MPR Christmas Drinks Gift Sets Guide 2023


Mermaid Gin Gift Set with Glasses – £68.90

Hand crafted on the Isle of Wight, Mermaid Gin uses ten locally foraged and sustainably sourced botanicals which are multi-distilled to give a smooth, clean and fresh delivery. Beautifully presented in a stunning gift box, the Mermaid Gin gift set includes a 70cl bottle of Mermaid Gin and two gold-patterned tumblers.

RRP: £68.90 for 70cl. ABV: 42%. Available from: Isle of Wight Distillery and Master of Malt

Mermaid Pink Gin Gift Set with Glasses – £68.90

Aromatic and refreshing, Mermaid Pink Gin infuses the flavour of fresh Island strawberries with the smooth yet complex taste of the award-winning Mermaid Gin, with a blend of lemon zest, grains of paradise and fragrant rock samphire. 

Beautifully presented in a stunning gift box, the new Mermaid Pink Gin gift set includes a 70cl bottle of Mermaid Pink Gin and two gold-patterned tumblers.

RRP: £68.90 for 70cl. ABV: 38%. Available from: Isle of Wight Distillery and Master of Malt

Mijenta Reposado Tequila – £60.99 

Mijenta Reposado Tequila is aged up to six months in a blend of American white oak, French oak and French acacia casks. Mijenta Reposado Tequila possesses a delicate and inviting vanilla nose with notes of bergamot, honey, preserved fruits – such as cherry and pear – and orange blossom flowers, together with a mid-palate of cacao nibs. Best enjoyed on the rocks. 

RRP: From £60.99 for 70cl ABV: 40%. Available from: of MaltDrink Supermarket,  Fortnum and MasonHarvey Nichols and Hedonism Wines

Mijenta Blanco Tequila – £54.99

Artisanal small batch Tequila from the highlands of Jalisco, made with 100% Agave and the best possible materials embracing traditional methods resulting in a complex tequila with a silky long finish. Mijenta Tequila is the world’s first B Corp tequila and is additive free.

RRP: £54.99 for 70cl. ABV: 40%. Available from: of MaltAmazon and Hedonism

Kavka Tokaji Vodka in Gift Tube – £44.95

Launched in 2022 and made in small batches, Kavka Tokaji is a blend of fine grain spirits and extra quantities of plum and apple, pot-still fruit spirits. Aged for 18 months in Hungarian 6 Puttonyos Tokaji casks, Kavka Tokaji Vodka is created in homage to the classic Polish spirit, Starka, where a father would bury a cask of spirit on the birth of a daughter and dig up again on her wedding day. 

RRP: From £44.95 for 70cl. ABV: 46%. Available from: AmazonMaster of Malt and Hedonism Wines

Cotswolds Signature Single Malt Whisky in Gift Box – £39

The award-winning Cotswolds Signature Single Malt Whisky was launched in 2017 and is the first whisky ever distilled in the Cotswolds. 100% locally grown, floor-malted barley and the whisky is matured in first-fill ex-Bourbon barrels and reconditioned red wine casks. 

RRP: £39 for 70cl. ABV: 46%. Available from: Cotswolds DistilleryWaitroseSainsbury’sOcadoMajestic WineThe Whisky Exchange and Laithwaites

Cotswolds Miniature Whisky Trio Gift Set – £22.95

The perfect gift for the whisky lover in your life, Cotswolds Miniature Whisky Trio Gift Set includes three 50ml bottles of the signature whiskies: Cotswolds Signature Single Malt Whisky, Cotswolds Founder’s Choice Single Malt Whisky and Cotswolds Bourbon Cask Single Malt Whisky. 

RRP: £22.95 for 3x5cl. ABV: 46%. Available from: Cotswolds Distillery and The Food Market

Cotswolds Wildflower Trio Gin Gift Set – £22.95

Inspired by the glorious grasslands of the Cotswolds, our Wildflower Gin Trio Gift Set is the perfect gift for any gin lover and includes three 50ml bottles of:

Cotswolds No.1 Wildflower Gin: A delectable blend of cornflowers, lavender and orange. Fresh, fruity and floral with sweet bursts of orange. 

Cotswolds No.2 Wildflower Gin: Featuringgentian, lemon balm, elderflower and chamomile. Bittersweet and beautifully floral, with notes of sherbet lemons and delicate eucalyptus.

Cotswolds No.3 Wildflower Gin: A blend of hand-picked genepi, mint, yarrow and other select botanicals. Notes of piney juniper, candied lime and a touch of aniseed.

RRP: £18 for 3x5cl. ABV: 42%. Available from: Cotswolds Distillery and Selfridges

Cotswolds Dry Gin Essence – £18.50

Cotswolds Dry Gin Essence is made using ten times the botanical concentration of Cotswolds Dry Gin. This adds up to a truly enormous amount of flavour per unit of alcohol which means you can use it to make a lighter and deliciously refreshing G&T with all of the flavour and 90% less alcohol than a standard 50ml serve of Cotswolds Dry Gin. Each 5ml serve contains 0.23 units of alcohol and 14 calories. One bottle makes a total of 20 G&Ts. 

RRP: £18.50 for 100ml. ABV: 46%. Available from: Cotswolds Distillery and Master of Malt

Mermaid Gin Miniature Gift Set – £18.10

Give the gift of gin with the new Mermaid Gin Trio, now including Mermaid Zest Gin. The Mermaid trio (3 x 5cl) may be small, but they’re perfectly formed. Smooth yet complex with a hint of sea air, made using foraged and locally harvested ingredients.

RRP: £18.10 for 3 by 5cl. ABV: 38-42%. Available from: Isle of Wight DistilleryThreshers and Shipmates

Choya Umeshu Miniature Tasting Pack – £8.99

Ideal for sampling and individual serves, this is the perfect way to explore the different yet subtle taste variations and each individual serve contains one edible Nanko Ume Fruit, which makes an ideal Ume garnish for cocktails.

RRP: £8.99 for 3x5cl. ABV 17%. Available from: Amazon and Drink Supermarket