We all have that one unicorn person in our lives that is nuts about gin. Sometimes it can be really difficult to shop for them during the holidays. Let’s admit there aren’t as many options out there for gin drinkers as there are for vodka or whiskey! Luckily for you, we have listed a whole bunch of potential awesome gift ideas for gin lovers. From fun prints to lip balms and advent calendars, here are our top unique gifts for gin lovers this holiday season.
For the friend who loves their gin and has good taste in art, there is this quirky mid-century style gin print from Fox and Velvet. This artwork will make a great addition to any home and would make a great talking piece in any room.
Ginvent Calendar by Gin Foundry
This pre-holiday gift features 24 miniature bottles. Gin Foundry’s Ginvent Calendar was the first of its kind and each door features a small taste of a range of types of gin. This advent calendar changes up every year with different types of gin and a whole new design. Every day you open a door to reveal a beautifully made craft bottle of gin with a handmade 30ml wax-sealed dram. Only 2500 calendars are going to be made, so pre-order as soon as possible.
Homemade Gin Kit
Make delicious homemade gin in just 36 hours with this gin kit. It features everything you need to transform an average bottle of vodka into a unique and delicious blend of gin. This kit makes 750ml of homemade gin and will easily have your loved one racing to make more.
Gin Pong Set
Does your loved one enjoy games while drinking gin? This gin pong set (a great drinking game) includes all you need for a night of fun and games. It features 12 gin cups and four pong balls. All you need is to be a good shot.
Who doesn’t enjoy sitting by a fire reading a good book, with a drink in hand? Especially if the book is about that drink. This book, The Spirit of Gin: A Stirring Miscellany of the New Gin Revival, goes over the history of gin and is the ultimate guide to understanding it today. It has a complete review of gin distilleries’ ingredients, distilling methods, and more.
Gin Is My Spirit Animal T-Shirt
If you are looking for something fashionable while getting the point across, this lightweight t-shirt says it all. This printed t-shirt that says “Gin is my spirit animal” is sure to get some laughs. It is available in men’s and women’s sizes.
If it’s not yet 5 o’clock but your loved one still likes to have a little fun, get them this gin and tonic lip balm. It is made with beeswax, shea butter, cocoa butter, and calendula oil. These lip balms are sure to put a smile on their face.
If all else fails, stop by your local Zipps Liquor for a bottle of gin. There you will meet the friendly and knowledgeable staff that can help you find the perfect bottle.