Pub crawl your way through the sacred seasons with this entertaining and useful collection of cocktail recipes, distilled spirits, beer, and wine for virtually every occasion on the Catholic liturgical calendar. One part bartender's guide, one part spiritual manual, a dash of irreverence, and mixed with love: Drinking with the Saints is a concoction that both sinner and saint will savor.
Recipe for a liturgically correct cocktail: mix Bartender's Guide and Lives of the Saints, shake well, garnish with good cheer. Michael Foley offers the faithful drinker witty and imaginative instruction on the appropriate libations for the seasons, feasts, and saints' days of the Church year.
• A guide to wine, beer, and spirits, including 38 original cocktails • Lively sketches of scores of saints, from the popular to the obscure • Tips on giving the perfect toast and on mixing the perfect drink • Even includes drinks for Lent!
About the contributor(s):
Michael P. Foley holds a doctorate in Catholic systematic theology and is an associate professor of Patristics in the Great Texts Program at Baylor University. Foley lives in Waco, Texas, with his wife Alexandra and their six children.