Amaro, The Spirited World of Bittersweet, Herbal Liqueurs by Brad Thomas Parsons, is the second book for Hot Italian’s Cocktail Book Club, now available. Amara has gotten rave reviews from critics and cocktail connoisseur a like.
With the current trend in the Unites States, Parsons’s book was released in perfect timing for enthusiast to enjoy. Amaro is Parsons’s follow up to his book “Bitters” that he wrote back in 2011. In Amaro Parsons provides a history of these types liqueurs and their purpose. He lists several amaro and gives a brief description of each including their region, alcohol by volume, ingredients and tasting notes. The best part of the book are the recipes, and trying them out.
Stop by Hot Italian to get your copy of this book paired with an Averno Amaro Affogati cocktail just for $20. It’s available all month long in August. Also stay tuned for September, Hot Italian’s 3rd book installment, Bloody Mary.