‘Tis the season for sipping and sharing
Our Holiday Gift Guide has something for every type of wine drinker on your list. Whether shopping for the romantic, the collector, or someone who simply loves good wine, we’ve got the gifting inspiration you need to spread the holiday cheer(s) this season.
If anyone knows the ins and outs of Burgundy, it’s our co-founder and in-house Master Sommelier, Dustin Wilson. For the perfect Master Sommelier inspired gift, look no further than Dustin’s favorite bottles of Burg.
a bottle of burgundy
For the Romantic
Wine lovers of all ages, knowledge levels, and palate preferences unanimously agree: when it comes to global wine regions, Burgundy is the holy grail. Known for its prestigious crus, countless lieux-dits, and insane ability to reflect terroir, it’s no surprise that Burgundy is regarded a wine lover’s mecca. For lovers of French wine, the classics, and all things terroir, Burgundy is a no-brainer.
Looking to sip in style? Jermaine Stone’s got the right idea. Whether chatting wine and hip hop on his podcast or simply sipping at home, Stone swears by Zalto glassware.
The Universal Wine glass
Everyone needs a solid set of stemware. That’s why the Zalto Universal Glass makes the perfect gift for everyone on your list. The glasses’ mouth-blown bowls and paper-thin stems bring out the best that a glass of wine has to offer, elevating everyday drinking sessions from casual to luxury in no time. Still not sure what to get that finicky person on your list? Zaltos are your answer.
MEET THE LADIES OF WINE EMPOWERED
Searching for the gift that keeps on giving? The ladies at Wine Empowered have your back.
Wine Empowered Tote + Wine
For the Conscious Consumer
Holiday gifting should encompass more than just presents. That’s why we can’t get enough of what the ladies over at Wine Empowered are doing. We’ve joined forces with Wine Empowered, a non-profit educational organization that provides tuition-free wine classes to women and minorities in the hospitality industry, to create this delicious and socially conscious gift.
With this bundle, you’ll receive two bottles of wine made by fiercely talented women (Foradori Dolomiti IGT Teroldego & A Tribute to Grace Grenache) and a Wine Empowered tote, with 30% of your purchase donated towards Wine Empowered’s cause. Now that’s what we call holiday spirit!
Not sure which bottle to gift the perfectionist on your list? Our President & COO believes that Barolo is one of the most versatile wine gifts out there-- and we couldn’t agree more.
For Those Who Enjoy the Long Way Home
Considered the crown jewel of Piedmont, Barolo is home to some of the most elegant and sophisticated bottles of red on the market. Produced exclusively from the Nebbiolo grape, Barolo wines are regarded for their high-acid, gritty tannins, and crazy ability to age in the cellar, as well as their extreme versatile on the table. Whether laying down for the long-haul or popping with pasta for Sunday Supper, Barolo covers all of your holiday gift-giving bases.
Zach & Jen Pelka
Verve Wine & The Pelkas have a lot in common. Like us, Zach & Jen split their time between SF & NYC (The Riddler), love delicious bubbles, and believe terroir-driven Champagne is one of the best go-to gifts for the holidays.
For the One Who Celebrates the Little Things
Nothing screams holiday festivity like a bottle of Champagne. Located in northeastern France, the region’s extreme temperatures and signature chalky soils lead to some of the most sought-after sparkles on the market. For a pleasant present that pops, look no further than these bottles of festive fizz.