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Gin & Whisky Advent Calendars

By: on November 19, 2013
$161.09 - $241.59
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Do you see what it says on one of the drams in the Gin Advent Calendar?! Professor Cornelius! Professor Cornelius Impleforth! I can't stop laughing! Partly due to the thought of my friend Cornelius being a professor, and partly in anticipation of convincing everyone we both know to discard his real last name in favor of Impleforth henceforth in our dealings with him. Oh man, if I had money I would definitely buy...a PlayStation 4 and 5 Mint Chocolate Chip ice cream cakes from Baskin Robbins. But then if I had any left over, I would definitely buy this alcoholic's countdown to Christmas for my friend Cornelius.

Drinks by the Dram has issued their yearly booze-stuffed advent calendars, this year adding a gin twist to last year's whisky release. Gin sippers, shooters, and guzzlers can enjoy 24 individually labeled and wax-sealed 1-ounce bottles selected by ginosseurs at The Gin Foundry. Dram contents range from recognizable market players (but hopefully not Gordon's) to a few rare artisanal brands.

The Whisky Advent Calendar adheres to the same apothecarial protocol, but dispenses of the juniper. Its highlight is a mystery dram extracted from a barrel of premium 40-year-old Single Malt.

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Herb & Lou's Cocktail-Infused Ice Cubes

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$109 from Amazon »

Now this is the kind of Yule Log I'm talking about. How better to bring good tidings to you and all of your kin than with a nice bottle of Jameson or Jack chug-a-lugging out the tap on an urban harvested Ohio hardwood...

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Hendrick's Steampunk Cocktail Garnish Slicer

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Your most practical purchase of the year: Hendrick's Gin's steampunk-y Petite Garnisher, a complex contraption that relieves you of the tedious, unending task of...slicing cucumbers. And! .... Making sure they are all...

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Handmade Slanted Bar Glass

$120 from Glassblower Ben »

Calling the Slanted Bar Glass "handmade" isn't quite right. More accurately, it's lung-blown. The lungs doing all the blowing are those of Ben Dombey, a New Orleans glassblower who creates fine artisan bar glasses to...

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I wouldn't normally take my whiskey with a twist, but if it's an Ashcroft Twist whiskey glass providing the service rather than a slice of citrus...you could probably twist my arm....

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The Perfect Shot Secure Decanter

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The Perfect Shot is a lockable decanter that keeps thirsty hands off your hooch. But here's an interesting lemon twist: those thirsty hands can include your own....

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The Whiskey Wedge

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Jerry Can Bar Cabinet

$679 from AHA »

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Shot through the glass / And you're to blame / Guess I'm lucky you / Got bad aim (bad aim)....

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Whiskey Bullets

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Settle down and chill your bullets* with some Bulleit, and settle down and chill your Bulleit with some bullets. Sip Dark, purveyor of fine beverage chilling stones and sipping gear, has created the Original Whiskey Bullet....

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