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Why use a Martini Shaker?
When a Martini is given a good hard shake a number of reactions occur according to a U.S. research laboratory:

  • Mixing your drink in a Martini Shaker the aldehydes in the liquor are rapidly oxidized.

  • Using a martini shaker the Fusel oil (which can be observed as those tear-like fingers which try to creep up the inside of your glass) are uniformly suspended into the cocktail, giving the drink a "cloudy" appearance.

  • The freshly shaken "cloudy" appearance will take on a creamier texture when you use a martini shaker.

  • Concluding that shaking a martini, imparts a more full, creamier taste to the drink.

Visol VAC205 Pink Croc 16 oz Stainless Steel Pink Cocktail Shaker
 

Visol VAC205 Pink Croc 16 oz Stainless Steel Pink Cocktail Shaker

$24.00

Offering a sophisticated yet stylish take on cocktail shakers, the Croc provides you with a perky display of synthetic crocodile finish leather that will stand out in every bar. Looking good and providing even better service, you're going to love this absolutely engravable cocktail shaker as it s... [Read more]

Visol VAC204 Diego Stainless Steel 6oz Cocktail Shaker
 

Visol VAC204 Diego Stainless Steel 6oz Cocktail Shaker

$18.03

Miniature in stature but always providing the very best in strength and service, the Diego is a six ounce drink mixer that is made from top grade stainless steel. It comes complete with a jigger cap and is dishwasher safe as well. [Read more]

Paderno World Cuisine 4148007 Cocktail Shaker
 

Paderno World Cuisine 4148007 Cocktail Shaker

$49.50

For over 80 years, Paderno (Italy) has been a leading company in the manufacturing of professional cookware and kitchen utensils. The company is constantly engaged in enhancing the quality of its products and consistently complies with the most recent laws relating to public health and safety. Fo... [Read more]

MIU France 3210 Stainless Steel 24 Fluid Ounce Dimpled Cocktail Shaker
 

MIU France 3210 Stainless Steel 24 Fluid Ounce Dimpled Cocktail Shaker

$36.00

MIU France was established in 1985. For over 15 years, the MIU team has been manufacturing kitchenware products for the gourmet kitchenware industry. Our team has extensive knowledge and know-how on new product design, market demand, mass production and, more importantly, we know what your custom... [Read more]

MIU France 3328 Cocktail Shaker Stainless Steel 24 Ounce
 

MIU France 3328 Cocktail Shaker Stainless Steel 24 Ounce

$29.48

MIU France was established in 1985. For over 15 years, the MIU team has been manufacturing kitchenware products for the gourmet kitchenware industry. Their team has extensive knowledge and know-how on new product design, market demand, mass production and, more importantly, they know what their c... [Read more]

MIU France 480 20 Fluid Ounce Cocktail Shaker
 

MIU France 480 20 Fluid Ounce Cocktail Shaker

$8.72

MIU France was established in 1985. For over 15 years, the MIU team has been manufacturing kitchenware products for the gourmet kitchenware industry. Our team has extensive knowledge and know-how on new product design, market demand, mass production and, more importantly, we know what your custom... [Read more]

Paderno World Cuisine 4148005 Cocktail Shaker
 

Paderno World Cuisine 4148005 Cocktail Shaker

$35.91

For over 80 years, Paderno (Italy) has been a leading company in the manufacturing of professional cookware and kitchen utensils. The company is constantly engaged in enhancing the quality of its products and consistently complies with the most recent laws relating to public health and safety. Fo... [Read more]

Fineline Settings 4102CL Shakers 10 oz Clear Cocktail Shaker
 

Fineline Settings 4102CL Shakers 10 oz Clear Cocktail Shaker

$42.61

Fineline Settings offers a comprehensive assortment of plastic party and catering tableware. Their designs range from classic to contemporary and the products establish tomorrow s trends in today s market. A decade of experience in the disposable tableware industry ensures they know just what the... [Read more]

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Cocktail Shaker

$430.00

Sylvia Stave, born in Sweden, in V xj, in 1908, worked as a silversmith in Stockholm and Paris. In 1929 she began collaborating as a designer, and soon enough as a design manager, with C.G. Hallberg Guldsmeds A.B. In 1937 she moved to Paris, where s. [Read more]

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Crystal Soho Cocktail Shaker

$80.07

A division of the world famous Reed & Barton company, Miller Rogaska was developed as the perfect choice for first time collectors of affordable crystal stemware and barware. Known for it's brilliant clarity, each piece of Reed & Barton crystal has be. [Read more]

Mix Master Cocktail Shaker
 

Mix Master Cocktail Shaker

$22.39

Features: -Materials: Glass, stainless steel-Includes recipes for: White russian, Sex on the beach, Cosmopolitan, Long island iced tea, mojito and kamikaze-Item: Shakers-Finish: Multi-Material: Glass; Stainless Steel. Dimensions: -Overall Height - T. [Read more]

