When you need to get wine gifts for the wine lover in your life, you might stop still in your tracks. Do you go for wine accessories, high-tech wine gifts, or wine-themed gifts? It’s often impossible to know just what they have vs. what they still need when it comes to wine-related items.
There’s no need to fail this wine lover exam. Keep reading for cool and unique wine gift ideas to impress the guy or gal you know who lives and breathes all things wine.
43 Best Wine Gift Ideas
Pop the cork for the sweetest wine gifts outside of the vineyard and make a wine lover happy.
This unique wine purifier stick is one of the most helpful and unexpected wine accessories. The single-use purifier wand can easily remove sulfites and histamines that plague wine lovers with headaches and adverse after-effects from drinking wine. Wine enthusiasts will love this small, inexpensive way to make their obsession with wine even more enjoyable.
Personal Wine Chiller
The wine drinkers you know won’t have to worry about room temperature wine again when you give them this personal wine chiller. The elevated chilling cradle works to keep wine cooler than when just left in an ordinary glass. They’ll appreciate creative wine gifts like the wine chiller to make their wine drinking experience the best it can be.
Electric Wine Opener
The wine snobs in your life might never go back to ordinary corkscrews after you’ve given them this high-end electric wine opener. The set has it all, from a rechargeable opener, aerator, and pourer, along with vacuum stoppers and an LED charging base so the fun never has to stop, wine-wise.
Insulated Wine Tumbler
This great insulated wine tumbler makes a fun birthday or Christmas gift for wine lovers. The stainless steel tumbler has a convenient lid and is a stunning paint swirl design that will be fitting for whatever variety of wine they love most. The tumbler will keep the wine cool and prevent spills so they won’t lose a drop.
This luxury wine decanter will bring a smile to even the hardest-to-impress sommelier wannabe. The design and build of the carafe are made for the art of the swirl, meaning the aeration achieved while swirling wine in the decanter is second to none. Any wine-related gatherings may get a bit more special and a lot more fun with this decanter nearby.
Wine Cork Holder
When you give this personalized wine cork holder to your favorite wine lover, it can easily fit into their entertaining space while keeping the mood light and fun. The metal first name initially works as a gift for him or for her. It holds as many wine corks as they can fill it with and can become an entertaining part of a wine tasting.
Wine Novelty Socks
When you’re out of new gifts for wine lovers, you can always depend on these cool novelty socks. The socks will make an ideal small gift for the wine-drinking buddy or loved one in your life to wear comfortably while sipping on their latest new favorite grape. Once they put their feet up, all can see the words “If you can read this / Bring me some wine.”
Wine Tote Bag
The wine connoisseur you know will be amazed when you give them this awesome wine tote bag. They can safely pack up to two bottles of wine with the included stainless steel wine tumblers for picnics, outings, or their own personally curated wine tasting events with friends. The tote will insulate the wine perfectly, while the bag is easy to carry.
You can put the world’s coolest gift basket together when you include this quirky wine candle. The super-unique candle is handmade in a recycled wine bottle using scents of different varieties of wine. Everything from Zinfandel to Rosé and Champagne are represented and will set the scene for whatever wine they’re in the mood for most.
Wine Freeze Cup Set
The best wine gift ideas solve a problem, like this set of wine freeze cups do. The stemless wine glasses each use cooling gel to keep wine at the perfect serving temperature. They won’t have to worry about slow sips anymore since these glasses will keep their wine at peak deliciousness for the entire length of the party.
Women who love wine will adore these cute wine-themed slippers whenever they’re relaxing at home with their glass of red or white. The fuzzy slippers have a non-slip sole and a funny message for all to see. One slipper reads “Wine Not?” and the other has a set of clinking glasses holding white and red wine to say cheers.
Wine Pairing Book
Wine lovers always appreciate a helpful guide to pairing, which is what they’ll find when they receive this guide on pairing food with wine. Top chefs help take them through different pairings based on things like the season, mood, time of day, and more. Whether pairing food and wine for family or entertaining, this guide will make everything they eat and drink an unforgettable duo.
Beach Wine Tote
Women who consider themselves wine aficionados will flip out with delight when you give them this beach wine tote. The stylish tote bag, while perfect for the beach, harbors an awesome secret—a flap opens up to reveal a spout from inside the bag, which holds and pours up to two bottles of wine. The party might never have a chance to stop at this rate.
Wine Picnic Table
This foldable wine picnic table will make outdoor wine tastings even easier for the wine lover in your life. The bamboo tray can be packed away and opened for a picnic or wine party between friends while providing recessed areas for all the wine glasses and charcuterie they can fit.
Wine Stemware Set
Even the most design-obsessed wine connoisseurs you know will value having these modern wine glasses in their home collection. The modern look and feel of these four glasses will catch the attention of anyone they’re sharing wine with. A thoughtful thank you gift or anytime wine gift, these striking wine glasses will keep working their way through many, many bottles.
