19 Brilliant Lead-Free Crystal Decanters

19 Brilliant Lead-Free Crystal Decanters

Crystal liquor decanters have been around for decades and are still often used today. You’ve seen them in movies, TV shows, and probably in antique stores. But why does it matter if the crystal is lead-free? Decanters that contain lead can cause your stored liquor to be contaminated with lead over time as well as […]

11 Best Beer Tap Handles for Home Bars

11 Best Beer Tap Handles for Home Bars

The best beer tap handles are eye-catching, well crafted, and invite people to sample whatever beer they hold. There’s a wide selection of tap handles for all kinds of home bars, man caves, kegerators, or any DIY set-up. It’s common to have questions when looking for tap handles. Do beer tap handles work with any […]

The Best Cognac Glasses and Brandy Snifters

21 Best Cognac and Brandy Snifter Glasses

UPDATED 3-13-2019 What is Brandy vs What is Cognac? First of all you may be wondering what is the difference in brandy vs cognac? All Cognac is a brandy, but only certain Brandy is Cognac. Confused yet? Let us explain further… Cognac is a specific type of brandy produced in the Cognac region. Much like […]

Beer Cheese Dip Party Snacks

Beer Cheese Dip – The Pinnacle of Party Snacks

The best party snack you will ever have at any party is beer cheese dip. Born in America and now loved across the globe, this holiday and gameday favorite has become a staple of buffet tables everywhere. Traditionally made with things like sharp cheddar, garlic, spices, and of course, beer, it’s a melting pot of […]

Why use a liquor decanter?

A Laid-Back Guide to Liquor Decanters

When I was in college, we used empty alcohol containers to decorate the apartment. At the time it made sense because most of my extra money went to hosting parties or going to parties, and the only thing I had to show for it was an extensive collection of Maker’s Mark bottles, occasionally interrupted by […]

How to Host a Craft Beer Party

How to Host a Craft Beer Party

While the beer tasting industry has grown substantially, there are still millions of people who have not yet learned the practices and terminology connected with sampling craft beers & brews. True, brewing is a complicated science, but it’s also a fun, and learning the basics is easy. Hosting a craft beer party is a great […]

What is a growler of beer

What is a Growler? – It’s More than Just a Beer Jug!

We’re all familiar with everyday beer containers such as pint glasses, steins, brown bottles, and aluminum cans, but someone who’s just starting to learn about the craft beer scene might encounter a mysterious and little-known receptacle: the beer growler. What seems at first glance like an ordinary jug is an important tool for transporting draft […]

Backyard and Chill – A Guide to Porch Parties

Large or small, benches or chairs, front yard or back yard, deck or no, porches come in all styles and fashions. As the tail end of summer continues to drag on, it is the absolute best time to take advantage of these warm nights and your outside space. Whether you’re throwing an all day backyard bash or a picturesque […]

Most Manly Drinks

15 Most Manly Drinks

What makes a drink manly? Which drinks require that you turn in your man card if you’re caught dead with it? It’s a highly debated topic that our experts here at HomeWetBar.com decided to get to the bottom of. Interestingly enough there are plenty of factors that go into making manly drinks. The first cardinal […]

How to Build a Kegerator

How to Make a Kegerator

No home bar could ever be complete without beer on tap. Kegged beer is typically fresher, more flavorful, and a better value per ounce. The trick is keeping your tap system maintained, and ensuring the kegs are always cold. The simplest, most cost effective way to serve draft beer at home is with a kegerator. It’s […]