This is similar to your kitchen chopping board. you will need this to chop fruit and vegetables.
You need a sharp knife for cutting your garnishes .You should have different types for different roles. these are Kshs 799 at In Doors East Africa
From the endless videos I have been watching on you-tube, some cocktail-makers use graters to grate spices like nutmeg or chocolate flakes.There are times you will need to grate cheese too.
This is a small container that looks like a flask. It is used for mixing ingredients together. Some cocktails require to be mixed thoroughly with crushed ice and one uses such a container for the mixing. It is easy to use.
These usually have the measurements on the side. This is for cocktails that require specific measurements of certain ingredients.If you find it hard to get this they are available on eBay o you can improvise too.
The following are other essential things that you need.
Cloths for wiping surfaces.
Strainers for removing seeds and pulp from fruit squeezes.
Ice Tongs or scoops for handling ice.
This is the basic mixology kit. You can still add more to your collection as well as upgrade what you have through time.