2015 Holiday Gift Guide – Bourbon/Whiskey and Whisky

Yes, amazingly enough, 2016 is just about a month away. But before we start popping that champagne cork, I am here once again to provide a list of Bourbons, Whiskey and Whisky that I think are gift worthy for the holidays on this Cyber Monday.

The list below is broken down by price range. Most of the prices below are a range of costs (+/-) as prices may vary depending on where you live. I have also tasted every single product below so, you’ll be able to click on the link to read my notes on each one.

Bourbon / American Whiskey
Less Expensive

  1. Wathen’s Kentucky Bourbon $40
  2. Nor’Easter Bourbon Whiskey $38
  3. Larceny Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey $20-$30

** Ryan and Wood Rye Whiskey $30-$40 is a whiskey I have not uploaded my review on, but the post is coming this week. Let me tell you, this Rye whiskey is EXCELLENT and worthy of being a fantastic gift. I will update this post with the proper link once I load my review.


  1. Noah’s Mill Bourbon Whiskey $79

High Priced

  1. WhistlePig 11 year-old Straight Rye TripleOne Whiskey $111

Irish Whiskey
Less Expensive

  1. Kilbeggan Irish Whiskey $20


  1. Teeling Small Batch Whiskey $50
  2. Tullamore D.E.W. Phoenix $60

High Priced

  1. Midleton Very Rare 2015 $150
  2. Jameson Rarest Vintage Reserve $250

Less Expensive

  1. Great King Street – Artist’s Blended Scotch $40
  2. Glenlivet 12-year-old $30-$40
  3. Bowmore Small Batch Single Malt $40-$46


  1. Laphroaig 15 year-old Limited Edition $79

High Priced (** really high priced)

  1. Balblair 21 year-old 1993 Cask Strength – Gordon and MacPhail $130-$140
  2. Old Pulteney 21 year-old $140
  3. Kavalan Solist Cask Strength ex-Bourbon Cask whisky $130
  4. ** Macallan 25 year-old

Now if you still want more options and didn’t get to see my list from last year, here is the link: 2014 Holiday Gift Guide – Bourbon/Whiskey and Whisky

Happy shopping! Hope this list helps you find what you are looking for that whisk(e)y lover in your life.



Note: The contents on my blog are solely my opinion. To me every palate is different! Although I may or may not like a product, I always recommend for people to try it and make up their own minds.


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