Stuck for present ideas for the cocktail lover in your life? Fret not, we’ve traipsed around the stores so you don’t have to. Get your credit card ready and let’s help you kick that shopping list into shape, starting with stocking filler ideas right through to blow-the-budget gifts.
Chase Union Jack Mini Pack, £15, harveynichols.com
The Curious Bartender by Tristan Stephenson, £16.99 amazon.co.uk
Three-piece Tipsy Teacup, £34, tipsyteacups.co.uk
Sipsmith V.J.O.P, £37.95, sipsmith.com
Personalised Jack Daniel’s Single Barrel Select, £44.95, thewhiskyexchange.com
Engrave your special message on the front and along the side of the bottle at The Whisky Exchange
Gin Lovers Box, £45, bespokebarware.com
Contains 1 or 2 Vera Lyn mugs, 50cl Butler’s Gin, 275ml The Dalston Cola Company Raw Fiyah Ginger Beer; 225g England Reserves Preserves Bermondsey Bramble Jam, 10 red-and-white straws, muddling spoon; 2 Gin Jam Ginger Recipe Coasters.
Nikka Gift Pack, £60, harveynichols.com
Contains Nikka Japanese whisky from the barrel and 2 glasses
The Cocktail Lover Gift Box, £65, selfridges.com
Contains 2 Martini glasses, rose gold cocktail strainer, rose gold Ginza jigger, Boston shaker, two swizzle sticks and a mini bottle of Sipsmith vodka.
Hand selected by Master Distiller Lorena Vasquez
Tipplesworth Mince Pie Martini Case, £185, harveynichols.com
Contains Boston shaker, hawthorn strainer, jigger, 2 Martini glasses, 70cl Skipper Rum, Tipplesworth Mince Pie Syrup, 75cl King’s Orchard Cox Apple Juice; Mince Pie Martini Recipe Card.
Bushmills Whiskey Wood Headphones, $395, turntablelab.com
Custom-made premium leather headband with body from the barrels used to age Bushmills.
Hendrick’s limited-edition Hip Flask designed by Hannah Martin, £795, harrods.com
Packaged in a handmade leather travelling bag containing hip flask, bottle of Hendrick’s Gin and cashmere scarf.
Round Flask with silver topper, £825, theofennell.com
Thirst Aid Drinks Kit, £2,750, asprey.com
Veneered box containing sterling silver gilt-lined flask and cups.