2016 Drinker’s Gift Guide | 8 Gifts For Liquor Lovers

Nothing makes a classier, yet easier gift than a nice bottle of top shelf liquor. This holiday gift guide pinpoints some of the best affordable ideas.

John Scott Lewinskiby John Scott Lewinski

Sometimes gift giving is simply too easy. While struggling to pick something to show generosity or style during the holidays, there are types of gifts that work in most, if not all grownup situations. You can put liquor and spirits to work in that department.

Whether heading to a party and not wanting to show up empty handed or wanting to show someone on one attention, you can’t go wrong with a good bottle of booze. Here you’ll find a quick roundup of different types and brands at varying price points. With this holiday gift guide, You should be able to pick out the right bottle here with minimal effort (another key advantage of buying spirits at the holidays).

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We’ll kick off with Macallan’s Double Cask, a special edition of the single malt Highland Scotch. Aged a standard 12 years in rededicated sherry barrels, the Double Cask enters this holiday gift guide with a mix of character and purity. It’s a whiskey with history, and gives a touch of class to both the giver and recipient.

Check out the rest of your spirited holiday gift guide options in the gallery below.