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Book Review: Jason Wilson’s “Wine Cocktails (Planet of the Grapes)”

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The use of wine in cocktails is a hot trend among today’s top bartenders. But as Jason Wilson’s excellent new book shows, this trend is actually ages old. I grew up in Bakersfield, California, a community with a large Basque population. (Thus my fondness for the Picon Punch.) One of the most popular drinks with … Read more

“Professor Cocktail’s Holiday Drinks” – Free for a Limited Time

Professor Cocktails Holiday Drinks: Recipes for Mixed Drinks and More

From now until December 20, 2013, Professor Cocktail’s Holiday Drinks: Recipes for Mixed Drinks and More is free to download from Amazon. Think of it as my Christmas gift to you, as a thank you for being a loyal reader. Stuffed full of 112 recipes for drinks of all kinds, Professor Cocktail’s Holiday Drinks is your secret weapon for … Read more

Celebrate the Season with “Professor Cocktail’s Holiday Drinks: Recipes for Mixed Drinks and More”

Professor Cocktails Holiday Drinks: Recipes for Mixed Drinks and More

Professor Cocktail’s Holiday Drinks: Recipes for Mixed Drinks and More By David J. Montgomery In cocktail bars and lounges around the world, people will be gathering during the holiday season to enjoy a drink or two with family and friends. Now you can enjoy the same great drinks at home with the recipes included in … Read more

Two Nice Mentions for “Professor Cocktail’s Zombie Horde”

Professor Cocktail's Zombie Horde

Although it’s been out for a while now, Professor Cocktail’s Zombie Horde: Recipes for the World’s Most Lethal Drink continues to generate interest. Two blogs, one devoted to Tiki and one devoted to rum, recently wrote about the book. On his website, The Atomic Grog, Jim “Hurricane” Hayward uses Professor Cocktail’s Zombie Horde as the centerpiece for … Read more