Sometimes choosing gifts for people can be a big headache – but not if the person is a beer drinker, because the selection of beer-related gifts available is almost mind-boggling.
To help, we’ve compiled a list of suitable gifts that anyone who likes beer is sure to love – so if you’re looking for a beer-themed idea for a birthday, wedding, Christmas or any other event, here’s a selection of the 35 best beer gifts so you’ll have somewhere to start looking
1. StowCo Small Portable Cooler Bag
Nobody enjoys drinking warm beer, so when you’re outside, whether it’s on the beach, in the woods camping or anywhere else, you need a way to keep your cans cold. That’s where this stylish cooler bag comes in because it keeps your brews chilled for hours, allowing you to drink delicious beer whenever you want. And the best thing? It’s discreet and doesn’t look like a beer cooler at all, so nobody will be able to guess you’re carrying a bag of booze!
2. Beer Bottle Cooler BLUE STEEL
Sometimes, you might not need to carry around a whole bag of beer, but on a hot day, you’ll still need a way to keep your brew cold while you drink it. This beer bottle cooler is a stylish solution to the age-old problem of warm beer – you simply slip your bottle inside and it will keep it cold for hours, allowing you to sip as slowly as you like. It also comes in an attractive gift box with several bonus beer accessories, making this a perfect gift for the beer-lover in your life.
3. Mealivos Wooden Bottle Caddy
Perhaps the best beer gift for a beer lover is…beer. But if you want something that will make it look more appealing when they unwrap it, this six-pack caddie could be just the thing. It’s made of polished wood and fits either standard bottles or cans. It even has a handy bottle opener on the side, and it’s the perfect solution for transporting beer – making it another perfect idea for a present.
4. Beer-infused Hot Sauce Variety 3-pack
Beer is best enjoyed with a good meal, and what better way to spice things up than a set of fiery condiments made that use beer as an ingredient? The pack includes an Asian sriracha sauce, a garlic serrano sauce and a roasty chipotle sauce, all beautifully presented in an attractive gift box. If you know someone who loves chili as much as they love beer, you’ll be hard pushed to find a more perfect gift than this.
5. Spiegelau Craft Beer Tasting Kit Glasses
Anyone who is serious about beer needs the proper glassware for drinking, and this set of craft beer tasting glasses solves that problem. Beer glasses are designed to accentuate the characteristics of different styles, so using the right vessel for the right brew is essential. Using these glasses will allow you to pick out subtle flavors and aromas you might otherwise have missed, and after trying them, it will be impossible to go back to drinking from a standard generic version. An essential addition to any beer aficionado’s collection of drinking paraphernalia and a gift that’s guaranteed to be a big success.
6. Mr. Beer Complete Beer Making 2 Gallon Starter Kit
Every beer lover dreams of creating his or her own brew, and this starter kit is designed to make that happen. It contains everything you need to get started brewing your own two-gallon batches, and if you’re the one who gives this gift, you’re sure to be invited over to taste the result too!
7. If You Can Read This Bring Me Novelty Socks
If you’re looking for an inexpensive gift that will make a beer drinker smile, this pair of novelty socks could be the perfect idea. Not every gift needs to be Earth-shattering, and if you want to make it more interesting, why not put them in a box with a few cans of their favorite brew? A simple idea, but one that’s sure to be well received!
8. USA Beer Cap Map
Here’s a fun decorative idea for anyone who loves a cold brew – a wooden map of the US that you can complete by filling the holes with caps from beers you’ve sampled. It’s available in either cherry wood or maple wood – and there’s also an extra-large maple version, so you can choose whichever one you think they will like most.
For craft beer fans, a trusty growler is an essential piece of kit. With one of these, you can go to your local craft brewery and have them fill it up, and it will keep the beer in perfect condition for at least a week. It’s also ideal for taking to parties or on picnics, and with the dispenser system, it pours just like draft beer in a bar. Without any doubt, something anyone who likes beer will be pleased to own.
10. Unlabeled – The Blind Beer Tasting Board Game
Drinking beer is enjoyable enough as it is, but to make it even more fun, why not turn it into a game? With Unlabeled, you’ll have the chance to sample new beers while showing off your tasting skills and proving once and for all who is the most accomplished connoisseur among your beer buddies. A challenging game for those who really know their brews and a perfect gift for any self-proclaimed beer snobs you know.
11. SipCaddy Bath & Shower Portable Cupholder Caddy for Beer & Wine
At the end of a tough shift at work, is there anything better than a long, hot, luxuriant soak in the bath? As it happens, yes, there is – a long, hot, luxuriant soak in the bath with a beer. But to do it without the risk of your beer taking a tumble into the water, you need somewhere safe to keep it, and this cupholder is designed to solve that problem. It attaches firmly to the wall, giving you somewhere secure to place your beer, allowing you to concentrate fully on washing away all the stresses of the day.
