Looking for some Father’s Day inspiration? Treat your dad to one of these gorgeous foodie gifts…
For the wine connoisseur: Ely Wine Bars Wine & Chocolate Gift Box, €60.
This box contains two wines; a Tobia ‘Cuvee’ White from the Rioja region of Spain and an Adega Algueira ‘Mencia’, from the Ribeira Sacra, in the eastern part of Galicia which can be paired with the Bean & Goose Chocolate, made in Wexford, or the Nobu Chocolate, a vegan chocolate made from Congan Cocoa nibs with cashew nut butter and coconut. You can also leave a Father’s Day message in the ‘special instructions’ box, and they’ll add it to a beautiful card from local artist Ruth Cahill of Duck Blue.
For more information, visit http://Elywinebar.ie.
Or check out Box of Wine’s Father’s Day Box, €69.95.
Try Box of Wine’s “You did a grape job raisin me, Dad!” gift, which includes a fine Champagne or boutique wine, a luxurious natural shaving brush complete with creamy Dalkey handmade shaving soap, luscious Skellig’s Chocolates, essential Father’s Day “Best Dad” socks from Sock Society, and a limited edition insulated tumbler for their Châteauneuf-du-‘Papa’ or chosen tipple.
For more information, visit https://boxofwine.ie/.
For a tasty barbecue treat: The Bujo BBQ box, €80.
The BuJo Burger kit contains a gourmet hotdog kit, smoky BBQ ribs and accompanied with Cajun-spiced corn on the cob, couscous and smoked paprika and garlic seasoned roast potatoes.
For more information, visit https://shop.bujo.ie/.
For the whiskey aficionado: Jameson Black Barrel: Cask Strength Dad Edition, €100.
This triple distilled, twice charred whiskey with a rich smooth taste is a great gift idea for dad. The Jameson Black Barrel which is a tribute to their coopers, who give their bourbon barrels an additional charring to add richness and complexity to the spirit.
For more information, visit: https://shop.jamesonwhiskey.com/products/jameson-bottle-your-own.
For the barbecue king: Avoca BBQ Hamper, €100
This great Father’s Day gift contains all the best barbecue favourites, including: Mic’s Chilli BBQ Sauce, Mics Chilli Foam & Fury Hot Sauce, Great Northern Larder Beef Spice Rub, Avoca Balsamic & Olive Oil, Clintons Flame Grilled Crisps, foldable barbecue tools, the Little Book Of BBQ and a Bottle of Kaiken Classico Mendoza Malbec 2019.
For more information, visit: https://www.avoca.com/en/hampers/bbq-hamper.
For a fun family cook along: Cook Along with Chef Dan Keane of Urban Brewing, free of charge
Try this virtual cook-along with Chef Dan Keane this Sunday June 20th at 12:30pm, part of the Eat the Streets Festival. The cook along will be hosted by the Head Chef of Stack A Restaurant at Urban Brewing in Dublin, and is free to attend.
For more information, visit: http://www.eventbrite.ie/e/eat-the-streets-festival-cook-along-with-chef-dan-keane-tickets-154314106647