Tiki drinks, by their very nature, lends themselves to excess.
Why use one rum when you can use three? A tasteful, simple lime wedge garnish? That
simply won’t do! Not when you can layer together pineapple fronds, mint, a swizzle
stick, and perhaps a flaming lime shell for good measure.
Indeed, short of molecular mixology, Tiki drinks may be the most complicated style of cocktails you can make. So, what were my wife Carrie and I thinking when we named our book Minimalist Tiki? Continue reading “Is “Minimalist Tiki” an Oxymoron?”
Day in and day out, one of the most popular post here at Cocktail Wonk is Minimalist Tiki: What you truly need to make the classics at home.
At long last, I’ve finally heeded Mrs. Wonk’s wisdom that this article was a book needed to be written. Without further ado, we’re pleased to announce THE BOOK!
Minimalist Tiki: A Cocktail Wonk Look at
Classic Libations and the Modern Tiki Vanguard
Minimalist Tiki is a hefty, no-compromises book—hardcover and in
full, glorious color, with more than 300 pages of geeking out, photos and
recipes. It weighs over 3 pounds! We hope it will sit proudly alongside the
books that inspired it. Continue reading “Minimalist Tiki – The Book! For Sale Now!”