Gin has become a popular drink in recent years and it's not hard to see why. With its wide range of flavours, aromas and ingredients, gin offers a versatility that other spirits just can't match. And with that versatility comes a wide range of gin gift sets available for purchase. But with so many options, it can be overwhelming to choose the perfect one for your friend or loved one. That's why we've put together this guide to help you find the perfect gin gift set.
In this guide, you’ll find everything you need to know to choose the right gin gift:
- Consider Personal Taste
- Consider the Quality
- Consider the Packaging
- Consider The Price
- Consider The Size of The Gin
- Consider The Occasion
Personal Taste - What kind of Gin will they like?
The first thing you should consider when choosing a gin gift set is the recipient's personal taste. Are they a fan of classic gin and tonics, or do they prefer more complex flavours? If they prefer classic gin and tonics, a gin gift set that includes a good quality gin and a few tonic waters might be the best option. If they prefer more complex gin, then a gin with a unique signature botanical may be the way to go.
Quality - Unique Handcrafted Gin or Gin produced in volume?
Another important factor to consider is the quality of the gin and mixers included in the set. It's important to choose a gin that's made with high-quality ingredients, as this will ensure that the recipient will have a great tasting experience.
Presentation & Packaging - Can you customise your gift?
Once you've decided on the type of gin and mixers to include in the set, you should consider the presentation of the gift. A beautifully packaged gin gift set can add a special touch to the gift, making it even more memorable. Some sets also include additional items such as coasters, nibbles or even cocktail recipes, making them the perfect gift for the gin connoisseur in your life.
Cost of the Gift - what is your budget?
Additionally, it's important to consider the price of the gin gift set. Gin can range in price from relatively affordable to high-end, so it's important to choose a set that fits within your budget. However, keep in mind that you get what you pay for, so splurging on a higher-end set may be worth it if you want to give a truly special gift.
Size of the Gin - How much do they normally drink?
Another aspect to keep in mind is the size of the gift set. Some sets come in smaller, miniature gin bottles, while others come in larger, full-sized bottles. Consider the recipient's drinking habits and preferences, as well as the occasion for the gift, when deciding on the size of the set.
What is the occasion - can you personalise your gift?
Finally, consider the occasion for the gift. Is it a birthday, Christmas, or just a thoughtful gesture to show appreciation? Knowing the occasion will help you choose the right type of gin gift set and add a personal touch to the gift.
Now you are ready to find the perfect Gin Gift Set!
Finding the perfect gin gift set requires a bit of consideration and thoughtfulness. But with the right information, you'll be able to choose a set that fits the recipient's personal taste, budget, and occasion. Whether you're looking for a classic gin and tonic set or a more complex set for the gin connoisseur, there's sure to be a gin gift set that's just right for you.
Gin Gift Ideas from Tayport Distillery
Tayport Distillery offers gin gift sets which include locally sourced gifts and are customisable to your budgets and taste and you can even include a personalised message. It’s as easy as 1, 2, 3 . . .
1. Pick an Award Winning Gin:
Wild Rose Gin - made in a London Dry style, offers a tantalising aroma of juniper and evergreen on the nose, balanced by the zesty scent of lemon peel.
Scots Pine Gin - beautifully aromatic spirit, with strong juniper and pine notes on the nose. The pine needles are foraged by hand from the forests of Scotland, giving the gin a truly local and authentic character.
2. Customise your box with extra gifts
Chocolate Bars and Hot Chocolate from The Chocolate Tree located in East Lothian, Scotland. They purchase organic agro-forested cacao from farms in South and Central America and work both from cacao beans and from cacao liquor to create two different ranges of premium organic craft chocolate bars.
Shortbread Biscuits or Harissa & Cumin Cheese biscuits from the Island Bakery based on the Isle of Mull. Their mission is to make biscuits that taste brilliant and are organic!
Coffee from Modern Standard Coffee based in a state of the art roastery in Glenrothes, Fife. By keeping the supply chain as short as possible, they work with the World’s leading farmers and source, roast and pack to offer transparent specialty coffees.
Spirit Mixers from Franklin & Sons, established in 1886, and produced in Rickmansworth, England, their goal is to combine the finest natural ingredients to create innovative and pioneering drinks.
3. Write your personalised message
Gin Box Delivered! It’s that easy!