Father’s Day is fast approaching (18th June) so why not spoil the leading man in your life this year with a truly special gift.
From cookery schools, to sophisticated sparkling wines and foodie meal kits, we’ve rounded up some of our favourite gifts and experiences for you to choose from!
Gaucho – Gaucho Cookery School Voucher
Does your dad say he’s the king of the grill? In that case, treat him to an ultra-special Father’s Day experience at Gaucho‘s Cookery School at The O2 – a culinary course with interactive butchery demonstrations and a deep dive into traditional Argentinian grilling methods. Guided by a skilled Gaucho master, Dad will learn the art of marinating and grilling, followed by a feast in the Gaucho restaurant of all the finest aged Argentinian cuts he’s cooked – think Tira de Ancho, Lomo and Churrasco de Chorizo! Available on the first Saturday of each month at £120 per person.
The Montagu Arms – Classic Car Staycation Package
Treat the leading man in your life to a trip to The Montagu Arms, located in the heart of the New Forest and just a stone’s throw from the Beaulieu Motor Museum with its world-class collection of vintage cars. The Classic Car package (£500 per person) includes an overnight stay in a stylish Courtyard Room – developed within the original 1920s chauffeur garages – breakfast, and a tasting menu experience at the award-winning Terrace Restaurant, as well as classic car hire, and tickets to Beaulieu Motor Museum.
FATHER’S DAY FEASTING
Foodie Gifts from Rick Stein – Nationwide Delivery
Not celebrating together or looking for a celebratory feast for your foodie father, why not gift a Rick Stein home delivery – from a selection of the freshest seafood perfect for the BBQ or a hearty breakfast to be enjoyed in homes across the UK. Fire up the barbeque and enjoy lunch alfresco with The Summer Seafood Box (£95) from Stein’s Online Fishmongers which includes an array of fresh seafood from Cornwall, such as scallops, mackerel, black tiger prawns and Cornish Monkfish tails. Or, treat him to the Weekend Breakfast Box (£49.50), the perfect way to start the day, filled with premium restaurant-quality ingredients.
Father’s Day Dining with The Cinnamon Club Meal Kit– Nationwide Delivery
Delight dad with restaurant quality food at home with Executive Chef Vivek Singh and The Cinnamon Club’s delicately spiced at-home ‘Father’s Day Meal Kit’ (£150). Combining the very best British produce with The Cinnamon Club’s signature spice blends, enjoy vibrant chaats, generous BBQ sharing mains such as lamb seekh kebabs and tandoori salmon skewers accompanied with black lentils and garlic naan. The Father’s Day Meal Kit serves four people and is available for nationwide delivery. Order cut-off date is 9th June, all meal kits will be delivered on Friday 16th June.
Hattingley Valley – The English Gent 2019 & King’s Cuvée 2015 – Nationwide Delivery
The English Gent 2019 (£20) is a crowd-pleasing sparkling wine made from Bacchus and Pinot Gris grapes, filled with aromas of elderflower and hedgerow, complete with notes of white fruit that follow through onto the palate. It’s straightforward and enjoyable, and ideal for pairing with breakfast bagels filled with salmon and cream cheese, fresh buttery pastries, or a Father’s Day roast dinner. For an extra special serve, treat dad to a bottle of the esteemed King’s Cuvée 2015 (£85) – a soft, creamy and spicy wine, which is deep and rich, yet with a refreshing bright, crisp acidity. On the nose, vibrant citrus aromas are layered with sweet honey, vanilla and creamy oak. Nationwide delivery available.
Searcys – English Sparkling Wine – Nationwide Delivery
Raise a glass to Dad with Searcys English Sparkling Wine (£35), the ideal accompaniment to a Father’s Day lunch. Searcys has partnered with the award-winning Greyfriars Vineyard in Surrey to create this crisp and vibrant English fizz, made from a blend of three grape varieties: Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Pinot Meunier. Make it a gift to remember with the Searcys English Sparkling Wine and Flute Gift Set (£59), beautifully presented in a signature blue and gold honeycomb-patterned gift box with 48-hour delivery available nationwide.