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The 12 bottle bar

David Solmonson

The 12 bottle bar

a dozen bottles, hundreds of cocktails, a new way to drink

by David Solmonson

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cocktails

  • Edition Notes

    Includes indexes.

    Other titlesTwelve bottle bar
    StatementDavid Solmonson & Lesley Jacobs Solmonson
    ContributionsSolmonson, Lesley Jacobs, author
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTX951 .S65 2014
    The Physical Object
    Pagination412 pages
    Number of Pages412
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26926790M
    ISBN 10076117494X
    ISBN 109780761174943
    LC Control Number2014023328
    OCLC/WorldCa880889030

      The 12 Bottle Bar has a core list of bottles. They count bitters among them. I don’t. I can’t. It’s possible that I may have a bitters problem. But that’s a different post. Today, I wanted to share with you my current set of 12 bottles for two reasons. One, . Gin: A Global History is a great book, and if you like gin it’s a must-buy. Having 10 pages of gin based recipes in the back is a nice bonus, and the first one I’m going to try is the Gin and Tonic Sorbet! Buy the book here and make sure you visit 12 Bottle Bar. Their site is very similar to ours in that they aim to make home cocktail.

    The 12 Bottle Bar begins with one irresistible idea—you need only twelve bottles—and shows how, with this versatile but select liquor pantry, anyone can make over delicious, classic, budget-friendly mixed drinks, including sours, slings, toddies, and highballs, plus the perfect Martini, the perfect Manhattan, the perfect Mint Julep, and. The 12 Bottle Bar Setting up a home bar can be daunting, given the huge array of liquors to choose from. The 12 Bottle Bar will have you up and mixing with a minimum amount of fuss. Penned by the authors of , it includes over drink recipes, including martinis, sours, and manhattans, all built using a base of eight liquors, two vermouths, and two bitters.

      It’s a system, a tool kit, a recipe book. Beginning with one irresistible idea--a complete home bar of just 12 key bottles--here’s how to make more than classic and unique mixed drinks, including sours, slings, toddies, and highballs, plus the perfect Martini, the perfect Manhattan, and the perfect Mint Julep. It’s a surprising guide--tequila didn’t make the cut, and neither. The 12 Bottle Bar Book It’s a system, a tool kit, a recipe book. Beginning with one irresistible idea--a complete home bar of just 12 key bottles--here’s how to make more than classic and unique mixed drinks, including sours, slings, toddies, and highballs, plus the perfect Martini, the perfect Manhattan, and the perfect Mint Julep.


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The 12 bottle bar by David Solmonson Download PDF EPUB FB2

It’s a system, a tool kit, a recipe book. Beginning with one irresistible idea--a complete home bar of just 12 key bottles--here’s how to make more than classic and unique mixed drinks, including sours, slings, toddies, and highballs, plus the perfect Martini, the perfect Manhattan, and the perfect Mint Julep/5().

Developed by two passionate cocktail lovers and written in a smart, compelling voice, The 12 Bottle Bar is a tool kit, a recipe guide, a secret arsenal—all in one.

It tells exactly which twelve bottles you need—seven hard liquors, one liqueur, two vermouths, and two bitters—and recommends budget, mid-range, and premium choices.

The Bottle Bar has good recommendations for selecting each of type of spirit. The recipes are spot on as well. I usually prefer a wee dram of Scotch, but I also enjoy vintage inspired cocktails. You won't find any sickly sweet, corn syrup abominations in this book/5. One book that has made an impact on both amateur and professional cocktail connoisseurs in recent years is The 12 Bottle Bar, an in-depth and practical look at creating the most exquisite drinks in the most frugal and resourceful way.

Buy Bottle Bar, The by David Solmonson (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s:   The 12 Bottle Bar by David Solmonson & Lesley Jacobs Solmonson.

$ $ (32% off) Could one create a complete home bar with just 12 bottles. In this book, they argue that. The 12 Bottle Bar narrows its focus across the pages to seven spirits, one liquer, two vermouths, and two styles of bitters, detailing how to use the abridged selection to fashion an impressive array of cocktails that include a whole load of classics, sours, toddies, slings, and highballs.

