The Beginner’s Guide To Bar Carts

How To Stock Your Bar Cart

Bar carts are a home decorators dream; they bring both form and function. With endless uses from storage to soirée, they are a no-brainier for any space – large or small. This guide brings you the essential bar accessories needed to stock and design the perfect bar cart!

Bar carts come in a variety of styles ready to match your personality.
Fancy yourself a modern hostess with a chic style? Check out our gold bar carts made of steel and glass. Maybe you’re more industrial farmhouse; go for the steel and wood bar cart. Whatever your style, there is a bar cart to match and endless bar accessories to meet your needs.

The List.
Each category below lays out suggestions for the host or hostess new to a home bar. There are certain pieces you should always have on hand to be able to whip up just what your guests are in the mood for. While this list isn’t comprehensive, and certainly everyone’s tastes will be their own, we hope to give you a good nudge in the right direction. You could even say we want to help you become a Bar Cart Artist. (Bar Cartist, get it?)

Here's a simple list to help you stock your bar cart

Bar Accessories:
  • Jigger
  • Muddler
  • Strainer
  • Corkscrew
  • Ice Molds
  • Mixing Glass
  • Bottle Opener
  • Cocktail Picks
  • Cocktail Shaker
Essential Liquors:
  • Gin
  • Rum
  • Vodka
  • Whiskey
  • Tequila
Additional Liquors:
  • Vermouth
  • St-Germain
  • Rose Water
  • Grand Marnier
  • Orange Bitters
  • Aromatic Bitters
Glassware & Servingware:
  • Tumblers
  • Decanters
  • Ice Buckets
  • Wine Glasses
  • Rocks Glasses
  • Martini Glasses
  • Highball Glasses
  • Champagne Glasses
Garnishes:
  • Lemons
  • Oranges
  • Mint Leaves
  • Luxardo Cherries