A collection of 60 recipes inspired by the history of tiki as well as the modern revival that's putting a fresh spin on tropical tiki drinks- all simplified for the home bartender.
Kicking back with a tiki cocktail may be the epitome of easy living, but ironically, tiki drinks are among the hardest to make, often requiring eight or more ingredients. But now it's easy to make tiki drinks at home: Easy Tiki examines the modern tiki revival through 60 transporting recipes that rejigger the classics with minimal ingredients while still maintaining the delicious balance, spices, and stunning garnishes that define tiki cocktails. Drinks include classics such as the Cobra's Fang and Staycation and modern cocktails such as the Elusive Dreams and Paradise Lost. With Easy Tiki you can enjoy island life wherever you are.
Chloe Frrechette is senior editor at PUNCH and regularly contributes articles on tiki and cocktail culture. She has a master's degree in history of design from Royal College of Art, where she earned distinction for her research on the material culture of cocktail consumption.
PUNCH is a James Beard Award-winning online magazine devoted to narrative journalism about wine, spirits, beer and cocktails.