Classic Cocktails: A Modern Shake
A literary guide to classic mixed drinks, riffing on their place in culture, art, film, and literature.
When philosophy professor and Harperâ��s magazine contributing editor Mark Kingwell turns his lively mind to the gentlemanly subject of cocktails, he not only mixes the perfect drink but also tells us where it fits into a wider liter
Points awarded for an opening & closing epigraph from "The Cocktail Party", points lost for being unduly hard on Parker & Benchley.
Kingwell has published twelve different books, most...more