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New Drink Books Summer 2021

I haven't done a new books post yet this year, so there are almost 30 of them. As usual, the write-ups are from the publishers and are not reviews by me. I have purchase links to Bookshop, which supports independent bookstores, as well as Amazon, which does not. If you'd... Read more →


All the Cocktail and Spirits Books Released in 2019

More than 70 cocktails and spirits books (plus a few on cider, beer, and spiritzes) published in 2019. Read more →


A Zillion New Cocktail Books Out This Fall

Long gone are the days when there were only a few drink books out each year; now it's a few every month. Below I've listed the drink books coming out mostly in in September and the beginning of October 2019. There will be another round-up around Thanksgiving most likely, as... Read more →


A Belvedere Distillery Visit and Vodka Terroir in the Single Estate Series

I visited Poland with Belvedere Vodka to see how the vodka is made and to learn about the then-forthcoming Single Estate Rye series of vodkas, in which the same rye was grown in two different parts of Poland and separate, unfiltered vodkas were made from each.  We got super deep into the science of terroir.  Read more →