The 10 Perfect Gifts for an Envy-Inducing Home Bar

Provisions that will make you a master entertainer — even if you're only entertaining for one.

The 10 Perfect Gifts for an Envy-Inducing Home Bar

Provisions that will make you a master entertainer — even if you're only entertaining for one.

Yamazaki 18-Year Single Malt Whisky

1
Yamazaki 18-Year Single Malt Whisky

The best of the best, it’s won more medals than Michael Phelps.
$700 at cwspirits.com

Louis Vuitton cocktail case

2
Louis Vuitton cocktail case

The luxury luggage-maker creates a truly reliable traveling companion: The embossed leather case holds a martini kit, flask, tray and even a mini ice bucket.
louisvuitton.com

Giacomo Conterno Barolo Riserva "Monfortino" wine

3
Giacomo Conterno Barolo Riserva “Monfortino” wine

Arvid Rosengren, the world’s #1 sommelier, told us it’s on his shortlist of essential bottles to own: “One of the most beautiful wine experiences possible,” he says.
$775 at wine.com

Krug Vintage Champagne

4
Krug Vintage Champagne

This is another of Rosengren’s favorites: “Luxurious and impressive in youth, broad and luscious with age,” he says. “Always a safe bet and very ageworthy.”
$250 at wine.com

Coravin Wine Access

5
Coravin Wine Access

Taste wines without pulling the cork, and keep the remainder fresh.
$285 at amazon.com

Linley crystal and rosewood whiskey decanter

6
Linley crystal and rosewood whiskey decanter

This hand-blown crystal decanter has a cap with an silver top that can be engraved. (If you etch your name, ensure you’re not the person who’s driving them to drink.)

$915 at mrporter.com

Lowball Machined Whiskey Tumbler

7
Lowball Machined Whiskey Tumbler

These make drinking a science as well as an art: They’re made from airplane-grade aluminum, an internal hourglass shape to optimize aroma, an ergonomic grip and a faceted lip to prevent drips.
$280 at discommon.com

Edgewood Made porcelain pitcher

8
Edgewood Made porcelain pitcher

These angular pitchers look like a piece of art on a shelf, and they’re functional enough to use every day.
$120 at edgewoodmade.com

Asprey airplane cocktail shaker

9
Asprey airplane cocktail shaker

Made of sterling silver, this shaker modeled after 1930s airplanes guarantees your next cocktail hour will be mirthful.

$12,150 at mrporter.com

Saeco Molto one-touch espresso maker

10
Saeco Molto one-touch espresso maker

Make espresso or Americanos in five strengths, grind beans and froth milk, all with the tap of a button. Tomorrow morning, it gets even easier: The memory function recalls just how you like it.
$1,495 at williams-sonoma.com

Best Life
Live smarter, look better,​ and live your life to the absolute fullest.
Get Our Newsletter Every Day!
Enter your email address to get the best tips and advice.
close modal
close modal
GET YOUR FREE GIFT
SUBSCRIBE