Tequila Mockingbird: Cocktails with a Literary Twist

Tequila Mockingbird: Cocktails with a Literary Twist Review

Congrats. You fought through War and Peace, burned through Fahrenheit 451, and sailed through Moby-Dick. All right, you nearly drowned in Moby-Dick, but you made it to shore—and you deserve a drink!

A fun gift for barflies and a terrific treat for book clubs, Tequila Mockingbird is the ultimate cocktail book for the literary obsessed. Featuring 65 delicious drink recipes—paired with wry commentary on history's most beloved novels—the book also includes bar bites, drinking games, and whimsical illustrations throughout.

Even if you don't have a B.A. in English, tonight you're gonna drink like you do. Drinks include:

- The Pitcher of Dorian Grey Goose
- The Last of the Mojitos
- Love in the Time of Kahlua
- Romeo and Julep
- A Rum of One’s Own
- Are You There, God? It’s Me, Margarita
- Vermouth the Bell Tolls
and more!

Title:Tequila Mockingbird: Cocktails with a Literary Twist
Edition Language:English

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    Tequila Mockingbird: Cocktails with a Literary Twist Reviews

  • Heidi The Reader

    New life goals: buy this book. Read every classic mentioned within and try associated drink. (I was shocked by how few of these I'd read.)I highly recommend this charming book of literary themed drink...

  • Naomi

    Blog review in progressInitial thoughts: Are you serious? A book that combines two of my favorite things...books and drinks? Yep...and this one was pure brilliant creativity! The drinks, for the most ...

  • Colleen

    This is so great. And I'm not even drunk yet.I need to own a copy. So clever! And delicious! With a buzz - what better??...

  • Jackie

    I'm a bit surprised this is listed on Goodreads, since it's mostly a recipe book. That said, I've read the main introduction, general intros, and basically every part that's not a recipe so far (you r...

  • David

    Another not-so-hidden diamond from Tim Federle. Concise, informative and always funny, I loved that the beginning included the tools you need, the equipment you need and the techniques for making a gr...

  • Bekah

    The puns are just hilarious. I was pleased to see non-alcoholic drinks included, and pleasantly surprised that there were a few recipes for snacks as well. A fun book to read for the jokes alone, but ...

  • Jill

    This is so cheesy and so amazing. The art, in particular, is fantastic -- sometimes hilarious, sometimes genuinely beautiful mashups of drinks with famous titles. If you like books or booze or puns or...

  • Diane Barnes

    1 star for combining books and drinks1 star for witty drink names1 star for VERY inventive puns and allusions1 final star for making me laugh out loud on every page...

  • Cheri

    Neat idea - bad drinks...

  • Lindsay

    Normally I wouldn't count anything in the 'recipe' category as a book read for the year. However, this little gem has over one hundred drinks each with a paragraph or two on the namesake book or its a...