5 gadgets and apps to jazz up your Diwali party

From cocktail makers to pancake printing machines, these offbeat home appliances will jazz up your parties…
Mix it up : Throwing a house party? You don’t need to be an ace mixologist to treat your guests to heady cocktails. Barsys is here to help. This handy gadget is your resident bartender and whips up bar-style cocktails. It comes with an iOSand Android app that tells you the ingredients and liquor to be used. Select your liquor portions for each drink and the ‘pour’ (volume) of your drink too – a pint or a pitcher. Let the machine do the rest for you. The app also searches for latest recipes prepared by other users and mixologists and has great mocktail options.

Pot luck : If you are planning to dish out one-pot meals for guests, then this is the gadget. Ninja Cooking System Slow Cooker can roast, saute, sear, steam, bake, and slow cook – all at the same time! Digital displays and different switches help you control the temperature and timings of various dish es. What’s more, it can cook for up to 12 hours continuously.

Eat cake : Edible prints are the latest food fad, but this one breaks the mould. PancakeBot is a food printer that `prints’ pancakes for you! Fill the cartridge with batter, load the design of your choice through an SD card and let your creativity flow. The batter is dispensed directly on to a griddle and you get piping hot pancakes in shapes of your choice.

Shimmer and sparkle : Want to look your best for a soiree? But the baubles look a little run down? Get the Ivation Ultrasonic Jewelery Clean Bundle to make them shine. This handy gadget cleans your jewellery, watches and even CDs and DVDs. It cleans your ‘precious’ using millions of microscopic cleansing bubbles without leaving any scratches. You can choose the time and energy level depending on the item to be cleaned.