For book (and booze) lovers, a bit of sip-lit with ‘Tequila Mockingbird’

‘Tequila Mockingbird’ offers clever cocktails with literary themes.

By Staci Sturrock - Palm Beach Post Staff Writer

It was a dark and stormy night when I cracked open the Tanqueray. The smell of gin, and desperation, filled the kitchen — another gin and tonic? Oh! The horror!

Slowly I turned the cover of “Tequila Mockingbird: Cocktails With a Literary Twist” (Running Press, $15). Step by step I worked my way through a couple of its recipes.

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