The perfect party calls for perfect cocktailsWe've all seen the old movies—the debonair gent and the trés chic lady engaged in witty repartee while sipping martinis or Manhattans at a rooftop cocktail party. In real life, unfortunately, many would-be sophisticates wouldn't know a Manhattan from Boise, Idaho—or a Brass Monkey from a Moscow Mule, for that matter.Cocktails can change all that. By following the clear and simple directions in this book, you can create more than 100 tasty and tantalizing delights to satisfy a plethora of discriminating palates. Sweet drinks, tart drinks, fun drinks, exotic drinks, this book has it all—from the old familiar classics to wild and bold contemporary concoctions.Whether you're a Harvey Wallbanger kind of guy or a dedicated Pink Lady, we've got your drink. So get mixing . . . and have a blast!