Buzz-worthy gifts for the beer drinker
For the guy (or gal) who loves beer, give a gift that taps into that passion. These fun beer-related gifts are sure to please any beer drinker on your holiday gift list.
The Red Cup Beer Koozie
It’s hard to keep beers cold on a hot summer day. At most you have about ten minutes until your ice cold refreshment turns to warm bubbles. This Koozie is guaranteed so your hands don’t turn into icicles and your beer stays cool for hours! (Amazon, $8)
This ultimate gift is perfect for those tailgates and camping trips. The belt holds up to six beers so your beer lover never has to reach into a cooler again! The camouflage pattern gives the beers a more manly, rustic look and is sure to complete any outfit. The Beer Belt is sure to leave him always reaching for more. (Amazon, $15)
Any beer lover will appreciate a monthly delivery of freshly bottled microbrews. You can choose a beer-of-the-month subscription (beergifts.com, $110 and up) for three, six, nine or 12 months. Each month, the club member will receive four different microbrews — three of each for a total of 12 beers. The selections come with a monthly newsletter that features beer-tasting notes, food pairings and other beer info.
Craft beer brewing kit
With a Craft a Brew starter kit (Craft a Brew, $45 and up), anyone can make their own brew. The beer lover will love turning the kitchen into a mini brewery. Each craft beer brewing kit includes a Guide to Craft Brewing, the extracts, grains, hops, yeasts, spices and everything else needed to get started. The brew lover will be brewmaster before you know it — or at least have fun trying.
The Krups B100 BeerTender (Amazon, $120) is perfect for parties. Designed to dispense Heineken, Heineken Premium Light and Newcastle Brown Ale, the BeerTender features a LED temperature indicator that signals when the beer reaches its optimal serving temperature. The BeerTender design is sleek and stylish, and it features a removable tap, stainless steel drip tray and five draught tubes.
The beer lover will always be ready to draw up a cold beer with this leather holster. This fun gift will keep a beer and a bottle opener right by your side. This rugged leather holster fits a 12-ounce bottle and can be personalized with up to three initials. If you're looking for a fun, affordable holiday gift for the beer lover on your list, this beer holster with bottle opener (Amazon, $20) is the answer.