Shake up a classy cocktail and have a party worthy of the New York City elite with over 100 tempting recipes and enticing photos—a perfect gift for Gossip Girl fans and TV lovers.
Spotted: cocktails fit for Manhattan’s elite.
Whether you’re an Upper East Sider, a prep school heiress, a Brooklyn wannabe, or the ultimate fan of an anonymous gossip blogger, we know what you want—a luxe cocktail and some good drama to enjoy it with.
As Forbes magazine proclaims, "You can now pour up a cocktail inspired by your favorite GG episode, scene or character. . ." XOXO, A Cocktail Book is your one and only source for the most lavish libations, including:
- Kiss on the Lips (aka French Kiss) - The Powerful Woman (aka Rosemary Gin Fizz) - Lonely Boy Beergarita (aka Beergarita) - New York Spectator (aka Old-Fashioned) - Summer in the Hamptons Sangria (aka Traditional White Sangria)
With 100 deliciously tempting cocktails and exquisite photos, XOXO, A Cocktail Book has the perfect beverage for any event, from exclusive sleepover soirees to decadent masquerade parties at the Empire Hotel.
Bridget Thoreson is a writer based in Brooklyn, NY. Her books include The Unofficial Hocus Pocus Cookbook, XOXO: A Cocktail Book, and consulting for Are You My Wine? Clearly, Bridget is very interested in drinking, eating, and pop culture.
"Attention Gossip Girl fans! You can now pour up a cocktail inspired by your favorite GG episode, scene or character. . ."
Saucy drinks served up with sassy side-eye characterize XOXO, A Cocktail Book: An Unofficial Gossip Girl Fan Book (Ulysses Press, 2020) by Bridget Thoreson. Notes for each drink dive deep into the show's plotlines and the scheming prep-school characters who cavort amid the glittering backdrop of Manhattan, Martinis in hand. Look for drinks like Dirty Scandal (a Dukes' Martini) and the Brooklyn Backstabber (a classic Brooklyn). You know you love it.