Stuck on gift ideas this Father’s Day 2021? Let our guide be dads next favourite tipple!
Whether your dad is a self-proclaimed zythophile (beer lover), a whisky on the rocks type of guy, has a thing for gin or maybe just likes to wine whilst he dines, we’ve got something for all types of tastebuds.
Just as the countdown to Father’s Day 2021 starts, make sure you’re ready with a present that he’ll love thanks to our ultimate Father’s Day gift guide for 2021 with the top 10 alcohol gift ideas.
We’ll cheers to that!
Glengoyne Cask Strength Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Titled as the slowest whisky distiller in Scotland, since Glengoyne’s inception they’ve been renowned for their legendary original taste. Although they stick to their traditional hand-crafting methods, Glengoyne has recently announced a modern makeover with 100 per cent recyclable packaging. The perfect gift for any dad this Father’s Day 2021, Glengoyne Cask Strength Single Malt Scotch Whisky features flavours of digestive biscuits, ripe bananas and a hint of pepper. Robust and full-bodied, this is a whisky of the utmost strength.
Young Henrys Noble Cut Gin
Bold, untraditional and innovative. If these words easily describe your dad, then he’ll be sure to fall in love with this quirky release, Young Henrys Noble Cut Gin ($73.89). Proudly distilled in Newtown, New South Wales; this drop uses blending techniques and flavours from both beer brewing and gin distilling. The best of both worlds, this Australian gin uses native ingredients, Australian botanicals such as lemon myrtle and, interestingly, Tasmanian grown hops giving this tipple a mineral complexity drinkers are expected to find in white wine. A must this Father’s Day 2021.
Craft Cartel Top 10 Tinnies
Sometimes you need to find 10 ways to tell your dad that you love him. But, this Father’s Day 2021, Craft Cartel has designed the ultimate gift idea for all of the beer-loving Aussie dads out there: the Top 10 Tinnies ($79) pack. Embracing Australian craft brewers, this pack includes 10 craft beer cans, a $20 Craft Cartel voucher, a beer glass guide and delivery. With Moon Dog, Pirate Life, Two Birds, Jetty Road, Nomad and Sydney Brewery making an appearance; this is one sip you won’t want your dad to miss out on.
Penfolds Bin 28 Kalimna Shiraz 2019 Vintage
Special occasions means that special wine must be enjoyed. And, much like this vintage, we all know that things mature with age – just like dads (well most of them). This Father’s Day 2021, treat his tastebuds to a treasured treat thanks to Penfolds Bin 28 Kalimna Shiraz 2019 Vintage. Taking home 93 Points at the Halliday Wine Companion, a pinnacle release of Penfolds collection, Bin 28 Kalimna Shiraz 2019 Vintage captures the signature flavourings of both fruit and oak in one bold package. Perfect if you can celebrate with dad or even if you want to send it and store it for the future.
Everleigh Bottling Co. The Famous Four Set
If dad likes his tipples shaken, stirred and garnished, then we’ve got the best gift idea to suit his tastebuds this Father’s Day 2021. Meet The Famous Four Set ($69). Designed by Everleigh Bottling Co., in this collection gift box dad will find four classic ready-made cocktails. Including a Martini, Negroni, Manhattan and an Old Fashioned; all dad needs to do is chill, pour, garnish and then enjoy. No cocktail making experience required!
Scapegrace Black Dry Gin
If you’re looking for the best gin to treat your dad with this Father’s Day 2021, then the winner of the 2018 Best London Dry Gin at the International Spirits Awards in London is sure to be your best bet. Meet Scapegrace Black Dry Gin – it’s the world’s first naturally black gin crafted in New Zealand. Featuring fresh botanicals with touches of butterfly pea, sweet potato, and Aronia berry, this gin also has aromas of saffron and sweet pineapple. Shake it up into a cocktail or blend with tonic to see the deep purple turn into a brighter red berry colour.
Coopers DIY Brew Beer Kit
We can all admit that our dads love to get hands-on and start new projects. But, what if a new hobby would involve the thing he loves most? That’s right, beer! Thanks to Coopers DIY Brew Beer Kit ($119), dad can be sipping on his own homemade beer in no time. With more than 20 different styles to choose from, inside every kit dad will find everything he needs to make his own beer at home in four simple steps. Producing 23 litres of beer in each mixture, in two weeks his garage will soon turn into a brewery. The best alcohol and experience Father’s Day gift out there!
House of Arras Blanc de Blancs NV
Father’s Day calls for bubbles. And, when it comes to sparkling wine, no one does it better than House of Arras’ Blanc de Blancs NV. Elegant with powerful flavours of grapefruit pith, this drop features lifted aromas of honeysuckle, white peach and lemon oil. With a silk palate and overall balance,House of Arras’ Blanc de Blancs NV is best served with freshly shucked oysters that are served with a side of lemon to enhance the flavourful characteristics of this bewitching wine.
The Macallan 12 Year Old Double Cask Single Malt Scotch Whisky
Dad deserves the best of the best. And, this Father’s Day 2021 is no exception. Which is why The Macallan 12 Year Old Double Cask Single Malt Scotch Whisky should be your go-to for the ultimate gift. Winning a double gold medal at the San Francisco World Spirits Competition 2017, thanks to its marriage of two wood types – American and European oak – this drop is smooth, sweet and equally balanced on the palate. Featuring citrus and a light oak taste it is all finished with Macallan’s refined rich fruit and wood spice characteristics.
Australian Distilling Co. Gin
Australian Distilling Co. Does your dad love gin? If so, why not take him back to his origins thanks to Australian Distilling Co. this Father’s Day 2021. A historical, Australian-made spirits brand, Australian Distilling Co. started with Michael Hickinbotham’s grandfather earning a name for establishing Australia’s and the world’s first degrees dedicated to winemaking. Today, the family name has lived on in six bespoke gins inspired by the beautiful and regions of Australia. Take your pick from Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Perth, Darwin and Brisbane – a patriotic sip is guaranteed.
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