Welcome to the Pinot+Pistols 2021 Gift Guide! I did a quick survey on my Instagram page to find out more about your holiday shopping wants and needs. You wanted to see options for practical/useful gifts at a variety of price points, and you told me it was extra important to you to support American small businesses. I feel the same way!
Below you will find a variety of gift options for the wine lover, the prepper, the learner, and the patriot in your life. If you’re located in the Portland, Oregon metro area, you’ll also find a few options for in-person shopping and experiences.
Throughout this guide, some of the links and discount codes provided earn me a small commission when you use them to make a purchase. By using those affiliate links and discount codes for your holiday shopping, you will be helping me to support some amazing small businesses that I believe in, and you will be supporting my own small business as well. Thank you in advance for spending your hard earned dollars with the companies below!
*retail prices shown (before discounts) as a reference
For The Wine Lover
Got a wino in your life? Here are a few fun wine gifts that your wine lover is sure to enjoy!
P+P x Joe Wall Wine Charms
I teamed up with Joe Wall, creator of incredible firearms inspired jewelry, to design firearms inspired brass wine charms! This will be a fun collectors item and a great way for your gun loving wino to display their love of both wine and firearms! This set includes a 9mm charm, a “pew pew” charm, and a P+P logo charm, and they come in a burgundy velvet bag.
P+P Wine Charms, 3-Charm Set, $40
Elysia Meyers is an artist in Colorado who uses an interesting medium for her art: wine! She takes the art of wine and transforms it into wine art for wine lovers to enjoy. Elysia's art makes a fantastic holiday gift for the wine lover in your life with lots of options to choose from! You can also gift a virtual wine painting workshop with Elysia if your wino is into arts & crafts!
Prints, starting at $28
2022 Calendar, $38
Gift Card for Wine Art, $25-$500
Gift Card for Virtual Workshop, $125-$345
Give the gift of wine! Vinebase is a direct to consumer wine marketplace featuring small producers that you won't find at the grocery store. It's sort of like the Etsy of wine! Vinebase's new gifting feature makes it easy to send a wine gift. You don't even need to know the person's address—just enter their name, phone number, and a gift message, and Vinebase will connect with the recipient to arrange shipping info. Shop from my recommendations on my tastemaker profile, or shop the entire database of wine based on your loved one's preferences.
Starting at $18/bottle, $15 shipping per winery
For locals to the Portland, Oregon metro area. Dauntless Wine Co is a veteran-owned and operated winery whose mission is to serve the veteran community through agriculture, mentorship, and charitable contribution. Their tasting room in Forest Grove, OR features their own wine, guest taps of veteran-made beer and cider, and some really cool military memorabilia. Gift a wine flight, or better yet, take your loved one to the tasting room to experience a flight together!
Wine flight, $15
For The Prepper (or soon to be prepper)
These days, being prepared is more necessary than ever, but it can be hard to get started. Help the people in your life get going or add to their supplies with a few essentials!
Urban Medical Gear is a veteran-owned and operated small business in Knoxville, TN with comprehensive, cost effective trauma kits and medical supplies at every level. Choose from a variety of options based on your loved ones hobbies and activities. You can even contact UMG to customize a kit for specific needs.
Use discount code pinotandpistols10 to save 10% on your order.
Combat Application Tourniquet, $30
Small Waist Pack (stocked), $96
Basic IFAK (individual first aid kit), $120
TRK-1 (trail response kit), $375
Ammo Squared is owned and operated by a husband and wife team in Nampa, ID. Their unique model allows you to set up an "ammo piggy bank" to fill with the caliber(s) of choice, on a budget and schedule that meets your needs. Set up a subscription for your loved on, or gift them an ammo credit that will be added to their account when they sign up.
When you use the link below to sign up, you'll receive a $20 ammo credit.
