Alcohol subscription boxes are taking over. Beers, ciders, prosecco, wine, cocktails, there are too many to choose from. We are here to help you cut through the noise and pick the perfect subscription box for you.
Don’t end up subscribing to a Carlsberg box or Echo Falls, not that they don’t serve their purpose, but instead choose from one of these premium, value for money, options that are sure to excite you every month when the doorbell rings.
The Cocktail Society
A brand new launch, this alcohol subscription box targets a major gap in the market that will be perfect for all cocktail lovers.
While cocktail subscription boxes are available, they all require a large amount of DIY which can often be off-putting for those who just want to sit back and enjoy the drink as you do in a bar.
The Cocktail Society offers that to you. With a minimum of eight, bar quality, pre-mixed cocktails, bottled and ready to drink. That’s right, you don’t have to do any of the work. It’s just like being back at your favourite bar.
That’s not all. The subscription box also comes with delicious snacks, perfectly paired with the drinks that month, and a small magazine full of recipes, bar knowledge and exciting tips and tricks for advancing your cocktail knowledge and enjoyment.
Oh, and it’s free shipping.
Cost: £40 Per Month
When looking for an alcohol subscription box they don’t come much more varied than MircoBar. Whether you are looking for Gin, Bubbly, Cocktails or Wine, these guys have it covered.
Originally just gift boxes for special occasions, or any excuse really, MicroBar has expanded to offer those same brilliant boxes on a rolling monthly basis. Offering both Gin or Cocktail options, they really do bring the bar experience into your home.
With sleek packaging and premium content, the varied prices always represent great value for money.
Cost: From £30 Per Month
Craft Gin Club
Gin has been one of the fastest-growing drinks on the market over the past decade with hundreds of flavours and thousands of brands all desperate to showcase their product.
That can make it really hard for the consumer. But not to worry Craft Gin Club will carefully curate and pick a full bottle of gin with a selection of mixers and snacks.
You can choose how often you want to receive their boxes and as such can taylor the cost to your budget.
Cost: £40 Per Month
If you have done any research into alcohol subscription boxes then you will likely have heard of Flavier.
With a vast array of spirits you just can’t buy anywhere else a Flavier subscription box is perfect for alcohol lovers.
For the price, this is one of the best options on the market when it comes to bang for your buck and we would recommend you check them out.
Cost: £62.50 Per Quarter
The Dram Team
These guys originally started out with just Whiskey boxes and have branched out into a variety of other liquors.
Each box comes with a delicious selection of five premium, 25ml bottles of your chosen spirit and a ‘Sixth Dram’ which comprises of a 10ml sample of the most high quality sample available that month.
The small quantities may seem harsh but the quality is undeniable and can be made to stretch a long way.
Cost: £29.99 Per Month
Beer52 is an undeniable classic in the alcohol subscription market. Whether it’s craft bottles or cans, these guys will handpick a delicious selection for monthly boxes.
They encourage participation from their Beer Club members, giving away points in exchange for reviews of their beers so they can continue to offer the highest standard to their subscribers.
Cost: From £24 Per Month
Honest Brew is first and foremost an online beer store for alcohol delivery. However, they do offer a great value for money subscription service for their brands.
With options of 6, 9 or 12 beers a month as options you can choose just how much you want to drink.
You can also prioritise IPAs and Pale Ales or Mixed Styles depending on your personal preference. A great drink subscription service for beer lovers.
Cost: £22.90 Per Month
Our friends at Savage Vines have developed the ultimate customisable wine subscription boxes.
You can choose the number of bottles, the frequency of delivery and the type of wine, making it the perfect box for any taste.
The wines are carefully sourced from independent growers around the world and shipped to you for a great price.
In fact, we challenge you to find a better, affordable, alternative to Savage Vines on the market. You can’t? Well, there you go.
Cost: £29.99 Per Month
For the highest quality Cider Club, look no further than Crafty Nectar. They seek out the best, most limited Ciders in the country, packed full of heritage.
They make sure their ciders are made sustainably and traditionally from real apples, not from concentrate.
They aim to transport you back to the 17th and 18th century when cider was held in higher esteem than the finest of wine.
You can even add a slice of award-winning cheese to accompany your alcohol subscription box.
Cost: From £15.50 Per Month
It’s bubbly time. Every month the guy at Bubble Box will bring on the celebrations with three bottles of bubbly from vineyards around the globe.
Alternatively, if you are an avid chef, you can choose the Gourmet box which will pair your bubbles with delicious recipes to make at home to really heighten those celebratory evenings.
The customisation of Bubble Box is less so but that just adds to the fun of the surprise.
Cost: £40 Per Month
I Love Gin
Gin and Tonic is one of the most classic alcohol combos. But making a really good one requires really good ingredients, usually way outside of your budget.
I Love Gin realised this and made great Gin and Tonic affordable for all, every month.
They will send you a delicious variety of flavoured gins and tonics to tickle your tastebuds at home by yourself or with friends.
Cost: From £14 Per Month
Summerton Whiskey Club
This alcohol subscription box does exactly what it says on the tin. It delivers Whiskey and only Whiskey. But boy is it good Whiskey.
They boast the best value for money, challenging you to find quality as they provide for cheaper. Although they only deliver one bottle bi-monthly, a quick check of the retail prices will leave you shocked at how cheap they are able to provide it to you.
The best part though, of course, is the Whiskey itself. They deliver rare and unique whiskies that they guarantee you won’t be able to find in any supermarket.
Cost: £50 Bi-Monthly
Girl’s night! Pop those corks, get pampered and swig back the bubbly. Princess Prosecco is absolutely perfect for the princess in you.
The worst part about this alcohol subscription service is choosing whether you want one of two bottles per month. And it doesn’t stop there. Each box is stuffed full of pampering goodies from snacks to eye masks and even fake lashes.
I challenge any of you to not be uplifted by a self-care evening hosted by Princess Prosecco.
Cost: From £33 Per Month
If you haven’t done any cocktail making during the covid pandemic then you have been missing out on a great, social pastime with your friends on zoom.
Stir-up makes that process much easier. They deliver a box filled with liquid ingredients to make and enjoy cocktails at home.
Unsure about the art of cocktail making? Their box comes with written and video instructions to help you along the way with the process. A tasty, unique take on the alcohol subscription box.
Cost: £29.95 Per Month
The Wine Society
If you’re looking for the top end of wine subscription boxes then it would be best to go to one of the most prestigious wine companies in the country.
The Wine Society hosts a number of benefits to being a member, offering some of the finest wines on the market. But more recently it has launched a monthly wine box.
‘Wine Without Fuss’ has an array of plans and options to get the most out of the world of wine. It will cost you a bit more than its competitors but trust us when we say you will be getting your money’s worth from these guys.
Cost: £85 Per Month
The Big Smoke Beer Collective
Type: Craft Beer
People pay big bucks to go to a brewery and sample delicious beer varieties in small glasses and pretend to know what they’re talking about.
The Big Smoke Beer Collective now allows you to do that every single month from the comfort of your own home.
Their alcohol subscription box comes with a wide selection of their finest beers in small tasting sized cans, along with one brand new recipe every month.
Your pint glass might stay dry but trust us when we say this is a whole lot of fun, particularly with your friends.
Cost: From £23 Per Month