Written by Gary "Gaz" Regan — the bartender who inspired the Negroni Finger Stirrer - The Joy of Mixology is a classic bar book that home and professional bartenders alike refer to as their cocktail bible.
From the Publisher:
Gary Regan, the “most-read cocktail expert around” (Imbibe), has revised his original tome for the 15th anniversary with new material: many more cocktail recipes—including smart revisions to the originals—and fascinating information on the drink making revival that has popped up in the past decade, confirming once again that this is the only cocktail reference you need.
A prolific writer on all things cocktails, Gary Regan and his books have been a huge influence on mixologists and bartenders in America. This brand-new edition fills in the gaps since the book first published, incorporating Regan’s special insight on the cocktail revolution from 2000 to the present and a complete overhaul of the recipe section. With Regan’s renowned system for categorizing drinks helps bartenders not only to remember drink recipes but also to invent their own,The Joy of Mixology, Revised and Updated Editionis the original drinks book for both professionals and amateurs alike.