ISSUE 83  |  Entertaining: Summer Edition

A Drinks Cooler with Rustic Appeal

July 30, 2013 6:00 PM

BY Julie Carlson

An idea that falls into the “why didn’t we think of that” category: picnic baskets lined with insulating Styrofoam and rattan baskets with galvanized liners to keep food and drinks cold all afternoon:


Above: The Rattan Party Bucket with galvanized lining; prices start at $40 for the small at C.S. Post & Co.

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Above: The Peterboro Tailgating Cooler Basket is $54.

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Above: The Peterboro Ice Master has a removable Styrofoam insert to keep food cool; it’s $55.

N.B.: This is an update of a post originally published July 26, 2012.

For even more options, see 5 Favorites: Portable Coolers.