The Art of Mixology
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Though the term “cocktail” first appeared in 1806, it was the release of Jerry Thomas’s bartender guide, The Bon-Vivant's Companion, in 1862 that marked the true birth of cocktails as a new way of consuming spirits. From the 20s Sidecar to the 80s Cosmopolitan to today’s sophisticated creations, cocktails have been elevated to a full-fledged art form.