Penguin Random House

Botany at the Bar

The art and science of making bitters. 

From the publisher: 

"A guidebook to everything bitters–the history, science, and plants behind them–with 75 botanical recipes.

Not only are bitters the backbone to every great cocktail, these plant-packed elixirs have long been used to support health and well-being, add flavor, and stimulate the senses. Take a trip around the world with ingredients like saffron, grapefruit, hibiscus, and lemongrass and then bring them home to your kitchen. Be your own alchemist and mixologist, with recipes for creating bitters, syrups, shrubs, and cocktails. With these unique flavor combinations of spices, roots, fruits, and flowers, your drinks will never be the same."

Written by: Selena Ahmed, Ashley Duval, and Rachel Meyer

Published by: Roost Books

Specifications: hardcover; 176 pages; 6 1/8" x 8 1/4"

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