The Best Gear for Drinking in the Great Outdoors

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With outdoor recreation experiencing a boom in popularity and more people utilizing wide-open spaces in their own neighborhoods, finding ways to securely transport your favorite beverage has become as important as deciding what to drink.

Whether camping, having a day at the beach, or just looking to bring your wine into the backyard while protecting it from spills and critters, we’ve compiled a quick guide of our favorite products to best get your wine, beer and cocktails outdoors.

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Wine Enthusiast Insulated Stainless Steel Marble Tumblers (Set of 2)

High-end design comes to casual outdoor environments with these marble tumblers. Stainless steel insulation guarantees your drink will stay chilled for up to nine hours, while the vacuum design prevents condensation from forming on the outside and ensures a good grip in any conditions.

From $19.99 Wine Enthusiast

W&P Blush Porter Glass, 15 oz

This stemless solution pairs durable glass with an insulating silicon wrap, so you don’t have to sacrifice the experience of sipping wine from glass just to keep it chilled. An optional lid helps protect clothing from spills and splashes.

$25 Sur La Table

Corkcicle 25 oz Canteen Classic Collection

Chances are, if you asked around the Wine Enthusiast offices about our staff’s favorite wine gear, the Corkcicle Canteen would be near the top of the list. This triple-insulated container keeps wine perfectly chilled for an astonishing 25 hours, ensuring that even if you leave it baking in the sun during a day at the beach, you’ll still have a cold glass of rosé waiting inside.

$34.95 Amazon

Hario Cold Brew Tea Bottle - Pale Grey

Stojo Collapsible Travel Cup (Set of 2)

Those with a love of hiking know the beauty of a great collapsible mug. This offering from Stojo contains both a 12- and 16-ounce cup in the same package, is microwave safe, insulated for hot or cold drinks, and is made from recycled materials. Best of all, a reusable straw that stores inside can be attached to the lid, allowing you to sip on the move without accidentally wearing your wine.

$36 Food52

MSR Dromedary Bag Water Reservoir

This MSR Dromedary Bag is meant for hikers and campers who need a convenient way to carry large amounts of liquid with them into the wilderness. While this usually means water, some of our editors know from first-hand experience that it also works really well to transport the contents of an entire box of wine to a campsite. Comes in three sizes depending on your number of companions and preferred amount of wine.

From $39.95 Amazon

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Indoor/Outdoor Wine Glasses Party Set (Set of 12)

If you want stemware by the patio but don’t want to risk the potential for broken glass by the pool, this indoor/outdoor set offers the best of both worlds. Made from a BPA-free copolyester material, these are both shatter resistant and dishwasher safe. Coming in Pinot Noir, Chardonnay and Cabernet/Merlot styles means you’ll have the right shape on hand for whatever you’re sipping under the sun.

$69.99 Wine Enthusiast

Published on July 16, 2020
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