Holiday Gift Guide 2012: Beer, Wine, and Spirits
Holiday stress can drive even the most temperate soul to drink, which is why alcohol is usually a safe gift. Of course, our pals in the booze industry make it difficult to select the proper potable by rolling out a mind-boggling number of festive products around this time every year. We bet you and yours will gleefully guzzle down the seasonal beers, whiskeys, wines, vodkas, rums, and tequilas we've helpfully singled out below.
For Social Drinkers with Social Consciences
Lucky Dog Vodka
There once was a vodka from Nantucket. No, seriously. The wheat-based spirit is produced on the trendy Massachusetts island and then distilled in Idaho. The company also wants you to feel good while you're feeling good: a portion of each sale goes to a nonprofit combatting dread maladies in New York City and Ethiopia.