382 Trending alcohol names for dogs

There are many reasons you may want to find dog names after alcohol… maybe you have a favorite drink, bartend, or own a brewery. Or simply enjoy a glass of wine or bottle of craft beer at the end of a long week. Naming a dog after something you love is a great idea.

We have you covered with both female and male beer, wine, liquor, and craft beer names… I’m certain you will find the perfect fitting alcohol name for your new puppy.

IMPORTANT: you may love your beer, wine or mixed drink… but alcohol is very dangerous for dogs. Do not allow your puppy or dog to drink any alcohol.

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133 Beer names for dogs

Calling all beer connoisseurs, we have the complete list of American, Irish, German, Australian and craft beer names for your dog.

The 5 most common beer names are:

  1. Bud
  2. Porter
  3. Hops
  4. Ale
  5. Stout

I searched for all the top, most popular beers and handpicked all the names that would make great dog names.  Have fun with it, at the very least you may find a new beer to try!

  • Ale
  • Amber
  • Amstel
  • Augustiner (German)
  • Balter (Australian)
  • Barley
  • Barrel
  • Basin
  • Berliner
  • Big Dog
  • Blondie
  • Bluey (Australian)
  • Bock
  • Bomber
  • Brett
  • Brewer
  • Bud (American)
  • Buffalo Bill
  • Bung
  • Busch (American)
  • Carboy
  • Carlton (Australian)
  • Case
  • Chimay (Belgium)
  • Chinook
  • Chug
  • Cooper (Australian)
  • Coors (American)
  • Corona (maybe Cora in light of 2020)
  • Cricketers (Australian)
  • Crusher
  • Danny Boy
  • Dark Horse
  • Dex
  • Dixie
  • Dorothy
  • Dunkel
  • Emerald
  • Ester
  • Fire Iron
  • Firestone
  • Flanders (Belgium)
  • Flora
  • Foster
  • Früh (German)
  • Fuggles
  • Fuzzy
  • Galena
  • Genny
  • Glarus (American)
  • Gold (Australian)
  • Goliath
  • Goose
  • Growler
  • Gruit
  • Guiness
  • Hahn (Australian)
  • Harp (Irish)
  • Harviestoun (Scotish)
  • Hazy
  • Hefeweizen (German)
  • Heineken
  • Helles
  • Honey
  • Hops
  • Hopscotch
  • Houblon (Belgium)
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  • Icehouse
  • IPA
  • Irish
  • Jolly
  • Julius
  • Keg
  • Keystone
  • Kilkenny (Irish)
  • King
  • Kölsch (German)
  • Lace
  • Lager
  • Lime
  • Lou Pepe
  • Magners (Irish)
  • Malt
  • Maple
  • Mash
  • Michelob (American)
  • Mickey
  • Miller (American)
  • Milly
  • Modelo (Mexican)
  • Murphy (Irish)
  • Ohara (Irish)
  • Pabst Blue Ribbon (American)
  • Paulaner (German)
  • Peach
  • Pilsner (American)
  • Pint
  • Pirate (Australian)
  • Plato
  • Porter
  • Prim
  • Pub
  • Radler (Australian)
  • Red Dog
  • Resin
  • River
  • Roger (Australian)
  • Rowley
  • Saison
  • Sapporo (Japanese)
  • Shiner (American)
  • Sierra
  • Six Pack
  • Skol
  • Smithwicks (Irish)
  • Sosus
  • Spaten (German)
  • Steersman (Australian)
  • Stone (Australian)
  • Stout
  • Swish
  • Tab
  • Tannin
  • Thicket
  • Trappist Tripel (Belgium)
  • Tun (Australian)
  • Velvet
  • Walker
  • Warsteiner (German)
  • Westly
  • Wild Irish Goose (Irish)
  • Windhoek (Australian)
  • Wort

If I missed your favorite beer, please let me know below in the comments so I can add it to the list!

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84 Wine names for dogs

Imagine yourself sitting down after a long day, with a glass in one hand and your dog in the other. Wine enthusiast here is the best and complete list with red, white and sparkling wine names for your puppy:

