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Alex London

Alex is a hopeless romantic who was supposed to be born in Italy (her dream destination), but proud to be South African nonetheless. She lives by her heart, and, consequentially, leaves a little bit of herself in everything she writes. She wholeheartedly believes that mermaids (and fairies) exist and is deadly afraid of the age '30'.

Best Oktoberfest Beer: Your Oktoberfest Beer Guide

On a quest to find the best Oktoberfest beer? Your search ends here! With a simple guide provided by the beer experts at Drinkable Gifts

For over two centuries, and for many more to come, thousands of people gather in Munich every autumn to spread cheer, and most importantly, drink beer! What calls them to this stadium of fun, feasts, and festivity? Well, Oktoberfest, of course! What started as a Bavarian tradition has now made its way around the world while remaining an integral part of German culture that consists of traditional games, music, and delicious food. 

But, of course, the real star of the show is the beer! Making it the ultimate gift for friends and family celebrating this exciting occasion. In this article, we’ll give you a guide to the best Oktoberfest beer and our top beer gifts to send to the beer lovers in your life! 

Original bavarian pretzels with beer stein on wooden board.

The Best Type of Wine to Gift: A Quick Guide

Whether you’re a seasoned sommelier or a curious enthusiast, the quest for the best type of wine to gift may feel tricky. And, when you don’t know much about your recipient’s wine preferences, the quest may turn from tricky to downright treacherous! However, if you’re considering sending wine as a gift, you’re already on the path to success.

Wine gifts uncork a symphony of flavors as well as experiences! Making it the perfect gift for almost every single occasion. But, what is the best type of wine to gift? Is red considered more “classy” than white? Will the wine snobs in your life shun you for sending rosé as a gift? Read below as we provide a beginner-friendly guide to wine types. And, we explore the art of gifting wine to your loved ones with the help of Drinkable Gifts

red and white wine in wine glasses the best type of wine to gift

Anonymous Gift Delivery with Drinkable Gifts

Anonymous gift delivery is a rather intriguing phenomenon in the realm of human interaction. It may just be the ultimate form of giving. As it allows the gift-giver to express their genuine care without the need for recognition or reciprocation. This adds a refreshing touch to the already exciting gift-giving experience. And, as experts in anonymous gift delivery, we love guiding our customers through this process! 

People use anonymous gift delivery for many reasons. But, no matter what they may be, we always have one goal: to make it as easy as possible. Read below as we dive into everything you need to know about sending anonymous alcohol gifts. And why Drinkable Gifts is your best international gift delivery solution.  

Bottle of champagne and kraft brown envelope on turquoise fabric: anonymous gift delivery

Top Champagnes in the World: 2023 Edition

You might think we’ve set ourselves up with an impossible task of listing the top champagnes in the world. As experts in alcohol gifts, we’ve tilted our glass under every bottle, including the sparkling world of champers! 

Playing a starring role in many of life’s celebratory moments, we’re certain that every Champagne drinker has their own personal favorite. Amidst the vast array of options, there are a few Champagnes that rise above the rest. Ones that are universally revered for their unmatched quality and timeless appeal. In this article, we list world-class Champagne brands and tell you how to pair them with the perfect occasion. Here is our best Champagnes at Drinkable Gifts

top champagnes in the world a collection of different champagne bottles

5 Gifts for the Bourbon Lover: Four Roses Bourbon and More

What’s the big deal about bourbon? Well, if you’re on the hunt for gifts for the bourbon lover in your life, it’ll serve you well to know what all the fuss is about. A version of history suggests that bourbon’s origin story began in New Orleans, Louisiana, and was named after Bourbon Street. But, the more well-known tale is that bourbon is a nod to Bourbon County, Kentucky—where an estimated 95% of bourbon is produced. 

No matter where you believe bourbon comes from, however, those who love the drink don’t pay too much attention to the logistics. Instead, you’ll find them boasting about its smooth yet complex flavor, which offers a truly versatile drinking experience. If you wish to impress a special man in your life or anyone who simply loves bourbon—look no further than the expertise of Drinkable Gifts

Gifts for the bourbon lover: Freeze motion of ice cube falling into whisky shot. Still life beverages background with free space fort text. Vintage interior of village barn.