Oh summer, let us count the ways we love you: margaritas, mojitos, tiki cocktails, sangria, the list goes on and on. But to prepare for all the cocktails you’ll be making this summer, you’re going to need to prep your home bar.
Of course, the necessary bar tools for summer aren’t that different than the ones you need year-round. But now’s the time to whip out the bar tools — and spirits — that are essential for the fruit-based cocktails that you drink in the warmer months. When else will you whip up more margaritas than in the summer?
Click ahead for a shopping list of the summer bar essentials.