Top Ten Best Wine Gift Baskets

Top Ten Best Wine Gift Baskets

The holidays are approaching, and one of the best gifts to give is a wine gift basket. But what is the best wine gift basket to send, you ask? For the best wine gift baskets online, you’ve come to the right place! For starters, these 10 AMAZING wine baskets all have ZERO shipping restrictions. That’s right, they ship country-wide, to every state that allows wine shipping. From a full-bodied, bold Napa Valley Cabernet to a silky and fragrant Oregon Pinot Noir, giving a wine basket from us guarantees a lasting impression.

Chock full of fantastic and noteworthy wines from our huge wine library, these memorable bottles are paired with sweet and savory gourmet foods from brands you know and love, like Godiva and Ghirardelli, as well as artisanal fare, including Iberico ham from Fermin, insanely delicious Belgian chocolate from Guylian and Marich, as well as cheeses including an apple walnut smoked cheese, an asiago from Wisconsin that is out of this world and many more. All of these wonderful pairings and wine are arranged in keepsake exclusive baskets – baskets that are meant to be repurposed and enjoyed long after the contents of the gift have been devoured. Your gift basket also comes with ribbon that is tied by hand around the gift – did you know that you can personalize the ribbon too? That’s right – you can add your own message to the ribbon, imprinted on with a beautiful gold paint. Imagine sending a holiday wine gift basket, dressed with a personalized ribbon! Talk about making a grand entrance. What better than that holiday season to delight in sending wine baskets to everyone on your gift list? It’s like sending a party in itself. So strap in and enjoy these 10 wine gift baskets from Winebaskets.com – they really are the perfect gift to impress friends, family, clients, colleagues and everyone else on your list who loves good food and really great wine. Straight from the experts at WineBaskets.com, we present this holiday season’s top ten best wine gift baskets to give. These are perfect for sending to friends, family, colleagues, co-workers and so much more.

The Top Ten Best Wine Gift Baskets

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Taste of Success

New to our collection, send a little taste of success with this simple yet sumptuous and delicious gourmet basket. Abundant and sure to please, the Taste of Success is a perfect basket of sparkling North Coast Brut from Chateau Montmore and gourmet pairings. It’s fabulous for celebrating, thanking, congratulating or just about any special occasion.

 

Santa Barbara

Two bottles of fine wine: a Russian River Chardonnay and a Napa Valley Red Blend, meet a North Coast Brut called Chateau Montmore, named after the Montmorency cherry, with notes of warm white cherries. With plenty of sweet and savory accompaniments, this is a gift to remember.

 

The Ritz

Put on the ritz with this impressive wine basket. Three bottles of fantastic wine – a Russian River Chardonnay from Sonoma County and two Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignons – are joined by plenty of sweets, snacks and gourmet delights the whole team is sure to enjoy.

 

The Winner’s Circle

The Winner’s Circle gourmet wine gift basket has everything for the wine lover! California Rosé, Solus Chardonnay, Cress Zinfandel and Chateau Montmore’s Brut Cuvée are the featured wines of this winning basket, ready to reinforce your reputation as a thoughtful gift-giver.

 

Happier Hour

Smoked walnut and black cherries on the nose lead to ripe plum and a satin vanilla mouthfeel with a long and subtle finish in Istro Cabernet Sauvignon, a lush California Cab that anyone would be delighted to receive. Presented alongside artisan cheese, succulent charcuterie and crackers, organic green olives, artisanal dark chocolate, truffles and more, happy hour is about to get even happier.

 

Monaco

It’s said that Monaco itself is just another word for prestige, and we agree. With two Napa Valley 100% Cabernet Sauvignons from Broadstone and Belmont Cliffs, our famed Bridlemile Dundee Hills Willamette Valley Oregon Pinot Noir and the ever-lovely Chateau Montmore Sonoma Coast Brut, this world-class wine basket is sure to leave a lasting impression.

 

 

Reserve Wine Collection

For the wine lover whose palate leans toward the red, this is the perfect gift basket. The five bottles include Cabernet Sauvignons and Pinot Noirs from Knights Valley, Napa Valley and the Willamette Valley. Presented with an enormous selection of chocolates, this is definitely one of the most impressive in our collection.

