Dipping into the home bartending game is a great, low-stakes adventure. Not only do you get to learn and be creative, but there’s a cocktail awaiting you at the end.
Small Business Saturday is a great opportunity to support local businesses while you stock up on tools for your home bar. As we compiled these picks, we used the U.S. Small Business Administration’s definition of small businesses, so these products feature companies that employ up to 1,500 people and list revenue below a certain threshold based on the business category.
If you’re hoping to build out your bar while supporting small businesses, here are some tips from beverage professionals and some of their beloved tools.