Authors Judy Gelman and Peter Zheutlin will be at the celebration with Octavia Books to sign copies of UNOFFICIAL MAD MEN COOKBOOK: Inside the Kitchens, Bars, and Restaurants of Mad Men.
Special Guest, cast member BRYAN BATT will be present as the event's celebrity judge; and he will also be with us to sign copies of his recent book, BIG EASY STYLE.
Ever wish you could mix an Old Fashioned cocktail just the way Don Draper likes it? Or prepare Oysters Rockefeller and a martini the way they did fifty years ago at one of Roger Sterling's favorite haunts, The Grand Central Oyster Bar? Ever wonder how Joan Harris manages to prepare a perfect crown roast in her tiny apartment kitchen? Or about the connection between Jackie Kennedy's 1962 White House tour and Betty Draper's Valentine's Day room service order?
The Unofficial Mad Men Cookbook: Inside serves up more than 70 recipes to satisfy a Mad Men appetite! From the tables of Manhattan's most legendary restaurants and bars to the Drapers' Around the World dinner, This is your entrée to the culinary world of Man Men-era New York. Packed with period detail, The Unofficial Mad Men Cookbook provides invaluable historical and cultural context for the food and drink featured in Mad Men, tips on throwing a successful '60s cocktail party, and even a guide to favored Mad Men hangouts.
Come dressed in any Mad Men fashion you choose; whether you are a Betty or a Don, Roger or a Salvatore, it's up to you. Put on your skinny tie, grab your best pearl necklace and fill up your glass of scotch for a sharp-suited good time!
The Hotel Monteleone will be providing delicious 60’s-inspired passed hors d'oeuvres as well as complimentary specialty cocktails including an Absolut® Vodka Gimlet, Beefeater® Gibson and Chivas® Rob Roy.
The party is open to the public and free to attend, so please pass along to whomever. Door prizes will be given to lucky winners as well as goodies for attendees throughout the night… so, ladies, grab your red lipstick; fellas, slick back your hair and everyone get excited for a fun-filled night in the Carousel Bar & Lounge!
Location: Street: Carousel Bar & Lonuge - Hotel Monteleone Additional: 214 Royal Street City: New Orleans, Province: Louisiana Postal Code: 70130 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)