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Best Fathers’ Day gift ideas (2021): great gifts that he’ll actually want

The best Fathers' Day gifts for doting dads.

Best Fathers’ Day gift ideas (2021): great gifts that he’ll actually want

Fathers’ Day is always a tricky time, as your dad will always say that he doesn’t need a gift for you to make him happy. But he does, he really, really does.

With this in mind, here’s a bunch of the best Fathers’ Day gifts around, along with links to our bigger buying guides. So, if what we are offering isn’t quite what you wanted, then check them out also.
Here you will find our choice of gifts that will make him smile on the big day and give you a few brownie points that you will inevitably use up the next time you have a few too many brewskis down the Duck And Pond.

Best Fathers’ Day gift ideas

Best Fathers’ Day gift ideas

1. Keepr's Smoked Honey Bourbon

£42
Buy now from Amazon

Aged for 18 months in White American Oak Barrels and finished in an English distillery with with Cotswold water and infused with smoked 100% British Honey, Keepr really has created a unique drink that we can't get enough of. There is a brilliant balance between smoke and honey, all the while the bourbon cuts through.

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2. Masons Original personalised gin

£34
Buy now from Mason's

We can vouch that the liquid inside this personalised bottle of Masons gin is top notch, while the personalisation bit adds a touch of class to the glass. If your dad is a G&T fan, then look no further than this one.

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3. LX Candle: The Morning After

£44
Buy now from LX LAb

LX Lab prove that designer candles don't have to be stuffy. Founded by designer Laurent Guinci and his team, these candles smell fantastic and come in two ranges: AM (a lighter, softer range) and PM (a scent that packs a bit more power). We're fans of The Morning After which has the heady scent of linen and aftershave.

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4. Ezra Brooks Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey

£27.28
Buy now from Amazon

Ezra Brooks Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey is a great gift for a dad who likes his whiskey with an 'e'. We've taste tested and there's a really nice dollop of spice and vanilla in the taste, with a peppery finish. It's made right on the Kentucky Bourbon Trail by Lux Row Distillers and also works well in a mint julep.

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5. Boglins King Vlobb Hand Puppet

£40
Buy now from Lost Universe

If your dad grew up in the 80s, then it is very likely that he had a Boglin as a pet. This is an official replica of the Boglins King Vlobb Hand Puppet and looks great. Oh, and if you use the code SUPER10 then you should be able to get 10% off the price.

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6. The Golden Gun Keyring

£15.95
Buy now from the 007 Store

While we all sit patiently and wait for Not Time To Die to hit the big screen, this Golden Gun keyring, inspired by Francisco Scaramanga's weapon of choice, is a must for any Bond-loving dad.

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7. Taskmaster Board Game

£19.99
Buy now from Smyths

Get your dad to relive the Taskmaster show with this fantastic board game which takes the best bits of Taskmaster and allows you to play them in the comfort of your own home.

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8. R2-D2 Star Wars Multi Pressure Cooker

£99.99
Buy now from Instant Brands

Look, there isn't much to say about this one, other than it's a freakin' pressure cooker that has been made to look like R2-D2. If your dad is into high-intensity cooking, with a love of a galaxy far, far away then this is a very special gift indeed.

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9. Gladstone Axe

£32
Buy now from Amazon

The Gladstone Axe is a great spin on blended whisky, blending Highland Malt Whisky selected from 14 distilleries and then ageing it in some American Oak Barrels. This adds a real spice and honey taste to the mix.

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10. Wild And Game Fathers' Day Hamper

£44.99
Buy now from Wild And Game

If your father is 'game' for anything then this Wild And Game Fathers' Day Hamper is a lovely idea. It comes with a whole host of game meat, including: Venison Steaks, Wild Boar Burgers, Pheasant Wellington and more.

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11. Rolling Stones Sock Box Set

£39.95
Buy now from Happy Socks

Socks inspired by one of the greatest rock bands of all time. If that doesn't tick all the Fathers' Day boxes, then we don't know what does. There are three socks in the pack and they are named, aptly: Paint It Bright, Ruby Tuesday and I Got The Blues.

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12. GlenAllachie 15 Year Old Single Malt Whisky

£67.03
Buy now from Amazon

We were blown away with the GlenAllachie 15 Year Old Single Malt Whisky when we taste tested it. There are hints of raisins and Turkish Delight, with sprinkles of salt and dates mixed in. There's a huge amount of sherry notes, too, thanks to the maturation in the cask and we were impressed just by how smooth the dram was.

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13. Salcombe Daring Gin

£75
Buy now from Salcombe Gin

This limited-edition gin is really rather special. Developed in collaboration with world-renowned Michelin-starred chef Paul Ainsworth and with a palette that is similar to the food that makes up his remarkable A Tale of Porthilly dish, this really is one for foodies and gin lovers alike.

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14. Ardbeg Scorch

£100
Buy now from Ardbeg

This is rather special. Bottled to celebrate Ardbeg Day 2021, the Ardbeg Scorch is a big whisky packed with character that needs to be tasted with a little water to get its full effect. It's been matured in very heavily charred ex-Bourbon casks, which offer up an intense aroma of soot and smoke. Couple this with black liquorice and herbal notes, and what you have is a fantastic bottle of whisky.

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15. The Cheese Geek: Freddie

£53
Buy now from The Cheese Geek

The Cheese Geek has some cracking platters available for Fathers' Day, all given a rather rock'n'roll spin. Our favourite is The Freddie which comes with a three-pack of Northern Monk beer, three different cheeses weighing in total 650g. Couple this with some crackers and condiments and what you have is a delicious treat for your dad.

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16. Brew Tea porcelain mug and jug set

£16
Buy now from Brew Tea

Brew Tea is already in our best tea guide and for good reason: its loose-leaf teas make a perfect brew. Its store is packed with some brilliant tea-based gifts, though - including this brilliant porcelain mug and jug set. There are plenty of colours to choose from, so you can get one to fit whatever colour scheme your dad's kitchen is.

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