If you think that tequila can only be consumed as a slammer with salt and lime, and follows with a chaser of the world's-worst-hangover the morning after, think again: Dan Jones is about to set the record straight. In Tequila: Shake Muddle Stir, Dan introduces readers to some rather grown-up and classy ways to consume this agave-based spirit, and will have you drinking like a Mexican in no time.
Starting with the basics for your home bar, and following with the best tequila-makers on the planet, you'll be shopping for your tequila kit like a pro. Like a fine whiskey, tequila should be sipped, savoured and enjoyed. With this in mind, Dan has curated over 40 tequila recipes for the home mixologist.
With more margarita recipes than you can shake a cocktail shaker at, as well as a glut of amazing tequila cocktails you have never even heard of, this is a recipe book that will change your drink repertoire for good. Including recipes for DIY syrups, sours, infusions and more, Tequila: Shake Muddle Stir will show you just how versatile this underrated liquor is, and proves there is a tequila-based drink out there for everyone, just waiting to be discovered.
The Little Feminist Locked Diary from Mudpuppy continues the journaling tradition and invites young writers to chronicle their own adventures. Illustrations by Lydia Ortiz introduce children to these important people in history with images that are fun for youngsters and also realistic. Featuring colorful illustrated portraits of real women who have made historical impact on the world decorates the front and back covers, and included lock with 2 keys provides the security a creative mind needs to flourish. - 192 lined pages with illustrations - Color-coordinated padlock with 2 keys included - Packaged in clear, shrink-wrapped box - Diary package: 4.75 x 6.25" (12 x 15.5 cm) - Ages 4+
A fully updated edition of The Champagne Guide by the winner of the 2015 International Wine & Spirit Competition 'Communicator of the Year Award' Tyson Stelzer. The Champagne Guide 2018–2019 contains fully independent assessments, with profiles and ratings, of over 100 champagne producers – from the smallest growers to the largest houses. The wines have all been reviewed based on current tastings and the notes are accompanied by full-color bottle images.
The 2018–2019 edition also features fully updated information on the distinction between houses and producers and how to avoid corked, stale and lightstruck champagnes. The Champagne Hall of Honor ranks the best producers in Champagne this year, the best champagnes of the year in different price ranges, and the best blanc de blancs, rosé and low-dosage champages. This internationally acclaimed volume tells you everything you need to know about champagne, and all for less than the price of a standard bottle!
Stories to inspire us all to learn from our mistakes.
Failure is something none of us like to experience, but Dare to Win explains that mistakes are not only good for you, they can actually lead to huge successes. If you look at the most inspirational innovators, athletes and icons throughout history, they all share a common belief—they simply do not entertain the notion of failure as a bad thing.
InDare to Winyou'll read some real life lessons, learned by the most talented and successful people in the world. From Steve Jobs to Beyonce, Simon Cowell, Michael Jordan, Einstein, JK Rowling, Arnold Schwarzenegger, and more. Just been fired? It could be the best thing that's ever happened to you. Keep getting your ideas knocked back at work? Rethink your approach.
If we didn't have failure, how would we know what to do next? The process of learning from our mistakes is truly invaluable, and is something we need to run toward, not run away from.