Do you have a Buffalover to buy for this Christmas? We gathered up some of our favorite local products that are great gift ideas for any buffalo guy this year.
If it’s a sports guy you’re shopping for, check out Store716. From Bills, Sabres and more – their original t-shirts make the perfect gift. Store716 also released their brand new trivia game this season called “You Gotta Know Buffalo.” The game tests players on Buffalo sports trivia ranging from football, hockey, coaches, draft picks and more. You can find more information on store716.com
Why not give the gift of warmth and style this season? New Era Cap has just the that. New Era’s flagship store is located right in downtown Buffalo on Delaware Avenue and has caps for any team you’re looking for. Check out the new styles at New Era Cap this season at neweracap.com
A special cap made by New Era is also a big trend this holiday season. The Sabres are also selling a special edition “Tyler’s Toque” New Era winter cap at the Sabres Store. They come with a Tyler Myers card, and a membership to the Buffalo Olmstead Parks. Get yours at www.sabres.com/toques
Looking to dress up your gift? Take a trip to the Elmwood Village and visit the guys at Bureau. The made to order suit and shirt company has accessories and suits you can’t find anywhere else. Winging It featured their neckties and pocket squares which are hand made in Milan, Italy. The neckties are made in a width that is versatile for anybody type and occasion. For more information on Bureau visit bureaumade.com
From Elmwood Avenue over to Hertel Avenue, Blue Collar has apparel and accessories that can work for anyone on your list. If you’re trying to keep warm this winter check out their Lisa B Merino cashmere socks, Upstate Stock Ragwool Gloves and Honns Tech Friendly Gloves. For more information on Blue Collar visit bluecollarbuffalo.tumblr.com
Got an early bird to shop for? Give the gift of a good morning with Public Espresso. Our friends over at Public Espresso have made gift giving easy this season with two holiday kits. Winging It showcased the “Coffee Nerd Starter Kit” which comes with everything you need to get into brewing your own pour-over coffee. They also offer a “Coffee Adventurer Kit” which features 4 half-pounds of different coffees from around the world. For more information on Public Espresso visit publicespresso.com
BuffaBEER lovers will definitely need to check out the brand new Flying Bison Brewing Company this holiday season. The brewery moved from their location on Ontario Street to Seneca Street, right across from Larkin Square. Pick up a growler or t-shirt – they make a great gift! Visit flyingbisonbrewing.com for more information.
From local breweries to local distilleries, there’s a brand new distilling company in town! Buffalo Distilling Company just released their bourbon whiskey in July of this year. You can find their whiskey in multiple local restaurants and they now have added an apple brandy to their product line. The company is in the works of opening a distillery near the Larkin District in Spring 2015. Check out bflodistilling.com for more information.