It’s official, America’s $20 billion day of love is right around the corner. Over half the population report they’re planning on celebrating Valentine’s Day with a loved one this year. The average man will spend $133 on gifts, compared to $65 for women, and $25 for their pets.
Not only that, more kids than spouses receive Valentine’s Day gifts. And by more, we mean an outrageous 85%! Better save the candy for the kids. Good thing there’s wine.
Those of you rocking the confident, solo style deserve some Valentine’s Day indulgence too. Because honestly, you deserve it the celebrate yourself every. Damn. Day.
Besides, being in a relationship isn’t the only reason to celebrate Valentine’s Day. Let Mom know how much you love her with a bottle of wine or pack of beer. After all, you are the reason she couldn’t drink for nine straight months.
Valentine’s Day Done Right
This year, think outside the heart-shaped box and send your sweetie (or yourself) a bottle of something truly decadent. Indulge their innermost desires with a bottle of fine wine, Scotch, or an exotic liqueur.
No matter what kind of drink is on your Valentine’s love list, we’ve got you covered with a great Valentine’s Day gift for under $100. You can even get it delivered to the their door with a personalized note, fee-free!
1. Four Roses Whiskey
Forget sugar, spice and everything nice, give me a girl made of whiskey and ice any day. I’m talking about the kind of woman who plays video games like a champ but insists she can’t live without her monthly mani/pedi. She’s like whiskey in a teacup. If this sounds like your Valentine, then she’ll appreciate a bottle of Four Roses Single Barrel Whiskey.
An unapologetic, bold and spicy Whiskey with a fruity and feminine flair, she’ll feel like it was made just for her. Plus, it comes in a gorgeous glass decanter with roses engraved on it. Trust us, she’ll be happy you upgraded her bouquet to a bottle of Four Roses Single Barrel Whiskey this Valentine’s Day.
We suggest sending this Valentine’s Day gift under $100 with a note that says “They say never delay kissing a pretty girl or opening a bottle of whiskey. Can’t wait to do both.”
2. Laurent Perrier Rosé
Psst, come closer. We’ve got a secret for you… Men like wine. In fact, almost half of all wine consumers are men. Maybe not so secret if you happen to be one of those many men.
With that said, if you’re looking for a gift under $100 for the wine-lover in your life this Valentine’s Day, this Rosé is definitely the one. It’s the perfect excuse to kick back, catch up on the last season of the Bachelor, and enjoy a pink drink together. You know you want to.
A bottle of Laurent Perrier Rosé Champagne says a lot. It says, I pay attention, I know what you like, and I’m not afraid to indulge in your interests. Now let’s drink. Honestly, who doesn’t love a good bottle of Rosé?
Laurent Perrier Rosé Champagne is the most highly recognized Rosé Champagne in the world. It’s been rockin’ worlds for more than 40 years, and comes in a beautifully elegant bottle inspired by King Henri IV. Not to mention the flavor. According to Wine.com, it’s got rave reviews from pretty much every major reviewer. Still skeptical? They’ve got the credentials to back it up with several impressive awards including, gold at Global Rosé Masters 2016, Silver at Decanter World Wine Awards 2015, and Silver at International Wine Challenge 2016.
From your fingers to their door for under $100 in 30 minutes with Saucey, how can you resist?
We suggest sending this Valentine’s Day gift under $100 with a note that says “I can’t wait to Rosé all day (and night) with you, Valentine.”
3. Godiva Chocolate Liqueur
Indulge their sweet tooth and their love of drinking with a bottle of Godiva Chocolate Liqueur. Although chocolate Liqueur has major romance potential, it would also make a great Galentine’s Day gift for your favorite gal pal. Let her know she’s not alone… there’s always chocolate and liqueur!
Over half of people celebrating Valentine’s Day give the gift of chocolate or candy. But that’s boring. A bottle of Godiva gives that classic but modern vibe that screams sex appeal like a Justin Timberlake song. If nothing else, it tastes really good. Rich, creamy, and smooth, Godiva Chocolate Liqueur makes an enticing after dinner drink any day of the year.
We suggest sending this Valentine’s Day gift under $100 with a note that says “Chocolate says young love. Alcohol says real commitment.”
4. Veuve Clicquot Brut Gold Label
Although an expensive bottle of Champagne might seem like it’s straddling the line of Valentine’s cliches, we’re going more for a ‘models on Instagram poppin’ bottles in the club’ or ‘celebrities toasting on yachts’ kind of vibe.
