The Gift

2011 holiday gift guide for the drinker

Not just a list of booze

2011-holiday-gift-guide-for-the-drinker

On Monday we posted our handpicked gifts for travelers, here is a list of drinking gifts. We’re sure you know someone who can appreciate these items that we’ve picked out, even your alcohol free buddies.

Corkcicle

Corkcicle is a cork and icicle combo that keeps your white wines chilled at the perfect temperature for an hour while looking chic and deadly. $22.95 sale price (retail $29.95).


Bistro Double Panel Mugs

The Bistro Double Panel Mugs keeps your cold and hot drinks the way they should be, in a streamlined, edgeless, cup in a cup, mug. $24.95.


Vitamix 5200

The do all Vitamix professional blender does so much you might as well throw your old one in there just to see what it would look like. $499.


Hand Powered Espresso Machine

The Hammacher Schlemmer Hand Powered Espresso Machine for a better espresso, because handmade is better. $149.95.


Brooklyn Brewery Beer Soap

Beer lovers can smell like their previous night of revelry with Beer Soap, a flight of three different scents. $10.


Samuel Adams Infinium™

Try aging Sam Adams’ collaboration with Weihenstephan, the world’s oldest brewery, for 10 years and see what happens. Infinium, limited availability. $19.99.


urbancase Emergency Cocktail Station

Please, only use the urbancase Emergency Cocktail Station if you have had proper training. $850.


Four Brix’s Zeductive

The Four Brix’s Zeductive is a blend of California Zinfandel and Petite Sirah. (Ships in California only). $28.


Hario Cold Water Coffee Dripper

Zone out while you produce a smooth, mellow coffee concentrate with the Hario Cold Water Coffee Dripper. $265.


South Coast Winery Ruby Cuvee

South Coast Winery Ruby Cuvee is a sparkling way to celebrate the holidays. Sparkly equals holidays. $22.


Ken Burns: Prohibition

The Prohibition Blu Ray takes you back to the dark age of America. $33.

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  • http://twitter.com/JamesAprill James Aprill

    I like all of these suggestions! The Ken Burns movie was awesome!

    Check out my blog, That’s Ale He Wrote, where I wrote some of my own beer gift suggestions.
    http://wp.me/p1OjI4-1E