Latin Twist is the first book to celebrate the signature cocktails of 18 Latin American countries and Spain in one volume!
The award-winning food bloggers from Muy Bueno and Sweet Life have teamed up to create this all-new collection of Latin-American cocktails. Yvette and Vianney's cocktails—featuring fresh-squeezed juices and homemade mixers—have been so popular that they’ve decided to devote a whole book to them! Latin Twist delves into the history of each country’s special ingredients, wines and liquors, and includes traditional drinks as well as the authors’ original recipes. Try a luscious Passion Fruit Caipirinha from Brazil, Chile’s fruity Borgoña, or Peru's classic Pisco Sour. Whether you are hosting a holiday get-together or backyard fiesta, there is a drink in this book for every occasion. Clear instructions and gorgeous color photos make it easy to mix up a glass or pitcher of crowd-pleasing cocktails.
- 97 recipes with a chapter for each country
- Brief historical facts about the alcohols used in each countr
- Charming illustrated cocktail map
- “Setting the Bar” guide for at-home bartending
- Gorgeous color photography throughout
Latin Twist: Traditional & Modern Cocktails is an Foreword Review INDIES Finalist!
|Publisher:||Hippocrene Books, Inc.|
|Product dimensions:||6.80(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.90(d)|
About the Author
Yvette Marquez-Sharpnack is a recipe developer, food blogger, and author who draws culinary inspiration from her Mexican heritage. She is co-author of Muy Bueno: Three Generations of Authentic Mexican Flavor (Hippocrene Books, 2012) with her mother and sister. She is also co-author of Latin Twist: Traditional & Modern Cocktails with Vianney Rodriguez, also by Hippocrene Books. Yvette has been featured in Latina, People en Español, and Cosmopolitan for Latinas magazines, and the Muy Bueno blog has earned a number of accolades, including finalist in the 2012 and 2014 SAVEUR Best Food Blog Awards. She lives in Colorado with her husband and two children.
Vianney Rodriguez is a food blogger and recipe developer who enjoys sharing recipes that are inspired by her childhood memories and her Tejana/Mexican heritage. Her blog, Sweet Life, reflects this identity, and has been featured as one of NBC Latino’s “Food Blogs We Love,” Latina’s Best Food Blogs, and Babble.com’s Top 100 Mom Food Blogs, among others. Vianney was recognized as the LATISM 2012 Best Latina Food Blogger. She resides with her family in South Texas.