When it comes to December there's one thing, other than Christmas shopping, that most of us are gearing ourselves towards and that's the upcoming party season. From floppy paper crowns to beautifully ugly Christmas jumpers there is only one thing that can save us from the upcoming festive embarrassment and that's a cheeky tipple. That'sbaileys a where boozy advent calendars come in. Whether you're a gin, vodka or even rum fan you can now stay Merry throughout Christmas with a double shot of your favourite tipple throughout the month and we've rounded up the best ones just for you - Merry Christmas!
The Baileys 12 day Advent Calendar
Is there anything that says Christmas more than Baileys? How about a Baileys advent calendar? That's 12 days of the infamous Irish Liqueur to indulge on *in* and not just the iconic Bailey flavour, oh no! Behind these doors, you will be able to try the Orange Truffle flavour as well as the warming Coffee flavour - oh, and just to fuel your Baileys love affair even further, the calendar also features an exclusive Baileys cocktail recipe, Merry Christmas!
The Boutique-y Gin Company Advent Calendar
This gin advent calendar couldn't get more Christmassy if it tried! From chocolate orange gin to spit-roasted pineapple gin to the incredibly festive packaging we're in the Christmas spirit just looking at it. Most impressive of all? The calendar contains Boutique-y's award-winning Moonshot Gin - you know, that low-key gin with botanicals that have been sent to the stratosphere and back? Yep and for only £50 this is an absolute steal!
The Premium Pink Gin Advent Calendar
Do not be fooled, pink gin is not just for summer! This premium gin advent calendar offers 12 different flavours of delicious pink gins from known and loved gin brands such as Beefeater, Gordons and Greenalls. From strawberry to rose, grapefruit and rhubarb to name just a few, you will get to try an array of pink fruit-infused gin throughout the Christmas period and there's even a Raspberry Ripple Gin Liqueur to mix things up - pink gin for the win!
That Boutique-y Whisky Company Advent Calendar
Whether you like your whisky neat or on the rocks, you can now have it from all around the world for 24 days. This advent calendar comes complete with bourbons, blends and bold barrel finishes from Scotland to Kentucky and is sure to see the whisky lover in your life through the Christmas period. Plus, who doesn't love a Hot Toddy during the colder months? The perfect winter warmer.
Vodka Explorers Advent Calendar from Drinks by the Dram
Vodka lovers rejoice! Gin and Whisky obsessives have had their time and now it's time to pave the way for the 24 door vodka advent calendar that will blow your mind. Full of vodkas from around the world, you find various different flavoured and distilled tipples. There is a marmalade vodka, a mango Ciroc and even a vodka made from chardonnay grapes! Does this count as one of our five a day? We're saying yes, yes it does.
The Rum Advent Calendar from Drinks by the Dram
Just because the sun is no longer shining doesn't mean we have to give up our summer-fulled spirit - literally. That is why this 24-day rum advent calendar is sure to brighten up anyone's Christmas. From white to dark rum and aged to flavoured variations there's something for everyone. We're particularly interested in the Hoxton banana flavoured rum and of course, the Christmas spiced Rumbullion which is set to be our December staple!