CRADDOCK, Harry. When The Savoy Cocktail Book was first published, it not only enriched the style of the times--it became part of it. Exact facsimile of the original edition, not reproduced with Optical Recognition Software. A recreation of the famous Savoy Cocktail Book, first published in 1930 and put together by Harry Craddock, the legendary man behind the hotel's American bar at the time. Firstly, it's a one-off, the author, Harry Craddock, never wrote another book. Originally published by Constable in 1930, the Savoy Cocktail Book features 750 of the Savoy's most popular recipes. In near fine condition. Details. Craddock was one of the most famous cocktail barmen of the 1920s and 1930s. 8°. Illustrations by Gilbert Rumbold. Original coloured decorated cloth. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. 1930 The Savoy Cocktail Book pages: / 308. Shipped with USPS Media Mail. London: Constable & Company, 1930. However, Savoy Stomp interprets the wineglass measurement for The Savoy Cocktail Book as the older / original volume definition of 2 ounces and provides explanation here. Originally published by Constable in 1930, the Savoy Cocktail Book features 750 of the Savoy's most popular recipes. First page I Next page Last page. The only five-star hotel on the river. Savoy Cocktail Book features 750 of Harry Craddock’s most popular recipes. First edition of this iconic, definitive text on cocktails. In “The Savoy Cocktail Book,” Craddock documents hundreds of recipes for punches, fizzes, martinis, and beyond. And finally, it's beautiful and … Like many great American barman, Harry Craddock was forced to flee his native land in order to ply his craft. Craddock was one of the most famous cocktail barmen of the 1920s and 1930s. The Savoy Cocktail Book. Being in the main a complete compendium of the cocktails, Rickeys, Daisies, Slings, Shrubs, Smashes, Fizzes, Juleps, Cobblers, Fixes, and other drinks, known and vastly appreciated in this year of grace 1930, with sundry notes of amusement and interest concerning them, together with subtle observations upon wines and their special occasions. Booktopia has The Savoy Cocktail Book, Classic Bar Manual by Harry Craddock. Exact facsimile of the original edition, not reproduced with Optical Recognition Software. Harry Craddock was a United States citizen who left during Prohibition and joined the American Bar at the Savoy Hotel, London, in 1920. Harry Craddock was a United States citizen who left during Prohibition and joined the American Bar at the Savoy Hotel, London, in 1920. Adapted from a recipe in the 1930 The Savoy Cocktail Book, where Harry Craddock says, "Well-known and very popular in the American Bar of the S.S. Octavo, 287pp, [1]. Into the next millennium, The Savoy Hotel continues to evoke a world of elegance and style, and this updated edition features several new cocktails including the Millennium Cocktail, created by Peter Dorelli, the former Savoy head barman. It's wonderful for three reasons. In 1930, the Savoy Hotel first published its cocktail book, The Savoy Cocktail Book, with 750 recipes compiled by Harry Craddock of the American Bar and Art Deco "decorations" by Gilbert Rumbold. The Savoy Cocktail Book. It is a fascinating record of the cocktails that set London alight at the time - and which are just as popular today. Craddock invented a number of classic cocktails, including the famous Corpse Reviver #2 and possibly including the White Lady, and popularised the Dry Martini. 1930 The Savoy Cocktail Book. The Savoy offers sublime service in an unbeatable location near Covent Garden and the most iconic London landmarks. 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