You don’t have to be a kid to find the Christmas countdown virtually unbearable, what with all those presents under the tree just waiting to be exchanged and enjoyed! We get it, you guys. We really get it.
Have no fear, our fellow Christmas lovers! While you were busy stocking 24 days of holiday treasures into advent calendars for your kids, we were busy rounding up ways to make the Christmas countdown just as fun — grown-up style!
WHISKEY ADVENT CALENDAR
Baby, it’s cold outside which is why they invented this whiskey advent calendar for grown-ups! Behind each naughty window hides a different (and delicious) 3cl sample dram of whiskey!
Available from MasterofMalt; $156.57
ASBACH URALT BRANDY-FILLED CHOCOLATE ADVENT CALENDAR
Nibble your way to Christmas with 24 delicious gourmet Asbach Uralt brandy-filled chocolates behind each door! Christmas never felt so warm and fuzzy!
Available from MostlyChocolate.com; $41.95
CRAFT BEER ADVENT CALENDAR
This marks the fifth year the Craft Beer Advent Calendar has been released to overwhelming demand, and we can see why. This coveted calendar features 24 unique beers from North America that’s just perfect for the beer lover in your family.
Available from Sherbrook Liquor Store, $150
YANKEE CANDLE ADVENT CALENDAR
Bask in the sweet smell and warm glow of Christmas with 24 tea light candles in 12 seasonal scents.
Available from Yankee Candle; $29.99
CIATE ADVENT CALENDAR
Ooo la la — 20 nail art minis (including 18 shades and 2 nail toppers) allow your tips to sparkle and shine this holiday with Ciate’s Mini Mani month!
Available from Sephora; $59
THE GINVENT CALENDAR
Have a gin lover in the family? Make their Christmas merry and bright with this Ginvent calendar featuring 24 3cl samples of artisanal gins from around the globe!
Available from MasterOfMalt; $130.07
TEA ADVENT GARLAND
There’s nothing quite like a steaming hot cup of tea on a cold December day to get us in the holiday spirit. Now you can enjoy the tradition with 24 numbered tea bags, each containing a different flavor of ArtfulTea. Mmmmerry Christmas indeed!
Available from Etsy’s ArtfulTea; $48.95