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This year, let's look beyond the striped tie, button-down shirt, or kitschy Father's Day coffee mug, shall we? Since, as much as your dad loves his tabletop putt-putt, he probably deserves something a little better (after all, he did teach you how to walk and talk and stuff). From whiskey glasses to smoker grills, here are 18 Father's Day gifts he actually wants.
Featuring ginger, barrel, and spiced vanilla, these cocktail blends are meant to infuse his favorite bottles of whiskey with bold and delicious flavor.
A good chef's knife is the marking of a good chef (even if he sometimes overcooks the steak).
If coffee is his vice, get him a monthly subscription box so he can explore different beans from exotic locations.
Because "Fire up the smoker!" is a phrase he needs to start saying.
For the rustic man who gets way too excited about new tools.
This nifty gadget fashions as a flashlight, bottle opener, and storage for keys and cash.
For the man who likes to snack and work on his laptop.
Inspired by the Gamble House in Pasadena, this nifty birdhouse is a DIY he can whip up on a Sunday morning.
Cheers to something other than whiskey neat.
He's got all of those vintage records and nowhere to play them.
For the MacGyver in your life, this gadget features a screwdriver, touch stylus for smart devices, integrated bubble level, ruler, and pen, all in one.
Let's face it, these are must-have.
Rich, warm, and woodsy, just like your old man.
Just add his favorite craft beer.
OK, this is too cool. It plugs into headphones so he can practice his chords over and over again, without pushing your mom to insanity.
Star Wars he loves.
Since sometimes you just want the time to tell itself.
These elegantly blown glasses were made in France and come with two chilled bases — just toss them in the freezer to keep the glasses and their contents cold — plus round leather coasters.