12. Personalized Barware Crate
For those who enjoy entertaining, being able to serve beer in personalized barware has an undeniable appeal, and if you know someone who is likely to appreciate owning a set of beer glasses embossed with their name, then this is the gift idea you’ve been searching for. The pack also includes a personalized bottle opener, a selection of beer mats and an assortment of bar snacks, allowing the recipient to receive guests in style.
13. Brew Candy
A fun gift for any beer buff, this pack contains three different types of beer-inspired candy – hoppy IPA flavor, roasty stout flavor and honey ale. They’re gluten-free and are made in the USA using only the highest-quality ingredients, making them a tasty gift that’s sure to meet with the receiver’s approval.
14. Beer Chiller Sticks for Bottles with Reusable Ice Cubes Set
If you know a beer drinker who is also a fan of gadgets, this pack of chiller sticks and reusable ice cubes is sure to be a big hit. These accessories are designed to keep beers and whiskeys cold, but without all the downsides associated with ice – like the fact that ice melts! They’re made of food-grade stainless steel that’s completely inert and tasteless, and everything comes packaged in a stylish and attractive gift box, making this a present that’s suitable for any occasion.
15. Fizzics FZ403 DraftPour Beer Dispenser
Draft beer always tastes better than the stuff that comes in bottles or cans, but the problem is, not everyone can afford to install a full-on kegerator in their home. However, there is a solution, and it comes in the form of this Fizzics DraftPour beer dispenser – you just place any can or bottle inside it and pour it out of the tap just like draft. The results are highly impressive, making this an essential item for anyone who wants to drink beer that tastes just like a brew from their favorite bar in the comfort of their own home.
16. GreatGadgets Classic Beer Holster
To make sure you always have a beer at hand, whether you’re grilling, doing jobs around the house or anything else, wearing a beer holster will give you somewhere convenient to keep your can or bottle. That way, as soon as you get thirsty, your beer is only one quick draw away from your lips. The ideal gift for beer-loving wannabe cowboys – and a whole lot safer than a loaded gun!
17. BenShot Pint Glass with Real Golf Ball
Beer goes with golf and golf goes with beer like they were made for each other – and if you know someone who loves both, this could be the perfect gift. It’s a pint glass with a genuine golf ball embedded in the side, always reminding the drinker of their favorite sport every time they take a sip. Also available with a bullet instead of a ball for those who prefer guns to golf.
18. BrüMate HOPSULATOR TRíO 3-in-1 Stainless Steel Insulated Can Cooler
Here’s a great solution for keeping beers cold for longer, even on the hottest of days. This beer cooler is designed to hold any regular 12oz or 16oz cans, allowing you to take as much time as you need to sip at your leisure. It also doubles up as a tumbler and can keep drinks hot as well as cold, making it a useful and practical item that any beer drinker will love to own.
19. Funny Drinking Buddies Beer Games Party T-Shirt
If all else fails, and you don’t know what else to give, t-shirts have always been reliable gifts, and they always will be. This humorous beer-drinker’s t-shirt is sure to get a laugh, and they’ll always think of you when they wear it. A classic gift idea that can hardly fail.
20. Science of Beer Glassware
If you want to give someone a beer glass as a gift, there are thousands of designs you can choose from. However, we thought this one deserved a place on our list because it’s highly unusual. On the sides, you can read all about the science behind what makes beer smell and taste the way it does, something that’s sure to be a fascinating topic of conversation for whoever’s drinking from it.
21. SPT BD-0538 Mini Kegerator & Dispenser
Pretty much anyone who likes beer dreams of having their own beer tap at home, but the fact is, kegerators are not a practical option for everybody. However, you can still enjoy being able to pour pints of cold draft beer at home with a mini kegerator like this one. It’s small enough to sit on a countertop and works with special reduced-sized kegs, so if you don’t have the space or the budget for the full setup, this is probably the next best thing.
22. Year of Good Beer Page-A-Day Calendar 2021
We might not be able to drink beer every day, but we can certainly think about it that often. And for those who spend all their time when they’re not drinking beer dreaming about the next beers they want to try, this calendar could be just the thing. For each day of the year, it gives you suggestions, tasting notes, facts and trivia, meaning that every day, you’ll be able to learn something new about your favorite drink.
23. Goplus Beer Tower Dispenser 3L Cold Draft Beer Tower Beverage Dispenser
Beer is best enjoyed in company, and to make drinking it more of a social event, you can serve it in a beer tower like this one. However, this is no normal beer tower because this one also features multicolored LEDs that will add an extra layer of atmosphere to your event. This tower would make a great idea for a gift – especially if you get invited to the parties the recipient throws with it!
24. Dumbbell Beer Glasses
Go to the gym or go to the bar? Sometimes, it can be a tough decision to make, but with these dumbbell beer glasses, you’ll no longer have to choose because you’ll be able to exercise while you’re drinking. Ok, maybe that’s a poor excuse to skip a workout for extra drinking time. But a poor excuse is better than no excuse at all!
