The Purifier: Soma’s glass carafe is the most aesthetically pleasing water filter on the market. $50 ($13 a filter); drinksoma.com.
The Automatic Bartender: Event planner Bronson van Wyck’s five Arrowhead Farms cocktail mixes impress at a party—and the day after (see: Bloody Mary mix). $30; arrowheadfarms.com.
The Flavor Enhancer: Chef Eric Ripert of New York’s Le Bernardin and spice shop La Boîte just created three spices for the home chef; the Riviera Herbs work best with Ripert’s speciality, fish. $15; 724 11th Ave.; laboiteny.com.
The Sipping Rum: Bacardi’s limited-edition Facundo rums—one light, three dark—are intended to be enjoyed neat or on the rocks, not mixed. From $45; facundorum.com.