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Best Alcohol Gift Sets & Hampers

Go one further than a solitary bottle of wine in a bag, and gift a set or hamper. From alcoholic advent calendars to martini-making kits and multiple minis, we have all the inspiration you’ll need for your present shopping.

The Wine & More Wine Tasters Gift Set

If you can‘t decide between red or white wine, this Wine Tasting Gift Box is the perfect choice for you. Featuring Josić Graševina Superior and Ritoša Cabernet Sauvignon, each offering unique flavours to suit your festive Christmas dinner, this gift box is also packed with Istrian sausage, hard cheese from Pag, artisanal chocolate, and handmade grape and apple jam made from organic fruit.

www.thewineandmore.com

No3 London Dry Gin Set

Berry Bros. and Rudd is a London-based wine shop and distiller of London dry gin. Its gin is distilled with a juniper heart and six carefully selected botanicals, creating a bright, crisp and fresh taste with floral, citrus, cardamom, and spicy coriander notes. This gift set comes with a beautiful glass and a key inspired by the one for the parlour door.

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Citadelle Gin Gift Set

The Citadelle Gin Gift Pack is the perfect gourmet gift for any Gin lover. It includes a bottle of Citadelle French Gin, made with 19 botanicals, and a stylish balloon cocktail glass. The gin is aromatic and complex, with notes of juniper, citrus fruits, cinnamon and flowers perfect for an unforgettable sipping experience.

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12 Gins of Christmas

If you’re unsure what they like in the way of flavour, opt for a 12-pack from this St Andrews-based distillery. It includes festive options such as Candy Cane (with peppermint, bilberry, and hibiscus) and adventurous combinations synch as the Red Snapper Gin (with tomato, chilli and angelica). Plus with “Passion” and “Love” blends in the box, it’s ideal for a significant other.

www.edenmill.com

Johnnie Walker Black Label Blended Scotch Whisky 35cl ‘Old Fashioned Cocktail’ Giftpack

Buying for someone who’s a fan of the iconic Scotch cocktail? Gift them this set and they’ll be ready to whip up their own at home. The box contains premium glassware, a jigger to get the exact measures, sugar syrup, Angostura bitters and a dried orange garnish. Plus it can be used for other serves also.

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Salcombe Gin Gift Hamper

This stylish wicker gin hamper contains a bottle of Salcombe Gin from their collection, a branded pair of copper tongs, two branded gin glasses, 8 x 150ml Fever-Tree Premium Indian tonic water cans, and a Salcombe Gin jute bag, making it the perfect luxurious Salcombe Gin hamper.

www.salcombegin.com

The Bellini Box

Given that a bellini is the best way to start a special day, this box is a fitting gift for any kind of celebration. Presented in Fortnum’s glamorous Eau de Nil gift box, the set includes a 75cl bottle of Prosecco and a 33cl bottle of Peach Nectar, ready to mix and sip.

www.fortnumandmason.com

Absolut Elyx Swedish Vodka Mini Martini Coupe Gift Set with 2 Mini Martini Copper Glasses, 70cl

Plan on doing all your shopping online? This Amazon Exclusive could be winging its way to you in just a few clicks. It’s an award-winning liquor finished in a copper still, with flavours of macadamia nuts, white chocolate and buttery notes of freshly baked bread. Make it into a martini and raise the pretty copper coupes to the gift of high quality vodka.

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Hattingley Luxury Gift Set

Personalise the contents of this gift box, with your choice of Hattingley Valley Classic Reserve NV, Blanc de Blancs 2014, King’s Cuvee, or the brand’s Rosé 2019. You can choose up to three of these bottles of sparkling wine to go inside. And they come with the reassurance of the Hattingley Happiness Guarantee.

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Harrods Red Wine Gift Box

A classic and sophisticated drink, from a classic and sophisticated store. A longstanding purveyor of luxury goods, Harrod’s is a hallmark of opulence. Here they’ve combined four of their best red vinos in one box.

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Harvey Nichols Set The Bar Hamper – The Day Edition

Not just alcohol, but nibbles too. Harvey Nicks has put together a winning combination of sparkling wine, their award-winning gin and bestselling rosé, fine olives, Japanese-inspired snacks and more, for your enjoyment.

www.harveynichols.com

Harvey Nichols Single Estate Espresso Martini Cocktail Gift Box

One of the department store’s all-time bestsellers, this Espresso Martini is a must-try for coffeecionados. This box enables the recipient to try four of its varieties, supped from one of the two shimmering Root7 Rainbow glasses and enjoyed alongside the chocolate truffles provided.

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Drinks By The Dram Whisky Collection Advent Calendar

Ideal to introduce novices to the world of whisky, or to increase a connoisseur’s range, this selection of 12 adventurous minis incorporates unusual and alternative blends. Each comes beautifully presented in vintage-style bottles.

www.selfridges.com

Harrods: The Wine Collection Hamper

When you’re unsure of a recipient’s preference or palate, a multi-wine hamper is just the ticket. Presented in a re-usable wicker picnic-style basket with the “H” logo stamped on the top, this makes for a charming kitchen display and a chic receptacle for your summer packed-lunches. Best of all, it contains six bottles of red, white and rosé.

www.harrods.com