Local Wine, Beer & Cider

A Year of Firsts Wedding Gift


I had so much fun putting this wedding gift together for my brother and sister-in-law. I wanted to do something special for them and this was perfect. I think most people know how much I love local wine and how much I enjoy introducing it to others.


I included a bottle of wine for each milestone during their first year of marriage. Each bottle had a tag telling them when they should drink it and a little poem on the back.

I had a few bottles in mind that I definitely wanted to include and had so much fun picking out the others. You can include any milestones you want but I decided on: honeymoon, first night home as Mr. & Mrs., first dinner party, first fight, first Thanksgiving, first Christmas, first Valentine’s Day, first New Year’s Eve, first anniversary.


The honeymoon wine was called “French Kiss”, there was a bubbly for New Year’s eve, and the first fight wine was called “Guilty Men”. I also picked bottles that were served at their rehearsal dinner, wedding and one the bridal party enjoyed at our lunch the day before the wedding.




One thought on “A Year of Firsts Wedding Gift

  1. How clever!!! What a fantastic gift with so much thought. You’re such a good big sister!
    Ps how about one for a former babysitter of yours lol

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