Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Fleischmann's Mixer's Manual


The front panel is white with a long mixing spoon, a bottle opener, an olive in a martini glass, a spring of mint, a measurer, a highball, and a lime wedge on a white background. The back panel has an orange slice, a slice of pineapple, a cherry, an onion, a lemon, a sprig of mint, a Manhattan, and a knife. The company name and address are at the bottom. There is a white rectangle for a distributor's name. The design is by Mildred Sophie Porter. There are hints for the home bar. The recipes have whisky recipes such as Manhattan, old fashion, whiskey sour, highball, etc.; gin recipes such as martini, pink lady, Tom Collins, etc.; scotch recipes such as highball, scotch on the rocks, etc.; party punches; canapés; vodka recipes such as screwdriver, Bloody Mary; and bourbon recipes such as mint julep, bourbon on the rocks, etc. The back end page has other fine Fleischmann products. There are color line drawings. There is no date.

Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Fleischmann's Distilling

Publisher: Fleischmann Distilling Co. (New York, N.Y. ; Owensboro, Ky. ; Peekskill, N.Y. ; Plainfield, Ill. ; Clinton, Iowa)

1965 (ca.)

20 p.

15.9 x 9.5 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: This item is under copyright.


Citation: Fleischmann's Mixer's Manual. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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