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2013 Holiday Gift Guide

Finding the perfect gifts for friends and family every year can be a challenge, so we’re here to make your holiday season a little easier. For the imbibers on your list you can shop easy with the help of our holiday gift guide in the Nov/Dec 2013 issue of the magazine, featuring 50 gift ideas suited to budgets of all kinds. But we couldn’t stop there: Below are some extra suggestions, from bite-sized stocking stuffers to wine cellar-filling splurges. Whether you’re shopping for a cocktail geek, coffee enthusiast or beer lover, our holiday gift guides have you covered, because sometimes even Santa needs a little help.


$100 and under

Click on the categories below to find the perfect gift. Pick up your copy of the November/December 2013 issue for 50 more great gift ideas.


Stocking Stuffers


$25 & Under


$50 & Under


$100 & Under


Over $100

Silverton Coffee/Tea Dripper with Stainless Cone Filter
Paired with a bag of your favorite coffee or tea, this show-stopping dripper makes a stunning holiday gift.
portandstarboardflask 100 and under
Port & Starboard Flask
Needlepoint gets boozy with this flask donning a double-sided hand-stitched cover that’s trimmed in leather.
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3 piece Sake Set 100 and under




Ribbed Sake Set

This unglazed sake set is equal parts rustic and elegant.


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Nikka Coffey Grain Whisky
Nikka Coffey Grain Whiskey
Shopping for a serious whiskey fan? Then pick up this corn-based, single-grain whiskey distilled in imported Coffey stills by beloved Japanese whiskey label Nikka. Each sip offers up a rich mouthfeel with flavors of caramel, hazelnuts and an edge of herbal spice.

$70, for distribution info

Hudson Valley Farmhouse Mead Kit
Mead-Making Kit
Whether you know a home beekeeper who’s looking to do something with all that honey, or you’re shopping for a mead-loving DIY-er, this set makes it easy to try your hand at honey wine.
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Golden Highball Glass Set

Bring a little midcentury style to your drinks with these gilded highballs.


Bruno Paillard Rose Champagne





Bruno Paillard NV Brut Rosé Champagne

When it comes to holiday gifting, bubbles are always a good bet, and this exquisite rosé from one of Champagne’s most heralded houses is ripe with fruit flavors that range from currants to wild cherries to fresh figs.


Japanese Half-Moon Bottle Opener 100 and under


Japanese Half-Moon Bottle Opener

You won’t want to stash this beautiful bottle opener in a drawer.