This book represents a journey in the world of cocktails from a historic point of view and in addition, treats deeply various aspects: from basic bar techniques to advanced innovative ideas that can be used to create impressive drinks: pressure infusion, clarification, smoking, ageing, fermentation and even spherification!
The Lucky Drinker Cocktail Book covers everything from bar equipment to bar personalities and how they influence the world of drinking, what are the elements and what is the approach to create an outstanding cocktail, food and beverage pairing, alcohol intake but also how to calculate the cost of a cocktail: very important aspect that will help you to have a profitable cocktail menu.
Ciprian Zsraga trained in hospitality in Italy and since 2015 has become one of the leading bartenders in London. He has learned from some of the modern greats and at some of the world’s best bars, including Artesian bar at The Langham Hotel and American bar at The Savoy.
Ciprian started The Lucky Drinker as a blog dedicated to cocktails in 2017 with the aim to inspire, educate and spread his love and passion for cocktails. His ethos is: ‘drink quality, drink in company and above all drink responsibly!’