The 23 Best Gifts for 21-Year-Olds in 2019

Find the perfect gift to mark this special occasion

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Our Top Picks

Drinking Buddies Drink Markers at Amazon

"You’ll always keep track of your drink."

Casa Amigos Cocktail Mix Gift Set at Williams-Sonoma

"Enjoy delicious cocktails in the comfort of your own home."

Monogram Flask Set at Nordstrom

"This leather flask makes drinking on-the-go feel luxurious."

Mini Flip Cup Game at Uncommon Good

"Complete with mini glasses and a portable board."

Carry On Cocktail Kit at Amazon

"A gift for the jetsetter in your life."

Oster cordless wine opener at Amazon

"Takes the hassle out and gets you that much closer to unwinding with your favorite bottle."

Boozy Ice Cream Pack at Tipsy Scoop

"Booze and Ice cream all-in-one."

Pass The Desk at Amazon

"Brings together laughter, fun, and lots of beer under one roof."

Sushi Making Kit at Uncommon Goods

"Making sushi at home has never been easier."

Beeropoly Board Game at Uncommon Goods

"The ultimate gift for the beer connoisseur in your life."

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    Drinking Buddies Drink Markers

    Drinking Buddies

    NPA USA 

    At any party, there’s always someone guilty of forgetting which drink is theirs. Luckily, with the Drinking Buddies drink markers, you’ll always keep track of your drink. Put these little figures on your beverage to liven up any party.

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    Casa Amigos Cocktail Mix Gift Set

    Cocktail Mixer Set

    Casamigos

    This set from George Clooney’s beloved tequila company lets you enjoy delicious cocktails in the comfort of your own home. Complete with two mixers and two kinds of rim salt, this set is guaranteed to wow your guests. Just be sure to purchase the tequila to go with it.

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    Monogram Flask Set

    Monogram Flask Set

     Cathy's Concepts

    A luxurious, monogrammed flask is a timeless object that will be used for years to come. Featuring two shot glasses, an easy-to-use funnel, and a sleek leather design—this leather flask makes drinking on-the-go feel luxurious.

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    Mini Flip Cup Game

    Mini Flip Cup

    Uncommon Goods

    This adorable flip cup set makes it easy to play flip cup on-the-go. Complete with mini glasses and a portable board, this game can be played by up to 8 players at once. The best things always come in small sizes.

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    Carry On Cocktail Kit

    If you’re in search for a gift for the jet setter in your life, this cocktail kit says it all. Complete with TSA friendly tools, your favorite drink mixes, and recipe cards, pack this along in your carry-on to take your beverage on board to the next level.

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    Oster Cordless Wine Opener

    Cordless Electric Wine Opener

    Oster

    Sometimes popping open your favorite bottle of wine isn’t as easy as it seems. Fortunately, the Oster Cordless Wine Opener takes the hassle out and gets you that much closer to unwinding with your favorite bottle. Peel off the foil and place the opener over the cork and watch this gadget work its magic.

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    Boozy Ice Cream Pack

    icecream

    Tipsy Scoop

    What’s better than booze and Ice cream all-in-one? Popular boozy ice cream brand Tipsyscoop’s party packs are a great treat to send your loved one. Featuring four flavors of your choice, add some party accessories to your order to amplify this boozy party.

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    Pass The Desk: America’s #1 Adult Drinking Card Game

    What better way to mark the entrance into legal adulthood than an adult drinking game? This drinking game favorite brings together laughter, fun, and lots of beer under one roof. Gather up a group of up to 8 pals and for an evening of fun.

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    Sushi Making Kit

    Sushi Making kit

    Uncommon Goods

    Making sushi at home has never been easier. Complete with a rolling mat, rice, recipes, and sushi ingredients, unleash your inner foodie and make your favorite sushi rolls. Better yet, this set comes with suggested drink pairings to go with your homemade sushi.

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    Dagne Dover Landon Carryall

    weekender bag

    Dagne Dover

    This beloved travel staple makes any weekend trip a breeze. Featuring a laptop holder, shoe bag, and mesh electronic case, this neoprene weekender is a durable and sleek unisex bag for them to take along on any trip.

