You Had Me at Merlot: 28 Wine Gifts For the Ultimate Wine Lovers
It’s impossible to whine with a wine gift in hand! Know someone who can’t get enough of their favorite grape juice? Have a loved one with a passion for a pinot? Whether they’re reaching for red or white, a vintage delicacy or a store-bought box brand, something local or a little more exotic, your neighborhood wine lover is sure to appreciate any of the incredible cool wine gifts on this list.
The Ultimate Wine Gifts
Sempli Incanter Infusing Bottle
Those serious about their wine know the best flavor combinations for any celebration. With the Sempli Incanter, no longer will parties be limited to the same few flavors that your host is obsessed with; Now, any wine can be infused with tones of orange, berry, grape – whatever pairs best with the base wine. Who better to introduce the world to the next brilliant wine than the person who loves it the most? With this gift, your favorite wine lover will become the world’s next renowned brewer!
Electronic Decanter Set
All wine lovers know the best way to enjoy your wine is to let it decant before serving. Of course, wine lovers also know that waiting for a wine to decant is impossible for all but the most patient of us. However, this cool gift ensures that delicious decanted wine is possible for all, even those of us short on self-control. The Electronic Decanter expedites the decanting processing, meaning that instead of waiting hours for the perfect glass of wine, a delicious drink is only a few minutes away.
Rotating Wine Glass
For wine lovers with an appreciation for a good mixed drink, the Rotating Glass is an obvious must-have gift. With just a simple flick of the wrist, this unique glass will spin effortlessly, mixing the contents thoroughly and with a fair bit of pizzazz. And even if your wine lover prefers to drink their beverage as it is, there’re hours of fun to be had with the mesmerizing motion of the rotating glass.
Wine Glass Shades
Who doesn’t feel a little bit fancier holding a wine glass in hand? Now, the classic wine glass can class up not just yourself, but your entire house as well! These Glass Shades are beautiful fixtures that slip over the head of any standard wine glass, turning the ordinary into extraordinary centerpieces for your next event. Add a flameless candle inside each glass, and you’ve got a centerpiece sure to become the talk of the party. Perfect wine accessories gift for those with a passion for hosting.
Small Portable Cooler Bag
Wherever you travel, near or far, your destination is bound to be improved with a cool glass of wine and a friend to share it with. With the Portable Cooler Bag, road tripping with your favorite wine lover is easier (and more delicious!) than ever before. The cooler will keep its content nice and cold for up to 5 hours, ensuring that no distance can ever stand in between a wine lover and a refreshing drink again.
Unbreakable Wine Glasses
A glass of wine or two is a treat that no wine lover should have to go without. However, a few too many sips of this delicacy is not exactly associated with balance and grace. When a relaxing night in or fun evening on the town leads to a few more drinks than anticipated, wine lovers will be grateful for the Unbreakable Wine Glasses. No longer will a spilled drink or dropped glass means ordering a new set of wine glasses. Now the only thing getting shattered are your wine lovers themselves!
Eva Solo Decanting Carafe
For the host with a love for nature’s most delicate beverage, a decanter can be a dual-purpose instrument: while essential for serving the most delectable wines, a decanter can also makes for an elegant feature at a formal gathering or casual get-together. This Decanting Carafe by Eva Solo is particularly tasteful (more so than that terrible pun), making it a go-to gift for the wine lover opening their home to the company.
Twenty Twelve Decanter
If your wine-loving host is searching for a more unique, one of a kind decanter, there are few more inventive than this Twenty Twelve Decanter. With simply breathtaking glasswork, this decanter is a beautiful wine gift for those who appreciate the artistic and the creative. Delicate and bold, it is guaranteed to make a statement at your wine lover’s next big soiree.
New York Yankees Bam Vino Wine Bottle Holder
Wine lovers have plenty of bottles around the house, that much is certain. Since they always have a few bottles on hand, why not get creative about how they display their wine? The Evergreen wine bottle holder, for instance, transforms a bottle of wine in a baseball bat. This humorous display for a wine lover’s favorite drink is the ultimate gift for the fun-loving wino. Intricate detailing and hilarious overall, this bottle holder is a guaranteed home run!
