This is a The Spirits of Cocktail: An Intoxicating Fusion of Signature Appetizers, Cocktails And Visual Art hardcover book by Emmanuel Paletz and Rami Rinot!
Signature cocktails and appetizers, created by the most celebrated chefs of Manhattan's best restaurants are creatively depicted in the original creations of award-winning designer Emmanuel Paletz: Art Director and Designer of Art and Cook.
The Spirits of Cocktail cleverly illustrates the "supper-premium lifestyle trend" that took over Manhattan in recent years. This recipes-turned-art masterpiece highlights recipes of signature cocktails and appetizers from the most celebrated chefs of the Manhattan culinary world, in a stunningly graphic way: Each work of art is graphically designed to correspond with, and present a scene for the cocktail identity.
The book portrays today's home and out-of-home life style habits, where drinking unusual cocktails with funny and sexy identities such as Passion Margarita or Blue Riviera, and pairing it with light, small portioned cuisine has become one of the city's favorite pastime. To truly represent this growing trend, The Spirits of Cocktail brings together the most innovative restauranteurs and celebrated chefs to share their most successful creations. These are one hundred recipes of signature cocktails and appetizers served in to the chic readers as they are mixed in the New York trendiest establishments.
The Spirits of Cocktail is both mind-boggling and intoxicating for the reader. With 100 colorful designs and make-it-at-home, do-it-yourself recipes and images, this enticing book is a must-have for every cuisine, cocktail and lifestyle connoisseur.