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Das geheime Cocktail-Buch

Interview with Jim Meehan

Posted by Gestalten—09/2012

Jim Meehan is a leading figure of today’s cocktail culture. Das geheime Cocktail-Buch, the German-language edition of Meehan’s PDT Cocktail Book, takes you behind the counter of Meehan’s PDT Bar in New York. The publication shares more than 300 classic and offbeat cocktail recipes as well as Meehan’s comprehensive knowledge about spirits, bar accessories, glasses, appliances, techniques, and everything else involved in skilled mixology. Gestalten.tv met Meehan at his bar, where he revealed what makes Das geheime Cocktail-Buch so special and how his fruitful collaboration with illustrator Chris Gall came to be.

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A production by Gestalten Script Editor: Ole Wagner Alexa Karolinski Editor: Astrid Gleichmann Camera: Megan Blackburn Location: New York City Copyright 2012 Die Gestalten Verlag GmbH und Co. KG