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Best Cocktail Books Everyone Should Read

Looking for the best Cocktail books? Browse our list to find excellent book recommendations on the subject.

1. The Mini Bar: 100 Essential Cocktail Recipes; 8 Notebook Set (2018)

Best Cocktail Books Everyone Should ReadFrom the editors of PUNCH, these eight small notebooks, organized by base ingredient, feature classic and modern drink recipes for essential spirits, liqueurs, and wines: whisky, rum, gin, vodka, tequila, champagne, sherry, and amaro. Each notebook also includes space in the back for jotting down that new cocktail creation. Nested in a sturdy slipcase, this colorful compilation is the ultimate bar cart accessory. #25,400 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #38 in Cocktails & Mixed Drinks #34 in Wine (Books) #4 in Champagne Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product,…
Author(s): Editors of PUNCH

2. Keto Happy Hour: 50+ Low-Carb Craft Cocktails to Quench Your Thirst (1) (2018)

Best Cocktail Books Everyone Should ReadListen up, low-carb libation lovers! Kyndra Holley, the evil genius behind the popular food blog Peace, Love and Low Carb, is at it again with her new book, Keto Happy Hour: 50+ Low-Carb Craft Cocktails to Quench Your Thirst. Readers rely on Kyndra for healthy, keto-friendly versions of their favorite carb-laden foods. With this book, she shows you how to up your cocktail game, too. Kyndra knows that navigating alcohol can be tricky on a low-carb diet, so she takes all the guesswork out of it for you, showing you how to indulge while sticking to a healthy ketogenic lifestyle. Think you…
Author(s): Kyndra Holley

3. Cocktails Made Simple: Easy & Delicious Recipes for the Home Bartender (2019)

Best Cocktail Books Everyone Should ReadGive bartending a shot―become a master mixologistAre you looking for an exciting way to entertain? Cocktails Made Simple sets you up for success, showing you how to craft 40 iconic cocktails in the comforts of your own home.From finding the right glass to a flaming peel finish, learn how to build a functional home bar using cost-effective tips on the essential tools to mix with―and familiar alternatives to make the most of what you have on hand.Cocktails Made Simple includes: Shake things up and elevate your entertaining game with Cocktails Made Simple. Cheers!…
Author(s): Brian Weber, Amin Benny

4. Handcrafted Bitters: Simple Recipes for Artisanal Bitters and the Cocktails That Love Them (2015)

Best Cocktail Books Everyone Should ReadWith more bitters recipes than any other book–and twice as many cocktail recipes to try them out–Handcrafted Bitters belongs on the shelf of every cocktail enthusiast, kitchen crafter, foodie, and happy drunk. An expert at simplifying professional techniques for the DIYer, Will Budiaman has created an easy-to-use and adventurous guide that provides all the tools needed to craft your own bitters and take your cocktails to the next level. Seasonal bitters and cocktail recipes, professional tips and tricks, and plenty of cocktail lore and wisdom demystify the art of making bitters at home. Complete with a…
Author(s): William Budiaman

5. The Ultimate Cocktail Book: Modern and Classic Cocktail Recipes incl. Wodka, Whiskey, Gin and More (2019)

Best Cocktail Books Everyone Should ReadPromotion ends shortly! The ultimate Cocktail Book The ultimate Cocktail Book: Modern and Classic Cocktail Recipes incl. Wodka, Whiskey, Gin and Moresuper delicious, easy to prepare!★ You want to learn some important things about equipment and usage ?★ You want to make your evening with friends perfect?★ You need a big variety of recipes for different occasions?★ You want to know how you can wow your family and friends this weekend? To add to the allure are the visually interesting and oft times attention grabbing adornments or garnishing. And then there is the perfectly thrown-together array of tastes,…
Author(s): Edward Bailey Smith

6. Cocktail Hour Under the Tree of Forgetfulness (2012)

Best Cocktail Books Everyone Should ReadA story of survival and war, love and madness, loyalty and forgiveness, Cocktail Hour Under the Tree of Forgetfulness is an intimate exploration of Fuller’s parents, whom readers first met in Don’t Let’s Go to the Dogs Tonight, and of the price of being possessed by Africa’s uncompromising, fertile, death-dealing land. We follow Tim and Nicola Fuller hopscotching the continent, restlessly trying to establish a home. War, hardship, and tragedy follow the family even as Nicola fights to hold on to her children, her land, her sanity. But just when it seems that…
Author(s): Alexandra Fuller

7. Shake: A New Perspective on Cocktails (2014)

Best Cocktail Books Everyone Should ReadDesign, cocktail, and culinary enthusiasts Eric Prum and Josh Williams realized that while cocktail bars have sprouted up just about everywhere, good drinks still couldn’t be found in the one place where they always mixed them: at home with friends.So, from their Brooklyn workshop, where they designed, created, and launched The Mason Shaker, a now-iconic invention that transformed a Mason jar into a cocktail shaker, they also created Shake. One part instructional recipe book and one part photo journey through their year of cocktail crafting, the book is a simple and inspirational expression of their…
Author(s): Eric Prum, Josh Williams

8. Cocktail Piano Classics (2016)

Best Cocktail Books Everyone Should Read(Easy Piano Songbook). 50 sophisticated and simplified favorites arranged for easy piano solo, including: As Time Goes By * Blue Moon * Come Rain or Come Shine * Days of Wine and Roses * Fly Me to the Moon (In Other Words) * Georgia on My Mind * Here’s That Rainy Day * I Left My Heart in San Francisco * I’ll Take Romance * I’m in the Mood for Love * Lullaby of Birdland * Moon River * A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square * Over the Rainbow * Puttin’ On the Ritz * Stardust * The Very Thought of You * Young and Foolish * and more. #889,317 in Books (See…
Author(s): Hal Leonard Corp.

