2020 gift guide: Whiskey
March 17, 2020
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 holiday season.
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 Whiskey38
Jameson Caskmates IPA Edition7
Nikka Coffey Grain Whisky6
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 an upgrade and help ‘em stock up on all the favorites this holiday season.
Hibiki Japanese Harmony Whisky28
Lagavulin 16 Year18
Johnnie Walker Blue Label228
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??
Basil Hayden's Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey41
Knob Creek Rye Whiskey2
Angel's Envy Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey21
For the bourbon lover
Such a big seller this time of year that it deserves its own category. If you want to double impress your giftee – you can hit 'em with some fun bourbon facts, like "did you know there are more Bourbon Barrels in Kentucky than there are people?" True story.
Buffalo Trace Bourbon64
Hudson Baby Bourbon Whiskey6
Bulleit Bourbon 10 Year5
For the party host
For the party host, you want a whiskey that is a perfect cocktail solution. Bonus gift: you can personally mix them up some whiskey cocktails yourself.
Jim Beam Black Extra Aged Bourbon Whiskey18
Maker's 46 Bourbon Whisky16
Woodford Reserve Double Oaked Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey13
For a taste from around the world
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.
Suntory Toki Japanese Whisky18
Jameson Black Barrel12
The Glenlivet Single Malt Scotch Whisky 14 Year Old3
For the collector
You got a bad and boujie client/friend/human in your life. This is what you’re gonna wanna gift them.
Old Forester 1920 Prohibition Style Bourbon3
WhistlePig Old World Rye Aged 12 Years2
Yamazaki 12 Year Old Whisky9
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