The 40+ Best Alcohol Gifts For Drinkers Around The World

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Are you looking for the best gifts for drinkers? You came to the right place! As an undercover alcoholic myself, I had no trouble putting together these 40+ awesome gifts for alcohol lovers like me. I selected ideas from around the world to provide you with the best drinking gifts for people who like alcohol from anywhere.

Are you short on time? Check out the editor’s top three gifts for alcoholics by budget.

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40 alcohol gifts for drinkers

Alcohol gifts for large budgets

#1 Whiskey gifts for drinkers

A box of different whiskey bottles
Photo courtesy of Cratejoy

If you are looking for cool alcohol gifts for whiskey drinkers, you came to the right place! I wrote a complete whiskey gift guide with the 25 best international gifts.

And the two most popular gifts from that guide are Cratejoy’s whiskey tasting subscription box with four differen original branded miniature bottles of whiskey to try each month. And the 100 whiskeys scratch-off poster, for whiskey-lover’s homes.

#2 DIY cocktail travel kits

Set of 8 different cocktail travel kits
Cocktail travel kits

Are you looking for the best drinking gifts for cocktail lovers?

Then these travel-sized cocktail kits are the perfect gift!

The complete gift set includes eight different cocktails kits. But if you have a smaller budget, you can also buy one kit of the recipient’s favorite cocktail.


#3 International beer gift sets

beer gift set
Photo courtesy of Beer Hunter

Do you need fun alcohol gifts for beer drinkers who love to experiment?

Then an international beer package is a great idea for you!

For the gift seekers in the US, check out Drizly for beers from around the globe that deliver to your or the recipient’s home.

If you need the package to be delivered in the UK, Beer Hunter is the site you need.


#4 Funny alcohol dispenser

Dispenser of a little boy that is pying
Pying statue dispenser

For fun alcohol gift, this dispenser is the ultimate gift!

For those of you who are familiar with Belgium, you may recognize the famous Manneke Pis (Bonny Boy) from Brussels. And for those of you who are wondering why the f* there’s a little boy pieing, it’s a famous stature in Belgium. But either way. It’s a hilarious addition to any alcohol lover’s home decor.


#5 Wine gifts for drinkers: tasting box

A set of different wine bottles
Photo courtesy of Cratejoy

Do you need cool alcohol gifts for wine drinkers?

Then this international wine subscription box is the gift your need. Every month, the recipient will receive another box with delicious wine from around the world. Making this a gift they will enjoy again and again!

And don’worry if the recipient only likes red or whites, you can adjust the box according to their prefeernces!


#6 DIY beer brewing kit

A bag and beer brew
Photo courtesy of Uncommon Goods

Are you looking for the best gifts for drinkers who also love DIY projects?

And do they also love beer?

Then I’ve got a whole range of awesome gifts for you. At Uncommon Goods, you can find DIY beer brewing kits that provide everything you need to brew one gallon of beer at home.

And what’s cool about these kits is that they can continue to use the equipment to make new batches of beer. They only need to restack the ingredients.

Depending on the type of beer the recipient loves, or the country he or she loves, you can go for one of the following DIY beer kits.


#7 Personalized travel memories wine

Bottle of red wine
Photo courtesy of Not on the High Street

Do you need unique alcohol gifts for wine drinkers who never stop talking about their favorite trip?

Or perhaps you went on an epic journey together?

You can get their favorite travel memory printed on a wine label!


#8 A vintage globe cabinet

Cabinet in the shape of a globe
Globe cabinet

This is by far the coolest alcohol-related gift for drinkers on this list. And probably also the best one for travel lovers; a cabinet in the shape of a globe. It’s the most stylish way to store booze for adventure seekers.


#9 Sangria spice blend

Sangria spice blend
Photo courtesy of Uncommon Goods

Sangria is a delicious mixture from Spain, made with wine, spices, ice, and sometimes sparkling water.

With this sangria spice mix, the recipient can turn any bottle of wine into a delicious Spanish sangria!


#10 DIY sake kit

International DIY Food kits Sake
Photo courtesy of Uncommon Goods

This is one of the best gifts for drinkers who love Japan.

