The American Bar
The American Bar: The Artistry of Mixing Drinks by Charles Schumann
Hardcover, gently used.
Whether you're celebrating a special occasion or just relaxing with a cocktail, let world-renowned bartender Charles Schumann be your guide to mixing masterful libations. American Bar — one of the most authoritative cocktail books ever published — provides all the information the cocktail lover or professional bartender needs to serve up the perfect drink. Inside American Bar you'll find recipes for more than 500 drinks, listed alphabetically; an easy-to-use drink index arranged by drink categories; the fascinating history and names of leading brands of all the major cocktail components; a handy guide to bartending equipment; a glossary of international bar terms and measurements.
Illustrated with hundreds of delightful 1930s-style line drawings by Günter Mattei, this book is an indispensable companion to home or professional entertaining.