27 Bourbon Gifts That Any Whiskey Enthusiast Will Adore

By Laura Fiebert | Updated: November 11, 2023

    You’re a diehard bourbon drinker – or trying to buy a gift for one– and can’t afford that single barrel bottle of Pappy Van Winkle. Never fear! If you are looking for that perfect gift for the bourbon lover, a bottle is a safe bet, but there are many other great options to consider. 

    Whether they are self-proclaimed aficionados or just started enjoying aa pleasant bourbon tasting here and there, don’t just get another bottle of bourbon. Many favorites are either hard to find or crazy expensive. So, we found great accessories and accouterments any bourbon enthusiasts would love to receive. Our gift guide has gifts for bourbon lovers that will knock their rocks off.

  1. City Map Whiskey Glasses
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    A skilled artisan etches each of these Rocks Glasses and features a hand-drawn map of various cities with coordinates. The bourbon glass sets are packed in an elegant gift box to leave a lasting impression! An excellent housewarming gift idea – so their home bar can remind them of home. A no-brainer gift for a whiskey lover.

  3. Stainless Steel Nosing Glass
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    The perfect accompaniment for your favorite whiskey, the NOS’R features BevGuard technology to prevent dilution while ensuring you never miss a note. It has 20x better temperature retention than aa glass and takes kicking back with a Buffalo Trace or Bulleit bourbon to a new level. 

  5. DIY Whisky Kit
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    Create authentic whisky flavor with this clever DIY blending kit. You only need a bottle of neutral alcohol – so why not refine a whisky you already have at home? Experiment with three types of oak and six herbs and spices to give your mix a genuinely personal touch. Then, personalize it with the enclosed labels!

  7. The Oak Barrel Bottle
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    Here’s a unique whiskey gift. In as little as two hours, the Oak Bottle takes average spirits and turns them into expensive-tasting, top-shelf vintages. This all-American oak cask is charred inside to a Level 3 and infuses drinks (and sauces) with charred, oaky flavors and aromas. There’s also an Oak Tumbler for the same effect by the glass.

  9. The Bourbon Bible
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    One of the best gifts to teach them everything they need to know about America’s favorite spirit. Here, you’ll find 100 of the best bourbon whiskeys in the world, from the big-name classics to tiny craft distilleries, with flavor profiles and recommendations. Then there are recipes for 20 classic bourbon cocktails, the history of bourbon, and critical things to know when buying a bottle.

  11. Cocktail Smoking Cloche
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    Infuse your favorite whiskey cocktail (or appetizer or dessert!) with aromatic smoked flavor using this gorgeous smoking cloche. The beautiful dome shape is the ultimate barware for impressing guests and killing it in the cocktail game. And it locks in the smoke for a full-bodied, smoky taste. Now, all you need is the smoking gun attachment, so check it out over here.

  13. Decanter Gift Set
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    This creative Stormtrooper decanter set is excellent for people who love Star Wars. Made of high-quality borosilicate glass (eco-friendly), it’s hard to break and safe to use. It also comes with four stainless steel whiskey stones and ice tongs. Pair it with a great Kentucky bourbon or a set of fine glassware.

  15. A Witty T-Shirt
  16. bourbon-gifts-tshirtFor the witty Bourbon-it in your life, this lightweight classic fit tee comes in multiple colors and both male and female cuts. It’s the perfect drinking t-shirt to ponder life, love, and oaky corn mash.

  17. Woodford Bourbon Cherries
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    With the bitterness of natural gentian root and notes of spice, these sweet cherries have been barrel-aged in Woodford Reserve bourbon barrels. They’re excellent in Old Fashioned or other bourbon cocktails and add fantastic to your mixology arsenal.

  19. Bourbon Steak Dust
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    What is bourbon steak dust, you ask? SIt’steak seasoning features bourbon, smoked salt, and a tasty combo of herbs and spices. It’s perfect for grilling, roasting, or slow-cooking beef and pork and handcrafted in small batches for maximum freshness.

  21. The Big Book of Bourbon Cocktails
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    Lift your spirits and make cocktails that take bourbon to the next level. This is the essential guide to savoring an American classic if you’re a bourbon fan―or an aspiring one. Explore 100 cocktails incorporating flavors from various bourbons, regions, and periods, from a traditional Old Fashioned to a Churchill Downs Crusta.

  23. Barrel-Aged Coffee Beans
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    Specialty Coffee soaked in real Kentucky Bourbon, then roasted to perfection for a delicious infusion of flavors without the alcohol. Intense, full-bodied, with flavor notes of cocoa, honey, and butterscotch. The smooth, velvety finish with low acidity and residual sweetness. The 25-ounce bag comes in a unique, collectible foil-lined cardboard bourbon barrel tube. Makes a special holiday gift.

  25. Wall Decor


    This artwork depicts a glass of whiskey printed on antique dictionary pages from the mid-20th century. Measuring 8 x 10 inches, the piece comes unframed and would look superb in a home bar or man cave. 