Upside Down Wine Glass
When you’ve had a bit too much to drink, sometimes the world doesn’t make the most sense. Wine lovers will love watching the reactions of their friends and family members when they pull out this quirky glass after a bottle or two of their best vintage. The Upside Down Glass is more than an amusing gag gift, though – it’s a fully functional container capable of holding an entire bottle of wine! In other words, it should be just large enough for your wine lover’s tastes. Dare to Be Different!
Novelty Giant Wine Glass
When a wine lover says that they’ll only be having one glass tonight, this is the glass that they have in mind. Standing at a full 20-inches tall, this Giant Wine Glass is the absolute king of giant novelty wine glasses. It can be used as a decoration for storing flowers, corks, even bottles of wine if your wine lover desires. Or, if work has been especially stressful, perhaps it would be better to just pour in a few bottles and settle down in front of Netflix for the evening.
Menu Winebreather Carafe
As useful as a decanter may be for a wine enthusiast, transferring wine back and forth between bottle and carafe can be a complicated process. The Winebreather Carafe seeks to simplify the ordeal. With this handy gift, a wine lover is able to pour wine in and out of the decanter with ease and grace. Best of all, the carafe is gorgeous to look at – no wine lover will regret having this impressive piece on display!
Magic Floating Chain
A wine connoisseur who enjoy a good glass every once in a while? Do you drink rarely, but you would love to give your house a classy, elegant touch and becoming the coolest, most interesting person in the neighbourhood? Then this unique wine gift is going to surprise, amaze and make you want to get it right away. Stylish and refined, this magic chain is absolutely perfect for anyone wanting to step up their wine game, and it balances the bottle of wine and distributes the weight equally, so the bottle is held up by its tip without falling. A welcomed addition to the kitchen of anyone who drinks wine or uses it for cooking every once in a while.
Electric Gun Wine Opener
If you are a fan of wine you probably have had to open a bottle, and found regular wine bottle openers annoying, sad and honestly not very stylish. Ever thinking of taking wine opening to a brand new level in seconds? The electric wine cork remover will not only open your wine bottle automatically, but also comes in different designs including different types of guns, a bowling pin and a baseball bat for extra coolness points. To use it, put it on top of the wine bottle and simply push the lower button a little down with a slight pressure until the cork is removed.
Guzzle Buddy Wine Bottle Glass
You may not hear about guzzle buddy, but think about it: are you one of those persons that, when they come home from work, want to throw themselves on the sofa and down an entire bottle of wine? Want to bring the funniest, coolest, most original wine gift to the party you are attending? Then guzzle buddy is perfect got you. No more boring pouring, just screw this custom glass on top of the wine bottle and turns it into a gigantic glass. Not only that, but this fun gadget allows you to aerate your wine in a more efficient and fast manner. If you are one of those fancy peeps with fancy wine that gets better when aerated. Get yourself one for those evenings where you can’t be bothered to use a glass!
Gun Whiskey Decanter
If you ever watched an old Western movie, you already know that to be the biggest, baddest cowboy in town, you need a horse, a gun, do the Clint Eastwood squint, and constantly do shots of whiskey to intimidate the rival cowboys. And if you never grew out of the cowboy phase, and still want to be one, then this fun wine gift is a great first step towards it. This gift set comes with 2 gun-shaped decanters and 8 whiskey shots and a belt holster so you can be the baddest man in the West. Time to add a touch of class and badassery to your life, parties, and your farther’s birthday.
Wood Wine Rack
It’s portable, sturdy and classy. This wine carrier has room for three bottles of your choice, but get this: it is also convertible to a counter-top wine rack with space for up to TWELVE bottles! It comes in a personalized gift pack, and you can have it engraved to order. What more could you ask for?
One Touch Luxury Wine Aerator
For the connoisseur with delicate taste buds, the electric aerator provides speedy oxidation and eliminates sediment. All you do is slip it over the nozzle of the wine bottle and you’re ready to go! It couldn’t be easier to use, and there’s no risk of mess or spillage. This award-winning flavor enhancer is an ideal gift for wine lovers with impeccable taste.
