Harry Craddock was an English bartender who trained in the US and became one of the most famous bartenders of the s and s. He is known for his tenure at the Savoy Hotel in London, and for his book, The Savoy Cocktail Book. Without doubt, The Savoy Cocktail Book is the coolest book in the world. It’s wonderful for three reasons. Firstly, it’s a one-off, the author, Harry Craddock, never. Here are 10 classic recipes you can make from Harry Craddock’s famous Savoy Cocktail Book including his original White Lady from
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Fore-edges lightly tanned, internally unmarked and in excellent condition. Illustrated on every page with whimsical color designs by Gilbert Rumbold.
Dust jacket has a few short chips and tears along extremities. Recent black morocco, titles and decoration to spine and front board in silver, orange endpapers, silver edges. What a fun book! Published November 1st by Pavilion first published But that being said it was cheap, and all the information is there so all in all a good purchase.
Five star seller – Buy with confidence! The famous art deco steel “Savoy” sign was erected one year before the printing of “The Savoy Cocktail Book,” which features of Craddock’s classics, including the infamous Corpse Reviver 2, which he invented, and the Dry Martini, which he popularized. Got this as a gift for javaczuk, who has an endless fascination in the art of mixed drinks, especially those in earlier days.
Being in the particular an elucationof Manners and Customs of people of quality in a period of some equality. Theodora Sutcliffe The Savoy’s most famous bartender, and the name behind the Savoy Cocktail Book, Harry Craddock, AKA “the dean of cocktail shakers”, was the third head bartender at the Savoy, the first head barman at the Dorchester, co-founder of the United Kingdom Bartenders’ Guild and was arguably the most celebrated bartender of the Prohibition era.
First edition, first issue with number on title page and errata slip tipped in at page You can get lost in it as you imagine all the high rollers, millionaires, and adventurers who tossed back countless One Exciting Nights, Trilbys, and Morning Glory Fizzes. A Bon Vivant’s Companion. Since bartending is a part of the manuscript he is writing, it’s all research. God help my liver. Meghan Elward-Duffy rated it really liked it Sep 11, What makes Biblio different? First issue with number on title page and errata slip tipped in at page 25 of this iconic, definitive text on cocktails.
Some mild foxing throughout and the occasional blemish, a very good copy in a handsome binding.
Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. No, but so what. Rare and desirable signed twice by Craddock and with an original recipe in the master mixologist’s hand. Craddock has been credited with popularizing many drinks and the invention of a number of classic cocktails, such as the White Lady and Corpse Reviver 2.
The Savoy Cocktail Book
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