Vintage Spirits and Forgotten Cocktails

Vintage Spirits and Forgotten Cocktails by Ted Haigh

From the Alamagoozlum to the Zombie 100 Rediscovered Recipes and the Stories Behind Them

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Format: Spiral bound, 352 Pages
ISBN: 9781592535613
Publisher: Quarry Books
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In this expanded and updated edition of Forgotten Cocktails and Vintage Spirits, historian, expert, and drink aficionado Dr. Cocktail adds another 20 fine recipes to his hand-picked collection of 80 rare-and-worth-rediscovered drink recipes, shares revelations about the latest cocktail trends, provides new resources for uncommon ingredients, and profiles of many of the cocktail world's movers and shakers. Historic facts, expanded anecdotes, and full-color vintage images from extremely uncommon sources round out this must-have volume. For anyone who enjoys an icy drink and an unforgettable tale.

Ted Haigh, a.k.a. Dr. Cocktail, makes his living as a graphic designer in the Hollywood movie industry and has worked on such spectacles as O Brother Where Art Thou?, American Beauty, and The Insider. Although he has been diligently researching cocktails since the '80s, his moonlighting as a cocktail historian became public in 1995, when he hosted the America Online spirits boards. In the intervening years, he has been quoted and referenced by the New York Times, Esquire, the Malt Advocate, and Men's Journal, as well as various books and other media. He is a partner in CocktailDB.com, an encyclopedic database of cocktail knowledge.
Format: Spiral bound, 352 Pages
ISBN: 9781592535613
Illustrations: 400
Size: 6.87 in x 8.12 in x 1.25 in / 174.5 mm x 206.25 mm x 31.75 mm
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Preface to the Revised Edition
Greetings, Cocktail Archaeologists!
Cocktail Archaeology: A Trip Down Mixology Lane
 
The Recipes:
The Alamagoozlum Cocktail
The Algonquin Cocktail
The Amarosa Cocktail
Arnaud’s Special Cocktail
The Avenue
The Aviation
Barbara West Cocktail
Barnum (Was Right) Cocktail
The Bebbo Cocktail
The Blackthorn Cocktail
The Blinker
Blood and Sand
The Blue Moon
Blue Paradise
Boulevardier
The Brandy Crusta
The Brooklyn Cocktail
The Calvados Cocktail
Chatham Hotel Special
The Coffee Cocktail
The Communist
The Corpse Reviver #2
Crimean Cup à la Marmora
Curaçao Punch
The Delicious Sour
The Derby
The Diki-Diki
Doctor Cocktail
East India Cocktail
The Fairbank Cocktail
The Filmograph Cocktail
Fish House Punch
The Flying Dutchman
The Fogcutter
Fogcutter (Early)
Ford Cocktail
The Fred Collins Fiz
The French 75
The Georgia Mint Julep
Golden Dawn
Hanky Panky
Have a Heart Cocktail
Honeymoon Cocktail
Income Tax Cocktail
The Jack Rose Cocktail
Japalac
Jasper’s Jamaican Planter’s Punch
The Jupiter Cocktail
Knickerbocker à la Monsieur
La Floridita Daiquiri
Leatherneck Cocktail
The Liberal
The Lion’s Tail
Lucien Gaudin Cocktail
Mamie Taylor
Milk Punch
The Millionaire Cocktail
The Modernista
The Monkey Gland
The Moscow Mule
The Mother-in-Law Cocktail
Palm Beach Special
Park Avenue Cocktail
Pegu Club Cocktail
Pendennis Cocktail
Picon Punch
Pink Gin
Ritz Sidecar
The Rose
Royal Bermuda Yacht Club Cocktail
Saint Croix Rum Fix
Satan’s Whiskers
The Scofflaw
The Secret Cocktail
The Seelbach Cocktail
Seventh Heaven
The Soother 
Soyer au Champagne
The Straits Sling
Three to One Cocktail
Twelve Mile Limit
The Twentieth Century Cocktail
The Vesper
Vieux Carré Cocktail
Vowel Cocktail
The Widow’s Kiss
Don the Beachcomber’s Zombie
Sidebar: Online Pioneers
 
Appendices:
Extra Credit: More Drinks and Mixtures We’ve Discussed
Resource Guide: What It Is and Where to Get It
Bibliography
Afterword
About the Author
Index