Kevin C. Fitzpatrick,Allen Katz's Under the Table: A Dorothy Parker Cocktail Guide PDF

By Kevin C. Fitzpatrick,Allen Katz

ISBN-10: 076279268X

ISBN-13: 9780762792689

"I love a martini—
But on the most.
Three, I’m less than the table;
Four, I’m less than the host."

Raise a pitcher to Dorothy Parker’s wit and knowledge.

Kevin C. Fitzpatrick, founder and president of the Dorothy Parker Society, offers us an intoxicating new examine the doyenne of the ripping riposte in the course of the lens she such a lot most well liked: the ground of a tumbler. A bar ebook for Parker lovers and literary tipplers alike, less than the desk deals a distinct tackle Mrs. Parker, the Algonquin around desk, and the Jazz Age by way of celebrating the cocktails that she, her sour buddies, and sweetest enemies loved.
    Each access of this scrumptious compendium bargains a desirable and full of life background of a interval cocktail, an entire recipe, and the characters linked to it. The booklet additionally incorporates a detailed choice of twenty first–century speakeasy-style recipes from the country’s best mixologists. Topping it off are excerpts from Parker’s poems, tales, and different writings that may let you take pleasure in her international from the speakeasies of latest York urban to the watering holes of Hollywood.

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