50 Stylish Sippers That Show Off Your Whites, Reds and Rosés
by A.J. Rathbun
Wine takes center stage in this book by A.J. Rathbun, who offers a variety of easy-to-make wine cocktail recipes. The book, Wine Cocktails, showcases various wines from around the world including Sake, Rosé, Riesling, Cabernet, Chianti, Sherry and Port, and combines them with ingredients like fruit juices, liqueurs, herbs and spices. Readers will find cocktails with fun names like Blue Train, Sake'd Saint and Whistling Orange, as well as tips on how to pair the perfect cocktail with any special occasion. The large, colored pictures that accompany many of the recipes flaunt the vibrant colors of the cocktails as well as preferred stemware. If you plan to throw a summer cocktail party or know someone who loves to mix drinks, this book is a good resource for some inventive ideas.
Reviewed by Poonam Tandon
||(Updated: 05/26/09 KR)