Nightcap is a cocktail book that tackles the idea of what to serve at the end of the night.
Focusing on a wide variety of nightcap options, separated by what the night holds in storestrong drinks for partying, low ABV ones for calling it a night, dessert drinks to close out a dinner party, and digestives for when you've eaten too much, plus information on nightcapworthy spirits and liqueurs to serve straight and a brief introduction to the nightcap and what the term means.
With 40 to 50 recipes, including some from bartenders around the country, this book includes cocktails for some well-known drinks (like the Sazerac and Brandy Alexander) along with unusual, modern drinks to end the night on.
About the Author
Kara Newman is the spirits editor at Wine Enthusiast magazine and the author of Shake. Stir. Sip. She lives in New York City