Nominated for a Spirited Award as “Best New Cocktail Book” by Tales of the Cocktail 2021.
Over 200 essential recipes for Slings & Sours, Grogs & Nogs
by Dave Stolte with Jason Schiffer
ALL-NEW TENTH ANNIVERSARY EDITION
Look no further than “Home Bar Basics (and Not-So-Basics)” to master your Margarita, perfect your punch, and sharpen your shake. Get to know Slings & Sours, Grogs & Nogs: four drink families, the key to unlocking The Basics. Then, the door is open to explore The Not-So-Basics: complex recipes, homemade liqueurs, and advanced techniques. Over 200 clearly-written recipes break down the mysteries of classic and craft cocktails, homemade sodas, and non-alcoholic delights. Enjoy a crash-course in booze history, learn how to curate a core wine selection, stay afloat on best beer and cider choices, even pick up tips for home entertaining with ease. Basically, you’ll be stirring and straining like a pro.