 

Three Cheers

Three bottles of wine: an opulent Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon, a silken California Estate Chardonnay and an old-vine Zinfandel are surrounded by delectable gourmet pairings. It’s a luscious tasting menu, sure to impress when the milestone calls for a generous gesture.

 

Wine Merchant’s Gourmet Chest

Rich in black fruit aroma and showcasing the best of Napa Valley viticulture, Abelroth Brocade Reserve is a boutique limited release Meritage produced in a collaboration with winemaker Robin Akhurst of Clos Pegase fame. Joined by two more red wines, a Zinfandel from Briarwood and Pierce Canyon Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon, and all the most perfectly delicious pairings, this wine gift chest goes above and beyond for any special occasion.

 

Pacific Grove Wine Basket

From the French for “Beautiful Mirror”, Belle Taine Red Blend reflects the mastery of a vineyard ripened by the California sun and the dark stillness of French oak barrels, where this red blend ages to a silky perfection. Or choose Aurin Estates California Chardonnay, a summery white that stands poised between subtlety and vibrance, with toasted hazelnuts and honeydew melon giving way to Meyer lemon and vanilla bean on the palate. Give a bottle of each and you can’t lose.

 

Check out the rest of the wine gifts at WineBaskets.com! From personalized wine crates to gorgeous presentations including lacquered burl wood boxes, or caddies containing all stainless steel wine tools, WineBaskets.com has the perfect gift for every wine lover on your list. With complimentary cards and scissors attached to your gift, fast and easy checkout, rapid one to two day shipping, for the love of wine, we’re here to deliver the lasting impression you’ve always wanted.

Six New Boutique Wines, Now Shipping to 41 States

Six New Boutique Wines, Now Shipping to 41 States

Shipping wine gifts around the United States can be tricky business. Some states only allow certain varieties, and some wineries set restrictions on where they ship. That’s where we come in! WineBaskets.com is especially proud to offer six new boutique wines, available to ship to all 41 states that allow wine shipping. All six of these limited-release wines are produced in collaboration with renowned winemakers and sourced from famous vineyards in Napa Valley, Sonoma County as well as the Willamette and Russian River Valleys.

 

Broadstone Sonoma County Knights Valley Cabernet Sauvignon

About This Wine The warm volcanic soil leaves a lingering minerality in this ripe, intense boutique Cabernet Sauvignon made in partnership with the iconic Delectus Vineyard and Winery. Knights Valley, the easternmost AVA in Sonoma County, is a quintessential source for exceptional California Cabernet Sauvignon, famed for its elegant acidity.

Tasting Notes Dark ruby red in color, Broadstone Knights Valley Cabernet opens with aromas of toasted walnut and leather. On the palate this wine is well-balanced, with flavors of crushed cherries, black pepper, graphite and dark chocolate, chewy tannins and a dense finish.

Cellaring Drink Broadstone now or cellar through 2037.

Pairing Suggestions Full, rich and spicy in the mouth, Broadstone Cabernet makes a delightful companion to American fare such as buffalo burgers with aged cheddar and maple bacon, wood-fired pizzas or grilled Portobello mushrooms topped with a pat of bleu cheese.

 

 

 

Bridlemile Willamette Valley Dundee Hills Pinot Noir

About This Wine Fed by cool winds from the Columbia River Gorge, Dundee Hills AVA is the perfect climate for this limited-release premium Cuvée, produced in collaboration with renowned Pinot Noir-maker Archery Summit. Expansive and expressive, this Dundee Hills Pinot Noir shows completeness – a stylish comfort in its own skin.

Tasting Notes Aged in new French oak, Bridlemile opens with aromas of wood violet, black raspberries and cocoa. The medium body and polished texture uncover flavors of black cherry and baking spices and a lingering finish.

Cellaring Enjoy Bridlemile now or cellar through 2035.

Pairing Suggestions Framed by chewy tannins and lingering impressively, Bridlemile Pinot Noir pairs exceptionally well with grilled vegetables, herb roasted pork tenderloin, blackened chicken or oven baked salmon filets.

