Electronic: Róisín Murphy, Hairless Toys (Play It Again Sam)
Biography: Blood Beneath the Skin. By Andrew Wilson . Simon & Schuster, €18.99. Reviewed by Ruth O’Connor.
Devised in New York in the late 19th century, the Manhattan is the second star of the cocktail world (the first being the Martini). Despite the fact that it centres upon just two ingredients – bitters and whiskey – opinion is sharply divided as to it