It’s that wonderful time of year again!
Jack Frost nipping at the nose, breaking out the winter time activity gear, and holiday hoopla galore!
Well, we have one way to make your holiday life easier – a Craft Beer Gift Guide for the craft beer lover in your life (including yourself!)
From books to apparel, you won’t be short of ideas this holiday season!
- Tasting Beer by Randy Mosher: Learn the different types of ingredients and brewing techniques that make up brewing a wide range of beers.
- Subscription to a craft beer magazine: There are a lot of great craft beer magazines out there from the newbie craft beer lover to the expert
- State Brewing Guides: Great guide to the breweries to travel to in each state. Great for the beer lover who loves to travel!
- The Craft Beer Revolution by Steve Hindy: Learn about the history of the craft beer revolution that challenged the big beer brands, and launched the rise of the craft beer industry we see today.
- The Complete Beer Course by Joshua M. Bernstein: This book demystifies brews for the beer drinker, and helps readers learn about the different beer styles and flavors, and how to spot the better brews from others to steer clear of.
- Beerology by Mirella Amato: Learn all the ins and outs about beer!
- American Craft Beer Cookbook by John Holl: Craft beer and food! Is there a better combo?
- beertshirtclub.com : for your expert beer geek, sign them up to get a great brewery t-shirt every month
- The 16oz Society : Great state craft beer apparel (and general craft beer gifts!)
- Brew Heads :fun variety of beer appeal (and decals) to meet the styles of any beer lover
- Beer socks
- Beer Holiday Sweater
- iBottleOpener: iPhone case that works as a bottle opener!
- Beer 101 Online Class: Know anyone wanting to learn more about beer? This is for them!
General Beer Goodies:
- Beer Nerd: A Beer Tasting Trivia Game: Test your knowledge of beer! And win bragging rights among your friends
- Pint Glass Gift Set: What beer lover isn’t in need of great pint glasses? Check online for box sets, or local breweries also often have pint glasses on sale – head to a few to make a set and enjoy a local brew in the process!
- GrowlerTap: Turn your growler into a mini-keg to enjoy your brews more easily!
- Hombrewing Kits: A must have for any beer lover, and craft beer newbie. Many local stores carry beer making kits or search online for the right kit.
- Craft Beer Poster
- Craft Beer Calendar
- Tickets to a local beer festival: There are several year round craft beer festivals around the nation, all of which are great, and a fabulous way to enjoy a pint and try new brews.
On Pinterest? There is a whole page dedicated to Craft Beer Gift Guide pins, and a fantastic place to learn of new gift ideas for the beer lover on your shopping list.
Regardless of what you choose, enjoy on giving the gift of beer!