Dads can be so hard to buy for! But we'll let you in on a few suggestions from fabulous Scottish local businesses rated by us! We have picked out gifting ideas that are perfect for whether he’s a First time Dad’s, your Step Dad’s, your Grandad’s or just your dad - he deserves a wee something for putting up with us.
Little Father's Day Special Crunch Box
If your dad is a foodie then this one is definitely for him. Our “Dads Love To Crunch” box for £25 is an absolute steal this Father’s Day. Featuring a Charcoal Cheddar, Brie, Manchego, Pork Pie, Chorizo and Charcoal crackers – this box has all the nibbles fit for Dad. The box can be hand delivered either Saturday 19th June or Sunday 20th between 9am – 6pm to any EH1 – EH30 postcode. Or you can collect your order from our friends at The Kilted Donut in Leith (EH6) anytime between 9am – 5pm.
UK wide gift box
Is dad not in Edinburgh? Send him one of our goodie boxes! Our boxes arrive in thermal chilled packaging containing a beautiful Black Bomber Snowdonia Cheddar, Scottish Great Glen Charcuterie, Scottish Oatcakes, Chilli Jam, Olives and Cheesy biscuits. The perfect gift for Dad to nibble on in his own time!
A more green gift for Dad is a plant! Whether it’s an easy to keep succulent or a big leafy green plant why not pop in past In Bloom Studio on Marchmont Crescent to discover the range of plants that are stocked in store. You will find a wall full of different plants and the girls there will be sure to help you pick out the perfect present!
Website - www.inbloom.studio Address - 92 Marchmont Crescent, EH9 1HD
These chocolate strawberries are THE BEST in Edinburgh. Paeony Tiger have released special “DAD” chocolate covered strawbs in time for Father’s Day this year. With Scottish strawberry season in full swing this is a no brainer for Dad. You can shop online at www.paeonytiger.com.
If Dad loves cheese then have a look at our slate Cheeseboards. They RRP at £10 each and come with a small cheese knife included. We have designs featuring a stag, a highland cow and honey bee etched onto them! Perfect to send straight to them or send to yourself and gift it to him directly.
Have you every considered getting Dad a candle? Hear me out – Always Afternoon hand pour Unisex candles with various scents designed to allow you to stop and take your time. If your dad is the busy type maybe he would appreciate a candle to have some time to himself. Their candle in scent 'Interlude' features notes of vintage cologne and notes of Tobacco, warm spices, a hint of Cognac, Oak and more.
If your dad is in charge of the BBQ and doesn't let anyone else touch it - we may have found the perfect gift. We use Galloway Lodge's chutneys and condiments in all of our boxes and platters - but they also have a "Burger House" range! A set of 6 condiments from BBQ sauces, to Sweet Chilli and Hot Pepper Sauce - this will for sure feature at Dad's next BBQ! Their 6 pack is £18.50 and you can shop online.
Hopefully you have found something for Dad this Father's Day but if not hopefully we have inspired you or prompted ideas on what to get Dad. Let us know in the comments what you plan to get Dad or if you want to share any other ideas/local businesses that are providing gifts for Father's Day 2021!