Calling all cocktail enthusiasts and gift-givers! Whether you're looking to elevate your at-home bar or searching for the perfect gift for the cocktail lover in your life, a well-curated cocktail hamper is the way to go. But what items should you include to make it truly perfect? Look no further! We've put together a list of the top 10 must-have items for the perfect cocktail hamper. From essential bar tools to unique ingredients, this list has everything you need to create a bespoke hamper that is perfect for your individual taste and preferences. So, whether you're treating yourself to a new cocktail collection or searching for the perfect gift, this list has got you covered.
If you're looking to create the perfect cocktail hamper, the Tipple Cocktail Shaker Set is an absolute must-have. This set provides you with all the essential tools you need to make a delicious cocktail, including a shaker, stirrer, and strainer. Made from durable stainless steel, this set is built to last and is perfect for both beginner and experienced cocktail enthusiasts. The shaker features a strainer, so you can easily strain out any pulp or ice chunks from your drinks. Plus, the included stirrer is perfect for gently mixing ingredients without bruising them.
When it comes to creating the perfect cocktail hamper, glassware is an important consideration. Serving your cocktails in the right glass not only enhances the drinking experience but also adds a touch of elegance and style to your presentation. The Stemmed Craft Beer Glass is a versatile option that is great for both beer and cocktails. The tulip shape of the glass helps to maintain a foamy head on your beer or cocktail, while the long stem keeps your hands away from the drink, preventing it from warming up too quickly. On the other hand, if you're looking for a more unique and laid-back vibe, the Twin Fin Rum Limited Edition White Bamboo Cup is a great choice. These cups are perfect for making cocktails on the go, whether you're on a camping trip, at the beach, or at a BBQ. With their bamboo construction and fun graphics, they add a touch of tropical flair to any cocktail creation.
If you're looking to get your cocktail party started quickly and easily, we also offer a range of pre-mixed cocktails that are perfect for any occasion. One popular choice is the Bar Buoy Espresso Martini Cocktail. Made with vodka, coffee liqueur, sugar syrup, and espresso, this cocktail is the perfect pick-me-up for any coffee lover. Simply add ice to your shaker, pour in the cocktail mix, and shake it up for a quick and easy cocktail that is sure to impress.
In addition to our popular Bar Buoy Espresso Martini Cocktail, we also offer a variety of other pre-mixed cocktails, including the Bar Buoy Mojito Cocktail. Made with white rum, agave syrup, lime juice, and fresh mint, this classic cocktail is refreshing and perfect for sipping on a hot summer day. Simply add ice and enjoy a delicious, high-quality cocktail without any of the hassle of mixing it yourself.
If you're looking to create the perfect cocktail hamper, having a good quality white rum like Retribution Soundings Unaged White Rum is an absolute must. As a versatile spirit, rum is perfect for creating a range of tropical-inspired cocktails such as the classic Mojito, Piña Colada, and Mai Tai. With its pure and smooth flavor profile, this award-winning rum is perfect to be sipped neat or to be used as a base in your favorite rum-based cocktails.
Retribution Soundings Unaged White Rum has recently won Gold at the Taste of the West Awards, as well as numerous other accolades in 2022, making it a top choice for rum lovers. This rum is made from the finest quality sugar cane and distilled using traditional methods to ensure a pure and authentic taste.
When it comes to cocktail making, gin is an absolute essential. This versatile and popular spirit is perfect for creating classic cocktails like the Gin and Tonic, Negroni, and Martini. And when it comes to quality gin, Tarquin's Cornish Dry Gin is a top choice.
This gin is distilled in small batches using copper pot stills at the fully-independent, family-run Southwestern Distillery. Distilled with 12 hand-selected botanicals including Italian juniper, Moroccan orris root, Devon violets, Bulgarian coriander seed, and cinnamon, Tarquin's Cornish Dry Gin has a great blend of botanicals that add depth and complexity to your cocktails. What's great about Tarquin's Cornish Dry Gin is that it has a well-balanced and smooth taste, making it perfect for sipping on its own or for use in a range of gin-based cocktails. The attention to detail in the distillation process ensures that every bottle is of the highest quality and is packed full of flavour.
When it comes to making cocktails, getting the right measurements is crucial to achieving the perfect balance of flavours. That's why a jigger is a must-have item for any cocktail hamper. A jigger is a small measuring cup that helps you get the perfect amount of each ingredient for your cocktail.
One great option for a jigger is the Salcombe Branded Copper Gin Jigger. This jigger provides both single and double measures, ensuring that you can serve the perfect G&T every time. Made from high-quality copper, this jigger is not only functional but also adds a touch of style to your cocktail-making experience.
Start today by making your own bespoke cocktail hamper.