1000 Best Bartender Recipes

ISBN: 9781402205477

By: Suzi Parker

Published: 08/01/2005

A must-have shelf reference for home bartenders!

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Go from novice mixer to expert in no time Learn the ropes from bartender extraordinaire Suzi Parker -101 shot recipes for the perpetually 21 -Over 100 tropical drinks for your next backyard barbecue or beachfront luau -Recreate the Hollywood glam of the Roaring Twenties and the Vintage Cool of Sinatra and the Rat Pack -Martini recipes for the James Bond (The Original) or Carrie Bradshaw (The Cosmopolitan) in all of us -A bartender’s must-have list--from the essential ingredients to glassware and tools of the trade -Drinks for New Year’s, 4th of July, Christmas and every holiday in between -Fun facts about some of your favorite drinks --Drinks for every time of day and every occasion--you’ll never have to serve the same drink twice From the tried-and-true classics you know to exotic new drinks you’ll love.

About the Author

Suzi Parker

Suzi Parker is a bartending school graduate as well as an award-winning journalist, focusing extensively on politics, Southern culture, and sexual mores in the Deep South. She is the author of the non-fiction book, Sex in the South: Unbuckling the Bible Belt (Justin Charles & Co., 2003).


Table of Contents

Bartending 101

Chapter One:
Breakfast Cocktails--
The All-Night Party Crowd’s Eye-Openers

Chapter Two:
Lounge Lizards’ Classic Cocktails--
Making Sinatra Proud

Chapter Three:
Champagne Concoctions--
Park Avenue Potions

Chapter Four:
Martini Madness
Bond and Babe Drinks

Chapter Five:
After Dinner Dreams--
Turn Your Lamp Down Low

Chapter Six:
Bahama Mama Tropical Drinks--
Hula ‘Til It Hurts

Chapter Seven:
Shots and Slammers for the Perpetual 21-Year-Old--
Sorority and Fraterntity Fantasia

Chapter Eight:
Vintage Cocktails--
Gone but Not Forgotten

Chapter Nine:
Tempting Tipples for Festive Frolics--
‘Tis the Season

Chapter Ten:
Virgin Jacks and Jills--
For the Sober One in All of Us

Cures without Cussing--
The Morning After

Index of Liquors
Index of Recipe Names
About the Author


Introduction – Setups
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Format: Paperback

Length: 8 in
Width: 4.5 in
Weight: 18.00 oz
Page Count: 576 pages


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