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    Beer Chiller Sticks for Bottles

    Nothing is worse than a warm, flat bottle of beer. Luckily with these beer chiller sticks from Amazon, your beer stays cold longer. Pop these sticks in the freezer for 45 minutes before desired drinking time, and enjoy your ice-cold beer. Cheers!

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    Beeropoly Board Game

    Beeropoly

     Uncommon Goods

    This is the ultimate gift for the beer connoisseur in your life. Featuring a handcrafted pinewood board and colored bottle cap game pieces, players are taken through a variety of elimination challenges from rhyming, dancing, to chugging. The last player standing must drink beer from the community cup, a cup of beer in the middle of the board in order to claim their crown.

    Do you enjoy playing board games? Take a look at our article on the best board games for adults.

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    "The One Where ... Turns 21" Mug

    Mug

    Etsy

    This themed mug is perfect for your "Friends" obsessed pal. Microwavable, and dishwasher safe—this mug is a gift that will be used for years to come.

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    Malin + Goetz’s Dark Rum Candle

    Rum candle

    Malin + Goetz

    Nothing makes a room more inviting than a great smelling candle. Malin + Goetz’s best selling Dark Rum candle combines the muskiness of rum, with hints of rich vanilla and amber patchouli for an intoxicating scent. 

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    True Wine Stain Removing Wipes

    Never suffer from wine stained teeth again with these powerful wipes. These party savers wipe away remnants of even the driest reds, keeping your teeth looking fresh.

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    Voluspa Prosecco Rose Candle

    Voluspa candles combine luxury and divine scents at an affordable price tag. Their prosecco rose-scented candle makes the perfect booze inspired gift for your favorite 21-year-old.

    Check out our article on the best scented candles.

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    Williams Sonoma Homemade Gin Kit

    Homemade Gin Kit

     Williams Sonoma

    Make high-quality gin in your home with this set from William Sonoma. This set includes aromatic herbs, botanicals, a strainer, and funnel to help you make your own unique bottle of gin. The set doesn’t include the required bottle of vodka, so make sure to pick up a bottle before enjoying it.

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    Drunk Elephant “The Littles” Set

    The Littles

    Drunk Elephant

    If you’re in search for a gift for the skincare lover in your life, look no further. This gift set by beloved brand Drunk Elephant features their bestsellers in adorable mini packaging. Complete with serums, moisturizers, and face wash, transform your skincare routine with this set.

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    Drink UP 2. OZ Shot Glass with Breathalyzer

    This gag gift is a guaranteed crowd-pleaser. Featuring a 21st birthday shot glass and mini breathalyzer, track your blood alcohol during your night of fun.

    Looking for more fun ideas? Check our best stocking stuffers guide.

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    Sharper Image Mini Beer Pong Tabletop

    This portable beer pong table takes beer pong to the next level. The set includes a wooden board, 25 plastic cups, catapults, and beer pong balls so you can play beer pong virtually anywhere! The wooden table folds up for easy storage on the go.

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    Shakoolie Happy Hour in the Shower

    Ever wanted to take your drink in the shower? Now you can with the Shakoolie Happy Hour In The Shower Beer Holder. Made of velcro and easy to set up, stick it to your shower wall and keep your drink ice cold during your shower.

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    Cold Brew Coffee Maker

    This gift is the ultimate gift for the coffee lover in your life. Featuring a mason jar and a stainless steel filter, pour in your favorite coffee or tea and pop it in the fridge overnight to enjoy your favorite beverages. Make cold brew anywhere, from the comfort of your dorm room, to at home in your kitchen.

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    Monogrammed Wine Glasses

    wine glasses

    Mark & Graham 

    Stemless wine glasses are a perfect addition to any home bar. Durable, BPA free, and shatterproof, these personalized glasses add a splash of luxury without the steep price tag. Monogram your loved one’s initials and choose their favorite color for the ultimate 21st birthday present.

    Need more gift ideas for the young adult in your life? Check out our roundup of the best college graduation gifts.