The Wildcrafted Cocktail: Make Your Own Foraged Syrups, Bitters, Infusions, and Garnishes; Includes Recipes for 45 One-of-a-Kind Mixed Drinks

The Wildcrafted Cocktail: Make Your Own Foraged Syrups, Bitters, Infusions, and Garnishes; Includes Recipes for 45 One-of-a-Kind Mixed Drinks

by Ellen Zachos

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Overview


Meet the natural lovechild of the popular local-foods movement and craft cocktail scene. It’s here to show you just how easy it is to make delicious, one-of-a-kind mixed drinks with common flowers, berries, roots, and leaves that you can find along roadsides or in your backyard. Foraging expert Ellen Zachos gets the party started with recipes for more than 50 garnishes, syrups, infusions, juices, and bitters, including Quick Pickled Daylily Buds, Rose Hip Syrup, and Chanterelle-infused Rum. You’ll then incorporate your handcrafted components into 45 surprising and delightful cocktails, such as Stinger in the Rye, Don’t Sass Me, and Tree-tini. 

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781612127422
Publisher: Storey Books
Publication date: 05/16/2017
Pages: 240
Sales rank: 250,760
Product dimensions: 6.60(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Ellen Zachos teaches foraged mixology workshops to bartenders in partnership with Rémy Cointreau USA, and is a regular contributor to several Edible magazines. A longtime instructor at the New York Botanic Garden, Zachos is the author of six books, including The Wildcrafted Cocktail and Backyard Foraging. She shares wild, seasonal recipes at backyardforager.com.

Table of Contents


Introduction: Why Foraged Mixology?
1  Anatomy of a Foraged Cocktail
2  Garnish That Glass with a Weed
3  Foraged Syrups: Sweet and Wild
4  Wild Liqueurs: Maceration, Fermentation, and Distillation
5  Backyard Bitters
6  Last but Not Least: Base Spirits
Resources
Index

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