Why You Should Consider Giving the Gift of Wine

By: teahupoo
As the next special occasion or holiday approaches why not give the gift of wine? Wine can make an excellent gift any time of the year. It is inexpensive yet has a sophistication and appeal which will be well received by the recipient. There are many ways to present wine as a gift and plenty of accessories that can be intertwined with your gift.

A unique way to let that special someone knows you care is to personalize the bottle of wine. You can custom design labels, names and even messages to be printed on the wine bottle that will be a cherished gift for years to come. Even if your loved one is not a wine drinker the personal message label will make an excellent decoration and conversation piece in any home. With a bit of creativity in your message and design the bottle alone will be cherished.

A great accessory to give with your bottle of wine is a corkscrew. There are elaborate designs available that will tell the person you give it to that you put a lot of thought and care into choosing their gift.

For someone who is a bit of a wine connoisseur, there is the pocket vineyard. This glossary of wines includes vintage wine charts, and suggestions and ideas for pairing wine with food. It is a small handheld electronic device easily fitting in a pocket or purse. For the wine lover in your life it would be an unexpected and unique treat.

Many local stores carry fine wines that make excellent gifts. You could have a pair of wine glasses etched with a special message and give it along with the bottle of wine. Even etching the names of your friends on their glasses would be a great gift for the couple you know who has everything.

Wine is also a great gift for an employee to show you appreciate the time and effort they put into their work. A small basket of cheeses and chocolates will pair nicely with the gift.

There are many places where you can get ideas on the proper wine to buy, from local stores to specialty shops. Even online there are plenty of sites where the gift of fine wine can be purchased. You can look online to find the best wine for a certain meal and put the ingredients with a recipe card in a basket to accompany the gift of wine. It is another unique way to present your gift.

As the next holiday nears don't forget that special person in your life, impress them with a gift of wine. With so many ways to give a simple bottle of wine you can find the one that fits your style of giving best.
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