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The first book in decades to celebrate and explore the history of the most iconic of classic cocktails, the martini, with 50 recipes.

IACP AWARD FINALIST - "Simonson's a fleet-footed writer, and his thumbnail history is easily satisfying without getting into the weeds. . . . This is a no-brainer for martini enthusiasts."--Publishers Weekly

A classic martini includes gin,
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Hardcover, 176 pages
Published September 17th 2019 by Ten Speed Press
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