Wine Bottle Accessories Gift Set
This handy wine accessories gift set will come to the rescue regularly for the wine guy or gal in your life. The novelty set comes in a wine bottle container and has everything needed, including a bottle opener, wine pourer, and drip collar to keep spills to a minimum. This bottle might become the most important one in their collection.
Wine Bottle Puzzle Game
You can stump even the most diehard fan of wine and puzzles with this wine bottle game. The bottle of wine that they want to try so badly can only be reached once they are able to figure out the puzzle. Only then will the wine gift be released for all to enjoy. It may taste even better because they’ve earned it.
Master Wine Aroma Kit
Expensive wine isn’t the only way to give awesome wine lover gifts…this master wine aroma kit will wow the most ardent wine lover you know. Sommeliers created this unique game, which contains 88 wine aromas from all over the globe. Soon, they’ll learn about all the tasting notes possible, from passion fruit and rose to bread and cut grass.
Novelty Wine Rack
Women who drink wine will particularly go for the novelty of this fun wine rack. The wooden rack is to be mounted on a wall and can hold up to five bottles of wine and four wine glasses. The wine shelf has a cute 3D wine glass design, along with the words “Mama Needs Wine.” She’ll love having all her wine accessories in one hilarious place.
Outdoor Wine Table
You can impress your favorite wine lover with this inventive outdoor wine table for their entertaining needs. The miniature wine table can be stuck into the grass or soil and securely hold two wine glasses, a wine bottle, and a snack or two to enjoy while sipping wine in the fresh air. Drinking wine outdoors might never be the same again.
Cheese & Wine Board
Wine drinkers will love getting this cheese and wine serving board. More than just a cheese set, this compact wooden structure can fit everything needed for the coolest wine party ever. It holds two bottles of wine, two hanging glasses, has an area for small plates or towels, and a large space for all the cheese, charcuterie, and snacks they can muster for their wine celebration.
Funny Wine Stoppers
When you can’t think of anything else the wine lover in your life needs, rest assured they’ll laugh at and use this set of novelty wine stoppers. The five silicone wine stoppers will keep each bottle fresh and drinkable while entertaining with messages like “Wine Not?” and “Wine Me Up.” They’ll be guaranteed a good chuckle with every sip.
Wine Glass Covers
You can make sure the wine lover you know gets the most out of each glass of vino they drink with these helpful wine glass covers. The silicone covers are weighted, so they fit on most wine glasses and let the wine aerate properly while keeping away dust, particles, and bugs when outdoors.
Wine Bottle Cooler
This wine bottle cooler is a new updated way to keep wine chilled for serving or entertaining. The stainless steel insulated bottle doesn’t need ice to keep wine chilled for 12 hours at a time. It can go wherever the wine party goes and travel easily so perfectly chilled wine can always be on the menu.
Decorative Wine Box
This decorative wine box will introduce the fun of drinking boxed wine to anyone scared to start. The colorful wine box dispenser can replace the attractive container that boxed wine comes in while offering the same ease with which to drink. The box is compact and has a small chalkboard sign to announce the wine being served for the day.
Spinning Wine Decanter
This astounding spinning wine decanter will make the ultimate wine gift for your favorite lover of the grape. The intricately designed crystal decanter fits onto the matching base and can spin their wine into perfect aeration. The decanter is a stunning piece for any home bar collection and makes a wine gift they won’t forget anytime soon.
Wine Tasting Journal
This wine tasting journal will help your favorite wine lover remember each sip they take, along with the various flavors, notes, and vintages that leave their indelible mark. The 192-page journal is filled with prompts and ways to record everything from the grape variety to the nose and finish of the wine. They’ll have an invaluable resource for all their wine pursuits.
Mini Wine Fridge
When the wine lover in your life hasn’t yet graduated to owning a wine fridge, get them started with this high-quality mini wine fridge. The compact fridge holds six bottles and has a digital display for adjusting the temperature or showcasing the wine with an LED light. They’ll be sure to impress their wine friends and have easy access to perfectly chilled wine anytime they like.
Wine Slushie Mix
Get the good times rolling for wine enthusiasts with this kit for making wine slushies. They won’t believe their eyes or taste buds when you give them this super fun kit for summertime wine drinks like no other. All they need to do is add wine to the mix and freeze, only to find the tastiest frozen wine treat they’ve ever had.
Wine Lovers Gift Basket
When the wine lover you care about has all the wine they need, you can still melt their heart with this cute wine lover’s gift basket. The set has wine-themed novelty gifts they’ll both love and use, including wine and cheese biscuits and brie for pairing with their favorite grape. There are also products to set the mood, like a wine glass, wine candle, bottle stopper, and more.
Cat Shaped Wine Holder
There’s no rule that says wine gifts can’t be cute, which this cat-shaped wine holder proves well. The metal tabletop wine holder will cradle their favorite bottle of wine while looking as cute as a kitty cat can, right down to the tail that wraps around the bottle for safety. This whimsical piece of wine decor for the home will stand out in the most lovable way.
