If you like Dickens and drink, this is a pleasant, idle interlude. (The Boston Globe
)Drinking with Dickens
is good fun, both as light reading and as a useful supplement to your library of mixology.... A combination of entertaining historical lore, quotations…and a collection of absolutely fascinating recipes. (John Linsenmeyer)
Recommended. (Food and Wine
About the Author
Cedric Dickens' knowledge of the inns of his great-grandfather's London is second to none, and he shares his forebear's taste for "delectable drinks," "enlivening fluids" and "glorious jorums."