Beer Flats Pilsner Crackers
Beer is baked right into these sturdy multigrain flats, giving them a subtle malty flavor. Enjoy with prosciutto.
To buy: $8.50 for 5.5 oz.; mouth.com.
Quinn Parmesan & Rosemary Popcorn
A savory organic snack that offers the texture of stovetop corn with the convenience of the microwave.
To buy: $10 for 3 boxes; amazon.com.
Cabot Alpine Cheddar
Smooth like Cheddar but nutty like Parmesan, this pick is just as suitable for a kid’s grilled cheese as it is for a gourmet party platter.
To buy: $3 for 6 oz.; at grocery stores.
Sixpoint Brewery The Crisp
This beer lives up to its name: It’s refreshingly crisp, with a floral aroma — pleasing light-beer drinkers and India pale ale diehards alike. Plus, the cans chill quickly, so you’ll be ready for last-minute company.
To buy: $12 for 6 12-oz. cans; at grocery stores.
Claussen Kosher Dill Spears
These reign supreme thanks to a superb balance of vinegar, salt, and spices.
To buy: $4 for 24 oz.; walmart.com.
Powell & Mahoney Bloody Mary Mixer
We love the fresh tomato flavor and spicy horseradish kick in this mixer. Just add vodka, tequila, or a lager for micheladas.
To buy: $9 for 25.36 oz.; amazon.com.