Father’s Day Gift Guide
Dad’s always seem to be the hardest of all to buy for. Team Tonic has put together a gift guide to make the choice easier!
The BenRiach 10yr old
Located in Speyside, The BenRiach Distillery began making malt whisky in 1898 and is known for crafting whisky from both non-peated and peated malted barley. This range reflects smooth, fruity and smoky flavours found in premium whisky styles, and is tailored to those who may be new to whiskies and would like to explore and get creative with their tastings.
Price: from $85
Order Online: https://www.nicks.com.au
Mudgee-based Burnbrae Wines has released two vintage reds, the 2017 Home Ground Shiraz and 2017 Vine Keeper Cabernet Merlot. Perfect to celebrate a Father’s Day BBQ with the family. Buy 3 bottles and for just $10 have the wines delivered in a giftbox.
Order online: http://store.burnbraewines.com.au/reds/
Contact: 02 6373 3504
Barber Shop x Belance
The Barber Shop and Belance have created the ultimate man gift for dad. The Balvenie Ultimate Experience includes a haircut and a hot towel shave at The Barber Shop. Add to this a Balvenie Cocktail. And finally, a Whiskey Flight consisting of 15ml tastings of The Balvenie 12 Year Doublewood, The Balvenie 14 Year Caribbean Cask, and The Balvenie 17 Year Sherry Cask. Once groomed to perfection, head to Belance to pick up a tailored shirt.
Order online: http://thisisthebarbershop.com/shop-categories/
Order in-store: The Avenue, Shop 3, 33 Barangaroo Ave, Barangaroo NSW 2000, Australia
Contact: (02) 8096 1481
This Father’s Day skip the socks and give dad a present he’ll enjoy, with Shirt Bar’s Whiskey and Tailoring Masterclass. Whether he’s already a whiskey lover or doesn’t know the difference between sour mash, straight rye and bourbon – this whiskey masterclass gives him a chance to try some of the best on the market. The masterclass will showcase Shirt Bar’s Head Tailor who will walk him through the intricacies of cut and design custom shirts, as well as fabric types, pattern cutting and a few style tips here and there. All tickets include three whiskey tastings, bar snacks, and 10% off the first order of bespoke clothing.
When: Wednesday 5th September
Time: 6pm – 7.30pm
Cost: $45 + booking fee (includes three whiskey tastings, bar snacks and 10% off your first order of bespoke clothing)
Address: Shop 7, Scotch Row, Barangaroo NSW Australia
Contact: (02) 9299 5958
The Standard Store
With its unique mix of handpicked labels from Europe, Scandinavia and the US, The Standard Store feature’s every man’s lifestyle must-haves. From high-end James Heeley fragrances to premium Ally Capellino Jeremy satchels, these one of a kind pieces will be sure to put a smile on his face this Father’s Day.
Price: James Heeley fragrance – $245 for 100ml
Ally Capellino Jeremy Satchel – $330
Address: Shop 4, C2 Scotch Row, Barangaroo, NSW, 2000
Contact: (02) 9290 2384
Rejuvenation Clinics of Australia & Specialist Clinics of Australia
If you’re looking to pamper someone this Father’s Day, then the Rejuvenation Clinic is your go-to. There are excellent Father’s Day packages for the millennial man this year, with 25% off on Hydrafacial and Anti-Wrinkle treatments.
Price: Hydrafacial – $200
Anti-Wrinkle injections – $12.90 per unit
Address: Level 1, 300 Barangaroo Avenue, Barangaroo, NSW, 2000
Contact: (13) 0088 9935
As a pioneering retailer of local and international fashion, with more than a slight inclination to all things Nordic, the Barangaroo store brings together the cream of established designers from around the world. From Miltzen sunglasses, Bellroy Note Sleeve wallets and phone case holders, this range of stylish wearables will leave you with endless Father’s Day gift ideas.
Price: Miltzen sunglasses, colour Havana by Moscot – $435
Bellroy Note sleeve wallet – $120
Bellroy Phone case 3 card holder – $95
Address: Corner of Shipwright Walk and Scotch Row, 200 Barangaroo Avenue, Barangaroo 2000
Contact: (04) 7638 4241
Oh! Boo Chocolates
This speciality handmade chocolate shop in The Streets of Barangaroo will provide you with the perfect gift this Father’s Day. There will be Oh!Boo Chocolate Shirts to choose from, made of 100% chocolate and in a selection of white, milk, and dark chocolates, at $40 each.
Address: 1/33 Barangaroo Avenue, Barangaroo NSW 2000
Contact: (02) 9356 8876
Being the brand’s first-ever small format store, you will find everything you’re looking for in Father’s Day gifts, all under one roof. With quirky offerings such as the Bamboozled ‘Father’s Day fishing’ gift box and the Beatles Happy Socks 6-pack, as well as hotly sought-after Ben Sherman classics, you will have one very happy dad this year.
Price: Bamboozled ‘Father’s Day fishing’ gift box in blue – $39.95
Happy Socks Beatles 6-pack gift box – $59.95
Ben Sherman ‘The Original’ t-shirt in blue shadow $39.95
Ben Sherman slim stretch chino in dark blue – $119.95
Address: Concierge on G, 300 Barangaroo Avenue, Sydney 2000
Contact: (02) 8362 8400
Keep your dad looking snazzy this Father’s Day with a pair of eco-friendly sunnies that can be customised to match every outfit. With anti-scratch, mirrored, and polarised lenses up for grabs, starting from $49, there’s something available for every dad! Need prescription lenses? No Problem. Glasses are made while you wait!
Opening Hours: Mon-Sat: 10am-6pm
Address: Steam Mill Lane, Haymarket
Woodford Reserve Double Oaked is a one-of-a-kind Kentucky straight whiskey bourbon. This is the only bourbon whiskey in the world to be matured twice, resulting in a distinctive rich flavour unlike any other. The barrel process is unique to Woodford Reserve, which is one of the oldest Kentucky distilleries. This whisky is a perfect Father’s Day gift for the whisky fanatics.
Available at Dan Murphy’s and selected independent retailers.
The GlenDronach 12yr old
Located in the hills of the Scottish Highlands, the prestige GlenDronach Distillery was founded in 1826 and has produced a range of ultra-premium single malts which are rich, sherried and robust flavour. This one is most certainly for the dads out there who count themselves as discerning malt drinkers, and who enjoy a quality whisky or two!
Price: from $99
Order Online: https://www.nicks.com.au