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6 Cool Stocking Stuffers!

With so many incredibly fun options available, there’s no reason why the stocking can’t steal the show on Christmas morning.


1.  Some call them nips, some call them travelers, miniatures, or airplane bottles. Whatever term you use to refer to the small, usually 50ml (one serving) bottles of liquor, they are superb stocking stuffers for spirits enthusiasts. Load up their stocking with their favorite —  or introduce them to a new brand — we have over 60 different bottles in store.

2.  Canvas Pocket Flasks. Collapsable and totally cool. For hiking, tailgating, picnic-ing and all other occasions when you want to take a little taste with you.

3.  Artisanal bitters, syrups & tonics. Standard packaging for these must-have items for the home-bartender are perfectly sized for stocking stuffing.

4.  Cup Sake. The Japanese really have packaging down to a science. We love the individual servings offered in adorably-designed glasses, particularly the Akishika glass “Panda” cup.

5.  A single bottle of Christmas beer. We have stacks and stacks of individual, seasonal brews that will say “It’s OK to Pop Open a  Beer on Christmas Morning!”

6. Wine Tools That Work. From the best bottle opener out there (Bottles approved!), to vacuum savers, we have enough accessories to fill a wine-lovers stocking, and then some.

Merry Christmas!



Stocking Stuffers Under $20 at Bottles

Star Wars ice cubes? Rhode Island themed beer mugs? How about an absinthe gift set? Who says grown-ups can’t have fun gifts for Christmas! Check out this list of stocking stuffers for under $20 that will please and amuse folks that enjoy wine, beer, and cocktails.

Stocking Stuffers

Vodka: A Global History by Patricia Herlihy – Learn about the history of vodka in this book with Patricia Herlihy, a Brown University professor and our favorite vodka expert around town!

Star Wars Silicone Ice Trays – Choose from a Death Star, Boba Fett, or Han Solo in Carbonite.

Lucahdor Bottle Openers – A mini wrestler applying a famous lock hold on your beer bottle!

Absinthe spoons, glass, and sugar cubes – All the accessories you’ll need to enjoy Absinthe the traditional way.

Wine Monkey – Heading to a get-together? Slip a Wine Monkey onto your bottle of Bordeaux and you’re covered.

Mystery Nips – A variety of liquor nips – it’s a surprise what’s in each box!

Wine Aerating Pour Spout – An aerating spout that draws oxygen into the wine, bringing our its full flavor.

Greeting from Rhode Island Beer Mug – A hefty beer mug etched with our very own ‘Greetings from Rhode Island’ design.

What Cheer Metal Flask – Original design by Bottles, and hand-engraved by our master engraver

Dapper ’Staches Drink Markers – Keep your party classy and your drinks distinguished. Simply apply one to your glass.

The Bottles Team