Stuck for that perfect adult stocking stuffer? Novelty wines, with their often humorous labels, fit perfectly into a stocking and can be tailored to just about anyone on your list when you use some creativity in your giving.
Selective Wine Estates offers a number of wines for that special someone in your life with a sense of humor. Each wine retails for just $9.99 and is made from quality grapes grown in select regions of Italy.
For Mom, there’s Mommy’s Time Out Wine (www.mommystimeoutwine.com), which comes in four varieties: Mommy’s Time Out Delicious Pink, Delicious Red, Pinot Grigio or Moscato because every mom deserves a break. Pair the wine with a great book, a manicure set, a candle or some other fun "pamper yourself" items for the perfect stocking.
For Dad, there’s Dad’s Day Off Chianti (www.mommystimeoutwine.com), a delicious blend of red wine from the well-known Chianti region of Italy. When paired with a golf glove, tees, a golf ball or visor, you can give dad a terrific idea for relaxing on his day off.
Last, but certainly not least, is First-Rate Old Fart (www.firstrateoldfart.com) because everyone has a favorite old fart in his or her life. This red wine, a blend of Merlot and Raboso grape varietals, comes from Italy and has nice acidity, good balance, and mouth-watering fruit flavors.
For Grandpa or Uncle Wally, it makes a great gift when paired with a nice pair of gloves or a scarf for those cold winter days.
These wines also make great gift baskets when paired with a fun wine glass or your loved one’s favorite food treats. It will be a gift they’ll never forget.