Build the Perfect Bar Cart

Todd Thrasher began his mixing career back in college and is now an expert when it comes to preparing the perfect pour for any occasion. Want to bring his magical mixology home? See Thrasher’s personal picks for a party-perfect bar cart.

Todd Thrasher began his mixing career back in college and is now an expert when it comes to preparing the perfect pour for any occasion. He currently co-owns and serves drinks at a string of NoVA’s most celebrated establishments: Restaurant Eve, The Majestic, PX, Virtue Feed & Grain, Society Fair, Eamonn’s and Bar TNT. Want to bring his magical mixology home? See Thrasher’s personal picks for a party-perfect bar cart.

By Fizah Malik

$49.95; Cocktail Kingdom; cocktailkingdom.com
 AG Cobbler Shaker
“This is a must-have for a home bar. It’s a little pricier but extremely durable.”

 

$8.95; Cocktail Kingdom; cocktailkingdom.com

Japanese Style Jigger
“A jigger is one of the most important things you can have on your home bar.”

 

$16.95; Cocktail Kingdom; cocktailkingdom.com

 ‘The PDT Cocktail Book’
“Jim Meehan is a friend and an extremely talented cocktail maker. No home bar is complete without his book of recipes.”

 

$599; Crate and Barrel; crateandbarrel.com

 Libations Bar Cart
“I like this particular cart because of its clean lines, and it’s easily portable.”

 

$185; Society Fair; societyfair.net

 Bartender Kit
Features tools hand-selected by Thrasher, everything a bartender needs.

 

$85; The Hour; thehourshop.com

 Hammered Sided Ice Bucket
“If you’re looking for more antique looking things, there’s [The Hour].”

 

$4.99; Society Fair; societyfair.net

 Thrasher’s Cocktail Onions 

 

$4.50; Society Fair; societyfair.net

 Castelvetrano Olives

 

6 for $54; Society Fair; societyfair.net

  Schott Zwisel forte Champagne Flute

DESIGN EXPERT: Todd Thrasher, co-owner of Eat Good Food Group, Alexandria; Arlington

 

(December 2012)

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