Sake is a traditional Japanese rice wine, and this kit will help them to make one gallon of sake at home. The only two things the recipient needs to add are raisins and sugar. Other than that, everything is included in this kit.


#11 Wine cork map

Wooden map of Florida with holes for wine corks
Map of Florida

Are you looking for unique alcohol gifts for wine drinkers?

This map in the shape of Florida with holes for wine corks is perfect!

And don’t worry if the recipient doesn’t like Florida. These maps are available for all US states.


#12 Insulated wine and cocktail tumblers

Insulated coktail tumblers
Insulated coktail tumblers

Insulated tumblers make awesome gifts for alcoholics who want to keep their drinks as cool as they are. With these tumblers, they can finally savor their drinks under the sun without the worry of the drink getting too warm too quickly. (Although they’ll probably come up with another excuse for why they’ve already finished their drinks).


#13 Bike six-pack caddy

a six pack holder for biking gifts
Photo courtesy of Uncommon Goods

Are you looking for alcohol-related gifts for cyclists? Then this caddy to carry six beers safely on their bike is perfect!

For more inspiration, check out the cyclists’ gift guide.


#14 Mexican cocktail kit

two clay mugs
Photo courtesy of Uncommon Goods

Do you need gifts for alcohol drinkers who love Mexico and cocktails?

Then you just found a gift that combines these two perfectly!

A Mexican cocktail set that includes typical Mexican clay cups, a hand juicer, and Mexican chili salt to make a traditional Mexican festival cocktail.


#15 Unique glasses

Copper martini glasses
Copper martini glasses

True alcohol connouseurs know that a drink is best enjoyed when served in the right glass.

So help you favorite alcoholic to take their serving skills to the next level with unique glass for their favorite drink. For martini lovers, these copper glasses are perfect!


#16 DIY limoncello kit

A set of Limoncello Italian gifts
Photo courtesy of Uncommon Goods

This is one of the best gifts for drinkers who love Italy and limoncello.

The kit includes (almost) everything they need to produce their own Italian digestivo. All they need to add is sugar, vodka, and lemons. It comes with a foolproof step-by-step recipe, so it’s almost impossible to mess it up.

For more DIY kits, check out these 25 international DIY food and drink kits.


Alcohol gifts for mid budgets

#17 Alcohol-tasting gifts

3 glasses of wine tasting
A port wine tasting in Portugal

One of the best experience gifts  for people who like to drink is a real-life tasting gift. You can check out restaurants near the recipient’s home for fun tastings of wine, beer, whiskey, or whatever drink the recipient loves.

Or you can check out Viator and find tasting tours abroad. For example, a port wine tasting if the recipient is traveling to Portugal soon.

And lastly, if you love the idea of gifting a tasting experience, but you’re not sure when and where to book it. You can also go for a Viator gift card (The Global Experiences Card). That way, the recipient can choose from Viator tours around the world.


#18 Flask

Shiny bracelet that is also a flask
Shiny flask bracelet

Flasks are cool alcohol gifts for sneaky drinkers. They can bring their own booze everywhere and no one will notice.

And this bracelet flask is definitely the most unique way to sneak around a bit of booze.

For men, a regular flask with a world map design is probably a better and less shiny option.


#19 Travel guides for drinkers

Book titled: 150 bars you need to visit before you die
150 bars you need to visit before you die

150 bars you need to visit before you die

Are you looking for gift ideas for alcohol lovers who travel a lot?Then this guidebook with the 150 must-visit bars from around the world is the gift you need.


Book titled: Lonely Planet's Global Distillery Tour
Lonely Planet’s Global Distillery Tour

Lonely Planet’s Global Distillery Tour

This is another one of the gift ideas for alcohol lovers who love to travel. It includes distilleries in over 30 countries around the world.


#20 Unique drinking games

Ring toss game
Ring toss game

Do you need unique gifts for drinkers who love playing games?

Then this is definitely the best gift for you.

Fun and unique drinking games!

Instead of your classic King’s cup, beer pong, and flip cup, they can challenge their friends with these new drinking games. They first one is a nerve wrecking game where you need to toss a ring on a hook and move the shot towards your opponent.

And the second option is perfect for chess lovers who love to use their brains and drink at the same time.


