Bring the libations home with these bar essentials.
By Daniel Guzman
Shake It Up
Every home bar needs the basics to create everything from a martini to an old fashioned. Available at Bon Vivant, Final Touch barware gives the home bartender a shaker, jigger and muddler to create any cocktail.
Serving in Style
Available in gold, silver and copper, this 16-ounce pineapple tumbler adds a touch of whimsy to any sweet libation. Guests can also sip on that mai tai through a matching straw. Available at Design Studio.
Follow the Recipe
Death & Co: Modern Classic Cocktails is often considered the ultimate guide to stirring up superb cocktails. The recipes are compiled by Death & Co, the New York bar that started the contemporary cocktail movement. Available at Books & Books at Camana Bay.
Cook like the celebrity chefs at Cayman Cookout 2017.
Momofuku Milk Bar’s Christina Tosi calls the SodaStream her favourite kitchen gadget. Available in many different models, the Power Starter Kit is a great introduction. Available at Kirk Home Centre.
A favourite of host Eric Ripert, the Matfer Bourgeat copper frying pan guarantees even cooking. It’s solid and heavy enough that it distributes the heat evenly and doesn’t easily tip over. Available via amazon.com.
Slice & Dice
Considered the best knife in the world, it’s no wonder Anthony Bourdain gravitates to the Global G-2 chef’s knife for all his prep work. Available via williams-sonoma.com.