Today we take a look at the Drink This Tonight liquor cabinet and construct a hypothetical bottle bar. We tried to choose bottles that we use frequently at home. Let us know what you think.

Bottle Bar, The by David Solmonson (Aug) Paperback Unknown Binding – January 1, See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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It's a system, a tool kit, a recipe book. Beginning with one irresistible idea--a complete home bar of just 12 key bottles--here's how to make more than classic and unique mixed drinks, including sours, slings, toddies, and highballs, plus the perfect Martini, the perfect Manhattan, and the perfect Mint Julep.

It’s a system, a tool kit, a recipe book. Beginning with one irresistible idea--a complete home bar of just 12 key bottles--here’s how to make more than classic and unique mixed drinks, including sours, slings, toddies, and highballs, plus the perfect Martini, the perfect Manhattan, and the perfect Mint Julep.

Twelve Bottle Bar the book is a lot like Twelve Bottle Bar the blog, but what is successful and uncluttered on a webpage is unwieldly and painful as a book. That said, I would recommend this book to someone who was just starting out in the world of cocktails, provided they take the book with a grain of salt, preferably on the rim of a great.

It's a system, a tool kit, a recipe book. Beginning with one irresistible idea--a complete home bar of just 12 key bottles--here's how to make more than classic and unique mixed drinks, including sours, slings, toddies, and highballs, plus the perfect Martini, the perfect Manhattan, and the perfect Mint Julep.

It's a surprising guide--tequila didn't make the cut, and 4/5(1). Let’s look at The 12 Bottle Bar on its merits, not my own conjecture and my own wild bar ideas. This is a really thick tome — pages — for a book that is about making do with less.

That’s a testament to how far 12 bottles will get you but bear in mind you will still need fruits, juices, syrups, sodas, mint, cream, eggs, and more 8/ The "12 bottle" part is a little bit deceiving because sometimes it calls for funky ingredients but I highly recommend it to anyone who wants to learn how to make cocktails.

It also includes a walk-through of the different classes of cocktails (sours, old fashioneds, slings, etc) and the history behind each recipe/5. David Solmonson and Lesley Jacobs Solmonson, The 12 Bottle Bar: a Dozen Bottles, Hundreds of Cocktails, a New Way to York: Workman Publishing, ISBN: Genre: nonfiction Subgenre: recipe books, alcoholic spirits, cocktails.

12 Bottle Bar was created with the simple goal of making classic cocktails accessible to the home bartender. Despite having a voluminous liquor cabinet, home bartenders David and Lesley Solmonson were continually frustrated by drink recipes that called for more and more esoteric ingredients.

The 12 Bottle Bar: A Dozen Bottles. Hundreds of Cocktails User Review - Book Verdict. While many people may have a cocktail recipe or two at the ready, it can seem daunting to stock one's home with the supplies and ingredients needed to create and sample a variety of drinks, especially.

Welcome to the Drinks Menu, a complete listing of all drinks that have appeared on 12 Bottle Bar. Drinks are listed under every bottle included in the recipe.

If more than one spirit plays a central part in the drink, it will be listed under all applicable spirits. It’s a system, a tool kit, a recipe book. Beginning with one irresistible idea--a complete home bar of just 12 key bottles--here’s how to make more than classic and unique mixed drinks, including sours, slings, toddies, and highballs, plus the perfect Martini, the perfect Manhattan, and the perfect Mint Julep/5(8).

Ask any drink professional about which glasses a bar needs, and you’ll get a list of at least a dozen. While that’s a fine number for bottles, it’s simply obscene for the home bar.

So, I propose a more tangible number — four. Sure, four glasses won’t be perfect for every single drink under the sun, but they’ll cover 95% of them.Aside from the Martini, there is probably no drink subject to more debate than the Sidecar.

Which is odd. The ingredients are simple enough: Brandy, Orange Liqueur, Lemon Juice, and a Sugar crust.Free shipping and returns on '12 Bottle Bar' Book at Mixology doesn't have to be rocket science.

This complete, concise book lays the groundwork for stocking your home bar, which is the first step in serving up quality cocktails for your guests (or for yourself).

Part system, part toolkit and part recipe book, this guide lays it all out for the beginning barkeep for an.