauthor and gin connoisseur Tristan Stephenson.The Curious Bartender's Gin Palace is the follow-up to master mixologist Tristan Stephenson's hugely successfulbooks, The Curious Bartender and The Curious Bartender: An Odyssey of Malt, Bourbon & Rye Whiskies.Discover the extraordinary journey that gin has taken, from its origins in the Middle Ages as the herbal medicine'genever' to gin's commercialization and the dark days of the Gin Craze in mid 18th Century London, through to itspartnership with tonic water - creating the most palatable and enjoyable anti-malarial medication - to the golden agethat it is now experiencing. In the last few years, hundreds of distilleries and micro-distilleries are cropping up allover the world, producing superb craft products infused with remarkable new blends of botanicals. InThe Curious Bartender: Gin Palace, you'll be at the cutting-edge of the most exciting developments, uncovering the alchemy of the ginproduction process and the science of flavour before taking a tour through the most exciting distilleries and gins theworld has to offer. Finally, put Tristan's mixology skills into practice with a dozen spectacular cocktails including aPurl, a Rickey and a Fruit Cup.

    Pages: 208
    Dimension: 235mm X 190mm
    Price: $45.00
  • Curious Bartenders Home Bar Kit (Book Recipe Cards and Jigger)
    Curious Bartenders Home Bar Kit (Book Recipe Cards and Jigger)
    ISBN: 9781849758970
    Publication date: 01/01/2018

    Preparing a first-class cocktail relies upon a deep understanding of its ingredients and the delicate alchemy of how they work together. Nobody understands this better than Tristan Stephenson – drinks industry consultant, bar owner, restaurateur and author of five books on the subject of drinks and drinking. Here he offers expert advice on the fundamentals of home mixology and explains the practical cocktail-making techniques that every keen home barman should master, from how to build a drink in a glass to preparing a variety of garnishes.

    Tristan showcases a selection of classic and modern cocktails on a deck of 4-colour laminated recipe cards included in the pack. The intriguing origin of each drink is explained and the colourful historical characters who inspired or created them are introduced. Recipes include drinks with gin, rum, tequila, whiskey and brandy bases and you'll find familiar classics such as the Manhattan, Negroni and Martini, discover lesser known vintage gems including the Martinez and Aviation and how to perfect modern favourites, the Espresso Martini and Mojito. Also included is a cocktail jigger – the essential piece of cocktail-making kit for any enthusiast.

    Pages: 64
    Dimension: 140mm X 140mm
    Price: $27.99
  • Dead Distillers A History of the Upstarts and Outlaws Who Made American Spirits
    Dead Distillers A History of the Upstarts and Outlaws Who Made American Spirits
    ISBN: 9781419720215
    Publication date: 01/06/2016

    Exhuming the stories of the notable and not-so-famous figures who distilled the American spirit, the founders of Kings County Distillery now offer a rich history of whiskey, moonshine and other spirits. The book presents 50 entertainingand sometimes morbidmicrobiographies of figures from distillings bygone days, including farmers, scientists, oligarchs, criminals and the occasional US president. The book also features sidebars, graphics, and photos, such as relevant family trees, walking-tour maps, and noteworthy, vintage newspaper clippings. A visually and textually rich volume from the authors of The Kings County Distillery Guide to Urban Moonshining, The Kings County Guide to Dead Distillers is a spirited portrait of the unusual and storied past of forgotten drunkenness.

    Pages: 224
    Dimension: 228mm X 152mm
    Price: $35.00
  • Death and Co
    Death and Co
    ISBN: 9781607745259
    Publication date: 01/11/2014

    The definitive guide to the contemporary craft cocktail movement, from one of the highest-profile, most critically lauded, and influential bars in the world.

    Featuring hundreds of recipes for signature Death & Co creations as well as classic drink formulas, Death & Co is not only a comprehensive collection of the bar's best, but also a complete cocktail education. With chapters on the theory and philosophy of drink-making; a complete guide to the spirits, tools, and other ingredients needed to make a great bar; and specs for nearly 500 iconic drinks, Death & Co is destined to become the go-to reference on craft cocktails. Filled with beautiful, evocative photography; illustrative charts and infographics; and colorful essays about the characters who fill the bar each night, Death & Co--like its namesake bar--is bold, elegant, and setting the pace for mixologists around the world.

    Pages: 304
    Author: KAPLAN, DAVID
    Price: $64.99
    ISBN: 9780470026335

    Howard Watson is the author of Bar Style and Hotel Revolution by Wiley-Academy. He gained a degree at the University of York and a postgraduate diploma in publishing before becoming an editor and writer specialising in the arts, lifestyle and culture. He has contributed to many publications, including the Independent and Architectural Design, and edited a wide range of titles on architecture, art and theatre

    Author: WATSON, HOWARD
    Price: $5.00
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