Great gift ideas for men for every occasion- Father’s Day, a Birthday, Anniversary or Graduation. You might find the perfect gift for the man in your life!
Most of these gift ideas relate to food and travel, our specialty, and all are available online so you can find something without running all over town.
Great Gift Ideas for Men that Love the Grill
If your man is like mine, the grill is a temple of worship. The place where all the world’s problems get sorted and goodness what else gets discussed besides sports, sports and more sports. If your man lives for the next barbecue or excuse to use the grill here are some suggestions for a gift he will appreciate.
The Grill Masters Gift Box
Each month a new selection of the best rubs, sauces, recipes & more arrives at your door from the Grill Masters Club. Sure to put a smile on his face when it arrives each month and when he heads out to the grill to make you a delicious meal. You both win.
The BBQ Box
You may know Myron Mixon from TV (or your grill loving man might!). As a celebrity chef, he is the four-time barbecue World Champion and appears or hosts various television shows including BBQ Pitmasters, BBQ Rules and BBQ Pitwars.
Myron curates a monthly barbecue Subscription box, The BBQ Box includes:
- One Sauce or Marinade
- One Rub or Spice
- One Delicious Edible (Jerky, Snack, etc)
- One Sample Package of Premium Wood Chips
- One Custom Recipe from Myron Mixon Showcasing What Can Be Done With Your Box of BBQ Goodness
So it provides a great excuse to fire up the grill or the smoker and try something new each month!
Great Gift Ideas for Men who love BBQ
We have reduced the amount of red meat we eat for a variety of reasons, but when we do eat meat, I can certainly appreciate a good cut. If you don't have a good butcher near you, home delivery can be a great alternative. There are some fantastic suppliers that ship straight to your door. One such supplier that offers a variety of packages and options is the Chicago Steak Company.
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It makes a great gift and is always appreciated.
Snake River Farms
Snake River Farms offers an opportunity to have American Wagyu beef and Kurobuta Pork, which is featured on the menus of the best restaurants in the world, delivered straight to your door. These products are known for their complex flavors, subtle sweetness and remarkable tenderness.
They also have a range of videos and preparation guides on the site to help you improve your skills at cooking and cutting meat.
Perfect for a special occasion when you are entertaining at home. Snake Rive Farms does run some sales. At the time of writing, they are offering 30% for summer grilling.
Fresh Seafood: Isaacson and Stein Fish Company
If you don't live near a coastline, quality seafood can be hard to find. Isaason and Stein Fish Company, from Chicago, ship straight to your door. They carry 200 different varieties of fresh and frozen fish, imported from all over the world. A whole fish can be perfect on the barbecue or smoked. For whole fresh fish use code: FISH15 at checkout and get 15% OFF for all whole fresh fish.
Great Gift Ideas for Men: Adult Beverages
If your man appreciates a good drink, there are some great gift options available. Here are just a few ideas.
If your Dad or man appreciates a good American whiskey, look no further than the Whiskey Explorers Club whose mission is to introduce members to a variety of great, undiscovered whiskeys. Members receive unlabeled whiskey samples. Clues are left in the online community where members guess the origin of each flight. It makes for a fun way to sample and discover new whiskeys. They also have an extensive online shop for the once off gift.
For Dad, a new grad or just the the perfect gift for the man in your life that loves beer. Each hand picked shipment from Craft Beer Club is a selection of beers produced by small-production, independent brewers who use only traditional, brewing ingredients and time-honored brewing methods. A great way to try new craft beers in the comfort of your own home. Each shipment contains either 12 or 24 bottles- 3 bottles each of 4 beers. Choose to have great craft beer home delivered monthly, every other month or quarterly. If you know a beer lover this makes a great gift.
And last but not least we haven't forgotten those who prefer a good drop of vino. For a great selection of wines online or a monthly membership that delivers wines straight to your door try the WineoftheMonthClub.com - "the Original Wine of the Month Club" that started it all. The Classic Series Membership delivers one red wine and one white each month. They also feature a selection of gift baskets perfect for any occasion.
And if he prefers coffee or just appreciates a good cup of coffee, try Volcanica Coffee Company - fresh roasted beans from some of the world's best coffee regions home delivered.
Volcanica Coffee specializes in estate coffees from specific countries and exotic, gourmet coffees such as Jamaican Blue Mountain, Kona and Kopi Luwak, over 120 different coffees from which to choose. The coffee is freshly roasted to order to provide the best quality experience. Coffee aficionados will appreciate the experience.
Cookery Classes for Men: the Home Chef
If your man is a passionate cook, how about online, cookery classes? You can complete an online cooking course at your own pace. And for the gift giver, you can enjoy the pleasures as they try out their new skills.
Craftsy offers high quality online courses in cooking, gardening, photography, and more. You can even learn how to make projects such as custom built-in shelves.
Since we are a food and travel blog, these are just a sample of the cooking or food related classes:
Smart Kitchen's model is slightly different, selling a subscriptions to their online cooking school. This provides access to all their courses and videos for either $9.99 /month or $99 /year. It can be a great way to take multiple courses. Course are for all skills levels: beginner, intermediate or advanced. A great gift for a new grad!
Great Gift Ideas for Men who Travel
If the man in your life enjoys traveling, we have another post for great gifts for travelers. This list includes some great product ideas, but if you would like to give a more experienced-based gift there are some great gift options.
Tours and Experiences
Cards such as the iVenture Card provide pre-paid access to tourist attractions in a number of major cities around the world. It can provide some great savings for a visitor. Perfect if your recent grad is heading off to one of these destinations.
Or the City Discovery which allows you to book tours, activities and things to do in destinations around the world. There is a separate site just for for food-related experiences- Food Experiential.
One of the larger site for tours and experiences Viator, offers a bit of everything. Multi-day tours, hard to get tickets, and special interest tours including cooking classes and food tours.
More Great Gift Ideas for Men
We hope you found some great gift ideas for men on your list. If you are still looking, you might also check 14 Perfect Gifts for Any Cook or Kitchen or 15 Terrific Gift Ideas for Travelers that Love Food. I always find it much more difficult to find a great gifts for men in my life than for women- why is that?
If you have any other great gift ideas for men leave a comment. Happy shopping!