The holidays always call for one too many drinks over a cocktail party or extravagant dinner, and if you’re lucky, you have that one friend who’s always trying out the best new recipes and creating delicious indulgences you can enjoy all season long. So, why not return the favor?
While you might not be able to create the perfect Old Fashioned or try your hand at making your own signature recipe, you can always assist the cause by giving your cocktail-obsessed friend one of these inventive gifts instead—and help your amateur bartender turn into a full-blown expert.Craft Cocktail Syrup Pack, Cocktail & Sons, $43.95
Forget the simple sugar syrup and provide your boozy bestie with a few exotic selections, like Watermelon and Thai Basil or Honeysuckle and Peppercorns. This set of three also comes with a recipe book containing over 50 options, so your giftee will never have to worry about running out of drink ideas.