2021 gift guide: Whiskey
October 07, 2021
Ahhh, whiskey. There’s no doubt that this brown liquor has had a major resurgence in recent years – or that it makes a damn good gift. A liquor distilled from fermented mash of grains, such as barley, corn or rye, whiskey is an incredibly versatile drink with all sorts of flavors, aging techniques and styles. To help you focus on the ones that'll impress your giftee the most, we’ve rounded up a list of the top whiskey gifts here on Drizly for this weird, 2021 holiday season.
For an upgrade to their bar
They just built that sweet home bar. Now it’s time to stock it. Enter scene: you. Give their home bar its due and help ‘em stock up on all the favorites this holiday season.
Uncle Nearest 1856 Premium Whiskey234
Johnnie Walker Black Label Blended Scotch Whisky1781
For skipping the gift wrap
Who wants to waste their time wrapping and tissuing and bagging these bottles when they already look (and taste) so good??
Johnnie Walker Blue Label Blended Scotch Whiskey305
Blanton's Single Barrel Bourbon518
Basil Hayden Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey1493
For the party host
For the virtual party host, you want a whiskey that is a perfect cocktail solution. Bonus gift: you can recommend some whiskey cocktails for them to mix up.
Crown Royal Fine Deluxe Blended Canadian Whisky4346
Wild Turkey Rare Breed85
Oban 14 Year Single Malt171
For the person that has everything
A unique selection of whiskeys for that person who has everything. Did someone say peanut butter??
Skrewball Peanut Butter Whiskey1340
Jameson Caskmates IPA Edition Irish Whiskey111
Nikka Coffey Grain Whisky113
For the bourbon lover
Such a big seller this time of year that it deserves its own category. You can hit them with some fun bourbon facts. Did you know there are more Bourbon Barrels in Kentucky than there are people?
Maker's Mark Bourbon Whisky3948
Angel’s Envy Bourbon Finished in Port Barrels712
Russell's Reserve 10 Year Old Bourbon106
For a taste from around the world
Since we're all just daydreaming about travel, help your whiskey-loving giftee learn a little bit about whiskey techniques from around the world. Japanese Whisky in particular is all the rage right now.
Lagavulin 16 Year234
Hibiki Japanese Harmony Whisky366
Toki Suntory Japanese Whisky574
For the collector
You know the person. This is what you’re gonna wanna gift them.
WhistlePig Old World Marriage Rye Whiskey: Aged 12 Years41
Yamazaki 12 Year Old Whisky109
The Macallan Sherry Oak 25 Year Old Single Malt Scotch Whisky3
Alright, alright, ready to start shopping for all of your holiday (or insert special occasion here) gifts? You can get ‘em delivered right to your giftee’s door in under 60 minutes or have them shipped in eligible states.Shop now