Alquimia Fria

Alquimia Fria : Dry Martini: Historias, Leyendas y Recetas Originales

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Traveling across time and several continents, this book investigates the creation of the quintessential cocktail, the dry martini. Bartenders, hotel managers, celebrities, and anonymous characters all in pursuit of the perfect concoction populate this entertaining book that reads like a novel. In addition to the history of the dry martini, the stories behind the creation of other well-known libations, such as the Bloody Mary, the Tom Collins, the margarita, and the pina colada, are explored, and readers are taught the art of how to make and enjoy cocktails for themselves."Viajando a traves del tiempo y de varios continentes, este libro investiga la creacion del coctel por excelencia, el dry martini. Barmanes, hoteleros, celebridades y personajes anonimos todos en busqueda de la mezcla perfecta pueblan este entretenido libro que se lee como novela. Ademas de la historia del dry martini, se exploran las historias de la creacion de otras bebidas conocidas, tales como el Bloody Mary, el Tom Collins, la margarita y la pina colada, y el lector es instruido en el arte de como hacer y disfrutar los cocteles por si mismo.""show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 192 pages
  • 156 x 234 x 14mm | 322.05g
  • Editorial Alreves S.L.
  • Barcelona, Spain
  • Spanish
  • New edition
  • Illustrations, unspecified
  • 8415098448
  • 9788415098447

About Leo Coyote

Leo Coyote is a noir novelist and the author of "El ano del terremoto" and "Otro dia en el paraiso." Jose Maria Gotarda is an award-winning bartender who frequently writes for magazines and newspapers and appears on Spanish television. He is the vice president of the Catalonia Barman Club, a member of the Federation of Spanish Barman Associations, and a professor at the Restaurant and Hotel School of Barcelona. Bernat Casanova is an artist who has exhibited his work in galleries in Barcelona. Jaume Casanova is an artist."show more