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Gin continues to be one of the nation’s favourite tipples – why not invest in one of these gin advent calendars 2020 for a very merry Christmas.
Mother’s milk or mother’s ruin, whatever you choose to call the juniper-flavoured spirit it seems than gin continues to soar in popularity come rain or shine. And with the days and nights getting darker and colder, we hope you’ll forgive us for mentioning the big ‘C’ word and beginning to think about how we might prepare for the festive season. After all, there are fewer than 100 days until Christmas Day! And even fewer until December so our minds have started wandering to gin advent calendars…
Thank goodness the days where advent calendars were only for children are behind us, because there are more and more exciting varieties every year. From beauty advent calendars to crisps and candles, or even marshmallows and wine, you no longer have to settle for a standard chocolate countdown to Christmas.
But if gin is your (or someone’s you love) tipple of choice, then we’ve rounded up some of the best gin advent calendars 2020 you can buy right now. Either add them to your wish list, start dropping some serious hints to your loved ones, or splurge and treat yourself to an early festive purchase.
The best gin advent calendars 2020
1. The Premium Pink Gin Advent Calendar
Pink gin has a loyal legion of fans, whether it’s raspberry, watermelon or grapefruit gin that takes your fancy.
This delightful selection offers up 12 different brands to try out leading to the big day.
SHOP NOW: £44.99, The Bottle Club
2. 12 Gins of Christmas Advent Calendar
SHOP NOW: £39.99, The Bottle Club
For gin enthusiasts, it doesn’t get much better than this delicious selection of gin miniatures from the world’s favourite gin brands, including favourites Hendrick’s, Beefeater and Gordon’s.
Enjoy a tipple a day leading up to Christmas.
3. That Boutique-y Gin Company Advent Calendar
Drinks by the Dram and That Boutique-y company join forces in this boozy calendar. Inside you’ll find 24 drams including a delicious chocolate orange gin! What better way to get into the Christmas spirit?
SHOP NOW: £49.99, Hamper Lounge
4. Gin and Premium Tonics Advent Calendar
All you need to enjoy the perfect G&T with this advent calendar is a tumbler glass and plenty of ice! Inside you’ll find a 70cl bottle of Premium Explore gin but the multi award-winning Lakes Distillery plus a fantastic array of premium tonics.
Whether it’s Raisthorpe Yorkshire Strawberry & Pomegranate Tonic or Lixir ‘s Rhubarb & Ginger Tonic Water, we’re certain you’ll find a new favourite.
SHOP NOW: £79, www.first4hampers.com
5. Drinks by the Dram Gin Explorers Advent Calendar
If you like variety with your gins, this is a great advent calendar as it contains fruity varieties such as That Boutique-y Gin company’s cherry gin or Chase’s Pink Grapefruit and Pomela Gin as well as a festive gin made with frankincense and Myrrh.
SHOP NOW: £84.95, Masters of Malt
Which of the gin advent calendars do you like the most?
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