Know someone who loves to play bartender? Or what about that friend who never ventures from their signature drink? "Mrs. Lilien's Cocktail Swatchbook" by Kelley Lilien, Random House is chic, colorful and fun in a retro-sort of way. The book offers 50 drink recipes including 20 blender drinks, 10 to be shaken and 10 for the punch bowl. $14.99. Available at Barnes & Noble and through area independent book stores. Add some fun swizzle sticks for a fun gift wrap option.
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