Top 10 Father’s Day Gift Ideas
This years Fathers Day (21st June 2009) falls the day before the start of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, so instead of getting him a ticket for the opening days play, how about some wine related gifts!?
Here in the Wineware office, we’ve compiled a list of our Top 10 Fathers Day ideas ranging from brandy glasses to wooden wine racks to wine quizzes!
Below is the list of 10 great products of which we’re sure your Dad will enjoy!
1 – Quadro Square Whisky Decanter (4160)
A classic that that adds character to any kitchen or living room, but also won’t look out of place on a piece of bedroom furniture such as bedside tables or dressers.
24% Lead Crystal, Machine Made in Italy.
2 – The Glencairn Official Whisky Two Glass Set (GC2)
In the long and illustrious history of whisky, there has never been a single definitive glass that the Whisky World could call its own.
The time and effort put into all this development was rewarded in 2006 when the Glencairn Glasses won The Queen’s Award for Innovation.
The Glencairn Two Glass Whisky set is supplied in an attractive blue box with blue silk style material inlay.
Lead Free Crystal
Price per twin set: £12.95
3 – Modularack Wine Rack 36 (MOD36)
The Modularack 36 stores 36 bottles of wine in 4 x 9 formation. Modularack Pine Wine Racks are imported from Australia exclusively by ourselves and are the most versatile and easily assembled racking system available. Manufactured from plantation grown Australian pine, a unique hardwood that will not dent, turn yellow or fade. Whether you are storing 10,000 bottles or only a dozen, Modularacks are ideal!
No tools required – pieces simply fit together / All sizes available in Natural Pine or Dark Stain.
This product is exclusive to Wineware in the UK
4 – World Wine Challenge (WWC)
The World Wine Challenge CD for the PC makes it fun to test your knowledge and learn more about fine wines. Spin the globe to land on one of the World’s great wine regions and field challenging questions about its wines.
5 – Riedel Vinum Two Glass Malt Whisky Set (6416/80)
Height: 115mm 4 1/2″
Capacity: 200ccm 7 oz
Machine Made, Lead Crystal
Recommended for: Single Malt Whisky, Whisky.
Price per box of 2: £34.90
6 – Decanter 9 Bottle Wine Rack (DC/BH9)
Made from stainless steel with a satin finish and wood trim, this wine rack can store up to 9 bottles. When not in use simply twist to fold away for easy storage.
7 – Wine Quiz (LDV810333)
The Quiz du Vin (Wine Quiz) has been produced with the help of wine experts.
Its aim is to make you practically unbeatable in all aspects of wine knowledge, and therefore totally fascinating in society.
It will also be especially useful to increase the pleasure you will derive from tasting and sharing good wines.
The better you know the world of wine, the better you will be able to appreciate and discuss wine.
Scoring sheets included.
8 – Leather Bound Wine Log (7015)
Wine Log, Cellar Book, Tasting Journal
Wine Tasting Basics, A simple guide for accessing wine. Includes a glossary of over 300 tasting terms, a wine cellar guide and wine temperature serving information. Organise and catalogue fine wines for greater value and enjoyment. With the thousands of wines available, you need a place to keep notes on the interesting wines you taste. The journal is Hardback with a black cover and gold embossing.
9 – Clef Du Vin Pocket Model, Elegance Collection (7027)
Works in the same way as the Professional model but the Elegance model has wooden decoration on the handle. Comes in a wooden box with full instructions.
10 – Wine Tasting Set (WTS)
This set includes:
– Blind Tasting Covers (Pack of 10) (4003) / RRP: £19.95
Pack contains 10 individually numbered, woven cloth Blind Tasting bottle covers, each with a velcro strap.
– ISO Tasting Wine Glasses Box of 6 (5102) / RRP: £19.00
This size tasting glass is the generally recognized size for wine tasting courses.
Height: 155mm 6 1/8″
Capacity: 21.5 cl 7 1/4 fl oz size
Rim Diameter: 46mm 1 3/4″
– 10 x Slow Pourers (4205/6) / RRP: £2.60
Stopper part placed in neck literally slows down the rate of flow from the bottle. Ideal at busy tastings in reducing over pouring. This model fits most screwcaps. Cap fits on stopper when not in use (but is not designed to prevent spillage if bottle is laid on side, in fridge for example).
– Wine Spittoon (3273) / RRP: £12.50