The Savoy Cocktail Book

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Martino Publishing, 2013 - Cooking - 292 pages
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2013 Reprint of 1930 Edition. Fully illustrated. Every page of this classic was printed in color originally and our reprint reproduces all the drawings in color. Exact facsimile of the original edition, not reproduced with Optical Recognition Software. Harry Craddock was a United States citizen who left during Prohibition and joined the American Bar at the Savoy Hotel, London, in 1920. Craddock was one of the most famous cocktail barmen of the 1920s and 1930s. Craddock's "The Savoy Cocktail Book" was published in 1930, and is still in print today. Craddock invented a number of classic cocktails, including the famous Corpse Reviver #2 and possibly including the White Lady, and popularised the Dry Martini. Lavishly illustrated with all illustrations reproduced in color.

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User Review  - Walt Falconer - Goodreads

from This is a classic for a reason, good recipes and well written. There are hundreds of bartending books out there, competing for space in your shelf or on the coffee table - for myself ... Read full review

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User Review  - H James - Goodreads

There's a lot of charm in this relic of Prohibition era cocktail culture, but as a recipe book the Savoy should not be take seriously. Weed-out redundant recipes with alternate names, and you might ... Read full review

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