Marilyn Monroe (Some Like it Hot) twirls a Manhattan around on the dancefloor as Audrey Hepburn (Breakfast at Tiffany’s) observes from the sidelines, clutching a Mississippi Punch.
Hollywood has had a lifelong love affair with cocktails. And we’ve had a lifelong love affair with cocktails in Hollywood! Some of our favourite characters from the past 100 years since the film industry was first established, would have been lost without their favourite tipple.
Just imagine! James Bond walks in to a bar and orders…. nothing?
No home should be without Cocktails of the Movies, a visual and delicious journey through Hollywood’s famous films and their legendary drinks.
The book features 64 recipes and original illustrations of cinema’s greatest stars and movies. Each recipe comes with a little information about the drink and the role it plays in its given plot. So, you’ll have some information to chew on as well as a fine beverage to serve.
And fine it will be! The book covers all the basics of preparing, garnishing and serving cocktails in style. There’s something for everyone! Cocktails of the Movies is the perfect book to break the ice at your social gatherings. Grab a copy for your kitchen now and make room for a mini-bar, because this lot can drink.
Written and illustrated by Will Francis and Stacey Marsh.