Vintage Spirits and Forgotten Cocktails

Vintage Spirits and Forgotten Cocktails : From the Alamagoozlum to the Zombie 100 Rediscovered Recipes and the Stories Behind Them

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In this expanded and updated edition of Forgotten Cocktails and Vintage Spirits, historian, expert, and drink aficionado Dr. Cocktail adds another 20 fine recipes to his hand-picked collection of 80 rare-and-worth-rediscovered drink recipes, shares revelations about the latest cocktail trends, provides new resources for uncommon ingredients, and profiles of many of the cocktail world's movers and shakers. Historic facts, expanded anecdotes, and full-color vintage images from extremely uncommon sources round out this must-have volume. For anyone who enjoys an icy drink and an unforgettable tale.
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Product details

  • Spiral bound | 352 pages
  • 177.8 x 203.2 x 33.02mm | 725.74g
  • Quarry Books
  • United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • Deluxe, Revised, Updated
  • 400
  • 1592535615
  • 9781592535613
  • 50,721

About Ted Haigh

Ted Haigh, a.k.a. Dr. Cocktail, makes his living as a graphic designer in the Hollywood movie industry and has worked on such spectacles as O Brother Where Art Thou?, American Beauty, and The Insider. Although he has been diligently researching cocktails since the '80s, his moonlighting as a cocktail historian became public in 1995, when he hosted the America Online spirits boards. In the intervening years, he has been quoted and referenced by the New York Times, Esquire, the Malt Advocate, and Men's Journal, as well as various books and other media. He is a partner in, an encyclopedic database of cocktail knowledge.
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Table of contents

Preface to the Revised Edition Greetings, Cocktail Archaeologists! Cocktail Archaeology: A Trip Down Mixology Lane The Recipes: The Alamagoozlum Cocktail The Algonquin Cocktail The Amarosa Cocktail Arnaud's Special Cocktail The Avenue The Aviation Barbara West Cocktail Barnum (Was Right) Cocktail The Bebbo Cocktail The Blackthorn Cocktail The Blinker Blood and Sand The Blue Moon Blue Paradise Boulevardier The Brandy Crusta The Brooklyn Cocktail The Calvados Cocktail Chatham Hotel Special The Coffee Cocktail The Communist The Corpse Reviver #2 Crimean Cup a la Marmora Curacao Punch The Delicious Sour The Derby The Diki-Diki Doctor Cocktail East India Cocktail The Fairbank Cocktail The Filmograph Cocktail Fish House Punch The Flying Dutchman The Fogcutter Fogcutter (Early) Ford Cocktail The Fred Collins Fiz The French 75 The Georgia Mint Julep Golden Dawn Hanky Panky Have a Heart Cocktail Honeymoon Cocktail Income Tax Cocktail The Jack Rose Cocktail Japalac Jasper's Jamaican Planter's Punch The Jupiter Cocktail Knickerbocker a la Monsieur La Floridita Daiquiri Leatherneck Cocktail The Liberal The Lion's Tail Lucien Gaudin Cocktail Mamie Taylor Milk Punch The Millionaire Cocktail The Modernista The Monkey Gland The Moscow Mule The Mother-in-Law Cocktail Palm Beach Special Park Avenue Cocktail Pegu Club Cocktail Pendennis Cocktail Picon Punch Pink Gin Ritz Sidecar The Rose Royal Bermuda Yacht Club Cocktail Saint Croix Rum Fix Satan's Whiskers The Scofflaw The Secret Cocktail The Seelbach Cocktail Seventh Heaven The Soother Soyer au Champagne The Straits Sling Three to One Cocktail Twelve Mile Limit The Twentieth Century Cocktail The Vesper Vieux Carre Cocktail Vowel Cocktail The Widow's Kiss Don the Beachcomber's Zombie Sidebar: Online Pioneers Appendices: Extra Credit: More Drinks and Mixtures We've Discussed Resource Guide: What It Is and Where to Get It Bibliography Afterword About the Author Index
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