By Jim Meehan
A stunningly packaged, definitive consultant to bar-building from one of many world’s such a lot acclaimed bartenders.
Meehan’s Bartender handbook is acclaimed mixologist Jim Meehan’s magnum opus—and the 1st publication to provide an explanation for the fine details of the trendy bar undefined. This groundbreaking paintings chronicles Meehan’s storied profession within the bar enterprise via sensible, enlightening chapters that blend background with specialist perception. Meehan’s deep dive covers the basic subject matters, together with the background of cocktails and bartending, carrier, hospitality, menu improvement, bar layout, spirits creation, drink blending strategy, and the instruments you’ll have to create a well-stocked bar—all dropped at lifestyles in over one hundred fifty black- and-white illustrations via artist Gianmarco Magnani.
The publication additionally contains recipes for a hundred cocktail classics--including Meehan originals--plus insights as to why he makes them the way in which he does, delivering unheard of entry to a best bartender’s artistic process. geared up via spirit base, the recipes include particular annotations and are observed through high quality paintings photographer Doron Gild’s breathtaking, full-color images. considerate contributions from greater than 50 colleagues all over the world who’ve tremendously contributed to worldwide cocktail tradition extra contextualize Meehan’s philosophy. undying black-and-white pics of those specialists around out this entire tome.
This densely informative, but approachable guide is gifted in an iconic package--featuring a textured hide with debossed sort, rounded corners, and approximately 500 pages--making it an speedy vintage to be loved now, and for years yet to come. even if you’re a certified trying to take your occupation to the following point or an enthusiastic beginner drawn to higher realizing innovations like mise en position and the mechanics of drink making, Meehan’s Bartender Manual is the definitive glossy guide.