Classic Bar Essentials for the Holidays

Well, it's November, and, ready or not, it's time to start thinking about the holidays! We are especially excited for holiday gatherings this year, and that means making sure our home bars are in working order. We've found a whole bunch of affordable items that we wanted to share with you that will help make any get together a definite success.

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Stock your bar with essential spirits: vodka, gin, whiskey, rum, and vermouth. Keep Maraschino cherries, bitters, limes, and seltzer and tonic water on hand for last-minute parties. Also, make sure to have a bottle of sparkling apple cider chilling in the refrigerator for guests who prefer not to drink alcohol.

What do you keep in your home bar?