Whiskey Love Affair: 21 Gifts for the Whiskey Obsessed

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Whiskey Lover Gift Guide
Whether you prefer to sip and enjoy (as we would recommend), or take shot after shot, it goes without saying that whiskey has long been the go-to spirit for men all across the globe. As we grow older, our appreciation for the distilled alcoholic beverage becomes more prominent. Some prefer bourbons, some prefer scotch, but if you’re like us – you love trying anything with the word whiskey in it. Our love for whiskey runs deep, which is exactly why we took the time to create a list of the 21 coolest gifts for whiskey lovers. From recycled cask furniture to customized blends, we’ve got all the best gifts for those of you that are obsessed with whiskey the same way we are.

Age Your Own Whiskey Kit

1. Age Your Own Whiskey Kit

It’s the ultimate dream for whiskey lovers to own a distillery, and this is probably the closest most of us will ever get. It comes complete with two 750 ml bottles of White Dog un-aged whiskey alongside a two liter aging barrel, and even tasting glasses as well. If you follow the instructions, you should have yourself a nice, home-made blend within 6 months. [Purchase]

Whisky Advent Calendar

2. Whisky Advent Calendar

Count down the days until Christmas this year with this adults only advent calendar. There are 24 different doors to punch out, just make sure you don’t drink them all at one time. [Purchase]

My Whiskey

3. My Whiskey: Custom Whiskey Program

So you’ve tried almost all of the single malt and blended whiskies the market has to offer (at least within your price range), so what’s the next step? Making your own whiskey of course. The folks at Mississippi River Distilling Company will custom make a 30 gallon barrel of whiskey just for you – letting you choose everything right down to the grain bill, the barrel, the yeast, the age and even the proof. [Purchase]

Vintage Whiskey Barrel Coffee Table

4. Vintage Whiskey Barrel Coffee Table

Every man needs a coffee table in their bachelor pad, so why not pick up one of these handmade casks turned tables? Each of the tables used to house whiskey in a Tennessee based distillery, and will add a nice touch of masculinity to any space. [Purchase]

Recycled Jack Daniels Whiskey Bottle

5. Recycled Jack Daniel’s Whiskey Bottle Soap Dispenser

While most of the stuff on this list will cost you a few bucks (or more), this is a great DIY project. Simply transform that old Jack bottle into a soap dispenser for the guest bathroom. [Link]

Glencairn Scotch Whisky Glass

6. Glencairn Scotch Whisky Glass

You can’t call yourself a whiskey connoisseur if you don’t own one of these bad boys. While it may not be the only glass designed specifically for whiskey tasting, it was the first ever to be endorsed by the Scotch Whisky Association. [Purchase]

Bourbon Marshmallows

7. Bourbon Marshmallows

Sourcing bourbon from the finest distillers in Kentucky, the folks at Wondermade have introduced one of the most mouth watering snacks we have ever laid our eyes on. There are 16 marshmallows in each pack. [Purchase]

Whiskey Barrel Adirondack Chair

8. Whiskey Barrel Adirondack Chair

Crafted from recycled whiskey barrel staves, this antique looking Adirondack Chair adds a bit of character to any front porch or backyard deck. The chair comes in your choice of dark black or deep brown patina accents. [Purchase]

101 Whiskies to Try Before You Die

9. 101 Whiskies to Try Before You Die

It seems there are an endless number of whiskies out there. Thankfully for us, whiskey expert Ian Buxton has tried a hell of a lot more than we have, and has taken the time to list the top 101 choices for us to enjoy. [Purchase]

Ravenscroft Crystal Beveled Blade Decanter

10. Ravenscroft Crystal Beveled Blade Decanter

While decanters might be great for red wine for both separating the sediment and allowing the spirit to breathe, it doesn’t really do anything for whiskey. It does however look awesome, and when you are looking to entertain, they can add a nice touch. This lead-free crystal constructed Ravenscroft piece is a solid choice. [Purchase]

Jack Daniels Whiskey On Water Glass

11. Jack Daniel’s Whiskey On Water Glass “Chaser Jigger”

As the story goes, Mr. Jack Daniel lost a bet with a traveling salesman who swore that he could make whiskey stand on top of water. Jack Daniel was so impressed with the glass that was used to accomplish this feat that he ended up purchasing the glass, and thus the Chaser Jigger was born. [Purchase]

Blade Runner Whiskey Glass

12. Blade Runner Whiskey Glass

Seeing that we prefer to sip than pound, a collection of tumblers is a necessary component to our personal home bars. Seeing that we also love the movie Blade Runner as much as the next red blooded American man, this particular glass is a must have for our growing collection. [Purchase]

Jack Daniels Whiskey Flavored Pecans

13. Jack Daniel’s Whiskey Flavored Pecans

Who says you can’t enjoy the great taste of Jack from your office? Thanks to this 12 ounce can of whiskey praline pecans you can get your fix anytime, any place. [Purchase]

Portland General Store Whiskey Aftershave Splash

14. Portland General Store Whiskey Aftershave Splash

Every man needs a good aftershave to sooth those burns and irritation. Made without drying alcohol, this natural concoction will help keep your skin silky smooth thanks to sea kelp extract, blue-green algae, tea tree essential oil, and aloe vera. [Purchase]

Bourbon Lollipops

15. Bourbon Lollipops

Lollipops come in a ton of different flavors, and now the folks at Lollyphile have fused sweetness with the sour mash to create an All-American bourbon lollipop. [Purchase]

Teroforma Whisky Stones

16. Teroforma Whisky Stones

Some drinkers prefer chilled whiskey, but no one likes a diluted spirit. These U.S. crafted soap stones will help chill your drink without watering it down. [Purchase]

Whiskey Barrel Flooring

17. Whiskey Barrel Hardwood Floors

We are of the opinion that hardwood is the only choice when it comes to household flooring. The classic look, the nostalgic sounds, and not to mention the cleanliness – carpet never stood a chance. Reclaimed wood is a popular choice right now in the design world, and McKay Flooring is taking things to the next level with floors that are constructed from old whiskey barrels. [Purchase]

Drinks by the Dram - Whisky Samples

18. Drinks by the Dram – Whisky Samples

While we do like to try every brand and flavor the world of whiskey has to offer, it can get expensive to purchase an entire bottle every time we’d like to sip on something new. Drinks by the Dram offers up some of the most legendary whiskies (from Glenfarclas 40 to 50 year old Speyside) in sample sized, affordable bottles. [Purchase]

Whiskey Cologne

19. Whiskey Cologne

More of a novelty that something we’d actually wear, this cologne was concocted to replicate the smell of the fermented grain mash spirit we all know and love. [Purchase]

Whiskey Stone Shot Glasses

20. Whiskey Stone Shot Glasses

Operating off the same principle as the previously mentioned whiskey stones, these shot glasses help chill the whiskey without diluting it. The soap stone constructed shot glasses are sold in sets of 4, and are hand wash only. [Purchase]

Balls of Steel Whiskey Drink Coolers

21. Balls of Steel Whiskey Drink Coolers

Created as an alternative to the popular whiskey stones, Matthew Geddie introduced these stainless steel balls to help chill your whiskey without the watered-down taste that comes with ice. [Purchase]

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