It gets harder to pick the perfect Father’s Day gift year after year so we’ve curated the best boozy gifts for men. If your old man is a whisky, wine or cocktail lover then this is the 2018 Gift Guide for you!
The Negroni was reportedly first served in Florence, Italy in 1919 meaning that it will be soon be coming up to it’s 100th birthday. A relatively easy cocktail to make with equal parts Campari, Sweet Vermouth & Dry Gin.
The Clover Club is a cocktail that has been around prior to prohibition times. The cocktail was named after a men’s club that dates back to 1882.
An amazing twist on a gin sour with the addition of Aperol. A soft bitterness, complimented with agave syrup rather than a more neutral sugar syrup.
Dragonfruit Jasmine is a creation made utilising Le Gin 1&9 with its semi sweet, perfumed scent of orange citrus peel and Dolin Chamberyzette Aperitif.
A strawberry-infused gin cocktail. Based on the original Clover Club cocktail – the Thyme to Delight uses an American gin (Aviation) and a house-made Thyme & Hibiscus syrup.
Le Gin 1&9 is delicate and dry which partners nicely with the acidity of fresh strawberries and Chamberyzette which is a French dry vermouth infused with strawberries.
Gin consumption in Australia has increased 50% in the past 5 years and there are currently 7+ small-batch gin distillers in South Australia.
Kangaroo Island O Gin is an intriguing spirit and its botanical’s work well with rosemary and citrus. Both grapefruit and lemons are readily available in South Australia almost all year round. A fizz is light and refreshing.