Gone with the Gin: Cocktails with a Hollywood Twist
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Here’s drinking with you, kid
We know your type. You love the smell of napalm in the morning, you see dead people, and you’re the king (or queen!) of the world. No matter your cinematic stripe, there’s a beverage (or ten) tailor-made just for you.
A perfect gift for film buffs and a terrific twist on movie nights, Gone with the Gin is the ultimate cocktail book for die-hard silver screen aficionados who prefer to be shaken, not stirred. Included within are 50 delicious drinks—paired with winking commentary on history’s most quotable films—plus an all-star lineup of drinking games, movie-themed munchies, and illustrations throughout.
So go ahead, make my drink.
120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 INTRODUCTIONINTRODUCTION Here’s drinking with you, kidHere’s drinking with you, kid Attention, Film Buffs: We know your type. You’ve seen Star Wars so many times, you’re basically half-Jedi. You love the smell of napalm in the morning, you see dead people, and you’re the king (or queen!) of the world. Hell, you can’t even walk past a box of chocolates without
serve on a bed of lettuce, or between your favorite non-human buns. Serve with a glass of Chianti. GRILLERS IN THE MISTGRILLERS IN THE MIST GORILLAS IN THE MIST (1988) DIRECTED BY MICHAEL APTED Dian Fossey was a lifelong animal lover from Kentucky when, in the sixties, she became inspired to study the mountain gorillas of Rwanda—whose disappearance at the hands of poachers emboldened Fossey to spend nearly two decades fighting for their survival. Sigourney Weaver’s portrayal of Fossey in
adventure—or a nap. Makes 4 servings 1 cup instant grits 2 eggs 1 cup grated white cheddar cheese 4 tablespoons (½ stick) salted butter 2 teaspoons hot sauce 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon pepper 2 jalapeños, seeded and diced Preheat the oven to 300°F. Safely store your rifle and then prepare the grits on a stovetop as instructed on the box. Beat the eggs in a small bowl and add them and the remaining ingredients to the grits. Stir well and transfer the grits to a 2-quart greased casserole
Clyde (Penn), 74 Bonnie and Mudslide, 74 Boozy and the Beast, 91 bourbon Bourbon Cowboy, 35 Invasion of the Toddy Snatchers, 123 Lushmore, 55 Bourbon Cowboy, 35 brandied cherries, 23 Yankee Doodle Brandy, 88 brandy, 20 The Rocky Horror Pisco Show, 87 The Breakfast Cereal Club, 129 The Breakfast Club (Hughes), 129 Brickman, Paul, Risky Business, 51 Bridges, James, Urban Cowboy, 35 brown sugar, Some Spike It Hot, 49 burgers, lamb, 127 butter, Some Spike It Hot, 49 C Cameron,
stage for many a claustrophobic confrontation. This was the first film to win three Academy Awards in the acting categories, including one for Vivien Leigh, whose manic performance proved prescient for her own late-life diagnosis of bipolar disorder. When your own last-minute houseguests arrive, offer up this Southern sidecar, which will have them running into the streets shouting for seconds (and maybe a second chance). 2 ounces Southern Comfort 1 ounce lemon juice � ounce Grand Marnier