The Drunken Botanist
By: Amy Stewart

The Drunken Botanist By: Amy Stewart

 

What could be more intoxicating than a book full to overflowing with horticultural lore, history and yes, RECIPES for some of the world's most delicious and exotic cocktails? Amy Stewart's "Drunken Botanist" is a boozy delight for the senses - featuring all of the extraordinary and obscure herbs, flowers, trees, fruits and funghi that humans have figured out how to ingeniously ferment or distill into alcohol over the centuries. Beautifully illustrated, and with over 50 drink recipes and growing tips for gardeners, it's a fascinating concoction of biology, chemistry, history, etymology and mixology. Makes THE PERFECT GIFT for all your cocktail loving friends and family!

The Drunken Botanist By: Amy StewartThe Drunken Botanist By: Amy StewartThe Drunken Botanist By: Amy Stewart
La Vie in Elderflower
The Herbarium Cocktail
Classic Mint Julep