25. ZGZD Vintage Wall Mounted Wooden Bottle Opener with Cap Catcher
Some people just enjoy a cold beer from time to time, but others take things to another level by setting up a bar in their own home. And if you need a gift idea for the latter kind of person, this could be just what you’re looking for. It’s a vintage-style wall bottle opener that catches the tops as you pop them. Practical and classy, this is a gift that’s sure to be well received.
26. Can Holder Drinker Hat Cap with Straw for Beer and Soda
A classic beer-drinker’s gift, the drinking cap has been around for years. But that doesn’t make it any less fun, so if you’re searching for a gift idea that’s guaranteed to entertain people, you don’t need to look any further than this.
27. These Cards Will Get You Drunk – Fun Adult Drinking Game for Parties
There’s nothing big or clever about getting drunk. But drinking games are undeniably fun, and for anyone who enjoys playing them, this card game is sure to prove extremely popular. It’s simple to play and includes 100 hilarious cards that are sure to have everyone on the floor…laughing!
28. Funny Beer Decor-10” x 8″ Bar Sign
No home bar, mancave or games room is complete without the obligatory funny beer signs – and if you know someone who hasn’t put theirs up yet, you can help them out by giving them this one. A simple gift they’re sure to enjoy – and you’ll enjoy seeing it up on their wall every time you visit too!
29. GREEN HOUSE Black Lustered Cocktail & Beer Dispenser
This ingenious beer dispenser is an idea we like a lot. You use it to pour beer, and thanks to the ultrasonic vibrations it produces, it allows you to serve beers or beer cocktails with a super silky head, making it taste irresistible. Perfect for parties where it’s sure to impress your guests – and an excellent gift idea for anyone who loves beer and enjoys entertaining.
30. BeerDroid Fully Automated Beer Brewing System with American Pale Ale BrewPrint
A serious gift for a serious beer drinker, this home brewing system will allow you to create your own high-quality brews at home. In some ways, you can think of it as the Nespresso machine of the beer world, and it allows you to enjoy all the benefits of home brewing – without any of the drawbacks. It isn’t cheap, but it’s an exceptional machine that anyone who likes beer is guaranteed to love. And hopefully, they’ll let you sample the results too!
31. Novelty USA Americana Themed Beverage Holder Beer Belt
A great novelty gift that’s sure get a laugh, this beer belt holds up to six beers, so you’ll never have to worry about going thirsty again. Perfect for fishing, grilling, camping, picnics, tailgating or…well, whenever you want really!
32. Engraved Beer Tap Handle with Chalkboard
If someone has gone to the trouble of setting up a bar in their home, they have likely paid attention to the tiniest details to create the bar of their dreams. However, if they also brew their own beer to serve in their bar, they’ll need tap handles to go with it, which means this engraved version with an attached chalkboard is sure to be a big hit. It’s made of gorgeous dark walnut wood and features an attractive hops design, making it the perfect finishing touch to any home watering hole.
33. Beer Aerator – Sonic Foamer
A properly poured beer should have a thick, frothy head (ok, not every beer, it depends on the style!), and if you want to improve the quality of the foam on the top of your brews and keep it there for longer, this device was made for you. Using ultrasonic soundwaves, it creates bubbles in the beer that rise to the top, creating the perfect head and releasing all the subtle aromas that were previously hidden. It seems like magic, but it really works – and it’s sure to leave beer fans mesmerized.
34. Thor Horn Large Viking Drinking Horn with Metal Stand
If you drink beer, you might as well do it in style – and what better way to enjoy your favorite tipple than from a horn, Viking-style? If you know anybody who might appreciate the chance to be able to drink their beer like a Norse raider, you won’t need to look any further for the perfect gift because you’ve already found it. Made from real polished buffalo horn and supplied with a metal stand to set it on, this beautiful drinking set will allow you to imagine you are drinking in the hall of a great Viking lord. Skol!
35. Northern Brewer – Hullwrecker 2
If you’re into homebrewing, at some point you’ll want to progress from using ready-made kits and take things up a level – and when that time arrives, you’ll need a machine for milling your own grain. If you know somebody who’s at that stage of their home brewing journey, then this two-roller mill from Hullwrecker is the ideal gift. It allows you to accurately adjust the crush of your grain, giving you more control over the flavor and the quality of your final brew. And of course, if you give this grain mill as a gift, there’s a fair chance you’ll be invited to taste the results too!
Loads of great gift options for the beer lover in your life
As you can see, if you know someone who loves beer, there’s no shortage of gifts to choose from, ranging from simple and inexpensive novelties to high-end gifts that will blow them away.
In fact, with the array of items available, perhaps the hardest part will be deciding which one they’ll enjoy most – but at least with our list, you now have some idea of where to start looking. Cheers!