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17 Great Gifts Under $50 for the Mixologist

It doesn’t take much to make a better cocktail — and to make the drinker in your life very happy indeed.


Editor’s Note: The stockings are hung by the chimney with care — now what the hell are you gonna put in there? Ah, stocking stuffers. The little things: extras, last-minute goodies, the old standbys. There’s an endless supply of stocking-size gifts under $50, and picking up the right ones can be a little daunting. Lucky for you, we’ve gathered the best affordable gifts around to please anyone on your list. Need more ideas? Check out all of our Stocking Stuffer Guides.


Dutch’s Colonial Cocktail Bitters
Because you need a break from Angostura bitters. $28

Isola 4-in-1 Bar Tool
Because you always misplace at least one bar tool. $30

Corkcicle Arctican
Because a koozie won’t cut it. $20

Belmont 14k Gold Plated Flask
Because some flasks don’t need to be discreet. $45

Scotch Glasses
Because Scotch is meant to be enjoyed in a Glencairn. $24

Homemade Gin Kit
Because you’re allowed to be particular about your gin. $40

Bodega 12-Bottle Wine Rack
Because everyone needs at least a case of wine at their disposal. $50

Wells Decanter
Because no one wants a peeling label staring at them while they drink. $40

Orb Copper Shaker
Because a shaker is the easiest way to elevate a drink. $25

Eagle Rare 10 Year Old Bourbon
Because award-winning, 10-year-old bourbons don’t have to break the bank. $40

Hendrick’s Gin
Because no one’s ever refused a G&T made with Hendrick’s. $40

Karlsson’s Gold Vodka
Because not every vodka should be flavorless. $35

Avion Silver
Because some parties demand tequila. $46

Glenmorangie The Original 10-Year Old
Because every bar needs at least one dependable, accessible, inexpensive Scotch on hand. $30

Westmark 3 in 1 Bottle Opener and Sealer
Because sometimes you don’t want to finish what you started. $10

Japanese Stainless Steel Ice Bucket
Because you can’t knock back a cold one without ice. $39

The Complete Guide to Homebrewing
Because brewing beer is easier than you’d think. $15

The Gear Patrol Magazine
Because Issue #1 features renowned climber Conrad Anker, the world’s best American rodeo bullfighter, heli-skiing in the Selkirks — and a recipe for the best winter cocktail you’ve ever had. $20

877 Workshop × Gear Patrol Leather & Rope Keychains
Because his portable bottle opener needs somewhere to live. $28

DSPTCH × Gear Patrol Gym/Work Bag
Because working off those craft beers is gonna take some time at the gym. $185
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