Whipping up a cocktail at home is the ultimate luxury — it's like having a bar brought to your place, without the crowds or the sticker shock that comes with that martini. But, of course, you need the right tools to make your favorite drink just the way you like it. Before you drop a fortune on a barware kit, know this: You can save over 40% on the top-rated Modern Mixology Bartender Kit with the code, 10PMIXMAS, through November 28 as onbe of Amazon's stellar Black Friday deals. And, pro tip: This makes a really great gift, just in case you need to pick something up for the budding mixologist in your life.
Why is it a good deal?
This bar set hasn't been priced this low since summer 2022, making it a great time to snap it up. Also, when you factor in the cost of getting a craft cocktail at your local bar, it basically pays for itself after two drinks.
Why do I need this?
Cocktails are expensive when you go out, and it also means you have to get dressed, schlep yourself to a bar or restaurant and wait for your drink to be made. This eight-piece set has everything you need to whip up your favorite cocktail at home, including a strainer, double-sided jigger, mixing spoon, Hawthorne strainer, corkscrew, ice tongs and bottle opener.
The stainless steel kit is durable and has a pretty silver finish (although you can also opt for matte black). It even comes with a wooden holder for all the parts to create an organized display you'll feel good about leaving out. There are also recipe cards for your favorite drinks to help guide you along the way.
Planning to give this as a holiday gift? The set comes in pretty packaging, so you can forgo the gift wrap.
What reviewers say
Nearly 7,000 fans swear by this mixology kit for creating cocktails at home. "Perfect for the home bartender," shared a satisfied shopper. "It's attractive, compact and the recipe cards are really helpful and durable/well made. This is the perfect little set up for the home bartender making mixed drinks for themselves and friends."
A fellow happy customer called the set a "great gift." They added, "The book has a lot of great beginner cocktails in it and the shaker can easily fit two drinks." Others swear the kit is perfect for honing skills. "I bought it to practice bartending before a small birthday party and it worked so well," shared a fan.
This special deal only lasts through November 28 — take advantage of it while you still can!
The reviews quoted above reflect the most recent versions at the time of publication.
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