The Pocket Idiot's Guide to Martinis

The Pocket Idiot's Guide to Martinis

by James O. Fraioli
     
 

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Is “shaken, not stirred” really better?

From Fred Astaire to James Bond, the martini has enjoyed a reputation as the stylish drink of sophisticates. This guide shows readers how to mix more than 150 mouthwatering variations on this fabled cocktail—even a pumpkin martini for Halloween—and serves up delicious facts about the history and

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Is “shaken, not stirred” really better?

From Fred Astaire to James Bond, the martini has enjoyed a reputation as the stylish drink of sophisticates. This guide shows readers how to mix more than 150 mouthwatering variations on this fabled cocktail—even a pumpkin martini for Halloween—and serves up delicious facts about the history and lore of martinis sure to make any amateur drink mixer sound like a seasoned bon vivant.

•Includes over 150 recipes for traditional and stylish martinis

•Fun-filled trivia on this sophisticated drink that’s made a major comeback in recent years

•From an award-winning food author and an award-winning mixology Consultant

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781592578139
Publisher:
Alpha Books
Publication date:
10/07/2008
Series:
Pocket Idiot's Guide Series
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
4.34(w) x 7.40(h) x 0.37(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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