If, you’re like T. Swift and your love is classy, complicated, and a little bit crazy, you should celebrate in style with a Champagne that can keep up.
Veuve Clicquot Champagne must be what true love tastes like… which also happens to taste like musky orchard fruits with dried fig, smokey pear and nectarine. Let them know you’re ready to take it to the next level with a bottle of Veuve. Let’s get this Valentine’s party started.
We suggest sending this Valentine’s Day gift under $100 with a note that says “So happy you popped into my life. Happy Valentine’s Day!”
5. Carnival of Love Wine
With a name like Carnival of Love, this wine was kind of an easy pick for a Valentine’s Day gift under $100. But beyond it’s adorably appropriate name, it’s also delicious. Full of chocolate, licorice, all spice and blackberry fruit, it’ll be love at first sip.
Carnival of Love is an expression of all that is right with the world of wine. Let it seduce you with its velvety smooth texture and bold cherry and plum flavors. It’s got a long and chocolatey finish that will leave you lusting for more. Good thing we deliver on demand!
We suggest sending this Valentine’s Day gift under $100 with a note that says “If love were a carnival, we’d have VIP tickets. Happy Valentine’s Day!”
6. Glenlivet 18 Year Single Malt Scotch
Show him just how well you know him this Valentine’s Day by getting him a gift that’s just like him; rich, powerful and smooth. Or maybe that’s Justin Timberlake again. Either way, he’ll definitely appreciate a bottle of single malt scotch, aged to perfection.
Cram-packed with character, a bottle of Glenlivet 18 Year is complex but wonderfully balanced with bursts of sweetness. Starting to sound like someone you know? Then grab them a bottle of Glenlivet 18 Year. It’s a classic and highly-regarded Scotch that will impress any enthusiast, with flavors for any palate.
We suggest sending this Valentine’s Day gift under $100 with a note that says “Just like a bottle of Scotch, our love only gets better with age. Happy Valentine’s Day!”.
7. Francis Coppola Diamond Collection: Claret
Diamonds are a girl’s best friend, and wine is no exception. It’s never too early (or expensive) to get her a diamond when we’re talking about a bottle from Francis Coppola Diamond Collection. She’ll appreciate that you skipped the predictable cliches and went with a funny, thoughtful play on a Valentine’s Day theme instead.
The crown jewel of Francis Coppola Diamond Collection is their red blend, Claret. It’s a versatile blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Petit Verdot, Merlot and Cabernet Franc, sure to please any picky palate.
We suggest sending this Valentine’s Day gift under $100 with a note that says “Meet me at my place Valentine, bring wine.”.
8. Hibiki Harmony Japanese Whiskey
When domestic just won’t do, and you need something a little more exotic, we suggest a bottle of Hibiki Harmony Japanese Whiskey. Although Japan might not immediately come to mind when you think of whiskey, this bottle will prove you wrong.
A blend of more than 10 malt and grain whiskies, aged in five different casks, from Suntory’s three distilleries come together to create an orchestra of flavors and aromas that are impossible to resist. Among the most honored and prestigious whiskeys in the world, this one of a kind Japanese blended whiskey will make your Valentine’s heart skip a beat.
We suggest sending this Valentine’s Day gift under $100 with a note that says “Let me whisk you away this Valentine’s Day!”
9. D’USSÉ VSOP Cognac
Jay-Z and Beyoncé are definite #relationshipgoals. Side by side they’re slaying the music industry, parenthood, and now Cognac. Everyone knows Cognac and hip-hop go hand-in-hand, and Jay-Z agrees. So much so that he invested in D’USSÉ Cognac when they launched almost a decade ago. He’s even been known to sip his cognac straight from one of his many Grammys.
Fortunately, drinking from a Grammy is just a perk of being a hip-hop King, and not a requirement. You can enjoy D’USSÉ VSOP Cognac on the rocks, in a glass, or straight from the bottle. Regardless of your method, it’s got a flavor that won’t disappoint.
This Valentine’s Day, set your relationship goals high with the same bottle as the King and Queen of the music scene.
We suggest sending this Valentine’s Day gift under $100 with a note that says “Jay-Z and Queen B. got nothing on you and me. Happy Valentine’s Day!”
Do it Right
This year, skip the flowers, stuffed animals, and cliche candies. Give the gift of a good time with a bottle of their favorite wine, whiskey or liqueur. First time users receive $10 off with promo code READINGROOM! Didn’t find what you’re looking for? Check out these great gifts under $20 for more ideas.
*Pricing varies and is based on delivery address.