Iconic liquors every home bar needs

Iconic liquors every home bar needs

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There was a point in my life when a bar stool was practically attached to my behind. And when you spend that much time in bars, you also spend a whole lot of money at bars. But hey, I was young, having fun, and a several-times-a-week bar tab over $100 was just a way of life. Now, aside from the fact that I have hermit-like tendencies and crowded places severely annoy me, I just cannot fathom spending $18 on a craft cocktail made with unicorn tears and organic, small-batch anything.

The solution? Stock your home bar at a fraction of the cost and make all the ridiculously complicated cocktails you want. Or just stick to the tried and true basics. Either way, a well-stocked liquor cabinet will save you tons of money in the long run. Here are the iconic bottles every home bar should have (not including the unicorn tears, which I’m sorry to say is actually a thing).