Take your cocktail-mixing skills to new heights with these bartender shaker sets, which include all the tools you need to mix up the old classics like martinis, Manhattans and margaritas. You might even craft your own homespun creations. All you need to add is the liquor, bitters, ice—and friends! Have a look at our favorite sets on the market right now.
Like the world’s best cocktails, there’s seemingly not much to the equipment that makes the mixology magic happen: a good stainless-steel shaker, a cup or jigger for measuring out your alcohol ingredients and a few tools to twist, stir and pour. Truly, the art behind the cocktail craft really lies in the individual mixologist’s instincts, nose and taste for different flavors and the performance that goes into blending the perfect pour. Having the right tool to expertly shake your creation elevates the taste and performance of making cocktails. We’ve rounded up our top picks to help you find the right shaker for cocktail mixing.