DIY Cocktails: A simple guide to creating your own signature drinks

DIY Cocktails: A simple guide to creating your own signature drinks

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by Marcia Simmons, Jonas Halpren
     
 

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Black Rose, Blood Orange Tequila & Soda, Kentucky Apple Sour: the newest trend in cocktails is creating your own! Now, the editors of DrinkoftheWeek.com have concocted the only guide that teaches you to create your own infallible thirst-quenchers. Using a simple system of basic ratios, you will learn to:

  • Mix new flavor

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Black Rose, Blood Orange Tequila & Soda, Kentucky Apple Sour: the newest trend in cocktails is creating your own! Now, the editors of DrinkoftheWeek.com have concocted the only guide that teaches you to create your own infallible thirst-quenchers. Using a simple system of basic ratios, you will learn to:

  • Mix new flavor combinations for the perfect new blend using the Flavor Profile Chart as a guide
  • Master advanced mixology techniques from infusing liquors at home to creating custom-flavored syrups
  • Serve the perfect drink every time, whether it kicks off a rowdy party or winds down a romantic evening!

With only nine ratios to master, you'll shake, stir, roll, and build literally thousands of unique and exceptional cocktails. All you need is a good thirst, an active imagination--and this guide!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781440507502
Publisher:
Adams Media
Publication date:
04/18/2011
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
8.06(w) x 7.00(h) x 0.68(d)

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Meet the Author


Marcia Simmons is a contributing editor at DrinkoftheWeek.com. She focuses on developing unique beverages--like the Bee's Teas and Razerac--that satisfy the growing desire for gourmet cocktail recipes online.

Jonas Halpren is Publisher of DrinkoftheWeek.com and Director of Business Development at Federated Media. He started DrinkoftheWeek.com to share his passion for creative drinks, knowledge of bartending, creative alternatives to boring cocktails, and to demystify the intimidating cocktail world for regular folk.

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DIY Cocktails: A simple guide to creating your own signature drinks 4.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 8 reviews.
KennaS More than 1 year ago
Im not good with measurements or math but this breaks it down pretty simple for even me. I now know how to mix several cocktails and can mix a pretty tasty one I invented called "the mop bucket". (you dont wanna know, just drink it!)
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I liked tnat it taught you how to make drinks in many different ways. It was very informative.
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Good info to know if you entertain
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