Carl Mertens Hampton 25.3 Oz Satin 2 Piece Cocktail Shaker
 

Carl Mertens Hampton 25.3 Oz Satin 2 Piece Cocktail Shaker

$97.99

Features: -High grade 18/10 stainless steel-18.6 Oz shaker capacity-Carl mertens collection-Item: Shakers-Finish: Stainless Steel-Material: Stainless Steel-Collection: Carl Mertens-Country of Manufacture: Germany. [Read more]

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Barware Cocktail Shaker

$30.90

Features: -Cocktail shaker-Dishwasher safe-Comfortable grip-Capacity: 20 ounce-Stainless steel construction-Barware collection-Item: Shakers-Finish: Silver-Material: Stainless Steel-Collection: Barware. Dimensions: -Overall Height - Top to Bott. [Read more]

Chiringuito Shaker Cocktail Shaker with Strainer by Ron Arad, 2004
 

Chiringuito Shaker Cocktail Shaker with Strainer by Ron Arad, 2004

$204.00

This piece from 18/10 polished stainless steel with an intentional "twist" that is said to "mimic the motion of the liquid inside," and a strainer for ease of pouring. This is a beautifully designed functional piece for any home bar. Features: -In. [Read more]

Carl Mertens Hampton 18 Oz Satin Cocktail Shaker
 

Carl Mertens Hampton 18 Oz Satin Cocktail Shaker

$88.66

Features: -Made of high-quality 18/10 polished stainless steel-18 Oz shaker capacity-Carl mertens collection-Item: Shakers-Finish: Stainless Steel-Material: Stainless Steel-Collection: Carl Mertens-Country of Manufacture: Germany. [Read more]

17 Oz Cocktail Shaker
 

17 Oz Cocktail Shaker

$21.99

Features: -Cocktail shaker-Capacity: 17 Ounce-18/8 Stainless steel construction-Item: Shakers-Finish: Silver-Material: Stainless Steel. Dimensions: -Overall Height - Top to Bottom: 8.25-Overall Width - Side to Side: 3.25-Overall Depth - Front to. [Read more]

24 Oz Cocktail Shaker
 

24 Oz Cocktail Shaker

$22.60

Features: -Cocktail shaker-Capacity: 24 Ounce-18/8 Stainless steel construction-Item: Shakers-Finish: Silver-Material: Stainless Steel. Dimensions: -Overall Height - Top to Bottom: 9.5-Overall Width - Side to Side: 3.3-Overall Depth - Front to Ba. [Read more]

Dimpled Cocktail Shaker
 

Dimpled Cocktail Shaker

$23.40

Features: -Cocktail shaker-Perfect for mixing two drinks at one time-Dimple design that gives modern look-Capacity: 17 Quart-Brushed stainless steel construction-Item: Shakers-Finish: Silver-Material: Stainless Steel. Dimensions: -Overall Height. [Read more]

Grainware Party Cocktail Shaker
 

Grainware Party Cocktail Shaker

$20.04

Add a sense of charm and elegance to any room with this Cocktail Shaker peice. It has the beauty of cut crystal and the durability and practicality of acrylic. The flexibility of Grainware products is evident in its ability to go from the formal dinin. [Read more]

17 Oz Cocktail Shaker in Mirror Finish
 

17 Oz Cocktail Shaker in Mirror Finish

$30.51

Amaze your friends with your barman talents as you brew your favorite cocktails and drinks using this mirror finish stainless steel cocktail shaker. It's great for that martini "Shaken not Stirred, " and are amazing for mixing homemade salad dressin. [Read more]

True Fabrications 18.5-oz. Contour Cocktail Shaker
 

True Fabrications 18.5-oz. Contour Cocktail Shaker

$19.95

This 18.5-oz. cocktail shaker has a unique design in a sleek stainless steel construction. Includes cap and strainer. [Read more]

Nambe 10-in. Twist Cocktail Shaker
 

Nambe 10-in. Twist Cocktail Shaker

$144.95

Guests and would-be bartenders won't be able to keep their hands off this fantastic, modern cocktail shaker. Like many other Fred Bould creations in the Twist family, the shaker takes it design cues from the spiraling facets of a helix, twisting upward to a spectacular bullet point of a top. The ... [Read more]

Cocktail Shaker
 

Cocktail Shaker

$47.95

The beautiful polished finish makes this cocktail shaker an attractive addition to any bar. Perfect for restaurant or home use, its large capacity allows you to mix more than one serving at a time. Easy to clean, dishwasher safe. [Read more]

OXO 16-oz. Steel Cocktail Shaker
 

OXO 16-oz. Steel Cocktail Shaker

$29.99

A great addition to any bar, this shaker mixes any cocktail from your favorites list of beverages. It has a 16-oz. capacity and is double-walled for better insulation. Includes a jigger cap and built-in strainer. [Read more]

