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10 Drink Accessories You Need This Summer

When the weather is warm and the outdoors are calling, use these products to have the best sip of the summer.

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Corkcicle Arctican Beverage Can Coolervia williams-sonoma.com

Stainless Steel Insulated Can & Bottle Holder

Ever notice how quickly your drink warms up in the hot sun? Yuck. That’s about to change. The Corkcicle Arctican will keep your can (or bottle) cold for three times longer, so you don’t have to worry about icing down your drink during a backyard bash.

Why it made our list: Two layers of vacuum-insulated stainless steel ensure your soda or beer will be kept at the perfect temperature.

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12 qt. Old Fashioned Metal Picnic Coolervia homedepot.com

Picnic Cooler

When you’re going on a picnic, don’t leave home without a cooler. The Amerihome Picnic Cooler can hold up to 18 cans or 12 bottles. And don’t worry; the built-in bottle opener ensures you’ll never be without one when you need it most. Stock your cooler with the best craft beer from your state.

Why it made our list: A locking lid ensures your brews stay nice and secure.

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Blue Panda Disposable Tropical Hawaiian Luau Party Umbrella Cocktail Drink Straws, Assorted, 150 Packvia target.com

Umbrella Straws

Every refreshing poolside drink longs for an umbrella. An umbrella straw, that is. These umbrella straws will make any cocktail or mocktail feel extra-tropical.

Why it made our list: This 150-pack will last all summer long.

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CreativeWare™ Double-Walled Party Tub in Blue with Drainvia bedbathandbeyond.com

Party Tub

If you’re hosting a backyard bash this summer, you’ll need a convenient place to hold your drinks. Filled with ice, this go-anywhere CreativeWare Party Tub will help keep your beverages nice and cool.

Why it made our list: It has a built-in drain for easy emptying.

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Inflatable Pool Drink Holdersvia amazon.com

Inflatable Pool Drink Holders

A Flamingo GoFloats Inflatable Pool Drink Holder is a pool accessory you didn’t know you needed until now. Your new flamingo friend will make sure your drink is always accessible even if you’re cooling off in the pool. Just relax, float, sip, repeat.

Why it made our list: The extra-buoyant raft is designed to stay upright, so you don’t need to worry about any spills.

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Acrylic Drink Dispenservia crateandbarrel.com

Drink Dispenser

Whether your menu includes homemade lemonade or something a bit stronger, you’ll want an eye-catching way to serve it. The Crate & Barrel Drink Dispenser fits the bill, and—bonus—it’s acrylic, making this a patio-friendly choice. Fill it with one of these simple party punch recipes.

Why it made our list: It’s shaped like a Mason Jar for a nostalgic feel.

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Inflatable Beverage Barvia amazon.com

Inflatable Beverage Bar

The flamingo drink holder is ideal for individual drinks, but if you’re having a big pool party, then you need something more substantial. The Jasonwell Rainbow Cloud Floating Beverage Bar has five drink holders! Fill the space in the center with additional beverages, or stock it with pool snacks for on-the-water munching. This party-ready float is practically an essential pool accessory.

Why it made our list: It works great on the lake or in the hot tub as well.

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Insulated Stainless Steel Stemless Cupvia amazon.com

Wine Tumbler

Looking to keep you wine cold and hate the idea of broken glass on the patio? Swap your classic wine glasses for a Swig Wine Tumbler. This 12-ounce vacuum-insulated tumbler will keep the equivalent of TWO glasses of wine cold for up to 9 hours. Plus, if you drop it on the ground, you won’t have to pick up shards of glass. Win-win. Are you making any of these mistakes with wine?

Why it made our list: It comes in a bunch of pretty colors.

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Cocktail Tumblersvia target.com

Cocktail Tumblers

When the weather’s nice and dinner is al fresco almost every evening, be sure to stock your cabinets with outdoor-friendly glasses. These Acrylic Tumblers have a beautiful diamond pattern that will make any cocktail or lemonade feel super-summery.

Why it made our list: This set of eight is perfect for gatherings large or small.

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4pc Heavy-Duty Multi-Colored Outdoor Drink Holders - Sunnydaze Decorvia target.com

Drink Holder Stakes

You won’t hear anyone say, “Hold my beer,” during outdoor activities when you have Sunnydaze Outdoor Yard Drink Holder Stakes. These two-piece stakes can hold beer cans, soda bottles—practically whatever people are drinking. Stick ’em near the corn hole game so players can easily set down their drink during their turn.

Why it made our list: We love these when camping, too.

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Emily Racette Parulski
Emily Racette Parulski is a Senior Editor for Taste of Home, specializing in email newsletters. When she’s not writing about food, she’s baking something sweet to feed her chocolate obsession.

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