When I picked up this book, my first reaction was, "How can there be 101 recipes for Mojitos? That's insane." But then I noticed the subtitle: "and other muddled drinks." Okay, that makes sense. Muddled drinks are very popular these days, and there's an endless variety of them. Muddling is a technique of combining ingredients … Read more
I'm trying to create a drink in honor of a book. It needs to look ghostly. Thoughts?
I love reading books filled with cocktail recipes. Some of them are fun because they're so bad — every other drink calls for sweet and sour or pina colada mix or some other vile bottled substance. But the good ones are good because they contain real recipes for delicious drinks that a person with a … Read more
"A man who has drank his drinks cold at the same expense for one week can never be presented with them warm again." -Frederic Tudor, the 19th-century "Ice King" One of the greatest advances of the past century is something we all take for granted: the availability of ice on demand. Image what life would … Read more