Last Updated December 5, 2022
Whiskey Gifts for Men
We take our whiskey present ideas seriously here. This post is filled with excellent whiskey gifts for men that any whiskey aficionado would appreciate.
Here’s some of the best gifts for whiskey drinkers that will shake up his whiskey bar and will upgrade his drinking style. Cheers!
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Best Whiskey Gifts
There’s so many whiskey-related gifts and your whiskey connoisseur is a picky drinker. So, give him a whisky gift set that’s built specifically for him. Here’s the top whiskey gifts for men.
Blind Barrels - Whiskey Tasting
Give the gift of a pure tasting experience that's fit for any whiskey connoisseur. Blind Barrels specializes in finding and delivering the best American craft whiskey. Their hand-picked selections are accompanied with tasting notes and other important details for each whiskey. Available as a one-time gift, quarterly subscription, and full bottles.
Whiskey Connoisseur Crate
This Whiskey Connoisseur Crate is the perfect gift for any whiskey lover. It comes with a personalized tasting board, four whiskey tasting glasses, and a drinking journal. The tasting board is made of wood and has a personalization plate on it. The glasses are all different types of whiskey glasses, including an Elite NEAT glass, snifter glass, Inverness rocks glass, and footed crystal glass. The drinking journal has 33 pages for recording your thoughts on each whiskey you taste. Plus, it comes with a bag of cashews, almonds, and pistachios to snack on while you taste!
Flaviar "Spirits" Club
Is he a whiskey lover? Or maybe he prefers Tequila, Gin or Vodka? If he appreciate the finer things in life, then you need to check out Flaviar, the premium "spirits" club. With a club membership, he'll get access to some of the best alcohol in the world. Flaviar sends samples or full-size bottles, depending on his preference. And they'll keep him up-to-date on all the latest whiskey news and releases. So if he's serious about whiskey, then give him a Flaviar club membership today!
Whiskey from Around the World Gift Basket
This bad boy has three full bottles of whiskey from around the world. Scotch, Irish whiskey and Japanese whiskey are included in this glorious whiskey gift basket for whiskey lovers.
Whiskey Sampler Gift Basket
This whiskey-tasting sampler is a whiskey lovers dream. It includes a small bottle of the most popular whiskeys, plus some snacks, recipes, and a tumbler.
The Whiskey Lover Gift Basket
4 bottles of whiskey! Makers Mark, Jack Daniel's, Johnnie Walker and Jameson whiskeys. Enough said. But there's actually more. This gift box includes some delicious snacks to pair with his whiskey glass and coasters for his drink.
Whiskey Gifts For Men
Here are some of the best gifts to buy a whisky drinker that will upgrade your whiskey lovers style. Whiskey gifts for men should be practical but also refined.
A well-stocked bar is a must for any bourbon lover. It’s the perfect place to relax after a long day and enjoy a nice cocktail. With the right bar accessories, your loved one can elevate his drinking experience to another level. Take his favorite cocktail to another level with these bar upgrades for your whiskey drinker.
Personalized Smoked Cocktail Crate
For the guy who likes his drinks with a smoky twist, this Personalized Smoked Cocktail Crate is the perfect gift. It comes with everything he needs to make his own smoked cocktails at home, including a refillable butane torch, personalized slate tray, set of 3 superfine smoking chips, and 2 smoked double old fashioned glasses. Plus, there's some essential smoked cocktail ingredients like Peychaud's bitters and Amarena cherries. He'll love showing off his mad mixology skills with this unique and thoughtful gift.
Whiskey Nosing Tumbler
Nosing glasses are specially made to capture and deliver the richest aroma out of his pour. These nosing tumblers not only capture the best from his whiskey, but the double-wall insulation also keeps his drink well chilled.
Charred Oak Whiskey "Barrel" for Fast Aging
The Oak Bottle adds charred oak, barrel-aged flavor to his favorite whiskey in a fraction of a time. With the Oak Bottle, his whiskey will take and smell like it was poured straight out of a whiskey barrel. Simply pour his favorite whiskey into the bottle and let it sit for 8 hours to 5 days. The longer it marinates, the stronger the flavor. It's an easy way to craft his own tasty twist for his favorite drink.
Pure Copper Alembic Still
Anniversary gifts can be a challenge. However, if your loved one has ever considered cooking up his own whiskey, this copper alembic still is a great gift option to consider. Gifts for men don't have to be complicated. If you've heard him mention anything related to distilling drinks or making his own alcohol, this alembic copper still is easily one of the top copper gifts for men.
Whiskey Bar Accessories
Certain tools and ingredients are required at the bar. The items that we highlight in this section are essential for making his favorite whiskey cocktail just right. Keep his bar inventory stocked with these valuable whiskey gift recommendations for your favorite whiskey lovers. Because of you, he’ll be able to make delicious bourbon cocktails or serve up a neat glass with rye whiskey.
The following list includes essential items for a proper whiskey bar:
Personalized Old Fashioned Kit
This is the perfect gift for any gentleman looking to enjoy a classic old fashioned cocktail in style. Inside you'll find two personalized old fashioned glasses, pecan wood smoked maple syrup, Jack Rudy aromatic bitters, and a colossal ice cube tray. The quality of these products is second to none, and with the personalization it makes for a truly unique gift.
