Updated March 23, 2018 by Tina Morna Freitas

The 10 Best Bartender Books

video play icon
Liquid Intelligence
The Craft Cocktail Party: Delic...
Tequila Mockingbird: Cocktails ...

This wiki has been updated 6 times since it was first published in March of 2018. With the cocktail scene enjoying a bit of a renaissance, everyone wants to up their game when practicing their bartending skills at home. Whether you want an extensive, scientific look at how and why different ingredients go together well, or just a great introduction to some of the hottest new drinks out there, our selection of bartender books has you covered. When users buy our independently chosen editorial selections, we may earn commissions to help fund the Wiki. Skip to the best bartender book on Amazon.

10. The Curious Bartender

9. Tequila Mockingbird: Cocktails with a Literary Twist

8. The Craft Cocktail Party: Delicious Drinks for Every Occasion

7. Meehan's Bartender Manual

6. 3-Ingredient Cocktails

5. The Ultimate Bar Book

4. Keto Happy Hour

3. Death & Co: Modern Classic Cocktails

2. Elements of Cocktail Technique

1. Liquid Intelligence


Tina Morna Freitas
Last updated on March 23, 2018 by Tina Morna Freitas

Tina Morna Freitas is a writer who lives in Chicago with her family and three cats. She has a B.A. in anthropology with a minor in English, and has built a freelance career over the years in writing and digital marketing. Her passions for cooking, decorating and home improvement contribute to her extensive knowledge of all things kitchen and home goods. In addition, her 20 years as a parent inform her expertise in the endless stream of toys and equipment that inevitably takes over the homes of most parents. She also enjoys gardening, making and sipping margaritas, and aspires to be a crazy cat lady once all the children are grown.


Thanks for reading the fine print. About the Wiki: We don't accept sponsorships, free goods, samples, promotional products, or other benefits from any of the product brands featured on this page, except in cases where those brands are manufactured by the retailer to which we are linking. For more information on our rankings, please read about us, linked below. The Wiki is a participant in associate programs from Amazon, Walmart, Ebay, Target, and others, and may earn advertising fees when you use our links to these websites. These fees will not increase your purchase price, which will be the same as any direct visitor to the merchant’s website. If you believe that your product should be included in this review, you may contact us, but we cannot guarantee a response, even if you send us flowers.