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16 buzz-worthy booze gadgets (pictures)

Ready to shake up your drinking routine? Start here.

Megan Wollerton
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1 of 17 Tyler Lizenby/CNET

Mixing up your booze game

There are a lot of ways to enjoy an alcoholic beverage and this booze-related gallery is proof of that.

Click through to see products that are pretty clever to stuff that's just downright ridiculous. Bottoms up!

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Hands-off at-home beer brewing

If you've ever wanted to recreate your favorite brews at home with minimal effort, PicoBrew's Zymatic promises to handle most of the heavy lifting for you.

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3 of 17 PicoBrew

Smart drink-tracking

The Wi-Fi-enabled KegSmarts has an OLED display that keeps you apprised of important details, like how many servings of beer you have left.

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4 of 17 SuperDroid Robots

A robot beer butler

Forget walking. The Keg-a-Droid will deliver your next drink to you.

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5 of 17 Handle This Cup

Handle This Cup with care

This handy drink holder is like a koozie for your pint glass or Solo cup. You can even connect multiple ones together for those times when a single beer just isn't enough.

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6 of 17 Empire Robotic

Beer pong precision

Even the most impressive beer pong-ers occasionally miss their mark, but not Empire Robotics' Versaball.

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7 of 17 10-Vins

Fancy a vial of wine?

10-Vins' D-Vine delivers its single-serve wine in microchip-equipped vials that provide specific decanting and temperature details.

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8 of 17 Sharper Image

Keep your booze chilled

Cool down your tequila, bourbon and other booze without the bother of ice cubes.

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9 of 17 Thinfilm

Protect your stash

The Johnnie Walker Blue Label smart bottle concept knows the difference between an open and a sealed bottle.

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10 of 17 Jamie Price

Let Bar2D2 deliver your drinks

Jamie Price used R2-D2 as his inspiration for this radio-controlled bartender.

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11 of 17 Vinotemp

Frosted glasses, fast

Vinotemp wants to give your drinking glasses a boost with a dose of CO2.

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12 of 17 Next Glass

An on-hand sommelier

Next Glass is an Android and iOS app that learns your wine preferences and makes suggestions so you never end up with something you don't like again.

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13 of 17 Pat's Backcountry Beverages

Beer, from concentrate

Craving a beer? Sparkling Drink Systems and Pat's Backcountry Beverages want you to try their new single-serve concoctions.

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14 of 17 Sonic Decanter

Sounding off on wine

The Sonic Decanter claims to employ "ultrasonic energy" to make cheap wine taste great.

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15 of 17 Johnnie Walker/Harris Tweed Hebrides

A whiff of whisky

Harris Tweed Hebrides joined forces with Johnnie Walker to make a whisky-scented fabric...because who wants to live in a world where purposefully liquor-perfumed textiles aren't an option?

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16 of 17 Vinaera

Instant aeration

The Vinaera Electronic Wine Aerator relies on six AAA batteries to add air to your wine before it reaches your glass.

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A Perfect Drink?

Perfect Drink's step-by-step tutorials and included scale take the guesswork out of your mixed-drink-making.

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