While you may be reading our selection of the best gin presents because you need inspiration for a loved one, we’re pretty certain you will be tempted to pop a few of the items onto your own wish list!
From sophisticated tasting sets and bottles to glassware, candles and books, we’ve got a gin gift for any person who only has eyes for Mother’s Ruin.
If you need some more alcohol-led inspiration, read our pick of the best Champagne and best Christmas drinks. For those who want some festive fare guidance too, these are our pick of the best Christmas food gifts.
Best gin presents to buy right now
Inspired by flavours from all over the world, this sophisticated selection of gins from OPIHR is ideal for those who prefer their G&T with a hint of spice. The set contains a 5cl bottle of each new regional edition.
The Far East Edition boasts warm flavours of Szechuan peppers and earthy, smoky notes of Ajwain. The Arabian Edition is more citrus-led with Persian black lemons and Timut peppers. Finally, the European Edition is balanced and aromatic with touches of myrrh and bitter cascarilla bark.
For the person who’s always stealing your drink, make sure there can be no confusion by giving them their own personalised glass!
Made in Britain, these gorgeous gin glasses have a delicate, botanical-inspired design and can be engraved with your loved one’s name in a lovely script font. The glasses are suitable for the dishwasher and are described as sleek but sturdy.
This fun gift box houses a generous 70cl bottle of the classic Hendrick’s Gin people all over the world respect and love.
Even if you won’t be able to see your friends and family in person, you can still send them a festive gift that’s wrapped appropriately with lots of Christmas cheer.
Know someone who has a dangerously generous free pour? Encourage them to stick to the proper measures with this stylish cocktail jigger and spoon set. You might just be able to avoid that sore head the next morning!
We love the mother-of-pearl detailing which gives an opulent and sophisticated finish to the set.
Exclusive to Selfridges, if you know someone who loves Bombay Sapphire’s Bramble edition why not get their name printed on their bottle?
This super fruity gin is made using fresh blackberries and raspberries and boasts sophisticated botanical and juniper notes. Try it with tonic, ice and a wedge of lemon or add a measure to your glass of prosecco for an easy festive cocktail.
Encourage your loved one to unwind and relax with this beautiful hand-poured soy wax candle. It is inspired by The Teasmith Spirit Company’s award-winning Scottish gin and features scents of mint and bergamot.
The glass apothecary jar has a sophisticated look and feel and would be perfectly at home on display on a bookshelf or in the bathroom. It has a vegan-friendly wick, a burn time of around 25 hours and you can add a gift message for no extra cost.
Know someone who loved following Captain Tom’s story over lockdown as much as they love gin? We’ve got the most perfect, thoughtful gift for them! Captain Tom has teamed up with Otterbeck Distillery to create his own gin.
It’s inspired by the herbs grown in his childhood garden in Yorkshire, with notes of rosemary and thyme. This gin was created to celebrate family and friendships, as Tom gave the nation hope when we needed it most.
By purchasing this gin for a loved one or yourself, you’re also supporting wonderful causes because proceeds from every bottle sold will be donated to The Captain Tom Foundation.
A G&T is one of the easiest cocktails out there, especially for a gin enthusiast. But if you’d like to offer a little more inspiration, Sipsmith’s helpful recipe book, Sip, includes 100 gin cocktails that only use three ingredients.
Examples include the Gin Espresso Martini, a Dark Fruit Bramble and a Gin Toddy. If you’re feeling generous, pair it with a bottle of the signature gin too!
Masons of Yorkshire was the first distillery in Yorkshire when it set up in 2013. Since then it has produced several award-winning gins, the latest of which is a Tea Edition which picked up a Master Medal at The Gin Masters 2020. The tasting gift set is the perfect present for any gin-lover and an exciting way to discover your favourite Masons of Yorkshire flavour!
The set includes 5cl bottles of Masons Orange & Lime Leaf, The Original, Pear & Pink Peppercorn, Tea Edition and English Lavender.
Staying in is most certainly the new going out. Help your loved ones to transform their home into the trendiest cocktail bar on the street with this fun neon sign.
Turn the lights down low and get ready for the happiest of at-home happy hours! The sign sits inside a mirror-backed acrylic box and has a rocker switch.
Why just give your loved one a bottle of gin when you can provide them with everything they need for a full G&T?
This delightful gift set from the Bolney Wine Estate includes a bottle of their classic Bolney Estate Gin, two bottles of Mediterranean tonic water and a gin botanical tube set for the perfect garnish.
Reminisce and dream about sunny days on the riviera with this delightful Portofino gin. It’s made using 21 locally sourced ingredients from the hills of Portofino including juniper, lemon, lavender and rosemary.
Described as akin to a fresh Italian breeze in midsummer, this gin is ideal for anyone who loves the Mediterranean and the beautifully designed bottle is certainly worthy of display.