  27. Bourbon Lip Balm
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    It’s guys’ night out; you’re tasting a flight of whiskeys when your lips suddenly feel chapped… what do you do? Now you can whiskey your whistle with Bourbon Vanilla Lip Balm perfectly packaged to blend into the hippest surroundings. Here’s an idea – gift one to each of your groomsmen.

  29. Little Bourbon Air Fresheners
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    These world-famous Little Tree air fresheners give the car, home, or office a long-lasting fragrance. This kit includes 12 little bourbon-scented trees. Think barrel-aged American whiskey with notes of spiced vanilla and charred oak, with a smooth tobacco finish.

  31. Whiskey Patent Wall Art
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    These make unique decor for yourself or as an excellent gift for any whiskey connoisseur. Perfect for the bar or man cave! The 6 photo prints are easy to frame or plaque and made on premium grade photo paper, designed to last a lifetime.

  33. Bourbon Decanter Socks
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    Pour yourself a serving of smooth style with these dapper “Rocks Or Neat” socks! The crew socks sit at the calf, and the self-adjusting welt cuff keeps socks from falling as the day goes on. The Y-stitch heel forms a cup around the heel to help reduce pull-down and bunching. 

  35. Bourbon Oak Body Wash
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    For the man who wishes he could bathe in whiskey – here’s a sophisticated blend of distiller’s spice, fine bourbon, and white oak wrapped up in a body wash. It’s the perfect Father’s Day gift – he’ll think, “Oh no, more bath products!” and then be pleasantly surprised. 

  37. Ice Ball Mold
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    These molds are suitable for making “Whiskey Balls” to impress your friends. You get four ice cube molds that are easy to open and pop out perfectly formed ice balls. They’re made of food-grade, BPA-free silicone and are LEAK-PROOF. Now, where did you put the Maker’s Mark?

  39. Bourbon Barrel Aged Maple Syrup 
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    Who knew whiskey gift ideas could extend to pancakes? This Bourbon Maple Syrup isn’t some fake flavor jaunt. This pure organic maple syrup is handcrafted in Dutchess County, New York, and aged in actual barrels to absorb bourbon flavor. Use it in sauces, marinades, vinaigrettes, broths, and cocktails.

  41. Campfire Mug
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    Here’s a campfire mug that will make your whiskey drinker smile. It’s made with enamel so they can toss it in a bag or the car and take it wherever they roam. It’s the perfect gift for any drinker, camper, outdoorsman, or coffee lover. 

  43. Old Fashioned Kit
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    Sometimes, you crave a cocktail on the road, and a good bar is hundreds of miles away. Enter the Old Fashioned cocktail kit in a tin. Each kit includes instructions and top-shelf ingredients to make four Old Fashioned cocktails: bitters, sugar cubes, and a mixing spoon – add straight bourbon whiskey!

  45. Personal Whiskey & Water Decanter
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    Are you getting enough water? Yes? Good. Now, is your whiskey? This “decanter for one” lets you easily add a splash of H20 to your best whiskey. It also looks neat, even if your drink isn’t. When you’re ready to imbibe, pour a finger or two of booze, add a few drops of water, and savor the flavors awakened by the combination. 

  47. Whiskey Notes
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    This is a fab time for whiskey. Craft distillers and established whiskey makers alike are offering spirits that defy convention. Conceived by the proprietors of Kings County Distillery, this handsome set of journals is designed to guide the whiskey enthusiast through a personalized exploration of their favorite bourbons.

  49. Bourbon Soap


    Bourbon soap is a perfect gift for anyone who’s ever enjoyed bourbon, scotch, or Irish whiskey. But it’s also great for people who want great scents, artisan soaps, and fun bath goods. The smells are reminiscent of bourbon – rich, smokey, and slightly sweet.

  51. Bourbon Pie Filling
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    The phrase “easy as pie” is valid for the first and only time. Mix the contents of this jar with butter and eggs, pour it into a crust, and you have yourself an authentic, bourbon-soaked piece of pie heaven! OR the sauce can be served warm over ice cream or poured over baked brie. 

  53. Bourbon Jam
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    Blueberries bursting with flavor are married with pecans, raisins, cinnamon, and a splash of bourbon, creating a jam that will become a bourbon lover’s favorite. Spread it on toast, pancakes, and waffles, or use it as a finishing sauce for pork and poultry.

    What are the best Bourbon gifts for whiskey lovers?

    The best Bourbon gifts for whiskey lovers are those that enhance their tasting experience and celebrate their passion for this distinctive spirit. A set of high-quality, crystal whiskey glasses explicitly designed for savoring Bourbon makes for a classic and sophisticated gift.

    For those interested in the subtleties of flavor, a bourbon-tasting kit, complete with a selection of top-rated bourbons, can provide an enjoyable sampling adventure. A beautifully crafted whiskey decanter set adds a touch of elegance to any whiskey enthusiast’s collection.

    For the enthusiast who appreciates the craft behind the spirit, a book detailing the history and nuances of Bourbon-making offers a deep dive into their favorite drink. Lastly, consider a personalized whiskey barrel, which allows them to age their Bourbon at home, creating a unique and personal whiskey experience.