by Victoria Moore
Andrews McMeel, $18.99
If a disappointing cup of coffee has ever thrown your entire morning off kilter, then you understand the importance of a good drink at the right moment. In this charming volume, the British wine critic Victoria Moore thoughtfully explores the place of drinks in our daily rituals. The book is a love letter to all things liquid—a standout among a sea of wine guides and cocktail compendiums. In addition to fantastic recipes for drinks and foods to pair with them, Moore offers advice on selecting the right beverages for every season and occasion, creating a drinks pantry, and savoring the simple act of sipping.