Have you always wondered how to make the perfect cocktail?
Do you love to entertain?
Or maybe you just want to relax after a long day of work.
Then you should definitely explore the world of alcohol subscription boxes. Whether you prefer to play games with friends or are a connoisseur of fine wines and whiskies, you can definitely find the right option for you!
You can learn to become an expert mixologist and ensure that your bar is always stocked. On the flip side, if you already have a full bar, you can enhance your collection with new flavors, ingredients, accessories, and recipes.
# of Items
|Shaker and Spoon||Cocktail recipes and all ingredients needed to make them.||Ingredients for 3 recipes||$50.00/month||US|
|SaloonBox DIY Cocktail Kit||Spirits, liqueurs, and recipe cards.||Enough for 4 cocktails||$54.99/month||US|
|Robb Vices Membership||Wines, spirits, foods, toys, tools, tech, and accessories curated around a story.||Varies||$99.95/month||US|
|Tipsy Box||Drinking accessories like cozies, drinking games, bottle openers, shot glasses, etc.||5||$34.99/month||US|
|He Wines, She Dines||Wines tailored to your palate and paired with a featured item.||3-4||$49.00 – 99.00/month||US|
|Elixir & Company||Cocktail box including recipes, ingredients, mixers, and bar tools.||4+||$34.99/month||US|
|American Cocktail Club||Ingredients and alcohol needed to make four servings of a world class cocktail.||Varies||$34.99 – $44.99/ month||Canada, US|
|Cocktails-By-Spence-Club||DIY cocktail kits including ingredients, recipe cards, and bar tools.||Varies||$49.99/month||Worldwide|
|Spirit Savant||Chef-curated cocktail box including artisan glassware, craft mixers, bitters, coasters, and elixirs.||Varies||$45.00 – $90.00/ month||US|
|littleginbox||Two 50ml bottles of gin.||2||£10.00/month||UK|
|The Gin Box Shop||Two 50ml samples of craft gin.||2||£12.00/ month||UK|
|El Guapo Bitters||Non-GMO, locally-sourced cocktail bitters.||1+||$29.99/month||Worldwide|
|WhiskyFlavour||18, 21, or 30-year aged whiskies in miniature bottles.||4||€50.00 – €300.00/month||Worldwide|
1. Shaker and Spoon
About the box: The Shaker and Spoon box includes three cocktail recipes along with all the ingredients needed to make them – you just need to supply the liquor. It contains enough to create 12 drinks (4 from each recipe). You may receive syrups, bitters, mixers, or garnishes. This is a great way to become exposed to new flavors and drink combinations and to really immerse yourself in the world of cocktails.
With this subscription service, you’ll be able to create a variety of drinks for dates, dinner parties, or even your own cocktail hour. If you have ever wanted to learn how to make drinks like a professional bartender, then this is a great way to start. You can also expand your horizons and find a new favorite drink. This is also an exciting box if you already have a full liquor cabinet but aren’t quite sure what to do with it.
You can check out their website for the inspiration behind the cocktails that are gathered from top bartenders!
Boxes ship the first Mon – Wed of each month.
2. SaloonBox DIY Cocktail Kit
Price: $54.99 /month
About the box: The SaloonBox DIY was created to inspire you to become an expert mixologist. The box comes with everything you need to create 4+ cocktails, including spirits, liqueurs, and recipe cards. The cocktail recipes are seasonal, so you can look forward to fun, fruity drinks in the summer and flavorful spiced drinks in the winter.
Their website is full of past recipes if you want to get a feel for the types of drinks you will be creating. For example, you might want to check out the recipes for the Honey Apple Fashioned for fall and The Shrute Farm (made from local beets!) for the end of summer.
Orders ship once a week through the month after the order has been placed.
3. Robb Vices Membership
About the box: The Robb Vices alcohol box is designed for those who want to live the good life. The premium items are curated to tell a unique story about how they all connect. Some items you might expect to find in your monthly box include fine wine and spirits, food items, toys, tools, tech items, and accessories, along with a book that tells the story of the items. This is a great gift option for that person who seems to have everything but enjoys high-quality, luxury items.
Each box is worth anywhere from 2-5x the cost that you pay. The subscription service is based on the Robb Report magazine and collaborates with the best companies from around the world. If you are looking to pair your top-shelf alcohol with luxury items, than this is for you. Each box has a theme, for example, “Italian design” or “the art of tea.” Recent boxes have included record players, wine, black truffle pasta, and more.
The boxes ship the second week of every month.
4. Tipsy Box
Price: $34.99/ month
About the box: Tipsy Box is for those who love to entertain and have fun. The box includes 5 full-size drinking accessories, which may include bottle openers, flasks, shakers, mixers, shot glasses, and games. You can choose between feminine products, masculine products, or a mix of both. You’ll receive items for all sorts of different drinks.
If you have a large liquor collection in your at-home bar, you’ll love having extra items on hand to help entertain your friends and family. This alcohol box will help liven up your drinking experience whether you are enjoying a relaxing drink after work or celebrating a special occasion with others.
Orders ship mid-month and shipping is free!
5. He Wines, She Dines
Price: $49.00 – 99.00/month
About the Box: He Wines, She Dines is a highly customizable subscription service for premium wines. You can choose to order wines monthly or bi-monthly, and you can choose from three different wine clubs. The Standard option contains three bottles of wine that are curated from all over the globe. Club Jeroboam includes three premium bottles of wine. Club Cuvée consists of two bottles of sparkling wines that have been procured from winemakers in Champagne, France, and Northern Spain.
He Wines, She Dines is an ideal service for an established wine lover. It has several five-star reviews from happy customers. The orders also come with a featured item to accompany your wine – which can be anything from gourmet chocolate to soy wax candles. They also come with information cards about each wine and usually a bonus recipe as well.
