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The go-to resource for bartenders since the repeal of Prohibition, Mr. Boston puts the expertise of world-class mixologists at your fingertips. Now, in Mr. Boston Summer Cocktails, America's favorite drink-mixing guide helps you cool down your hot summertime get-togethers with more than 100 revitalizing cocktail recipes.
Packed with mouthwatering photography, Mr. Boston Summer Cocktails offers a bounty of ideas for cool cocktails for backyard barbecues, pool parties, or intimate summer dinners. Perfect for taking advantage of the season's bounty, these recipes have been carefully composed with Mr. Boston's trademark dedication and attention to the purity and flavor of fresh ingredients.
Chill out with a wide range of icy cool and refreshing recipes that include:
Drinks made with fresh seasonal fruits and produce like the Brazilian Raspberry Rickey
Delicious herb-infused creations like the Rude Sage Cosmo
Classic dinner-party cocktails like the Casino Royale
Fruity tropical delights like the mango-based El Manguita
And crowd-pleasing party punches like Tropical White Sangria
"Trade Secrets" throughout the book reveal professional techniques for preparing and serving the perfect drink and for hosting unforgettable celebrationslike how to properly muddle your fruits and herbs or how to pick affordable substitutes for pricey or hard-to-find liquors and liqueurs.
So hit the fresh market, shave some ice, and break out your cocktail shakerwith top-shelf advice from Mr. Boston, you'll be the hot-weather host with the most.
From the Back Cover
Mix the perfect drink for every warm-weather occasion
to make the most of fresh seasonal fruits
AND GOOD FOR YOU, TOO!
herb-infused, vitamin-packed cocktails for whatever ails you
BEFORE, DURING, AND AFTER
apéritifs, digestifs, and dinnertime cocktails
TALL, DARK, AND TROPICAL
for when you want a taste of surf and sand
PUNCH IT UP
with a big bowl of cold, fruity refreshment