This first of its kind volume features 40 ways to make a classic martini, 60 nouveau concoctions and a directory of the world s best martini lounges Here, readers will discover the finer points of gin versus vodka, olive versus twist, shaken versus stirr
Shaken Not Stirred This first of its kind volume features ways to make a classic martini nouveau concoctions and a directory of the world s best martini lounges Here readers will discover the finer points of gin
This is an interesting martini book that has a little bit of everything. Included are the history, recipes, variations on those recipes, jokes, illustrations, and cartoons. One of the funniest cartoons is one where Charles Dickens breaks through his writer’s block when the bartender asks if he wants an olive or twist in his martini. Ha ha and ha.This would be a good bartender’s guide for the martini drinker and is better when researching martini drinks you read about in old novels or see in [...]
It's simply a book of recipes that all of us already know how to make. But it's worth borrowing from the library for the quotes and stories.
Shaken Not Stirred: A Celebration of the Martini by Anistatia R. Miller (1997)
enjoyed this,was an easy read and a nice change of pace