#21 Gin bucket list scratch-off poster

100 gins scratch-off poster
100 gins scratch-off poster

Are you looking for the best gifts for people who drink gin?

In that case, this scratch-off poster of 100 different gins from around the world is the perfect gift!

For more ginspiration (sorry, I couldn’t help the pun) check out the gin gift guide too.


#22 DIY mulled wine mix

Jar with ingredients
Photo courtesy of Not on the High Street

Are you looking for gifts for alcoholics who love Germany?

Then this mix to make their own German mulled wine at home is the gift you are looking for. It’s also a great Christmas gifts for drinkers because mulled wine is a typical Christmas market drink that will bring the German atmosphere right into their homes.


#23 Fun books for drinkers

Book titled: Drink: a cultural history of alcohol
Drink: a cultural history of alcohol

Drink: a cultural history of alcohol

This is one of the best gifts for drinkers who love history and who would love to learn more about how alcohol achieved such a fundamental place in human culture. And how this varies around the world.


Book titled: History of the world in 6 glasses
History of the world in 6 glasses

History of the World in 6 Glasses

This is a very creative history book, and it might be the best way to get drinkers to read about history. It tells human history through six typical drinks; Beer, wine, spirits, coffee, tea, and Coca-Cola.


#24 European wine region scratch-off map

Scratch off map of wine regions in Europe, great alcohol gift for wine lovers
Scratch off map

Scratch-off maps are always a good gift idea, because there is something so satisfying in scratching off something you’ve accomplished (even if it’s only drinking a specific wine).

But this map is even better!

It includes all the major wine regions in Europe, which makes it one of the best drink-related gifts for wine drinkers.


#25 Global cocktail mixers

Global cocktail mixers kit with 12 different flavors
Global cocktail mixers

Do you need more cool alcohol gifts for cocktail drinkers?

Even though the mixers don’t contain alcohol, they can be used to make twelve different cocktails from around the world. From a Cuban Mojito, Brazilian caipirinha, to an Australian Sydney sunrise.


#26 Alcohol cookbooks

Book titled: Around the world in 80 cocktails
Around the world in 80 cocktails

Around the world in 80 cocktails

Are you looking for more gift ideas for drinkers who love cocktails? Then this book with 80 different cocktail recipes from around the world is the book you should get.


The hungover cookbook
The hungover cookbook

The hungover cookbook

This is one of the funniest gifts for alcohol lovers, a book to help them get through their hangovers. Which is something drinkers probably experience on a regular basis.


The boozy baker cookbook
The boozy baker

The boozy baker: 75 recipes for spirited sweets

Are you looking for gifts for alcoholics who also love baking? Then this book with delicious baking recipes with alcohol is the gift you are looking for.


#27 Beer cap maps

Alaska state beer cap map
Alaska state beer cap map

This is one of the best alcohol-themed gifts for beer drinkers. A map in the shape of the country or state they love with holes for beer caps. You are literally giving them a legit reason to open a beer. They need to fill the whole with beer caps to create a beautiful piece of wall art.

You can find these awesome beer cap maps for all US states and plenty of different countries, such as Australia, England, Portugal and more.


#28 Spirits from their favorite country

Bottle of pisco
Photo courtesy of Total Wine

Do you know which country the recipient loves the most?

Then head over to my destinations page and find out if there is a national spirit from that country.

For example, for people who love Peru, a bottle of Pisco is the perfect gift.

For the Netherlands lovers, go for a bottle of Jenever.

And for Austria lovers, check out Stroh rum.


#29 Beer holder sleeping bag

Beer cooler in sleeping bag shape
Photo courtesy of Uncommon Goods

These super cute beer holders are one of my favorite alcohol-related gifts for beer drinkers and camping lovers.

The sleeping bag beer holder keeps their beers cold in style. They can also clip it to their backpacks if they’re going for a hike.


#30 Online cocktail masterclass

Strawberry daiquiri

An online cocktail-making masterclass is one of the best drinking gifts for people who would love to make cocktails at home. (It will also save them tons of money to make cocktails at home instead of drinking at a bar).


#31 Tote bag with cooler section

Beach tote bag
Beach tote bag

This tote bag is one of the best gifts for alcohol lovers who enjoy picnics or going to the beach.