Gourmet Cocktail Maraschino Cherries
Put some good cherries in his bourbon. Made by Luxardo, these are some of the most delicious cherries for bourbon drinks. He's likely had these actual cherries before as they're commonly used in the best drinks served at bars and restaurants. The perfect cherry on top, for his happy hour.
Angostura Bitters Set
Essential ingredients for classic bourbon drinks. With these high-end, very popular aromatic bitters, he can make his favorite cocktails at home.
Big Whiskey Ice Balls
These huge ice balls are perfect for whiskey drinks because they melt much slower than regular ice cubes. This is good because watered-down drinks are bad.
Does he have one of these for his bar? This whiskey pipette is handmade and of high quality. It helps bartenders and mixologists pour just the right amount of water into the drink, perfect for making consistent cocktails.
Double Wall Insulated Stainless Steel Cocktail Shaker
If he already has all the bar tools, upgrade him with this nice-looking shaker. This sturdy cocktail shaker is double-wall insulated to keep his drinks cool for hours.
11-piece Cocktail Shaker Bar Set
This cocktail shaker bar set includes 2 Weighted Boston Shakers, Strainers, Double Jigger, Cocktail Muddler and Spoon, Ice Tong and 2 Liquor Pourers. This set is essential for any bar. Available in multiple colors.
Give him a gift that he'll love, and that will keep his drinks from getting watered down. This set includes six whiskey stones surrounded by reclaimed wood to make them look like the real deal.
Engraved Whiskey Glasses
This 4 piece set of glass is perfect for any gentleman. Each glass has a heavy base and is engraved with his initial. This set is sure to make a great addition for his bar.
Old Fashioned Whiskey Glasses
This set of four 8 ounce glasses is the perfect way to enjoy a neat glass of whiskey. They're made from quality glass that looks great and feels good in the hand. Whether you're enjoying a drink by yourself or sharing with friends, these glasses are the perfect choice for savoring a neat glass of whiskey
Luxurious Bourbon or Scotch Glassware Set
Set of 6 luxurious, 10 ounce glassware set. Tumblers for Scotch & Bourbon cocktails. Great gift for the man that loves a neat glass of whiskey.
Fancy Whiskey Dispenser
This nice contraption turns a bottle of bourbon into a full-service bar. Easy pour and easy access for his much-loved bottles of whiskey. With this, he can easily pour Jack Daniel's, Woodford reserve plus any other rye whiskey on his bar top or bar cart.
Best Whiskey Decanters For Men
A well-stocked bar is nothing without the proper liquor presentation. When it comes to bourbon, a decanter is key to ensuring that each drink is poured with care and presented in a way that befits the drink itself. A good decanter adds an air of sophistication to any bar.
Here’s our list of best whiskey decanters for the whiskey lover in your life:
Custom 5pc Whiskey Decanter
He'll be the most popular guy when he brings this impressive 5 pc whiskey decanter, personalized with his name. Great gift for your favorite whiskey lover.
Whiskey Decanter Box Gift Set
Most whiskey lovers would appreciate a Whiskey Decanter Box Gift Set. Includes chilling whiskey stones, a pair of glass cups and table coasters. Great gift for Dad, Boyfriend or any Anniversary.
Manly Crystal Decanter Set
This strong classic decanter is perfect for his favorite spirits. The matching glassware adds a touch of class to any occasion. Choose this decanter for his next special event! Great setup for any whisky lover.
Decanter for his favorite Scotch or Bourbon
Give the man in your life this classic gift set which includes four heavy-duty cups. Each cup features a unique, bold design that is sure to impress any guest at his next party!
Classic Decanter for Liquor
The Lefonte glass whiskey decanter is the perfect way to enjoy your favorite Irish whiskey or scotch. The classic design is both elegant and functional, and the decanter is sturdy enough to withstand years of use.
Whiskey Glasses Bar Set
This glass whiskey decanter, made by Godinger, is the perfect vessel for any man who enjoys a fine drink. Whether he's enjoying a dram alone or sharing it with friends, this decanter is sure to make his next whiskey tasting an event to remember. This set is presented on an elegant wooden display tray and makes a great Father's Day gift for men that like to drink whiskey.
Stylish Globe Decanter
This large glass decanter is perfect for serving your favorite whiskey. It has an etched globe design and comes with a wooden base. It's sure to make a great addition to your bar collection.
This modern whiskey decanter set is a nice gift for any man in your life. He can use the stylish glasses to serve up his favorite bourbon or scotch, and he'll have plenty of storage space with this elegant diamond-shaped decanter.
Ship in a Bottle Decanter
There's a ship inside this decanter! This beautiful display is a neat way for him to have easy access to his favorite bourbon.
For the man that loves Basketball. Can be used to display any of his favorite spirits, including whiskey.
Ice Hockey Whiskey Decanter
This ice hockey whiskey decanter is perfect for the hockey fan in your life. The set includes a decanter and four glasses. So, your hockey & bourbon-loving man will be able to enjoy his favorite whiskey in style.
