International Books for Adults Culinary

Cocktails in Color

A Spirited Guide to the Art and Joy of Drinkmaking

By Sammi Katz (Author), Olivia McGiff (Author)


Format Hardcover



Cocktails in Color

A Spirited Guide to the Art and Joy of Drinkmaking

by Sammi Katz, Olivia McGiff
An artistic cocktail book that is as beautiful as it is practical. By utilizing design and their expertise, Sammi and Olivia have created a vibrant, knowledgeable guide for both seasoned and newbie drinkmakers.  

COCKTAILS IN COLOR celebrates the craft of drinkmaking, from raw ingredients to finished, delightful refreshments. Together, Sammi Katz and Olivia McGiff explore the elements, tastes, and techniques of all things drinks to create an accessible, visually delicious new guide to drinking that gives you the tools to design your own cocktails. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or new kid at the bar, COCKTAILS IN COLOR deserves a spot on your bar cart. Each page is fully illustrated with rich inspiring gouache paintings. This book encourages readers to explore a palette of ingredients for their developing palate. 
“[A] gem of a book: useful, lovely to page through, and instructive. It will be as welcome in the kitchen as on the nightstand, and readers will be delighted to find it on the shelf.” —Library Journal, Starred Review 

“This book’s quirky gouache paintings and tidbits about ingredients and techniques make mixing drinks extra fun.” —Food Network Magazine

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Sammi Katz is a writer, consultant, senior bartender, and creator of the blog A Girl’s Guide to Drinking Alone. Olivia McGiff is a designer and illustrator whose style weaves together creamy colors and text with an appreciation for everyday objects. 

Pub Date: 2/7/2023

ISBN: 9781454944447

Price: $19.99 / $25.99 CAN

Format: Hardcover

Pages: 192 pages, all in color

Trim: 6 x 9 x 0 Inches

Territories: World

Category: Culinary / Cocktails & Spirits

Publisher: Union Square & Co.

Carton Quantity: 24