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15 Home Bar Essentials To Amp Up Your Pregame Game

Make your "before party" even better than the main event.

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1. This bike-mounted growler (complete with leather holder) gets your brew to the pregame in style:

Made of stainless steel so it can keep liquid extra cold on the ride over.
Via food52.com

Made of stainless steel so it can keep liquid extra cold on the ride over.

2. These plates that let you load up on snacks without losing a free hand:

Roam freely throughout the party without spilling any chips.
Via amazon.com

Roam freely throughout the party without spilling any chips.

3. These novelty cups that help you put on a good face:

The perfect disguise to wear when an ex walks by.
Via fredandfriends.com

The perfect disguise to wear when an ex walks by.

4. These well-groomed glasses that identify guests' drinks:

"I mustache you a question: Is this your beer or mine?"
Via kegworks.com

"I mustache you a question: Is this your beer or mine?"

5. These dice that take the decision-making out of drink-making:

Fake it 'til you make it.
Via uncommongoods.com

Fake it 'til you make it.

6. This beer foamer that can salvage Kyle's imperfect pour:

Via store.menudesignshop.com

Insta-worthy froth without the hassle of bartending school.

7. This two-sided glass the world didn't know it needed:

Why limit yourself to just one style of beer?
PretentiousBeerGlass / Via etsy.com

Why limit yourself to just one style of beer?

8. This mounted bottle opener that's always there when you need it:

Heavy duty and magnetized, so you'll be retired long before it will be.
Via kickstarter.com

Heavy duty and magnetized, so you'll be retired long before it will be.

9. This beer-chilling device that will keep your brew at the perfect temp:

Cool.
Via corkcicle.com

Cool.

10. This enormous cocktail shaker so you can make everyone's drink at once:

This baby weights 1.5 pounds and holds 110 ounces of liquid. Don't spend your entire pregame playing bartender. Do it once, and do it right.
Via hammacher.com

This baby weights 1.5 pounds and holds 110 ounces of liquid. Don't spend your entire pregame playing bartender. Do it once, and do it right.

11. This beer + shot glass:

Get you a man who can do both.
Via shop.coolmaterial.com

Get you a man who can do both.

12. This space-saving bottle holder:

More fridge space = more beverages = more pregame.
uncommongoods.com

More fridge space = more beverages = more pregame.

13. This kit for making the perfect ice to suit any drink:

http://www.studioneat.com/products/neaticekit
http://www.studioneat.com/products/neaticekit

Few things say "adult" like the ability to ask guests "And how do you like your ice?"

14. This leather beer holster for the outlaw in all of us:

Shoot from the hip. This badass accessory is strong, durable, and can be personalized.
Via etsy.com

Shoot from the hip. This badass accessory is strong, durable, and can be personalized.

15. And lastly, these literal beer goggles that help you keep track of your beer:

Never take the wrong swig again.
Via totally-funky.co.uk

Never take the wrong swig again.

The key to winning any pregame is by building a strong roster. Make sure to keep BEST DAMN Root Beer, BEST DAMN Cherry Cola, and BEST DAMN Apple Ale in your starting rotation.

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