Cheers to love! 10 unique alcohol gifts for a memorable Valentine’s Day

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With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, the scramble to find that perfect gift is all too real.

Whether you’re cosied up with a long-time partner, navigating the excitement of a new love, or just want to share some good vibes with a platonic pal, nailing the right gift is a must.

So, let’s cut the fluff and dive into the world of Valentine’s alcohol gifts that don’t just stand the test of time, but also reflect your thoughtful touch. Cheers to love and good choices!

Please remember to drink responsibly. If you or someone you know needs help, please call the National Alcohol and Other Drug hotline on 1800 250 015 or call Lifeline on 13 11 14.

10 of the best alcohol gifts to buy for Valentine’s Day in Australia 2024

Tommy's Margarita


Tequila Tromba Tommy’s margarita

from $40.50 at Curatif

Experience the legendary Tommy’s margarita, a cocktail with a rich history originating from the iconic Tommy’s Mexican restaurant in San Francisco. Crafted by an expert tequila visionary, this drink features Tequila Tromba, a top-notch highland tequila, resulting in a balanced and delicious cocktail that has become a favourite in modern mixology.

“My favourite cocktail in a convenient can! It’s amazing,” said a reviewer. “Wouldn’t bother making my own when it’s all here for me! Definitely not a lightweight variety of some of the other readymade options out there.”

Key features:

  • 100% agave tequila
  • Fast and free shipping
  • Top-quality, world-class cocktail
  • Sustainable

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Meat Wine Co Dinner


Valentine’s Day dinner with wine

$180 at The Meat & Wine Co

Valentine’s Day is the perfect occasion to indulge in a romantic meal, with your favourite beverage in hand. The Meat & Wine Co has an exclusive set menu this Valentine’s Day, available across various locations. You’ll even be greeted with a choice of a rose and lychee spritz, or a pomegranate margarita cocktail upon arrival!

Key features:

  • Available in Canberra, Adelaide, Melbourne, Sydney and Perth
  • Delicious set menu
  • Complimentary welcome cocktails
Beefeater Pink Gin Gift Pack


Beefeater pink gin England London dry with balloon glass gift pack

$59 (usually $64.99) at Secret Bottle

Indulge in the refreshing fusion of tradition and modernity with Beefeater Pink Gin, a delightful strawberry-infused creation perfect for sipping as a slushy or spritz. Crafted using the original Beefeater United Kingdom Dry recipe and enhanced with natural strawberry flavouring, this gin offers a vibrant and delicious twist on the quintessential UK dry gin.

“Hard to find in Australia,” wrote a five-star reviewer. “Tried the Pink Gin and Blood Orange whilst visiting my son in NZ. Wow is all I can say. Tried purchasing here in SA but unfortunately not in any shops. Luckily I found Secret Bottle online. So happy with my purchases of both Gins. Great service. No issues at all. Will definitely purchase again.”

Key features:

  • Strawberry infusion
  • London distillation
  • Crafted with fine botanicals
  • Soft, fruity flavour
Aussie Red Wine Trio


Aussie red wine trio

$89 at Craft Cartel

Discover three smooth, easy drinking Aussie red wines produced by wineries off the beaten track. You’ll find an Elephant in the Room Cabernet Sauvignon, a Bare Winemakers Limestone Coast Pinot Noir 2022 and a Hope Estate Grown Shiraz, NSW.

Key features:

  • Comes with tasting notes
  • Includes a personalised gift card (optional)

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Valentines Dozen Brews


Valentine’s dozen brews

$89.99 at Brewquets

If you’re struggling to find the perfect gift, you’re in luck because this Valentine’s themed beer pack is the beer equivalent of a dozen roses…except tastier! It includes a new selection of beers for 2024, with 12 amazing picks from some of the best breweries.

“Purchased the Valentine’s Dozen for my partner,” shared a five-star reviewer. “He had absolutely no idea what it could be and when he opened it a huge smile filled his face. He was that stoked with it he took a picture of it and shared it on social media straight away. If you’re stuck with what to get your man for man I’d highly recommend this.”

