Treat your Pop , or any male you look up to this Father’s Day, to a superb range of gift ideas outlined below. From all-natural and all-sustainable men’s grooming products handmade in Ireland, to a unique dining experience, to Ireland’s 2nd best selling whiskey globally. There is an idea here for all tastes and budgets.

Ireland’s kindest brand, The Handmade Soap Company, has just launched its first-ever complete men’s range. The range offers; a beard oil, hair and body wash, shaving gel, after-shave balm, a bar of soap, and a 100% compostable deodorant. All are completely natural and as sustainable as possible. Fragranced using only pure essential oils, such as hay, pink pepper and bitter orange.

The beloved Irish brand’s new range is carefully considered and handmade for men. Brand Founder, Donagh Quigley, was Inspired by famed perfumers Frederic Malle and Jean Claude Ellena, when creating the signature scent for this new range, and states “if I was to pick a favourite child, it’s this one!”. 

Developed and manufactured in the brand’s mill in Slane, Co. Meath, (which is 100% powered by the river Boyne that runs through the grounds) the launch of the new range offers a much needed, and widely available all-natural and truly sustainable alternative to the myriad of men’s wash and grooming products on our shelves. Pick your dad up the new men’s range this Father’s Day at any of The Handmade Soap Company stockists, including Arnotts, Avoca and Kilkenny Design, as well as online at www.thehandmadesoapcompany.ie with prices ranging from RRP €7 to €18. 

Tullamore D.E.W. Original Triple Blend

Tullamore D.E.W. is the original triple blend of Irish Whiskey, by combining three spirits, the blend gives Tullamore D.E.W. three dimensions of flavour to explore; malt Whiskey for the fruit flavour, pot still Whiskey for the spice and grain Whiskey for the sweet. These three spirits come together to give Tullamore D.E.W. a balance of flavour like no other in the category.

Tullamore D.E.W. has a rich heritage of Whiskey distilling excellence since its establishment in 1829 and has gone on to become the #2 selling Irish Whiskey globally. Created in the heart of Tullamore by Daniel Edmund Williams, the whiskey is still proudly made there today, in the state-of-the-art Tullamore D.E.W. distillery which is open year-round to visitors. RRP €32.

A skin consultation with a leading Irish skincare expert

Is your dad in need of some TLC? Or perhaps he has some skin hangups like acne scarring from his youth, for example? Many male sports stars, such as Greg O’Shea, have trusted Eavanna Breen and her team to help eradicate skin problems that men are often reluctant to address. The expert clinic offers a range of facials and treatments that are tailored to treat any skin problem your dad may be dealing with and will ensure to get him to his optimum skin health. You can visit www.eavannabreen.ie for more information.

Have a pizza loving Dad? Officially Ireland’s #1 pizzas

Little Pyg

Officially crowned Ireland’s best pizza at the prestigious Europa Pizza Awards last month in Barcelona (and #27 in Europe overall), Little Pyg is Ireland’s tallest rooftop bar-restaurant based in the historic Powerscourt Townhouse. The venue is renowned for its stunning rainforest-like look and feel and serves Ireland’s only Michelin Guide pizzas. Only the finest ingredients are used in all of the food and drink served, with much of the produce imported weekly directly from Italy. Each pizza is fermented for over 48 hours in advance and each slice contains 50% fewer calories than the average pizza. Why not treat the dads in your life to a little slice of Italy? You can find them in the Powerscourt Townhouse or you can purchase them a gift card online through their website www.littlepyg.com. Any two pizzas’s for only €30.

Upscale his love of the pub

Brickyard Gastropub

The much-loved Dundrum gastropub ‘Brickyard’ just reopened after undergoing a complete structural and interior transformation earlier this year. Brickyard is known by its loyal regular pub-goers for its atmosphere of casual cool, while never trying to be trendy. Dinner is available seven days a week, and brunch is served every weekend. Brickyard menu favourites have all endured the renovation, including what is locally regarded as South Dublin’s best chicken wings, mac-and-cheese bites, and delicious burgers. With 25 beers on draught and several more by can and bottle, Brickyard is located directly above the Balally Luas Stop on the Green Line, making it an exceedingly handy location for those who use the Luas to commute. Treat your dad this Father’s Day to a meal here or with a gift voucher available to purchase through their website www.brickyard.ie.

Offer him a boujee rooftop bar experience

Hyde

Hyde is Dublin’s newest rooftop (and now largest) rooftop club bar, located just off Grafton Street. The super stylish venue offers a different concept over each of its 4 floors. On the restaurant level they offer contemporary cuisine crafted by Karl Whelan with seasonal produce & sharing in mind. After dinner treat your dad to a drink on their stylish rooftop bar and terrace, in Dublin’s most prime location. Hyde is more than just a bar or restaurant, it’s an all-encompassing experience for every occasion. The chic four-storey, rooftop venue is like nothing Ireland has seen before and was inspired by similar concepts seen in cities like London and New York. Book a table or purchase a gift card through their website www.hyde-dublin.com.

For the premium gin loving Dad

Hendrick’s Gin

Hendrick’s Gin needs no introduction. This delightfully peculiar, super premium Gin is distilled in the most unusually curious way in the Hendrick’s Gin Palace in Scotland. Much loved for its marvellous infusions of cucumber & rose, Hendrick’s Gin is a renowned go-to gift for special occasions, and for good reason. Reward Curiosity this Father’s Day with the Hendrick’s original gin, allowing your Dad to make the perfect Hendrick’s and tonic serve at home. Traditionally served with a slice of cucumber, this refreshing beverage is bound to make your G&T-loving Dad beam with joy. You can find Hendrick’s in any trusted off-licence store. RRP €45.