The bottom part of the bag is a special cooler section, so they can keep their drinks cold. While the top part is just a regular tote bag, so they can bring towels, cutlery, and more in just one bag!

Check out #43 for more beach-themed gifts for liquor lovers.


Alcohol gifts for small budgets

#32 Alcohol-themed shirts

A t-shirt with a fun alcohol-themed print
Photo courtesy of The Print Shop Here

If you are looking for funny gifts for alcohol lovers, check out all the hilarious alcohol-themed shirts they have.

I quite liked this one with “my favorite workout” for wine lovers, but there is something for everyone.


#33 Glass rimmer

Glass salt rimmers
Glass salt rimmers

Glass rimmers are fantastic gifts for alcohol lovers because it adds that extra touch of fancy to their cocktails that a true connoisseur will appreciate. Plus, it saves them from having to lick salt or sugar off their hands like a savage.


#34 Jewelry gifts for drinkers: necklace

Bottle of wine necklace
Bottle of wine necklace

Are you looking for cute drinking gifts for women?

And especially for women who drink wine?

Then this small and elegant necklace is the gift you need!


#35 Funny mug

Funny mug with "probably vodka"printed
Funny mug

This is one of the funniest gifts for alcohol lovers because there’s a 50% chance that’s it’s true.

They can start their day with a laugh and a reminder of their favorite drink, or use it for a nightcap.


#36 Boozy soap

Whiskey soap bar
Whiskey soap

This whiskey soap is a great practical alcohol-themed gift that is not alcohol. They can use it at home or take it on their trip, and smell like their favorite drink!

There are three options on Amazon; whiskey, beer, and wine soap.


#37 Cool bottle opener

Bottle opener shaped like a caravan
Bottle opener

Are you looking for small and practical gifts for alcohol lovers?

Then this cute caravan-themed bottle opener is perfect.


#38 Chair wine glass holder

Wine hook
Wine hook

This wine glass holder for an outdoor chair is the perfect gift for alcohol lovers because it allows hands-free wine enjoyment in the great outdoors without the worry of spilling.


#39 Alcohol-related tote bag

Tote bag with text "organic food... Just kidding, it's wine"
Photo courtesy of Zazzle

Are you looking for small and sustainable gifts for alcohol lovers?

Then a tote bag is a perfect gift. They are eco-friendly, last longer than plastic bags, and are made from recyclable materials.

Check out the 2794 different alcohol-themed bags on Zazzle, or go for the funny one in the photo.


#40 Drinking-themed socks

Sock with cross for Are you drunk
Fun socks

Are you looking for fun alcohol gifts for someone who is always drunk? These socks are the perfect gift for them.


#41 Alcohol-themed keychain

Keychain of gin and vodka
Photo courtesy of Not on the High Street

This is one of the best alcohol-related gifts for your alcoholic friend!

It’s also a great going-away gift for friends so they won’t forget their bestie.


#42 Caribbean chocolate rum cake

Chocolate gifts for alcohol loves; a box of chocolate filled with baileys
Photo courtesy of Drizly

Do you need gifts for an alcoholic who also loves chocolate?

Look no further!

These delicious chocolate bon bons are filled with baileys and will satisfy their sweet tooth instantly!


#43 Beach cup holders

Beach cup holders with an opener at the bottom
Beach cup holders

This is one of the best gifts for alcoholics who love the beach. These cups will make sure their drinks won’t tip over in the sand. And the cups also have a bottle opener at the bottom.


#44 Alcohol-themed wall art

Wine poster
Wine poster

Do you need gifts for alcohol lovers at home?

Then a fun alcohol-themed wall art is a great gift idea. This poster of wine from around the world is perfect for wine lovers. But head over to Amazon to find more posters for other types of alcohol.


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Final note on gifts for drinkers

Alright, these were my 44 awesome alcohol-related gifts. But since you are still reading this post, I assume you haven’t decided which gift to buy yet. So perhaps my top three gifts for alcohol lovers by budget might help you out.

AUTHOR

Hi, I’m Lara, a 29-year-old travel-lover (but who’s not these days?). I love reading, puzzling, world-heritage sites, researching, and making lists, which comes in quite handy when you’re making lists of travel gift ideas!