When deciding on which bottle of alcohol to nicely package to give as a gift, we tend to opt for wine.  However, liqueur is also a popular choice and makes a great gift idea!  Find out which liqueur to choose and how best to present it.  A bottle of liqueur can either make a great gift on its own, or part of a larger gift set.A bottle of liqueur is a suitable gift for a number of occasions such as anniversaries or jubilee celebrations.  Here is some information to help you to decide on what type of liqueur is best for special occasions and how best to present it.

Liqueur is a great gift idea. All you have to do is package it nicely

Liqueur is a great gift idea. All you have to do is package it nicely

What is liqueur and what is it used for?

Liqueur is a high-percentage, flavoured alcohol which an intense flavour.  It is a popular drink and there are many different ways of drinking this delicious liqueur.  It can either be enjoyed on its own, in its purest form or it can be used as a base to create other popular drinks.  Flavours can vary from aromatic coffee, which can be used in desserts through to more fruity flavours which can be used on ice-cream or in fruit salads and cakes.  Amaretto is a popular almond liqueur which is used in the iconic Italian dessert – tiramisu.

Liqueur as a gift idea.  Who for and for what occasion?

This sweet, alcoholic drink comes in many tempting flavours, including nutty, milky, spicy or even herbal.  Such as wide selection of flavours allows you to choose one which the recipient will love, for example a slightly bitter one for men and a more delicate, creamy one for women.  The selection of liqueurs available is quite impressive, with vegan ones also available.  The wide selection of flavours make it an ideal gift for a variety of occasions.  Liqueur can also be an elegant gift to present a loved one with, especially on birthdays or at Christmas as it is always gratefully received.  Small bottles of liqueur can also make great wedding favours for guests to enjoy!

Liqueur is a perfect gift for wedding guests or as a Christmas gift

Liqueur is a perfect gift for wedding guests or as a Christmas gift

Choosing liqueur as an anniversary gift – inspirational gift sets for the occasion

If you have opted for a bottle of liqueur as a gift for a special occasion, you can add to the gesture by including it as part of a larger gift set.  This works well for loved ones on their wedding anniversary but also for friends and colleagues to mark occasions such as retirement.

An elegant gift set with a carafe and glasses for serving liqueur

An elegant gift set with a carafe and glasses for serving liqueur

Add to the impact of the gift by presenting the liqueur alongside some stylish, engraved glasses.  If the recipient is a coffee lover, opt for a coffee liqueur with a selection of luxury coffee or perhaps with some delicious chocolates.

The best way to present liqueur as a gift

To really make your gift stand out and look tasteful it is worth presenting it beautifully. In our range you will find a wide selection of bags in a variety of colours and fabrics.  Subtle satin bags and luxurious velour bags work particularly well.  Our fabric bags in size 16 x 37cm are the perfect fit for size, standard sized alcohol bottles.  Alternatively, gift sets can be packaged in a protective wooden or cardboard box and then placed inside an eye-catching, translucent organza bag.

Alcohol packaged as a gift in a velour bag

Alcohol packaged as a gift in a velour bag

Another novel idea is to place bottles in a fabric bag and then place them in an elegant gift basket.  Material bags look far more stylish than cellophane wrap or paper bags and will ensure your gift looks fabulous.

A bottle of alcohol packaged as a gift in a linen bag with a red bow

A bottle of alcohol packaged as a gift in a linen bag with a red bow

Material bags make the best packaging for a bottle of alcohol such as liqueur

On our website you will find carefully made, high quality pouches made from a variety of materials, including organza, jute, linen, denim as well as unique metallic bags.  All the pouches are available in a variety of sizes and come in many different colours and designs.  Thanks to our bags you no longer have to worry about how to present a bottle of liqueur as a gift.  Material bags are the perfect packaging option for special occasions.