Tipsy in Madras

Tipsy in Madras

by Matt Walker, Marissa Walsh

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ISBN-13: 9780399529856
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date: 05/04/2004
Pages: 224
Product dimensions: 5.22(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.59(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: See Ya Later, Alligator (In a While, Crocodile): How "Party" Became a Verbxi
1.Prepping the Bar: Stock Options1
2.Summering: Drinking Light in Tennis White21
3.Do Brahmins Drink Budweiser?: Yes, But They Own Better Horses43
4.Come Out Swinging: Drinks for Debs65
5.Slummin': Misadventures on the Preppy Periphery77
6.The Sun's Past Half-Mast: Brunchtime Buoys99
7.At the Club: The Old Guard111
8.The Wrath of Grapes: In Vino Preppitas, or A Tales of Two Cities129
9.Taking the Waters: Aqueous Alternatives149
Appendices
A.Social Calendar: A Year of Prepping Dangerously157
B.To the Betamax: Preppy Movies to Drink By161
C.Elective Summer Reading: Preps Read Bestsellers, Too171
D.Gator!: Preppy Jukebox, c. 1980 (for Formal and Slummin' Occasions)173
E.Mail Order: Preppy Drinking Suppliers177
Selected Bibliography183
Acknowledgments187
Index189
About the Authors197

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If you liked the Preppy Handbook and find yourself flipping your own Lacoste polo (with the croc, NOT the alligator) while at Nantucket or Palm Beach, this book will come in handy when mixing those drinks for the oh-so- preppy.