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The CMC Banger Book

8 years of greatest hit recipes from the show Common Man Cocktails. While it’s free, you can choose your own price (below) if you want to help us out (we did spend 3 months compiling and designing the book!)


The Common Man Cocktails Banger Book is an e-book we’re giving away for free, however, if you’d like to pay what you believe the value is for this book to support the Youtube show Common Man Cocktails, enter a price you’d like to pay for the book. Otherwise, leave the field empty (or put a 0) and download the book for free.

This e-book is designed for all skill levels of cocktail makers from the novice to the expert. The level-4: expert rating means you will utilize a lot of different spirits and a handful of bitters, but this book isn’t designed as a curated selection of recipes to keep your shopping bill down, this recipe book represents “the greatest hits” from the Youtube Show Common Man Cocktail.

Check out how we design our recipe e-books.

This downloadable PDF e-book includes:

  • 15 cocktail recipes, all greatest hits from Common Man Cocktails.
  • 6 pre-made cocktail menu’s that you can print out for guests.
  • A full shopping list of items you need to make every recipe.
  • Additional recipes including Don Dunn’s Sour Mix, Don’s Spice #2, Homemade Don’s Spice #2 & Sour Mix.

Full Recipe Alcohol Requirements:

  • Bärenjäger
  • Benedictine
  • Bourbon Whiskey
  • Cherry Heering Liqueur
  • Cointreau / Triple Sec / Citronge / Orange Liqueur
  • Crown Royal Maple
  • Fernet Branca
  • Galliano
  • Gosling’s Black Seal 151
  • Grand Marnier
  • Lillet Blanc
  • London Dry Gin
  • Mezcal
  • Pernod / Anise Liqueur
  • Puerto Rican Rum
  • Pusser’s Rum / Navy Rum
  • Rye Whiskey
  • Sourthern Comfort
  • Spiced Rum
  • Vodka
  • White Creme de Cacao

Additional Garnishes

Cocktail Bitters:

  • Angostura Bitters
  • Boker’s Bitters
  • Fiendishly Tropical Bitters
  • Bittercube Black Strap Bitters

Remaining Ingredients Required To Make All Recipes (included in e-book):

  • Don’s Spice #2
  • Falernum Syrup
  • Simple Syrup
  • Grenadine
  • Orgeat Syrup
  • Raw Honey
  • Royal Rose Three Chili Simple Syrup
  • Heavy Cream
  • Vanilla Extract
  • Cinnamon
  • Mint Leaves
  • Cucumber
  • Saline Solution
  • English Breakfast Tea
  • Egg White (optional)
  • Sweet Tea
  • Coca-Cola
  • Rose Water

Bar Equipment

  • Shaker Tin & Strainer
  • Tea-Strainer (for secondary straining)
  • Muddler
  • Jigger / Measuring Devices

You can find all the syrups and bitters called for in this book are available at