The ultimate guide to cocktails for every home and host – a luxurious, fully-illustrated, global celebration of classic and modern cocktails, packed with exquisite cultural and historical detail spanning more than 500 years. With 610 cocktail recipes from 6 continents and 60 countries, most requiring only three or four ingredients, there is something for every novice drink-maker and expert bartender alike.
Drinks featured range from renowned iconic classics to lesser-known regional specialties and influential bespoke drinks – each reflecting the era and location that inspired them with specially commissioned photography capturing the glamor, elegance, and fun. In Spirited you will also learn how to expertly set up your own home bar, with practical advice on bar tools, glassware, syrups, and garnishes, ensuring that it will be the book that you will reach for again and again whenever you want to relax, entertain, or celebrate. Salute! Santé! Chin Cin! Skål! Salud! Prost! Cheers!