Your whisky gift guide to Mother's Day

Your whisky gift guide to Mother's Day

Sometimes it’s easy to forget that our mothers enjoy a tipple of whisky too, and trying to find a gift when you don’t know where to start can be overwhelming. Luckily, we’ve compiled a few suggestions for whisky gifts that will make mum feel special this Mothering Sunday
Martha Crass

16 March 2020

J. J. Corry

The Sonas

50% ABV

This exclusive from Master of Malt and Irish distillery Chapel Gate takes its name from the Gaelic word for ‘happiness’; what could be a better gift for your long-suffering mum than this literal bottle of joy? This single malt is creamy and buttery to taste and at 50% ABV, can either be mixed or sipped neat.

That Boutique-y Whisky Company

World Whisky Blend

41.6% ABV

Show your mum she means the world to you with this offering from That Boutique-y Whisky Company. The bottle simply claims that it is “a blend of incredible whiskies from planet Earth” and you can expect fruity, warming notes on the palate which are delicious neat, or perfectly enjoyable mixed. What’s more, the bottle comes with one of the company’s characteristic graphic-novel style labels which makes it feel a little extra special.


15 Years Old

43% ABV

Sweet, bold, and underscored by strong peaty notes, this whisky is unmistakeably the product of the Bowmore distillery on Islay. With an impressive handful of awards under its belt, this is sure to impress and is one for the mum who simply likes a distinctive, smoky whisky.

Compass Box


43% ABV

This whisky lives up to its name, giving you decadence and indulgence in a glass. Creamy, smooth, with ripe fruit and vanilla – this is one to treat your mum to. Perfect sipped neat over the course of a cosy evening in, there’s no doubt that this would make a special gift.


Experimental Series, Project XX

47% ABV

This is one to consider if your mum is adventurous with her drams. This is a stand-out whisky from Glenfiddich’s Experimental Series and is the result of 20 Malt Masters each choosing a different Glenfiddich expression to blend together. You can expect woody notes, toffee, some citrus and a whole lot more besides in this unique whisky.

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