Not all gifts for a birthday, Christmas or special occasion need to be a bottle of whiskey but can be something just as nice for that whiskey lover in your life (or if you’re like me, a treat to yourself!)
We’ve gathered up some cool whiskey related gift ideas we hope will help you pick the perfect whiskey related present.
We will continue to keep this list updated as we find more whiskey related items!
PYFU are an Irish based candle company that has a wonderful whiskey scented candle (€15) and also whiskey scented reed diffuser (€27.50).
Another Irish candle company is Soilse who also stock a whiskey scented candle (€18.50).
From Barley to Blarney (€27) is lovely coffee table book on whiskey in Ireland, with some fantastic local pub recommendations.
Etsy have a selection of some interesting whiskey posters for all price ranges.
Avoca Irish Whiskey Marmalade (€ 4.95) I have become rather addicted to whiskey marmalade. A great small gift for those who love marmalade and whiskey.
The Curious Bartender: An Odyssey of Malt, Bourbon & Rye Whiskies – an interesting coffee table book on different whiskies – including some interesting cocktails!
At €50, the Jameson Cocktail Kit looks pretty cool and would be a great help in preparing any whiskey cocktails.
A hip flask is always a welcome gift to any whiskey (or spirit) lover!
A Glass Apart by Fionnan O’Connor (€38.80) A fantastic book that was recently Written and published by renowned whiskey expert Fionnan O’Connor. It charts the enthralling history of pot still whiskey in Ireland as well as its exciting future.
Cocktail set (€38.18) Insulated cocktail shaker bartender kit. With stainless steel cocktail shaker, mixer, 350ml bar tool set with bamboo stand. Perfect for home bartending
I’ve always been a fan of the Jameson Holdall bag (€50) which can be picked up online.
Membership to the Irish Whiskey Society (€50) – A great site for the whiskey lover, novice or aficionado, the Irish Whiskey Society has locations in Dublin, Cork and Galway. Membership gives one access to tastings for 15 Euro, no matter how expensive the whiskey. One can also avail of the specially selected bottling of their own whiskey chosen each year by the committee. The society meets once a month to showcase a minimum of six whiskies each time.
Oak Whiskey Barrel (€51+)- An amazing gift for anyone who loves to experiment, we have made our own barrel aged Old Fashioned
Dingle Crystal have stunning Old Fashioned Tumblers (€75)
Whiskey Craft have a huge selection of whiskey related items, one being the stunning Platinum flask decanter (€70)
Over €100 or recurring
Three Drams is a new whiskey subscription costing €27.95 for either monthly or bi-monthly subscription. This is a great way for the whiskey lover in your life (or you!) to try some new Irish whiskeys.