1. Raise the Bar
The W&P Mason Shaker Set contains essential tools for refreshing summer beverages: muddler, jigger, shaker, and Shake, a book full of inspiring drink recipes. $69.
2. Build Your Base
Ideal for a range of mocktails and cocktails, Q tonic and club soda are both exceptionally clean-tasting and fiercely bubbly. The tonic is sweetened with agave only. About $9 for a four-pack. www.qdrinks.com
3. Draw Straws
These entirely biodegradable drink straws from Hay! are made out of wheat stems and are perfect for your next zero-waste party. Available in tall and cocktail sizes. $7–$8.
4. Squeeze Me
Fresh citrus can make a drink, and the Chef’n FreshForce juicer squeezes citrus easily and efficiently. You get maximum juice with a minimum of messy effort. $25.
5. Bitter Up
Potent and pungent, Bittercube bitters have beautifully unique flavor profiles. We’re especially fond of Jamaican No. 2, with its notes of grapefruit, hibiscus, and clove. $10.
Want some summer sipping inspiration? Enjoy these “Summer Mocktail” recipes.
Photography by: John Mowers