Next up in our Coco Christmas guide we have the perfect gift for him, her, basically for everyone! Alcohol! Christmas is the perfect time to get boozy and here is our roundup on the bet tipples out there that will make the perfect gift…
For him :
Berkeley Square London Dry Gin (above) is one of the world’s most luxurious gins, distilled by hand in small
batches using the tiny copper still No. 8. It is an ultra smooth gin, good enough to sip neat. Price from £36.50.
Available from Harvey Nichols, Waitrose, Ocado and Hedonism Wines in Mayfair. Harvey Nichols and Waitrose
also have the Berkeley Square Gin Gift Box with embossed silver writing, price £36.50.
Thomas Dakin Gin – launched in July and is a new small batch gin. Thomas Dakin Gin is a juniper-led
lassic style gin with sweet orange and citrus notes and a pepper and savoury finish, thanks to the cubeb
berries and red cole. Available from Harvey Nichols, Booths and The Wine Rack. Price from £29.00.
For her :
Opihr Oriental Spiced Gin makes the most perfect Christmas Cocktails such as the Red Snapper.
No Christmas list should be complete without this unique gin. It is now the Fastest Growing Premium
Gin in the World. Available from Tesco, Waitrose, Morrison, Booths and Harvey Nichols, price from £23.00.
There is a new Gift Box with luxury red rope handle and Ancient Spice Route map on the box which
will be in Morrisons, Waitrose and Booths.
BLOOM Gin, a favourite for women due to the floral nature of the gin, has just gone through a new bottle
design. Looking fabulous. Available from Sainsbury’s, Waitrose and Harvey Nichols, price from £24.00.
The new BLOOM Gin Gift Pack in Sainsbury’s, Waitrose and Tesco.
For stocking fillers:
BLOOM Gin & Rose Lemonade and BLOOM Gin & Tonic. Perfect for best friends, cocktails at home and parties. Available from Waitrose stores, price £3.00 per bottle.
Newly packaged Greenall’s Ready Mixed Cocktails – perfect for an easy cocktail at home or to take to parties. Gin & Pink Grapefruit, Gin & Tonic, Gin & Diet Tonic
and now newly launched Wild Berry Gin & Tonic
. Take to a party or drink at home. Available from Waitrose, Tesco, Sainsbury’s and Booths, price from £1.90
For your best friend :
Feeney’s Irish Cream Liqueur – the world’s most luxurious Irish Cream Liqueur launched this week and now in Tesco stores.
Price £12.00. Feeney’s has just been awarded the prestigious SIP Platinum Best in Class 2015 Award – as judged by consumers, where taste is king.
Newly launched The Dubliner Irish Whiskey & Honeycomb Liqueur – “liquid crunchie in a bottle”. Drink as a shot, over ice
or in an Irish Coffee. Available from Edinburgh Woollen Mills stores, 31Dover.com
, The Whisky Exchange www.whiskyexchange.com
and Royal Mile Whiskies. Perfect for Christmas. Price from £19.95.
The Dubliner Irish Whiskey – Launched this week. A blend of single malt and grain whiskies, aged in the finest oak casks.
For everyone :
New Glen Moray Classic Peated Single Malt in Sainsbury’s. Price £22.00. It is unusual to have a peated malt from
Speyside and this is an excellent value peated single malt for the whisky novice, offering sweet vanilla flavours combined with layers of peat
smoke to deliver a satisfying whisky with a long finish. Perfect with smoked foods such as cheese, ham or fish.
New The Dublin Liberties Oak Devil Irish Whiskey which was launched in July, is a premium whiskey for thoselooking for a more complex
Irish Whiskey with depth, aged for over three years in Bourbon casks. Price £34.99 from The Wine Rack.