17 last minute Christmas gifts for ginthusiasts


Ain’t no shame if you haven’t finished Christmas shopping. Last minute Christmas gifts can be a tough one, but thank the retail gods for one day delivery.

There are just six days to Christmas so we’ve looked high and low for the best gifts you can get ASAP.

We’ve split this guide into four sections: gin, building a bar trolley, glassware and experiences. Without further ado, here we go.


Option 1: give the gift of gin

Monthly gin subscription

Check out the 5 best gin subscription services in our most popular post of the year.


A bottle of gin

Here’s what Team Gin Kin want for Christmas but we have SO many options.


Option 2: build their bar trolley

John Lewis Boston Cocktail Shaker Set, John Lewis £30

The cobbler shaker is more common, but the pros use Boston shakers.


A nice vermouth

For a good martini, you need a quality vermouth. Try Dolin Chambery Vermouth (£15.04, Master of Malt) and Noilly Prat Original Dry Vermouth, (£9, Amazon) for one day delivery.


Angostera Bitters

Angostera Bitters, £17.21 Amazon

A must have for cocktails for ALL spirits.


Orange bitters

Perk up a G&T or throw in a few dashes into a martini.

From left to right:


KitchenCraft Wooden Citrus Reamer, £3.76 Amazon

An essential for their kit.


Dry by Clare Liardet, Amazon £5

A gorgeous cocktail book for people who are pregnant or aren’t partaking. Just look at it…


 Option 3: Beautiful glassware

Moscow mule mugs, £14.99 Amazon (sale price)

VonShef Moscow Mule Mugs set of 2, £14.99 Amazon

Gin Moscow mule is one of our favourite gin cocktails ever. It doesn’t hurt that it’s traditionally served in pretty copper mugs.


Linear Highball glass, Anthropologie £9.95 (sale price)

A stunning glass to class up your G&T.


Galway Crystal gin glasses, Debenhams £14.95 (sale price)


Option 4: gin experiences

Gin tasting voucher

A gin tasting voucher is a gift for you too. Scottish readers, check out Gin 71 vouchers.


Gin distillery tour voucher

Pickering's Baubles offers are few and far between

In case you missed it, Pickering’s is Edinburgh’s best place to visit. Get yourself and a pal for a tour of Pickering’s!

 

Ketsuda Phoutinane