12 Tiki Essentials to Turn Your Bar Cart Into a Tropical Paradise


Now that summer's here, it's time to thaw out with a tropical cocktail. If your warm weather travel plans don't include hopping on a plane and enjoying a Mai Tai or two on a Tahitian beach, then bring the island to you. After all, your tastebuds won't be able to tell whether you're soaking up the sun on a white sand shore or binge-watching your favorite Netflix show on a beige couch, anyway. Trick your mind into believing you've cashed in a ticket to a paradise and create the ultimate tiki-themed bar cart with our wanderlust round-up. Don't be surprised if your passport becomes a coaster!

Pineapple Tumbler

  1. pineapple tumbler, which doubles as a unique serving glass.
  2. An aloha print to hang above your bar cart for ambiance.
  3. Cocktail umbrellas – because no piña colada is complete without one.
  4. Passion fruit syrup to take your rum cocktails to the next level.
  5. Bamboo paper straws for sipping on painkiller cocktails in style.
  6. Stackable tiki glasses for a touch of retro '50s Hawaiian décor.
  7. Highball tiki glasses for serving classic Mai Tais.
  8. Palm tree cocktail napkins to replace your plain white ones.
  9. Palm sugar, the healthier alternative to simple syrup.
  10. Smuggler's Cove: Exotic Cocktails, Rum, and the Cult of Tiki to improve your recipe repertoire.
  11. Pink flamingo drink stirrers to add just the right amount of kitsch to your cocktails.
  12. Tiki statue ice cube tray because even your ice cubes should have tropical vibes.