Every Friday we raise a glass to celebrate some of the best new boozy bottles to hit store shelves. This week we’re getting ready to toast 2016 out of existence. But instead of popping champagne, let’s crack open our most glam, end-of-year beers and wines. Now remind us, how does “Auld Lang Syne” go?
Shower Beer, by Snask
After a schadenfreude-filled year, it’s imperative that we start the night on the right foot. Best enjoyed with a pairing of suds, this small bottle can be polished in three gulps as you prepare for 2017. Plus, this playful yet mighty 10% brew also showcases our favorite color: pink.
Lunar Calendar Wine, by Javier Garduño Estudio de Diseño
Even though Lunar New Year is weeks away, this sleek and polished wine has already secured a place on our top shelf for 2017 with its black-and-white, suit-and-tie brand of celestial beauty. This design’s dreamy silk-screened calendar can be put to use all year—bringing reusable bottles to new levels.
Old Blue Last Beer, by VICE and Safari Sundays
New Year’s eve wouldn’t be complete without bubbles and metallic shine, so here’s a rebelliously pared down brew that fulfills both requirements. Combining the classic simplicity of VICE’s London pub and the industrial look of its Brooklyn headquarters, and all you need is a hearty rendition of “Auld Lang Syne” and a fistful of confetti.
Wild Heaven Beer, by GENTLEMAN
As we look to the new year and wonder what 2017 holds in store for us, let’s get pensive with this witchy beer in hand. While packed with the mysterious and ornate beauty of tarot cards, the design is infused with a contemporary and crisp look, with spooky astronomical symbols.