Cocktail Cabinet No.28

Suburban

22nd November, 2015
Suburban

A 1930 first edition Savoy Cocktail Book is the most coveted purchase of any aspiring mixologist. Owen Hughes of Westport’s Knockranny House Hotel has one, along with an encyclopaedic knowledge of the cocktail craft.

Beautifully illustrated with Art Deco illustrations, the book is an art and rare book collector’s dream purchase. It also came along five years before the US’s seminal cocktail text – the Waldorf-Astoria Bar Book.

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