Updated: March 15, 2019
Everybody loves a good glass of wine every once in a while, whether it’s for a fancy dinner, a party or simply a cozy night in. On top of that, doctors say pairing a glass of wine at dinner is a healthy habit too. But we all know at least one person that will wow us with an impressive collection of Cabernets, Merlots and Sauvignons every time they invite us for a house party. Finding a good bottle of wine that they can add to their collection can sometimes be hard, but adding an unexpected wine accessory on the side is guaranteed to make their day. Below are some ideas to surprise the connoisseurs:
1. Merlot Infused Coffee
Deciding on whether to have another glass of wine or a coffee after a meal can sometimes be harder than you would expect, but now you can enjoy both in one drink. Bring your wine lover a pack of 100% Arabica coffee beans aged in oak wine barrels. The subtle hints of red berry, currant and blackberry flavor compliment the coffee and wine combination. The coffee is medium roasted and contains no alcohol, so they can enjoy it in the morning and drive safe to work afterwards.
2. Wine Bottle Glass
Because there are moments where one glass one wine just won’t do it, surprise them with a 750ml glass-bottle they can fill up with their chosen wine assortment. The fun ”Finally! A wine glass that suits my needs” message is sure to put a smile on their face. But be careful, while we support weird gifts and gifts, make sure everybody enjoys this responsibly.
3. A Date with Wine
A clever gift for somebody who hates wasting good wine. The stopper helps keep track of the date the bottle was opened, by being equipped with twistable date rings to record the month and day the bottle was opened. The bottle stopper is made of stainless steel and silicone and is sure to put an end to the “Can we still drink this?” argument.
4. Wine Cooler
Wondering what could make a grape nut who has everything happy? This intriguing wine cooler that doubles as a modern décor piece is sure to surprise them. The cooler is handcrafted, made out of lightweight concrete, with geometric designs. Combining two or more containers will create a unique design for a wine storage shelve. It comes in 5 color options, to suit any taste. After it’s been taken out of the freezer, the container keeps the bottle chill for a long period of time, due to its material and mass.
5. The Essential Guide to Wine
Wine enthusiasts will love this book filled with tips that will turn them into a true wine connoisseur. Filled with interesting infographics, tips and stories, this makes for the perfect coffee table book. The book contains an elaborate guide for pairing wine and food, detailed maps of famous and under-the-radar wine regions and a lot of other useful information.