 

 

 

 

Martin Craig Luminist Russian River Chardonnay

 About This Wine With a brightness that can only be claimed by Sonoma County’s sun-soaked Russian River Valley, Luminist Chardonnay is a limited-release boutique wine, made in collaboration renowned winemaker Glenn Hugo. Each of Sonoma County’s prestigious regions for growing Chardonnay offer a remarkably distinct profile, and the Russian River Valley is no exception, bringing elegance and flavors of stone fruit and white flowers.

Tasting Notes Aged in new French oak barrels, this vibrant Russian River Chardonnay boasts radiant aromas of orange blossom and lemon zest, balanced by apricot and peach notes with a light oak finish.

Cellaring Drink Luminist now or cellar through 2028.

Pairing Suggestions The radiant, refreshing acidity in Luminist pairs perfectly with poached salmon topped with lemon aioli, tiger prawns sautéed in garlic butter, a warm vegetable risotto terrine, or bay scallops in a tarragon cream sauce.

 

 

 

Abelroth Brocade Napa Valley Meritage Reserve

About This Wine The volcanic soil and temperate climate of Napa Valley’s Oakville appellation is particularly suited to growing Bordeaux varietals, and this limited-release reserve showcases the best of Napa viticulture. Produced in collaboration with Swanson Vineyards’ Robin Akhurst, this Meritage red is a blend of 45% Cabernet Sauvignon, 45% Cabernet Franc and 10% Malbec.

Tasting notes Aromas of leather, black fruits and tobacco leaves are pursued by vanilla, cherries, fresh coffee and allspice notes. From the first sip to the last, Brocade is characterized by its silky tannins in focused layers. Decanting is recommended to allow the wine to develop to its full potential.

Cellaring Enjoy Brocade now or cellar through 2024.

Pairing Suggestions Serve this full-bodied, expansive Meritage alongside classic beef dishes – namely prime rib, tenderloin or stroganoff.

 

 

Belmont Cliffs Portico Reserve Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon

About This Wine This limited-release reserve Cabernet Sauvignon is produced in collaboration with winemaker Robin Akhurst of Clos Pegase, on the 40-acre Tenma Vineyard located in the foothills of Mount St. Helena, spreading from the Palisades Mountains in the Northeast corner of Napa Valley. The rocky terrain and sparse topsoil of this rugged vineyard create the perfect terroir for growing world-class Cabernet.

Tasting Notes Portico is full-bodied, densely ruby-colored in the glass. On the palate, this boutique Cab boasts a silky entry with opulent flavors of boysenberry and black fruits, followed by a touch of creamy vanilla.

Cellaring Enjoy Portico now or cellar through 2033.

Pairing Suggestions Serve this deeply textured Cabernet with rich sauces that can stand up to the bold, unctuous flavors of Portico. New York Strip with parsleyed butter, roasted asparagus in garlic béchamel, and brown sugar bread pudding make a perfect meal for this wine.

 

 

 

Boundary Post Ranch Kestrel Napa Valley Pinot Noir

About This Wine An agile falcon with keen eyes, the American Kestrel glides on cool winds that flow from San Pablo Bay, guarding the rows of Mitsuko’s Vineyard where Pinot Noir vines are nurtured. This Napa side of the Carneros AVA provides the ideal climate to produce some of the most engaging examples of Pinot Noir. The marine winds, low yield and long, flavor-building hang-time enables the fruit to reach peak flavor maturity and deep, concentrated flavor.

Tasting Notes On the nose, enjoy baking spices, red raspberries and rose petal aromas. Lush flavors of dark cherry and wild earthiness round out this medium-bodied Pinot with an elegant, balanced acidity.

Cellaring Drink Kestrel now or cellar through 2026.

Pairing Suggestions This silky Pinot Noir makes an excellent companion to a rack of lamb with fresh rosemary, garlicky mushrooms roasted in butter, or a cheeseboard carrying aged farmhouse cheddar.

 

 

 

Every bottle arrives with its own wine card neatly tied to the bottle. To exhibit the high quality of these wines, each card contains the winemaker’s and tasting notes, cellaring recommendations, food pairing suggestions and more. Ship these single bottles today to friends, family, colleagues or clients! They’ll be savored, adored and remembered.

Ship these high end wine gifts (or to yourself) to any of the following 41 states: Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.