Food and Drinks Book Genre – What’s the best definition for the food and drinks genre? Books in the food and drinks nonfiction genre are about the history of or the recipes to make certain foods and drinks (with or without alcohol).

The food books in this genre are about the origins, types, preparations, families, and nutritional values of food. The books in this genre can also be about different types of cuisine (i.e. regional or ethnic). They can also be about the different nutritional and healing properties of food. The food genre also crosses over and meshes with the cooking and cookbook genres, as they provide recipes and other information about food preparation.

The drink books in this genre can be about the history or making of a certain type of alcohol or juice, recipes for drinks for parties and entertaining, or recipes on how to make your favorite alcoholic drinks without the alcohol. The drinks genre may also include how to make fun, special, or healthy drinks for children.

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food drinks book genre book coverFood and Drinks Book Genre – Examples

Review this list of popular examples to help you get a better understanding of the food and drinks nonfiction genre.

1. American Bar: The Artistry of Mixing Drinks by Charles Schumann

2. Atomic Cocktails: Mixed Drinks for Modern Times by Karen Brooks

3. Cocktail: The Drinks Bible for the 21st Century by Paul Harrington

4. Frozen Drinks: With or Without the Buzz by Bruce Weinstein

5. How’s Your Drink?: Cocktails, Culture, and the Art of Drinking Well by Eric Felten

6. Kiddie Cocktails by Stuart Sandler

7. Michael Jackson’s Malt Whisky Companion by Michael Jackson

8. On Drink by Kingsley Amis

9. Shaken and Stirred: Through the Martini Glass and Other Drinking Adventures by William L. Hamilton

10. Shaken Not Stirred by Paul Effeny

11. Shots: 50 Recipes for Little Drinks with a Big Kick! by Alan Gage

12. Smoothies, Sparklers, Shakes & Coolers Card Deck: Fifty Refreshing, Revitalizing, Alcohol-Free Drinks by Sally Ann Berk

13. Candyfreak: A Journey through the Chocolate Underbelly of America by Steve Almond

14. Comfort Me with Apples: More Adventures at the Table by Ruth Reichl

15. Eating Animals by Jonathan Safran Foer

16. Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal by Eric Schlosser

17. Garlic and Sapphires: The Secret Life of a Critic in Disguise by Ruth Reichl

18. Heat: An Amateur’s Adventures as Kitchen Slave, Line Cook, Pasta-Maker, and Apprentice to a Dante-Quoting Butcher in Tuscany by Bill Buford

19. In Defense of Food by Michael Pollan

20. Julie and Julia : 365 Days, 524 Recipes, 1 Tiny Apartment Kitchen by Julie Powell

21. Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly by Anthony Bourdain

22. Medium Raw: A Bloody Valentine to the World of Food and the People Who Cook by Anthony Bourdain

23. My Life in France by Julia Child

24. On Food and Cooking: The Science and Lore of the Kitchen by Harold McGee

25. Salt: A World History by Mark Kurlansky

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Food and Drinks Book Genre – Related Book Genres

* Cookbook Genre

* Cooking Book Genre

* Diet Book Genre

* Fitness Book Genre

* Nutrition Genre

* General Nonfiction Book Genre

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