Wine Chiller Stick
Bring a little wine snobbery into the life of your favorite wine lover with this easy-to-use wine chiller stick. The stick, once refrigerated, can sit in an open bottle of wine and properly cool it off while it allows the wine to aerate. They can clean the stick and use it again and again for all the bottles they want to drink at the right temperature.
Wine Making Kit
Get wine lovers you know into the art of making their own vino with this fun wine making kit. The kit has everything needed to create a unique homemade Cabernet Sauvignon, the likes of which are to be found in Napa Valley. The tools, glass bottle, and clear instructions will guide their way to making one gallon of the most delicious homemade wine.
Electric Wine Opener Gift Set
There are few ways that can change a wine lover’s perspective as much as the first time they use an electric wine opener. This gift set is the ideal way to get them to the next level of wine tech cool. The wine opener comes with an aerator, wine stoppers, and a pairing guide to help take the whole party to the upper echelons of wine knowledge.
Gourmet Gift Box
When your favorite wine friend has all the best vintages there are, you can still make sure they have the best snacks to pair their best wines with by providing this gourmet gift box. The gourmet cheese and cracker gift basket have everything from Camembert, salami, and prosciutto to shortbread, chevre, and mini toasts for the ultimate wine dining experience.
Plonk Wine Mystery Case
There may be no better gift for a wine lover than wine, but you can still keep it interesting by giving this Plonk Wine mystery case as a gift. The collection of unique wine choices ranges from biodynamic reds, whites, and rosés from their impressive collection. The case of 12 will fill the nostrils and delight the senses of any wine lover around.
Wine Bottle Lantern
When wine isn’t enough, you can always impress the wine lover you know with this cool wine bottle lantern for their home or garden. Each lantern is handmade from a recycled wine bottle and is suspended from a chain to add a unique design touch to any gathering. The lantern holds a tea light which can create the perfect mood for wine tasting enjoyment.
Bring out the inner sommelier in your favorite wine man or woman when giving them this gourmet cookbook for wine lovers. From comprehensive information on all types of wine to the best pairings imaginable they can prepare or cook, the book can become an invaluable asset to their wine-loving life.
Floating Wine Glasses
There are few gifts as fun and quirky as these floating wine glasses. The wine lovers in your life can finally have a pool party or day at the beach while enjoying their wine in the water. The sturdy glasses manage to float without spilling and are color-coded on the stem for easy wine glass identification among guests.
Metal Wine Caddy
Wine lovers will be quick to fill up this metal wine caddy with their favorite bottles of red, white, and rosé. The rustic iron wine caddy can hold up to six bottles of wine and is easy to carry whenever they’re headed outdoors for a personal wine tasting of their own.
Wine Saver Preservation System
Wine lovers aren’t always at a party when drinking wine, so they’ll be sure to appreciate this wine saver preservation system. The bottle is the ideal place to keep wine that’s not being drunk and store it in the refrigerator for up to a week. They can easily have a glass a day and not lose one ounce of flavor or complexity.
Spiced Wine Mix
This fun spiced wine mix can improve any wine lover’s beverage. The mulled wine is a tasty combination of warming spices and fruit flavors they can easily add to wine and heat up in the microwave. The end result will be a delicious and unique way for them to enjoy their favorite wine in the colder months or anytime they want a change.
Wine Lover Pajama Pants
No area of any wine enthusiast’s life can’t be wine related, so you might as well get into the sleepwear market with these adorable wine lover pajama pants for women. The wide-legged comfort and fashionable wine glass design will make them the ideal lounger pants for any time she wants to hang out at home in comfort alongside a glass of wine.
Wine Gifts FAQs
Is a Bottle of Wine a Good Gift?
A bottle of wine is known for being one of the most classic gifts around for good reason. Getting a nice bottle of wine is typically seen as a celebration of a relationship, whether family or friendship. The wine is likely to be enjoyed ASAP and you can find great wines for all budgets, especially ones that might personally appeal to the receiver of the gift.
How Do You Impress a Wine Lover?
Wine lovers enjoy gifts that reflect everything to do with the wine they love. From the high-tech wine accessories, glassware, and wine novelty gifts out there, you can also find creative ways to honor their love for wine. Books on wine pairings, cheese serving boards, wine racks, and chillers are all thoughtful ways to show your respect for the art of the grape.
How Much Should You Spend on Wine As a Gift?
Wine gifts generally cost between $50 – $100, but it depends on the financial situation of both the gift giver and receiver. If you know the person you’re buying for won’t drink anything under $30 or you have the means to buy them a $120 bottle of wine when appropriate, you can move forward with that thinking just fine.
What Is a Good Wine for a Thank You Gift?
Chardonnay is known as the most popular white wine out there, so it should make a good impression as a wine gift. Likewise, Cabernet Sauvignon is the most common red wine given as a gift. Popular blends like Pinot Noir, Pinot Grigio, Merlot, Sauvignon Blanc, and Riesling can all make the right kind of splash as a good thank you gift.