9. MOST POPULAR COCKTAILS: Modern and Classic Mixed Drinks. Recipe Book (2019)

Best Cocktail Books Everyone Should Read!Free Kindle version included!Unless you’re still an undergrad, it’s time to move on from making rum and Cokes or vodka sodas at the bar. After all, you’re a grown-up, and you should be drinking grown-up drinks. In this book you will find recipes of most popular bar drinks that you can make.The Most Popular Cocktails is:   • More then 70 of the world best cocktails made with 6 key ingredients   • Step-by-Step recipes with Rum, Gin, Vodka, Tequila, Brandy and Whisky   • Help with choosing and using glassware   • A guide…
Author(s): Ian Birell

10. The Cocktail Waitress (2013)

Best Cocktail Books Everyone Should ReadFollowing her husband’s death in a suspicious car accident, beautiful young widow Joan Medford is forced to take a job serving drinks in a cocktail lounge to make ends meet and to have a chance of regaining custody of her young son. At the job she encounters two men who take an interest in her, a handsome young schemer who makes her blood race and a wealthy but unwell older man who rewards her for her attentions with a $50,000 tip and an unconventional offer of marriage… #123,240 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #1179 in Hard-Boiled Mystery #5734 in Murder Thrillers #1953 in Short Stories…
Author(s): James M. Cain

11. The Cocktail Waitress: Women’s Work in a Man’s World (2008)

Best Cocktail Books Everyone Should ReadA 1975 classic, this highly readable, in-depth study examines a familiar female role in contemporary American society. The authors apply fieldwork methods to the study of social behavior in a college bar–as viewed from the perspective of cocktail waitresses. They describe in detail the day-to-day lives of women and the meaning of work for women in a man’s world. Not a feminist tract, their book provides a wealth of empirical data on the nature of being female in our culture. The Cocktail Waitress examines female/male relationships as well as patterns of male dominance in social interaction, and shows how these are linked to more general…
Author(s): James P. Spradley, Brenda J. Mann

12. Wild Drinks & Cocktails: Handcrafted Squashes, Shrubs, Switchels, Tonics, and Infusions to Mix at Home (2015)

Best Cocktail Books Everyone Should ReadTired of boring, artificial, too-sweet drinks? Go wild! It’s time to embrace drinks featuring local, fresh, or foraged ingredients. It’s easy with Wild Drinks & Cocktails.Using ingredients you can find in your own backyard, farm, or local market, you can create artisan drinks that will leave you feeling refreshed and even revitalized. Learn useful fermentation techniques to make your own kefi,and homemade soda. Brew your own teas, mix your own squashes, shrubs, switchels, tonics, and infusions. You can even use the recipes to create powerful and…
Author(s): Emily Han

Best Cocktail Books Everyone Should Read

We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Genesis and download some cocktail books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.

Craft Cocktails

Author(s): DK Publishing
Publisher: DK Publishing, Year: 2019, Size: 239 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2422039

A Drinkable Feast: A Cocktail Companion to 1920s Paris

Author(s): Philip Greene
Publisher: Tarcherperigee, Year: 2018, Size: 28 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2274315

The Geeky Chef Drinks: Unofficial Cocktail Recipes from Game of Thrones, Legend of Zelda, Star Trek, and More

Author(s): Cassandra Reeder
Publisher: Race Point Publishing, Year: 2018, Size: 10 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2288831

Better Cocktails Through Chemistry A Guide To Sugar Free Drinks

Author(s): Scott Reba
Publisher: Independently published, Year: 2018, Size: 142 Kb, Download: epub
ID: 2305365

The Curious Bartender Volume II: The New Testament of Cocktails

Author(s): Tristan Stephenson
Publisher: Ryland Peters Small, Year: 2018, Size: 8 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2348954

Toxic cocktail: how chemical pollution is poisoning our brains

Author(s): Barbara Demeneix
Publisher: Oxford University Press, Year: 2017, Size: 2 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 1629811

The Auditory System at the Cocktail Party

Author(s): John C. Middlebrooks, Jonathan Z. Simon, Arthur N. Popper, Richard R. Fay (eds.)
Publisher: Springer International Publishing, Year: 2017, Size: 5 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 1698648

Christmas Cocktails: Festive Fizz, Seasonal Spirits and Merry Mocktails to Get you in the Party Mood

Author(s): Martha Stephenson
Publisher: , Year: 2017, Size: 2 Mb, Download: azw3
ID: 2161448

3-Ingredient Cocktails: An Opinionated Guide to the Most Enduring Drinks in the Cocktail Canon

Author(s): Robert Simonson
Publisher: Ten Speed Press, Year: 2017, Size: 3 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2202895

At the Existentialist Café: Freedom, Being, and Apricot Cocktails with Jean-Paul Sartre, Simone de Beauvoir, Albert Camus, Martin Heidegger, Maurice Merleau-Ponty and Others

Author(s): Sarah Bakewell
Publisher: Other Press, Year: 2016, Size: 6 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 1502502

Please note that this booklist is not definite. Some books are absolutely hot items according to Chicago Tribune, others are written by unknown authors. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant links you could recommend? Drop a comment if you have any feedback on the list.

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