Hi. We're Carey Jones and John McCarthy, the authors of Be Your Own Bartender: A Sure-Fire Guide to Finding (and Making) Your Perfect Cocktail, to be released on November 13, 2o18Pre-order now! 


Our Book

Be Your Own Bartender is the first-ever flowchart cocktail book -- designed to lead every reader to his or her own perfect cocktail. With more than 165 original recipes, there's something for every drinker. 

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John, a mixologist by trade, and Carey, a food and spirits writer, have been crafting cocktails together for more than five years. They are the co-authors of the "Liquor Cabinet Roulette" series on Food & Wine's website, a weekly column for four years and counting.  Learn more »

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These two know their drinks, and more importantly, they know what I want to drink, probably even better than I do.

J. Kenji Lopez-Alt, author, "The Food Lab"