Gift ideas for dads who enjoy wine and more than wine

Dear wine lovers: A date as important as Mother’s Day is approaching, so now is the time to celebrate Dad! Today I leave you five gift ideas for dads who enjoy wine and more than wine:

1.Gift Baskets

GourmetGiftBaskets.com has created several incredible options with different delicious products for dad, you can build your own #GiftBasket and there is also the option of ready to deliver baskets, here I’m sharing an example of the options that you can find available on their website.

Father’s Day Soda & Candy Game Crate This package is one of my favorites I consider it to be very original, in addition to being a box it is a checkerboard since the lid is designed to be used in this way, ideal for hanging out with the family in addition to including a variety of soft drinks, sweets, cookies, cheeses and other snacks Are you ready to have fun with dad?

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2. Beer making starter kit

Who would not like to live the experience of preparing their own beer?

This option I think that in addition to being different, it is incredible for dad, if he likes beer and has ever been interested in the process of making it, this kit will brighten the day and he will be able to live the process of making his own Belgian beer at home and become a homebrewer. It is important to read the instructions in order to achieve a great result, cheers!

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3. Mezcal IZO Agave Spirits

As we say in Mexico “for everything good, Mezcal, for everything bad, Mezcal”, IZO Agave Spirits offers a distinctive approach to produce a pure and totally natural Young Mezcal perfect for all occasions, I share a recipe that you can prepare and enjoy with dad.

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Taste IZO Young Mezcal in a delicious sour Margarizo using: 2 oz IZO Young Mezcal 1 lime ½ oz Triple Sec. Simply cut the file in half, reserving a slice for garnish. Salt the rim of a small glass filled with ice. Put additional ice in a shaker, then fill it with freshly squeezed lime juice, mezcal, and triple sec. Shake and strain the liquid into the glass. Add the lime wedge garnish and enjoy!

4.Ideal snack to share

Another very good option that Unique pretzel offers is about special giftboxes with a variety of designs that include five types of pretzels, including Original Splits and Sourdough Craft Beer Pretzel Rings, which will surely be a perfect complement for any craft drink. The Unique Gift Box also includes a honey mustard sauce and a variety of milk and dark chocolate covered pretzels.

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5.French Wine and Seafood Pasta

And last but not least, you cannot miss the option of preparing a dinner for Dad accompanied by a rich wine, which on this occasion I recommend POUILLY-FUISSÉ de LES ALLIÉS ideal to accompany with the recipe that I share to prepare pasta with seafood .

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Recipe:

Ingredients
  • 4 tablespoons butter
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • 1 pound shrimp, deveined and peeled
  • 1 pound mussels
  • 1 pound clams
  • 1/3 cup white wine
  • 10.5 oz spaghetti clam sauce to serve
Directions:

Make spaghetti according to box.
In a large saute pan, melt butter over medium heat. Add garlic.
Add in shrimp and allow to cook 2-3 minutes. Add in mussels, clams, and white wine. Allow for white wine to cook down about 3-4 minutes, until reduced.
Add clam sauce and cover. Cook for another 5 minutes.
Remove lid and add spaghetti. Lower heat and let sit for 3-5 minutes to allow pasta to soak.
Serve warm and enjoy!

Recipe taken from: The Culinary Compass 

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This father’s day will definitely be different from the others, but the love for dad should never change. Happy Father’s Day to everyone!