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By Tessa Smith McGovern

The ideal pairing for an individual with a literary thirst!

From Jane Austen's little-known fondness for wine to Hemingway's liked mojitos, literature and libations cross hand in hand. Cocktails for publication Lovers blends those in a tasty booklet that would satisfaction either readers and cocktail fans alike. This impossible to resist assortment beneficial properties 50 unique and vintage cocktail recipes according to works of well-known authors and renowned beverages in their eras, together with Orange Champagne Punch, Salted Caramel and Bourbon Milkshakes, or even Zombie Cola. So dip in, choose your favourite writer or booklet, and take a sip―or begin in the beginning and paintings your approach via. Cheers!

Cocktails encouraged by means of your favourite authors:
• Charlotte Bronte
• Dani Shapiro
• Dorothy Parker
• Ernest Hemingway
• F. Scott Fitzgerald
• Flannery O'Connor
• Jhumpa Lahiri
• Junot Diaz
• Virginia Woolf
• Wally Lamb
• And forty more!

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