Drinking with the Saints: The Sinner's Guide to a Holy Happy Hour (Hardcover)
Raise Your Spirits and Toast the Saints
Recipe for a liturgically correct cocktail: mix Bartender’s Guide and Lives of the Saints, shake well, garnish with good cheer. Drinking with the Saintsis a concoction that both sinner and saint will savor.
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 Author
Dr. Michael P. Foley is a Professor of Patristics in the Great Texts Program at Baylor University, a Catholic theologian, a mixologist, and the author or editor of over a dozen books and around 500 articles on topics including sacred liturgy, St. Augustine of Hippo, and contemporary film and culture.