LED Glow Light and Ice Bucket in One
Perfect for picnics, barbecues or garden parties, this multi-purpose ice bucket is great for keeping your wine chilled. But it does oh so much more than that! It has a built-in Bluetooth speaker so you can stream your favorite party music, plus a tasteful LED light for those warm summer evenings when the event calls for a little mood lighting.
Slow Wine Pourer
You have not tasted wine until you’ve tasted a wine that’s been poured through one of these little beauties. The idea is to prevent over-oxidation, which is an issue that can affect older or more delicate wines. In some cases, it might even ruin the flavor. With the slow-pourer, you can forget about any such worries. The double flange increases versatility and means you can use this on any type of wine bottle. Designed to gently guide the airflow within the bottle, this ensures you get the maximum taste out of every drop.
Wine Bottle Thermometer
We all know that temperature can make or break a wine experience. Some are made to be drunk at room temperature, some need to be chilled. And if you get it wrong, it can throw off the whole experience. Well, this thermometer cuff made from stainless steel fits any size of the bottle and lets you know of the optimum serving temperature for your beverage of choice. Whether it’s a crisp white wine or a fruity burgundy, it won’t steer you wrong.
Stemless Aerating Wine Glasses
These are designed to take the hassle out of decanting and aerating a bottle of wine. All you need to do is pour, and the glass itself does the work. It’s really ingenious in its design, with a central cell in the middle of the glass where you actually pour the wine. This then filters through and out into the rest of the glass. You won’t believe what a difference this makes to the flavor until you try it for yourself.
Slate Drink Coasters
Now, these are a good idea for when your dinner parties get a little raucous. They are perfect for protecting any and all surfaces from spillages and stains, made from 100% natural slate and designed to go with any color scheme. Size-wise, most glasses will fit comfortably on these. Their underside is coated with neat felt patches, just to make sure they don’t scratch your furniture either.
46" Wine Glass
When I say “oversized,” I mean OVERSIZED. This baby stands at a mammoth 118 centimeters in height, so it’s not recommended for drinking out of (unless you feel like downing 23 bottles in one go). It does, however, make a sleek and stylish decorative vase. It’s made from top quality glass that is durable and sturdy, not to mention eye-catching. As household ornaments go, this is utterly unique.
Wall-Mounted Wine Bottle Holder
This is another very practical wine gift idea. Like the Gift Tree model above, this rack looks good and keeps your bottles neat and tidy. But unlike the previous example, this one is made from shiny silver stainless steel and- most importantly- is designed for you to mount on a wall. The stylish minimalist look will go with any décor, and it holds up to eight bottles. A truly slick and modern way to show off your collection.
ULLO Wine Purifier With Filters
Another one for the connoisseur, this wine cleaner acts like a filter that sits neatly at the top of your wine glass and draws out any unwanted sediments or sulfites. It also has an on/off aerate switch, so you can adjust it to suit each individual wine-tasting experience. The filters are designed to purify up to 750 ml of wine, but each wine cleaner comes with four filters and refills are available.
This is a little masterpiece of engineering, designed to eradicate spills or messy accidents. If you try to knock it over, it simply won’t go! It’s all thanks to the Smart grip technology which means you can drink in safety and comfort without having to worry about spilling a drop. It works like this: when you place the glass down on a surface, the underside of it becomes virtually attached to the surface by a powerful airlock. But when you go in to take a sip, the airlock is released automatically. What could be better?
For special occasions, there’s nothing like a champagne saber to really get the party started. To start with, it simply looks gorgeous, without even considering its precision and impeccable balance. It’s also twice as hard as any other blades on the market, and ergonomically designed for ease of use. The blade itself is tastefully patterned too. Pure, unadulterated class.
Everybody (and I mean everybody) has a wine lover in their life. But when it comes to wine gifts buying, we tend to focus on the bottles themselves. Wouldn’t it be nice to come up with something a bit more original? So now you know what to buy for your favorite oenophile. With this trusty list, I guarantee you won’t go far wrong!