10 kitchen essentials to transform your cocktail making

Unless you're lucky enough to have your own in-home gin bar, your kitchen is probably where you're doing all your mixing, shaking and stirring! This year, why not upgrade your kitchen kit and take your mixology to a whole new level? 

1. Copper Bar Tool Set

£60, Olive Bonas

Oliver Bonas Marble Copper Bar Tools Set

Always losing the measure? Never fear! You'll be ready to whip up whatever tipple your heart desires with this stylish bar set. Get it here.

2. G&T Chopping Board

£24.95, Not On The High Street

Gin Tonic Chopping Board Marquis Dawe

As a dedicated gin lover, your garnishes deserve their own space. This G&T-themed chopping board is just the ticket! Get yours here.

3. Jamie Oliver All-Purpose 3-in-1 Peeler

£15.99, Amazon

Jamie Oliver All-Purpose 3-in-1 Peeler

Zesting and garnishing will be a breeze with this handy gadget. Get yours here.

4. Aperitivo: The Cocktail Culture of Italy

£22.95, Amazon

Aperitivo The Cocktail Culture of Italy

Feeling inspired by the Italian spirit of Sabatini Gin? Bring la dolce vita to your home with this recipe book. Find it here.

5. Nest Measure

£12, Joseph Joseph

Joseph Joseph Nesting measuring cup set

A good measuring set is key to creating cocktails with several layers. With every size imaginable, this set will have you mastering them in no time. Get it here.

6. Yellow Lemon Squeezer

£7.50, Marks and Spencer

Marks Spencer Yellow Lemon Squeezer

When life gives you lemons... squeeze them to bits with this bright piece of kitchen kit. Available here.

7. Citrus Press

£18, Philips

Philips Daily Collection Citrus press

Fresh citrus juices make any tipple sing. Invest in this press and gin-joy!

8. Kitchen Herbs

£5 each, Patch

Patch assorted Kitchen herbs

For cooking, garnishing, muddling and everything in between, herbs are essential! Dress up your windowsill with the various plants available here.

9. Keep Calm Apron

£16.55, Zazzle

Keep Calm Drink Gin Apron Zazzle

Stains, begone! Protect yourself in the kitchen with this fun apron.

10. Gin Lover’s Marshmallow Kit

£25, The Naked Marshmallow Co.

The Naked Marshmallow Co Gin Lovers Marshmallow Kit

What could be more fun than a gin marshmallow? Eat them as is or get creative... the world is your oyster! Purchase a set here.