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Why you need a cocktail shaker

A cocktail shaker is an important piece of equipment in any home bar. In this article, we take a closer look at the reasons why you need a cocktail shaker when making drinks at home. A Better Mix of Flavours The primary goal of shaking drinks is to combine...

Choosing the right cocktail shaker

When you’re ready to make some cocktails at home, you’ll need to give some thought to choosing the right cocktail shaker. A cocktail shaker is a container that allows for mixing of cocktail ingredients by shaking them together. It normally consists of a large cup, with an attached strainer...

Essential mixers for your home bar

Mixers are used in a wide range of cocktails to add extra depth and flavour, and also to reduce the potency of the spirit to make the drink more palatable. Here are the essential mixers for your home bar: Ice You should be prepared to use ice in almost...

Essential base spirits for your home bar

When making cocktails at home, there are several essential base spirits for your home bar. These will enable you to create a multitude of different cocktails. Start with a spirit that you prefer, and add to that when your budget allows. Here are the essential spirits that we suggest:...

Essential glassware for your home bar

Be sure to have enough glasses, mugs, and tumblers for entertaining guests, or for unwinding after a long day at work. Discover the essential glassware for your home bar by reading this article. Cocktail glasses, like the drinks they contain, are available in a wide array of shapes and...

Bar tools for your new home bar

Are you ready to get started in making cocktails at home? Read this post to learn about the essential bar tools for your new home bar. The tools we look at are easy to pack up and carry with you, so if you are heading off on a self-catering...