Build a better bar setup with some new glassware & the right tools for the job.
A few bottles of liquor stashed away in the cupboard does not a home bar make. When hosting guests, you should be able to whip up at least one great cocktail on a moment’s notice — and show a little personal style while doing it.
There’s enough cheap barware and mismatched pint glasses floating around out there today that we thought it was time to put together our list of essentials for building a solid home bar set up. After all, you want visitors to your home to think you enjoy the finer things in life.
For The ‘Old Fashioned’ Guy
If your idea of a bar menu is whiskey neat, whiskey on the rocks, or an Old Fashioned, we have just the right bar setup to display next to your growing collection of bourbon.
A Field Guide to Whisky is a 300+ page one-stop shop for everything whiskey. Author Hans Offringa answers all the big questions like "Who is Jack Daniels anyway?" and basic questions like "What is in whiskey?".
Hand cut by one of the last remaining American factories making decorative glassware, this exclusive-to-STAG decanter is the perfect way to keep your favorite whiskey at the ready.
This specialty bartender’s knife from W&P Design comes equipped with a multi-purpose blade that allows you to peel, slice and pick fresh cocktail ingredients with ease.
Skip generic cocktail ingredients and upgrade your bar with these handmade tonic and bitters from Jack Rudy. Named after the founders’ great-grandfather, a daredevil WWII airplane mechanic from Louisville that loved to entertain, all Jack Rudy cocktail ingredients are made in small batches in Charleston, SC.
For The Mixologist
If your idea of entertaining involves surprising guests with a little culinary skill, we have all the tools to craft the perfect cocktail for your three course dinner menu.
Simple and modern, this bar set is made from solid brass with a durable, matte finish. Finally a permanent replacement for the generic stainless steel bar set you’ve been using.
This brass-plated cocktail shaker is the perfect companion to the Savoy Bar Set for a home bar that stands out for all the right reasons.
From the editors of Esquire, Drink Like a Man distills 83 years of drinking wisdom and 125 cocktail recipes into one indispensable manual.