Key features:

  • Standard or express delivery
  • Presented with a satin ribbon
  • Free gift card with message

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Australian Gin Tasting Set


White Possum Australian gin tasting set

$139 at Hardtofind

This curated collection includes 12 30ml samples of gins from every corner of Australia, from established favourites to undiscovered gems. Packaged in a sleek matte presentation box adorned with timeless graphics by William Morris, it’s the perfect gift or indulgence for a night-in, camping trip or a spontaneous celebration with your Valentine.

Key features:

  • Free shipping in Australia
  • Hand packed neatly into a sleek matte presentation box
  • Comes with a tasting booklet with detailed information about each gin
  • Express shipping available for an extra $15

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Etota Bittersweet Spritz 24 Case


Bittersweet Spritz 24 case

$150 (usually $180) at Etota

Shopping for a non-drinker who misses the taste of their favourite spritz? Etota’s premium Bittersweet Spritz is crafted from a non-alcoholic flavour-rich combo of 15 ingredients macerated and distilled for 96+ hours. Each drink has a sharp tang from the ingredients gentian and schisandra, a restrained sweetness from grape juice and strawberry, and a dreamy depth from beetroot.

Key features:

  • Non-alcoholic
  • Australian made
  • Vegan and gluten free
  • No artificial colours or flavours
Valentine's Long Stem Brews


Valentine’s long stem brews

$69.99 at Brewquets

This thoughtful gift box puts a unique spin on the traditional long stem rose, offering four different brews in a stylishly presented premium black ribbed box. Guaranteed to delight with tasty treats, this gift is a sure-fire way to make Valentine’s Day special.

“I ordered a long stem brew for my husband and he loved it,” wrote a reviewer. “Delivery was excellent and the presentation of the gift was beautiful. I’m a very happy customer and would recommend this company to all. Thanks for making Valentines a great one.”

Key features:

  • Contains four beers from top Australian breweries
  • Enjoy gourmet nuts, jelly beans and Pringles chips to complement the beer
  • Free gift card and message
  • Standard and express delivery options

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Curatif Spicy Margarita


Spicy Margarita

from $40.50 at Curatif

Embrace the bold and spicy with Curatif’s Spicy Margarita. From the creators of the world’s most awarded Margarita, this thrilling concoction features authentic fresh lime juice and inimitably balanced, grassy tequila, accompanied by the rapid and exciting spice of Ghost Pepper extract.

Key features:

  • Award-winning heritage
  • Unique pepper blend
  • Fast and free shipping
  • Top-quality, world-class cocktail
  • Sustainable
Salt & Pepper Tumbler Set


salt&pepper Bond Harding decanter and tumbler set

$119.95 at Myer

Indulge in life’s pleasures with the exquisite five-piece tumbler Set from salt&pepper. This elegant pressed glass ensemble comprises a 900ml decanter and four 290ml tumblers, each adorned with a captivating pattern to infuse a timeless charm into your preferred drink.

“Excellent quality decanter and whisky glasses,” said a five-star reviewer. “Perfect for a gift or an addition to your home bar.”

Key features:

  • Dishwasher safe
  • Great for whisky lovers
  • Complements any space

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What alcohol should you buy for Valentine’s Day?

Choosing the right alcohol gift for Valentine’s Day depends on your personal preferences and the atmosphere you want to create. For a classic touch, opt for a bottle of wine, whether it’s a rich red, a crisp white, or a sparkling option like Prosecco or Champagne. If you’re planning a cosy night in, consider a wine that pairs well with your chosen meal or dessert.

For a more adventurous and personalised approach, explore the world of cocktails. Select a high-quality spirit that aligns with your partner’s taste, whether it’s a smooth whisky, a vibrant gin, or a versatile vodka. You can then craft signature cocktails or try your hand at a classic romantic drink.

Better yet, why not find a specialised gift basket or hamper that complements your chosen alcohol? Many retailers offer curated sets with not only the spirit of your choice, but also accompanying treats like chocolates, premium glassware, or cocktail-making accessories.

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