The boxes ship on the 9th of each month.
6 . Elixir & Company
Price: $34.99/ month
About the box: If you’ve always wanted to learn how to craft perfect mixes, then this cocktail subscription is for you! This box includes recipes, ingredients, mixers, bar tools, and tips. The ingredients may include fresh fruit, herbs, sodas, and bitters. Each box contains enough to create 2-3 full-size drinks per recipe.
It’s a great option if you love to stay in and already have a stocked bar cart. You’ll receive tools and recipes that you can use for years to come. They also offer pro tips that can help you improve your mixology skills. Previous boxes have included recipes for Pineapple Thyme Margaritas, Mint Juleps, and Shandys.
Boxes ship between the 5th and 7th of every month.
7. American Cocktail Club
Price: $34.99 – $44.99/month
Shipping: US, Canada
About the Box: The American Cocktail Club offers a selection of all-natural, world-class cocktails. The mixes are low in sugar and contain juice blends. The cocktails are curated from award-winning mixologists around the USA.
Their blog includes interviews with major players in the cocktail world that will be sure to inspire you to start blending a variety of sweet and bitter flavors!
There are two options to choose from. The Everything But the Booze Box contains all the ingredients needed to make four servings of that month’s featured cocktail – except for the alcohol. The Everything Box includes the same ingredients as well as the alcohol.
Boxes ship during the third week of the month.
8. Cocktails-By-Spence Club
About the Box: Cocktails By Spence is a perfect option for those who want to learn more about crafting cocktails. Each box comes with a recipe card, bar tools, and ingredients. However, it does not come with any alcohol – you will need to supply that yourself.
Each recipe also corresponds with a special “how to” video, so you can easily learn the tips and tricks of the trade. They believe that “every cocktail has a soulmate,” and they want to help you figure out what your new signature drink will be! They were recently featured in Scout Magazine and Edible Magazine.
Their blog is filled with inspiration and information on cocktails from around the world. Previous cocktails have included a rum-based drink inspired by the Hemingway Daiquiri and a tequila-based drink inspired by the Moscow mule.
Boxes ship on the 14th of every month.
9. Spirit Savant
Price: $45.00 – $90.00/month
About the Box: Spirit Savant is a cocktail-of-the-month club that is specially curated by a celebrity chef. The kits include everything you need to make the cocktail of the month as well as additional items like specialty glassware, coasters, craft mixers and bitters, and other barware accessories.
There are two subscription options to choose from with cocktails for either one person or two. A few days before your shipment, you will receive an email that will help you choose which spirit you should buy to accompany your cocktail that month.
You don’t need to be an expert to create these drinks either! They can help you learn the skills you need to mix delicious drinks.
Boxes ship the first Monday-Wednesday of the month.
About the Box: This box is for gin lovers and connoisseurs. Each month you will receive two 50ml bottles of gin sourced from the best artisan gin distillers in the UK. You will also find a card with information on the tasting notes of each gin and a £10.00 discount code for a full bottle of gin if you like what you taste.
They aim to never repeat the same gins, so you’ll be able to try a wide variety from all over the UK. The boxes are often themed, for instance, for Halloween they had a wolf theme that featured the Lonewolf Gin from Brewdog in North East Scotland as well as the Exmoor Gold Gin from Wicked Wolf.
The first box is shipped immediately, and subsequent boxes ship on the 1st of each month.
11. The Gin Box Shop
About the Box: The Gin Box Shop provides a monthly treat of premium craft gin. All of the sourced gins promise to be new and exciting. Each box contains two 50ml samples of craft gin, along with a description card that includes tasting notes. The sample sizes are a convenient way for you to be able to try gins from all over the world without having to commit to a full-size bottle that may gather dust if you do not like it.
Many of the gins selected are artisanal and produced in small batches. Each sample comes with a description of its botanical profile as well as ideas of what to serve with it. You can create cocktails such as a gin and tonic or a negroni. The company also has an environmental mindset and makes a concerted effort to reduce plastic and packaging waste.
Boxes ship on the 1st of every month.
12. El Guapo Bitters
About the Box: El Guapo Bitters provides a selection of award-winning, non-GMO, and locally sourced bitters so that you can make a world-class cocktail! You will also receive a recipe card along with an extra bonus gift or two. All of the bitters are vegetarian and have no sugar added.
Their blog is filled with incredibly innovative and delicious cocktail recipes. These include timely themed cocktails like the “High Volt,” which contains sweet potato and spiced cocoa tea bitters for fall. They also featured a “Bee’s Knees” cocktail, made with gin, honey, and cucumber lavender bitters, to help fund the installation of beehives.
Boxes ship on the 15th of every month.
About the Box: WhiskyFlavour is designed for whisky lovers who want to sample a wide variety of flavours without having to invest in a full bottle. Each box comes with four original branded miniature bottles of whisky. You can choose between three different subscription options: 18 Years for €50.00; 21 Years for €75.00; or 30 Years for €300.00.
The whiskies promise to be smooth and are all sourced from some of the world’s top distilleries. Even the box that you receive your whiskies in will be something to hold on to – the wooden box with a minimalist design is perfect for storing other things.
This monthly alcohol box was created by whisky lovers for whisky lovers. It offers you the chance to try some whiskies that you may otherwise not have the opportunity to try!
Boxes ship by the 7th of each month.
Alcohol subscription boxes can certainly be a lot of fun! With alcohol or accessories delivered to your door every month, you will be sure to have the best-stocked bar around for your personal enjoyment or for your next party—whether that’s a sophisticated dinner party or a raging house party.
These subscription boxes also make great gifts. Get them for your wine-loving aunt or your whisky-expert dad!