From Martinis and Manhattans to sparkling Bellinis and fruity, frozen daiquiris, this user-friendly collection of cocktail recipes will turn anyone into an outstanding bartender! Arranged by spirit type and filled with enticing photographs, itas the perfect introduction to the intimidating world of drink-making. Hundreds of fabulous concoctions are included, from traditional to trendy, from sophisticated to luscious tropical tastes. All your favorite liquors are here: vodka, gin, rum, whisky, brandy, and even sparkling, celebratory champagne. Whip up a Bloody Mary for a special brunch or Hot Buttered Rum for a cold winteras night. Sip a Mint Julep out on the porch, like a true Southerner. Get sexy with a Between the Sheets. Grab some cachaAsa, limes, and sugar and make a Caipirinha, Brazilas delicious national drink. Or feel as if youare down in old Havana with a Cuba Libre or minty Mojito. Plus, there are plenty of punches to enliven any party. Most of the recipes include several variations to try out, and novices will find a wealth of basic information, including tips on what to drink and when; what equipment, glassware, and ingredients youall need; and which techniques you must know aincluding shaking, muddling, building, and layering. Thereas also advice on getting everything ready and what to do when speed is of the essence. When you want to learn how to mix drinks, this is the beginneras guide youall need.Ingredients 11a2 oz / 41a2 cl citrus vodka 1 oz/ 3 cl Cointreau 1 oz/ 3 cl freshly squeezed lime juice 11a2 oz / 41a2 cl cranberry juice Preparation ... Recommendations ac Try adding a piece of muddled fresh ginger to make a Ginger Cosmopolitan.
|Title||:||Cocktails, Cocktails, and More Cocktails|
|Publisher||:||Charlesbridge - 2011-10-01|