The Joy of Mixology

By Peggy Nadramia

I have a lot of books about cocktails, but this one is a basic I turn to again and again. Gary Regan (“Gaz”) talks about spirits, their background, history and uses brand names. He draws a fascinating chart of cocktails by ingredient and combination — duos, trios — and tells you when an old recipe needs personal “tweaking.” If you buy only one book about booze, make it this one.

The Joy of Mixology

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One Response to “The Joy of Mixology”

  1. Your endorsement is enough for me! I’ve been looking for that “one” cocktail book for years. Finally, a foundation text recommended by a trustworthy mentor!

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