How to Properly Stock a Bar Cart
Whether you’ve just moved into a new home or simply want to level up from your college drinking habits, there is no better time to have a stocked bar cart.
These 17 products be will be sure to keep you stocked for months and get you your cocktail fix whenever needed.
Disclaimer, your friends may never want to leave. But that’s not always a bad thing! 🙂
The easiest way to quickly and thoroughly mix ingredients together is with a shaker.
2. Bar Spoon
Also known as a “cocktail mixing spoon”, the long handle on the bar spoon makes it easy to mix drinks well and reach the bottom of tall glasses.
Hiware 12-Inch Bar Spoon, Set of 2 – $7.99
Hiware 12 Inches Stainless Steel Mixing Spoon – $5.99
Purchase a strainer so that ice and pulp are prevented from pouring into your cocktail.
Muddlers make it easy to incorporate fruits, herbs, spices, and flavors into your cocktails.
8inch Long 1pc Stainless Steel Fruit Crusher – $6.99
Professional Drink Muddler – $10.99
Hiware 10 Inch Stainless Steel Cocktail Muddler and Mixing Spoon – $7.99
*If you don't want to individually purchase each item above, you can purchase a set that includes them all.*
6. Ice Bucket/Ice Tongs
To conveniently add ice to any drink or cool a bottle of wine, you’ll need an ice bucket that comes with tongs.
7. Cork Screw
8. Bar Knife
Perfect for muddled drinks or solo drinks like whiskey or bourbon.
Old Fashioned Whiskey Glasses – $21.99
Rock Style Old Fashioned Whiskey Glasses 11 Ounce – $21.69
Crystal Old Fashioned Whiskey Glasses (Set of 6) – $22.99
Perfect for tall cocktails and other mixed drinks that contain a large proportion of a non-alcoholic mixer, poured over ice.
Set of 8 Highball Glasses – $25
Highball Glasses Set of 6 Tall Drinking Glasses – $17.95
Italian Highball Glasses [Set of 6] – $29.99
Perfect for any kind of martini, but most commonly used for dirty martinis.