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Father's Day Gift Basket

Updated on April 20, 2010

Gift Baskets for Father's Day Gift

Sometimes it can be hard picking out a gift basket for your dad on Father's day. Gift baskets are great alternatives because you can find themed gift basket that accommodate things that your dad likes. Cigars, barbecue, golfing, fishing, NASCAR, and so many others.

Although, you generally want to get a personalized gift for father's day, sometimes a gift basket can be a nice alternative. But, if you can't seem to find a gift basket that fits your dad to the tee, you may want to consider make a gift basket and hand picking the items that you want to go in the basket.

Try to think of your father's favorite past time. Is it baseball, football, movies, camping, mechanics, woodworking, video games, dogs, etc? What does your dad like to do? Run with it, and hand pick items that you can fill a container with (try to find a container that your dad can use over and over again). For example, consider a handy man tool box and fill it with loads of tools, bits, sockets, and snacks; when the goodies are eaten or removed, he can still use the tool box.

There are so many options that you can choose from, especially if you make a homemade gift basket for your dad. For those of you who don't have the time, or would rather something easy. The pre-made gift baskets are still a nice alternative.

Below, you will find popular gift baskets for Father's day, as well as other options and gifts for dad that you may want to consider.

Cigar Chest Gift Basket

For those dad's who like a nice cigar every once in a while, this is a great gift. It's definitely a gentleman's gift basket that includes a nice chest with a hinged lid and a brass trim packed with gourmet food and a few cigars.

  • 2 fine cigars
  • Smoked Salmon
  • Camembert Cheese
  • Gourmet Crackers
  • Cocktail Onions
  • Smoked Almonds
  • Sesame Snack Mix
  • Nick Wafer Cookies
  • Haute Cuisine Assorted Cookies
  • Luscious hazelnut chocolates

Grill Master Barbeque Bucket

This bucket is packed with grilling products that include tons of Award winning barbecue grilling products. This is a great gift basket that any dad who enjoys grilling in the backyard would love to receive.

  • Barbecue Bucket (Coal starter bucket)
  • Barbecue skewers
  • Great BBQ's cook book
  • Koops creamy Dijonaise mustard
  • Krunchers Mesquite BBQ chips
  • Beer Nuts
  • Sharp cheddar Cheese
  • Tangy BBQ Sauce
  • Barbecue seasoning mix
  • Steak Seasoning mix
  • Fire starter lighter
  • BBQ tongs
  • Grill brush
  • Beef Salami

Premium Gourmet Food Gift Basket with Smoked Salmon

This gift basket is a definite winner for just about any dad. It includes tons of snacks and gourmet foods that anyone would love. The recipient will receive different chocolates, trail mixes, meats, dips, crackers, cakes, and so much more.

  • Godiva Milk Chocolate Pearls
  • Sisters Green Tea
  • Appalachian Trail Snack Mix
  • German Pound Cake
  • Pecan Caramel Crunch
  • California Smoked Almonds
  • Whole Wheat Crackers
  • Savory Beef Salami
  • French Camembert
  • Northwest Smoked Salmon
  • Dragon Snack Mix
  • Butter Palmiers
  • Chocolate Wafer Cookies
  • Dipping Pretzels with Rothschild Raspberry Honey Mustard Dip
  • French Herb Cheese Dip
  • Crunchy Sesame Breadsticks
  • crunchy Roasted Peanuts
  • Holland Cheese Biscuits
  • Fairway Blend Coffee
  • assortment of premium Belgian Chocolates
  • Non-alcoholic Sparkling Apple Cider

BBQ Sauce & Fixins' Gift Basket

This is another great gift basket for dad's who like to cook outside. This barbecue gift basket is perfect to spice up the best meal. This gift basket for dad includes sauces, grill rubs, marinades, and snack foods, that he'll love, as well as wood-handle grilling utensils and a few kitchen towels.

  • Mesquite BBQ sauce
  • Herb and Garlic Marinade
  • A trio of gourmet grill rubs for pork, chicken and beef
  • Spicy Montreal seasoning blend
  • Traditional Montreal seasoning
  • 2 packages of Grilling Creations Marinades
  • Cheese
  • Sausage
  • Mustard
  • Pretzels
  • Peanuts

Golf Delights Gift Basket

This golfing gift basket is filled with tons of goodies that any golfer will love and enjoy. Whether your dad is a beginner golfer, or he's been playing for years, this is a great golf basket that he will love. It includes loads of goodies and treats.

  • Golfers Fortune Cookies
  • Golf Ball Magnet
  • Golf coffee mug
  • Golf Theme bag w/ Honey Sweet Peanuts
  • Hot Pepper Cheese
  • 3 oz. Summer Sausage
  • 3 Pepper water crackers
  • Seasoned pretzel dipping sticks
  • Caramel corn with peppermint
  • Greens Keeper turf kit (12 ball spotters and steel divot tool)
  • Birdie pack (Includes, divot repair tool, ball markers, and tee scrub brush)
  • Golf Tees
  • Chocolate cream filled wafer cookies

Gifts for Dad

Handyman's Toolbox of Snacks and Treats Gift Basket
Handyman's Toolbox of Snacks and Treats Gift Basket

Includes Savory Beef Salami, Camembert Cheese, Chocolate Espresso Cake, Too Good Gourmet Chocolate Chip Cookies, Roasted Peanuts, Jalapeno Cheddar Biscuits, Premium Coffee, Butter Toffee Caramel Corn, Black Peppercorn Crackers, Butterscotch Candy, and Chocolate Dipped Cookie



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    • ethel smith profile image

      Ethel Smith 

      8 years ago from Kingston-Upon-Hull

      Great ideas for guys in general

    • JenDobson27 profile image


      8 years ago

      Great gift ideas. I'm thinking either the golf basket or the cigar one would be absolutely perfect for my dad!


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