When in doubt, everyone appreciates a bottle of booze. From classy bubbles to trendy newcomers, what’s making our liquid gift list this year.
1. Highland Park 18 Year Old is pulling a George Clooney: No tricks, no flashy packaging, just the same old classic everyone wants a taste of. $100, www.highlandpark.co.uk
2. The more bubbly the better this time of year. Moet & Chandon’s Twinkle Box isn’t just a cute hostess gift, it stays chilly for up to two hours so no one is scrambling for ice buckets.
3. Patron partnered up with fashion designer John Varvatos for this limited-edition bottle, complete with a tunable guitar bottle stopper. $53, www.patronspirits.com
4. For the absolute girliest drinkers on your list, Timbaland’s new sparkling liqueur, LeSutra, blends vodka with sparkling white wine and is available in peach, grape, blueberry and strawberry flavors. $25, www.drinklesutra.com
5.A ribbon will do the trick, but we love how Restoration Hardware’s faux fur wine bag dresses up a bottle. $12, www.restorationhardware.com