Ammo subscription, $20+
JUDY is an emergency preparedness company out of New York whose mission is to help every family stay prepared. Emergency preparedness can be intimidating and confusing, but JUDY's products make it simple to get started and learn. Emergency supplies from JUDY will make an awesome gift for the soon-to-be prepper in your life, especially for city dwellers with limited space.
The Mover Max - evacuation go bag, $195
The Safe - at home emergency kit, $295
JUDY Power - 1000W portable power station, $999
For locals to the Portland, Oregon metro area. Oregon Rifleworks is a locally owned, full service firearms shop in Tigard, OR. Shop in store for all things self-defense and firearms related, including knives, flashlights, gun parts and accessories, range gear, and more.
Mention Pinot+Pistols and receive a free ORW shirt when you spend $100 or more in store.
For The Learner
Does your person have a growth mindset? Are they always reading, learning, and seeking new skills? Here are a few options for the learner in your life.
For the person looking to make improvements as a shooter and/or concealed carrier, this training planner will be an awesome tool to help identify their goals, track their progress, and hold themselves accountable. Send the digital PDF to their tablet, or have it printed and bound at your local print shop for an extra special touch. Pairs perfectly with the eBook below!
P+P Training Planner for Shooters & Concealed Carriers, $12
Got a lady in your life on a concealed carry journey? This eBook by Elizabeth at Casual+Tactical is the perfect guide for new concealed carriers, or those looking to feel more comfortable and confident in their concealed carry journey. Pair it with the training planner above so your gal can put what she learns into practice!
Use discount code PINOTANDPISTOLS to save 25% on the eBook.
Women's Guide to Conceald Carry eBook, $20
Range time can be hard to come by and ammo is expensive! Mantis has training systems for pistol and AR-15 to help your firearms enthusiast get in quality training at home, complete with guided drills and real-time feedback.
Mantis Laser Academy (pistol), $149
Blackbeard: The Auto-Resetting Trigger System for AR-15, $220
For locals to the Portland, Oregon metro area. Invictus Defense Academy is veteran-owned combat sports, martial arts, and self defense training center in Beaverton, OR. Gift a 5 or 10 class punchcard and the recipient can choose from a variety of classes including krav maga, muay thai, combat fitness, heavy bag, and women's strength.
Visit Invictus Defense Academy to purchase a punchcard. See website for hours and location.
5-class punchcard, $125
10-class punchcard, $175
For The Patriot
Got someone that loves America and loves to show it? Here are a few thoughtful gift ideas for your patriot.
P+P WOODEN AMERICAN FLAG
This wooden American Flag is the perfect decor for your patriot. Gorgeous natural birch and cherry wood will blend in with any style and the 9mm spent brass as stars is a fun touch for the firearms enthusiast. At roughly 11.5 inches wide, 6.75 inches high, and 1.125 inches thick, this flag is just the right size to display on a bookshelf, mantel, or hang on a wall. Very limited quantity, so get your order in ASAP!
Wooden American Flag with Brass "Stars", $90
American Freedom Co is a small business in California, owned and operated by fierce patriot and mama of two. You patriot will love the high-quality, stylish clothing with a dose of 'Merica. Shop from the current inventory or give a gift card so your person can get in on the launch product they love most.
AFC gift card, $25-$200
This one is a fun gift for the 2A advocate in your life. Purchase a downloadable art print with the text of the second amendment (3 styles to choose from), have it printed at your favorite local print shop, and pick out a frame that suits your patriot's style. It will feel custom and personal, and your patriot will love it!
2A Downloadable Art Print, $3.50
Warrior Poet Society is a veteran-owned small business in Georgia with a focus on growing a community of like-minded individuals who train and fight for a higher purpose. The Warrior Poet Society Network is a streaming service where your patriot can enjoy unlimited streaming of original content, learn from top industry experts, and help fight Big Tech censorship. Gift a subscription from one month to a year.
WPSN Subscription, $10-$100
Again, thank you so much for helping me to support these amazing business, and for helping to support my small business as well! Wishing you and your family a wonderful holiday season and a very Merry Christmas!