Acclaimed mixologist Jim Meehan knows his way around a bar. Consider this incredibly comprehensive manual Meehan's roadmap to help you get from where you are to where you want to be. In addition to chronicling Meehan's career in the bar business, the manual offers professional insight into the history of cocktails, menu development, bar design, service, and hospitality. The book also includes one hundred recipes for classic cocktails, and contributions from Meehan's esteemed colleagues from around the world. Both densely informative and pleasantly approachable, this is the manual for anyone interested in reaching the top of their game in the bartending world.