Difford S Guide 365 Days Of Cocktails

Author: Simon Difford
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1784720976
Size: 49.45 MB
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We've trawled the globe and pulled together a compendium of quirky happenings, anniversaries, birthdays and traditional events and, using our vast knowledge of the cocktail world, paired each one with an appropriate cocktail. Celebrate everything from Mandela's inauguration to aliens' alleged arrival from outer space. Contents include: * Leninade on January 27, the day the siege of Leningrad was broken * Honey Bee Mine on February 14, Valentine's Day * Shamrock on March 17, St Patrick's Day * The Money Penny on April 13, James Bond's birthday * Darth Jäger on May 4, Star Wars Day * Dry Ice Martini on June 18, the Icelandic Independence Day * La Bicyclette on July 1, the day the first Tour de France started * Old Flame on August 24, the day Vesuvius erupted * Vacation Cocktail on September 27, World Tourism Day * Bitches' Brew on October 31, Hallowe'en * Berlin Sour on November 9, the day the Berlin Wall came down * Rosarita Margarita on December 1, the day Rosa Parks got on a bus ...and 353 more!


Author: Simon Difford
Publisher: diffordsguide
ISBN: 9780955627606
Size: 66.87 MB
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Contains 432 pages including a massive 2,200 cocktail recipes, stipulating the correct glass and illustrated with a colour photograph. This encyclopaedic tome also includes the history of cocktails as well as illustrated reviews of the cocktail bars.

Do Ahead Christmas

Author: James Ramsden
Publisher: Pavilion Books
ISBN: 1910496200
Size: 17.62 MB
Format: PDF
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The festive season is when most of us need a bit of help in the kitchen. So many parties to prepare for, not to mention the big day itself, when family and friends converge for the Christmas feast. This is where James Ramsden's 'do-ahead' approach to cooking comes into its own, allowing the cook to enjoy being with their guests instead of stuck in the kitchen. With practical advice for making delicious and creative festive food well in advance, from party canapes, to Christmas lunch with all the trimmings, even drinks and edible gifts, ideas for scaling up, menu planning and storage. Do-Ahead Christmas is the book that no foodie can do without.


Author: Josh Friedland
Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.
ISBN: 1492626252
Size: 54.24 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Do you like your garlic Goodfellas thin? Have you ever been part of a carrotmob? Why are bartenders fat washing their spirits (and what does that even mean?) Eatymology demystifies the most fascinating new food words to emerge from today's professional kitchens, food science laboratories, pop culture, the Web, and more. With 100 definitions, illustrations, and fun food facts and statistics on everything from bistronomy to wine raves, Eatymology shows you why it's absolutely imperative to adopt a coffee name and what it means to be gastrosexual, and is the perfect gift for everyone from foodiots to brocavores.

The Essential Cocktail Book

Author: Megan Krigbaum
Publisher: Ten Speed Press
ISBN: 039957932X
Size: 26.90 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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An indispensable atlas of the best cocktail recipes—each fully photographed—for classic and modern drinks, whether shaken, stirred, up, or on the rocks. How do you create the perfect daiquiri? In what type of glass should you serve a whiskey sour? What exactly is an aperitif cocktail? A compendium for both home and professional bartenders, The Essential Cocktail Book answers all of these questions and more—through recipes, lore and techniques for 150 drinks, both modern and classic.

Willing S Press Guide

Author: James Willing
Size: 21.82 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Coverage of publications outside the UK and in non-English languages expands steadily until, in 1991, it occupies enough of the Guide to require publication in parts.