Baseball Bat Decanter
This decanter is the perfect gift for any man who loves both whiskey and baseball. The unique design is sure to please any baseball fan, and there's plenty of room for a good amount of whiskey. So raise a glass and toast to the best baseball fans with this homerun gift.
Storm Trooper Decanter
Toast to the Darkside with this decanter and matching trooper glasses. It also includes 4 stainless steel ice cubes to keep his drinks chilled.
Gun Decanter with Bullet Shot Glasses
Whiskey and Guns, usually a dangerous combination. But this decanter is a fun way for his favorite bourbon to be displayed inside another thing that he loves. As a topper, shot glasses with embedded bullets are included.
Skull Decanter With Skull Glasses
This spooky decanter looks like it's straight out of a horror movie. It sits on a wooden base and has a spigot to pour. Perfect for his next Halloween party!
Viking Horn Whiskey Decanter
This Viking Horn decanter includes a beautiful horn decanter, two glasses, and a wooden stand. Perfect for any whiskey lover, this set makes a great addition to any bar or home. The sleek design and decorative horns make it a great conversation piece, while the high-quality glass ensures that his spirits will taste great.
Fun Gifts For Whiskey Lovers
To round out our gift guide for best whiskey gifts, we’ve included a section focused on fun. These whiskey gift ideas make his at-home bar fun, his coffee table inviting, his office more personal and his man cave more manly.
Here’s our list of fun whiskey gift ideas for the whiskey lover in your life:
Personalized Neon Bar Sign
This custom neon bar sign is perfect for the home bar or man cave. It's made of real neon glass and can be personalized with your name, logo, or any other text you like. It comes with a printed plaque to mount on the front and a 110 V power supply.
Well That's Neat
Fact: Neat = whisky in a glass with no ice. It's a funny shirt for the people that know what "neat" actually means in whisky lingo. Funny shirt for happy hour.
Vintage Call Me Old Fashioned
Vintage style shirt for men that love Old Fashioned whisky drinks, but also don't mind being called Old Fashioned themselves.
Whiskey Weekend Warrior
There's different types of warriors for different types of scenarios. Sometimes, being a Weekend Whiskey Warrior is perfectly suitable.
Call Me Old Fashioned
Whether he's a fan of classic cocktails or just likes a classic fun time, this shirt is for him. With a comfortable fit and stylish design, it's perfect for any occasion.
The Bourbon Bible
This bourbon book is well known and covers everything from history, buying guide and recipes. A great book for any bourbon enthusiast.
The Big Book of Bourbon Cocktails
Great book for the bar. There's so many bourbon based drinks to choose from. This book pretty much has all the bourbon drink recipes.
Vintage Whiskey Bourbon Pub Sign
This unique and stylish bar sign is perfect for any home bar! It is made of wood with a rustic bourbon barrel design and can be personalized with his name or text. It makes a great Father's Day gift.
Whisky Patent Wall Art
Whisky wall art for his home bar. Prints of 6 vintage whisky inventions that made it possible for men to enjoy sweet whiskey today.
Notepad for Whiskey Lovers
General notebook for him to take super important notes on just about anything. 6x9 inches, 114 paperback pages.
Whiskey Gifts For Men FAQ’s
WHAT ARE THE BEST WHISKEY BASED DRINKS?
Before picking a gift, find out how he likes to drink his whiskey. Does he like an Old Fashioned, or does he like it neat? Here’s a quick list of names for classic whiskey drinks:
1) Neat = Just whiskey in a glass with no ice.
2) Old Fashioned
4) Whiskey Sour
5) Hottie Toddy
7) Irish Car Bomb
WHAT ARE THE INGREDIENTS FOR AN OLD FASHIONED?
Ingredients to make an Old Fashioned cocktail are always a great whisky gift. For your reference, here’s a list of basic ingredients to make an Old Fashioned cocktail:
5) Garnish with orange peel and maraschino cherry
WHAT ARE THE INGREDIENTS TO MAKE A MANHATTAN COCKTAIL?
Ingredients to make a Manhattan cocktail are always a welcomed gift for whiskey lovers. For your reference, here’s a list of basic ingredients to make a Manhattan cocktail:
3) Bitters (Orange bitters are often used)
4) Garnish with maraschino cherry
What does every whiskey drinker need?
Every whiskey lover needs cocktail bitters, a bar shaker, whiskey chilling stones and liquid cane sugar to make their favorite drinks. These items will help them create delicious cocktails that they can enjoy with friends and family.
Other great gift ideas for whiskey lovers include a bottle of their favorite whiskey, or a subscription to a whiskey club.
What do you get a whiskey lover for Christmas?
Christmas is a time of joy and giving. So, give him a bottle of his favorite whiskey, or you can never go wrong with a delicious bottle of Woodford Reserve. Another fun gift is a subscription to Flaviar, an excellent Whiskey club membership.
What to get for a man who likes whiskey?
Flaviar is a great whiskey club membership for whiskey lovers. It offers a variety of whiskey options, as well as other alcoholic drinks. This is a great gift option for someone that loves whiskey and wants to try new drinks.