True Fabrications 24-oz. Bullet Cocktail Shaker
 

True Fabrications 24-oz. Bullet Cocktail Shaker

$27.95

For the liquor connoisseur, this stainless steel Bullet cocktail shaker is the sleekest way to a martini. A must have for the true mover and shaker. Holds 24-oz. and includes cap and strainer. [Read more]

Cocktail Shaker in Stainless Steel Size: 16 7/8 Oz
 

Cocktail Shaker in Stainless Steel Size: 16 7/8 Oz

$71.98

Features: -Cocktail shaker-Material: Stainless Steel-Item: Shakers-Finish: Clear-Material: Stainless Steel-Collection: Stainless Steel. [Read more]

The History Of Martini Shakers / Cocktail Shakers

By the late 1800s, the bartender's cocktail shaker as we know it today had become a standard tool of the trade, invented by an innkeeper when pouring a drink back and forth to mix. Finding that the smaller mouth of one container fit into another, he held the two together and shook "for a bit of a show."

Martini Shaker Discount Cocktail ShakersAt the turn of the century, New York City hotels were serving the English custom of 5 o'clock tea and it was a short leap to the 5 o'clock cocktail hour with martini shakers manufactured for home use looking very much like teapots.

 In the 1920s martinis were served from sterling silver cocktail shakers by high society while the less affluent made do with glass or nickel-plated devices. The Great War was over and sacrifice was replaced by a euphoria marked by party-going and a frenzied quest for pleasure.

The mixed drink and cocktail shaker was powered by Prohibition. People who had never tasted a cocktail before were knocking on speakeasy doors. The outlaw culture had a powerful pull. Flappers with one foot on the brass rail ordered their choice of drinks with names like Between the Sheets, Fox Trot, and Zanzibar, liberated more by this act and smoking in public than by their new voting rights.

Ingenious martini shaker designs were all the rage, cocktail shaker skills and drink rituals were as important in the Jazz Age lifestyle as the latest dance steps. Colorful cocktails with sweet mixes stretched out the supply of illicit alcohol and helped disguise the taste of homemade hooch. While gin, easier to duplicate than rye or scotch, became the drink of choice and the martini society's favorite.

Stars were constantly sipping cocktails when they weren't lighting each others' cigarettes, both de rigueur symbols of sophistication. Nick and Nora Charles, the delightfully sodden couple that poured their way through endless martinis in The Thin Man

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The Art Deco movie set aesthetic was perfect for the Depression-driven martini shaker.  To meet popular demand, machine age factories, geared for mass production, began turning them out in  droves. Fashioned from the high-tech materials of the day, chrome-plated stainless steel martini   shakers with Bakelite trim replaced those of sterling silver and were advertised as "non-tarnishing, no polishing needed." The great glass companies, such as Cambridge, Heisey, and Imperial, leaped into action. Stunning etched and silk-screened designs were created, often in brilliant hues of ruby or cobalt.

Martini Shaker Discount; Martini Shaker SetsIndustrial design was at the height of popularity and superstar designers such as Russel Wright, Kem Weber, and Lurelle Guild created streamlined modern masterpiece martini shakers, many in the shape of the new deity of architecture, the skyscraper. If there is a definitive martini shaker classic it would have to be the sleek 1936 chrome-plated "Manhattan Skyscraper serving set" by master industrial designer Norman Bel Geddes, sought by collectors of today as the perfect mix of form and function.

By the end of the decade, martini shakers had become standard household objects, affordable to all. Every family had at least one cocktail shaker on the shelf. There were now cocktail shakers in the shape of bowling pins, dumbbells, town criers bells, and even in the shape of a lady's leg. The cocktail party had influenced fashion, furniture, and interior design. Coffee tables were now cocktail tables, and the little black dress, designed by Coco Chanel, went from fad to fashion, and is now an institution.

At the beginning of the 1940s, the Depression ended, but not in the way most had hoped. It ended on December 7, 1941. The golden era of the martini shaker was over, and America's involvement in World War II began. All metal went to the war effort. Companies that once made cocktail shakers, now made artillery shells. After the war, few thought of the shakers. We were in the atomic age, thinking of jet-propelled airplanes, a thing called television, and new cars with lots of chrome.

In the early 1950s, a brief renewal of interest in cocktail shakers occurred when new homes featuring finished basements, called "roc rooms," were equipped with bars. But the push-button age had taken the fun out of mixing drinks. Shakers came with battery-powered stirring devices. Worse yet, electric blenders became popular; drop in some ice, add the alcohol of your choice, a package of "redi-mix," flick a switch and.... Gone were the rites and rituals, the showmanship, the reward for effort. Small wonder, then, that these elegant stars of the 1930s were forced into retirement.

And there they sat - in attics and closets nationwide - waiting to be recalled to life. Over 50 years have passed now, and one can faintly hear the clink of ice cubes as martini shakers are, once again, a symbol of elegance.

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