Warmer Weather – Cooler drinks

As the warmer months approach, it’s time to prepare for fun in the sun!  Build a new tiki, get out the summer furniture and stock up the indoor or outdoor bar.  Bogue has the perfect checklist for you to prepare for endless summer fun.  

Staple liquors for your home bar this summer should include:

  • Vitzellen Vodka
  • Bombshell Gin
  • John AP Conoley Whiskey
  • Rum
  • Tequila
  • Red Wine
  • White Wine
  • Beer
  • Simple Syrup

Glasses & Gear: Be sure you have the customary wine and cocktail glasses on hand to serve your beverages in. Other items that you’ll need handy for mixing are:

  • Wine bottle opener
  • Bottle opener
  • Blender
  • Cooler for Ice
  • Cocktail shaker
  • Strainer
  • Dishrack
  • A tray
  • Bar Towels
  • Shot glass
  • Napkins
  • Ice tongs
  • Stirrers
  • Straws
  • Toothpicks
  • Cutting board and Knife
  • Bug repellant candles

Garnishes: Don’t forget essential garnishes. Be sure to have the following handy to serve up a stylish drink:

  • Oranges
  • Lemons
  • Limes
  • Cherries
  • Green Olives
  • Pickles
  • Salt
  • Sugar

Remember to drink responsibly this summer and stay hydrated with plenty of water as the weather gets warmer.