Father’s Day Gift Guide 2011

Hey MBA readers! With Father’s Day right around the corner, we thought we’d compile a gift guide for all of the dads in your lives that love to be in the kitchen.

From the wine and beer lovers to the grill masters, we have you covered with a list of products that are sure to appeal to all of the foodie dads on your list.

I don’t know about you, but my dad is SO hard to buy for! Probing him for ideas is useless: his standard response is “I don’t need anything”. Well, I don’t ever really need either, but let me tell ya, I want a lot of things, and I know my Pops does as well.

I hope this guide makes shopping for dad a little simpler. Several of the items appearing on this gift guide could also make their way to your mailbox, since we’ll be giving them away throughout the week. Stay tuned for some fabulous giveaways!

Masterbuilt 7 in 1 Smoker and Grill

This Smoker and Grill is perfect for all the grill masters. It uses propane or charcoal and can also boil, steam and deep fry! Multi-function at its best.

Le Creuset Panini Set

What guy doesn’t love a good sandwich? This Panini Set from Le Creuset will allow dad to get super creative and whip up all kinds of amazing paninis for the whole family.


A revolutionary gadget that will allow dad to cook meat to the perfect temperature and it syncs with an iPhone app that has all kinds of awesome features. Love this!

Beer Making Kit

A super simple kit that will allow dad to make his own beer? How awesome is that? It contains all the tools and ingredients needed—including the finest barley, hops and yeast—to brew it yourself in your own home. Brilliant.

Le Creuset 12 1/2″ Try-Ply Stainless Steel Fry Pan

From frying up bacon to perfectly searing scallops, this stainless steel pan will become dad’s workhorse in the kitchen.

Peugeot Baltaz Corkscrew

Popping open a bottle of wine has never been so easy or sleek with this Peugeot Corkscrew. It’s the perfect gift for wine loving dad that seems to have everything.

Peugeot Classic Paris u’select Pepper Mill

The masculine styling of this gorgeous pepper mill is the perfect accessory for the dads that like to spice things up in the kitchen.

Edgeware Pro Edge Elite Diamond Knife Sharpener

Keeping knives sharp is super important. This easy to use knife sharpener from Edgeware has become one of our favorite household gadgets.

12 Responses to “Father’s Day Gift Guide 2011”

  1. Cara — June 13, 2011 at 10:06 pm

    I am really wanting to get my husband a smoker for Father’s Day!


  2. leslie — June 13, 2011 at 10:23 pm

    These are all good things!!! But I want them for myself!!! lol


  3. teresa g. — June 13, 2011 at 10:38 pm

    I used one of those cork screws for the first time the other day and WOW it was amazing. I want one for myself. That beer kit I am not too sure about. 1 gallon of beer? that really is not a lot :-)


  4. Kimberly Wood — June 13, 2011 at 10:59 pm

    Great gift ideas for Dad (or people like me..hint, hint).lol


  5. Katrina — June 14, 2011 at 1:37 am

    Love these ideas! So “manly”!


  6. Maris(In Good Taste) — June 14, 2011 at 4:28 am

    What a great post! This is a very helpful guide for Fathers Day shopping!


  7. Savorique — June 14, 2011 at 1:16 pm

    I would add cigars to this tasteful list :)


  8. Rachel @ Not Rachael Ray — June 14, 2011 at 6:44 pm

    What a helpful post! I just bought my hubby an Oregon Ducks sweatshirt and a book. That smoker looks awesome though!


  9. Leanne @ Healthful Pursuit — June 14, 2011 at 8:26 pm

    I love your initial image! How awesome! Thanks for the guide :) I ended up buying my dad tickets to the local blues festival.


    • Jamie — June 15, 2011 at 10:47 am

      That image is courtesy of my amazing web guru, Chris Graver. He’s fab.

  10. Jaye Anne — June 14, 2011 at 11:43 pm

    My husband asked for a beer-making kit for his birthday. I had no idea which one was good. Thanks for the advice!


  11. Connie the Cookie Monster — June 16, 2011 at 4:55 am

    i feel terrible now, i never get my parents anything on father/mothers day


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