Mixed drinks have undergone a massive revival. High end restaurant menus often have artisanal cocktails listed with specific and detailed ingredients. Old drinks have been refashioned and new beverages created by cutting edge bartenders, often called mixologists. Why not try creating these luscious libations in your own home?
The essential cocktail by Dale DeGroff
Modern mixology [videodisc] by O'Malley Productions presents
Mr. Boston : official bartender's guide by edited by Anthony Giglio with Jim Meehan ; photography by Ben Fink