Literary Libations What to Drink with What You Read By Amira K. Makansi
The definitive guide to pairing two of the world's most beloved pastimes: reading and drinking.

A bubbly, boozy French 75 with The Great Gatsby. Trappist beer with Umberto Eco's The Name of the Rose. Old vine California Zinfandel with The Grapes of Wrath. And don’t you dare open Bram Stoker’s Dracula on a Sunday morning without a Bloody Mary near at hand. Want to know what to pour when your book club meets to discuss the latest literary sensation? Then you need a copy of Literary Libations!

Presented as a list and organized by genre, Literary Libations offers pairing recommendations for nearly two hundred works of fiction across many genres. With background information on both the book and the beverage as well as an explanation of why the pairing works this is a fantastic gift for anyone who loves to read or drink.

Readers will:

  • Learn more about the world's most iconic books.
  • Increase their knowledge of wine, beer, and spirits.
  • Increase their appreciation for famous authors.
  • Learn to craft beautiful modern and classic cocktails.
  • And gain a fun and unique way to revolutionize their book club.
  • TitleLiterary Libations
    SubtitleWhat to Drink with What You Read
    AuthorBy Amira K. Makansi
    PublisherSkyhorse Publishing
    ImprintSkyhorse Publishing
    Published4 September 2018
    Illustrationscolor Illustrations.

    About the author

    Amira K. Makansi is a wine industry professional who has worked in many if not all aspects of the wine industry. After graduating from the University of Chicago with a degree in history, she quickly abandoned her quest to become a lawyer in favor of pursuing a career in all things beverage-related. She has worked for eight wineries, two distribution companies, and three restaurants, spanning from Chicago's prestigious dining scene to an Alsatian winery whose first vintage predates the French revolution. Amira has also written and published a science fiction trilogy with her mother and sister, the first book of which has been optioned for a Hollywood production.

    ISBNs: 9781510736580 978-1-5107-3658-0 Title: literary libations category:CKB ISBNs: 9781510736610 978-1-5107-3661-0 Title: literary libations category:CKB 
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