  • Abagtha (Father of the wine-press)
  • Adrianna
  • Alba
  • Albraino
  • Amarone
  • Bacchus (God of wine)
  • Barbera
  • Barolo
  • Beau
  • Bellini
  • Beringer
  • Blanc
  • Blush
  • Bodega
  • Bordeaux
  • Brande
  • Brunello
  • Brut
  • Bubbly
  • Cabernet
  • Carlisle
  • Carménére
  • Catena
  • Cava
  • Chablis
  • Chardonnay
  • Chareau
  • Chenin
  • Claret
  • Cork(ey)
  • Crush
  • Dionysus (God of wine)
  • Dom
  • Fiano
  • Franc
  • Frascati
  • Gallo
  • Gamay
  • Grenache
  • Gris
  • Gruner
  • Hardy
  • Henri
  • Hermann
  • Malbec
  • Melon
  • Merlot
  • Moscato
  • Nebbi
  • Nebbiolo
  • Nero
  • Noir
  • Opus
  • Pinot
  • Port
  • Red
  • René
  • Rhone
  • Ries(ling)
  • Rioja
  • Rosé
  • Rosso
  • Sangria
  • Semillon
  • Sherry
  • Shira
  • Sirah
  • Sommelier
  • Spice
  • Spritz
  • Sutter
  • Sweet
  • Syrah
  • Tempranillo
  • Torrontes
  • Verdejo
  • Verdicchio
  • Vermentino
  • Vinny
  • Vino
  • Viognier
  • Viognier
  • Zapata
  • Zin(fandel)

If you don’t like any of these wine names for your dog, then maybe you should head to your local wine cellar and be inspired!

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165 Liquor and Whiskey dog names

So many fun cocktails drinks… you just may find your new favorite drink to name your dog after!

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    • Absinthe
    • Absolut
    • Alchy
    • Alky
    • Amaretto
    • Americano
    • Appletini
    • Aviation
    • Bacardi
    • Bailey
    • Barbie
    • Barley
    • Barrel
    • Bellini
    • Bingey
    • Blackout
    • Bloody Mary
    • Blotto
    • Blue
    • Blue Hawaiian
    • Boilermaker
    • Bomber
    • Boozer
    • Bourbon
    • Bramble
    • Brandy
    • Brave Bull
    • Brooklyn
    • Brox
    • Buck
    • Buzz
    • Captain
    • Captain Morgan
    • Char
    • Chaser
    • Cheers
    • Chill
    • Chug
    • Chugger
    • Colada
    • Collins
    • Cooper
    • Cosmo (politan)
    • Crown
    • Cuervo
    • Curacao
    • Daiquiri
    • Designated Driver
    • Fireball
    • Fizz
    • Fizz
    • Flute
    • Fuzzy Navel
    • Gimlet
    • Gin
    • Ginger
    • Godfather
    • Goggles
    • Goldschlager
    • Goose
    • Grain
    • Hammer
    • Hangover
    • Harvey Wallbanger
    • Haze
    • Hennessy
    • Highlander
    • Hurricane
    • Irish Coffee
    • Jack
    • Jager
    • Jagermeister
    • Jameson
    • JD
    • Jigger
    • Jim Beam
    • Johnnie Walker
    • Jose
    • Julep
    • Kaluha
    • Kamikaze
    • Kentucky
    • Lady
    • Lemon Drop
    • Liquor
    • Lush
    • Mai Tai
    • Malt
    • Manhattan
    • Margarita
    • Martinez
    • Martini
    • Mary
    • Mash
    • Master
    • Merry
    • Mimosa
    • Mojito
    • Moonshine
    • Morgan
    • Mosco
    • Mudslide
    • Mug
    • Mugger
    • Mugsy
    • Mule
    • Negroni
    • Old Fashioned
    • Paloma
    • Patron
    • Piña Colada
    • Pink Lady
    • Pisco
    • Plaster
    • Rob Roy
    • Rocky
    • Rum
    • Rumrunner
    • Russian
    • Rusty Nail
    • Rye
    • Saloon
    • Sambuka
    • Sangria
    • Sazerac
    • Schnapps
    • Scotch
    • Screwdriver
    • Seven
    • Shaker
    • Shine
    • Shirley Temple
    • Shooter
    • Shot
    • Shotgun
    • Sidecar
    • Skyy
    • Smirnoff
    • SoCo
    • Soda
    • Spike
    • Spirit
    • Spritzer
    • Stagger
    • Stinger
    • Tango
    • Tavern
    • Tennessee
    • Tequila
    • Tequila Sunrise
    • Tipsy
    • Toast
    • Toasty
    • Toddy
    • Tom Collins
    • Tonic
    • Tun
    • Velvet
    • Vesper
    • Virgin
    • Vodka
    • Whiskey
    • Woo Woo
    • Yukon Jack
    • Zombie

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    About the Author Debi@RescueDogs101

    Debi McKee is a mom of three kids, three dogs and the creator of Rescue Dogs 101... where she guides you in your journey of adopting and raising a rescue dog every step of the way. She also volunteers for a local dog rescue and Humane Society.

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