There’s something about a cold winter night that makes us want to pour a bit of the good stuff and relax by a fire. We’re guessing there’s someone on your list who feels the same way. While you could always get them a nice bottle, we’d recommend something a bit more unique, something like one of the items below.
A man can’t drink whiskey all day. For the times when it isn’t appropriate to take a swig, these toothpicks will allow him to still enjoy that rich, spicy whiskey taste. Oh, and they’ll clean his teeth.$7
So much dissecting of whiskey happens when you smell it. To help develop nostril powers, consider giving a copy of The Essential Scratch & Sniff Guide to Becoming a Whiskey Know-It-All. They can scratch their way to understanding notes of sandalwood, grass, and more.$14
The small cubes from the freezer are not a whiskey’s friend. They melt fast and water down any prized hooch. A better alternative is this Ice Ball Maker, which crafts a 55mm ball of ice perfect for a single rocks glass.$160
Whiskey rocks can’t replace ice in terms of chilling some scotch, but they can make for one cool-looking pour. And none look cooler than these Geometric Drink Rocks.$35
The is the glass a true aficionado would use. Designed to accentuate the aroma of the scotch in it, the Glencairn Whisky Glass won the 2006 Queen’s Award for innovation.$23