Are you in need of gift baskets for the men in your life?
Now, before anyone gets all up in arms about reinforcing gender stereotypes, let it be said from the onset that this list of manly gift baskets is made in good fun. These gift baskets are sold entirely by third parties, and are not intended to promote any particular agenda in gender politics. They’re just awesome, manly gift baskets, and you’ll just have to accept that.
So, for anyone with a dude in his or her life that’s stuck on what to get him, these gift baskets are a helpful suggestion, compiled by someone who’d love to receive any of these gift baskets. They range in awesomeness from grilling gift baskets to sports gift baskets and many other areas essential to a man’s existence.
First off, a hearty seasoning’s greetings from the folks at Gourmet Gift Baskets, who have this incredible assortment of grilling and barbecue gift baskets. They range in price, starting with the Beer-B-Q Bucket. It comes with three different dry rubs: beef & burger, chicken & poultry, pork & bbq—from Urban Accents, plus a 12 oz Corona, a Sam Adams Seasonal, and a bottle of Leinenkugel’s Sunset Wheat. The Grill Master BBQ gift basket steps up the game with a bottle of Roadhouse Steak Sauce by Stonewall Kitchen, some New Mexico Red Pepper Sesame Grill Sauce by Frontera Foods, a metal carrying tray and grilling accessory set (apron, tongs, grilling fork and spatula) with a case. Feeling generous? The Celebrity Chef BBQ gift basket goes full hog (actual hog not included) with all kinds of grilling goodness from Western Red Cedar Grilling Papers and Red Oak Gourmet Grilling Planks by Fire & Flavor, Touch O’Heat BBQ Sauce and Steak Rub by Rufus Teague, Sriracha Teriyaki Sauce and Maple Chipotle Grille Sauce from Stonewall Kitchen, Pineapple Coconut Mango Tequila Sauce and Limon Pepper Meat, Fish & Poultry Rub by Robert Rothschild, and so much more!
Looking for gift baskets that offer ready-made treats? The guys at Man Crates have turned gift baskets on their heads; for starters, they’re not baskets, they’re crates, in case the name didn’t give it away. Secondly, they have managed to cram so much awesomeness into a box, it defies the laws of physics. Check out the Slaughterhouse Crate; it boasts more than 1 lb. of beef in a collection of six types of jerky. It also offers other high-energy snacks for doing whatever manly stuff strikes your fancy. The Whiskey Lover’s Crate comes with everything you need to enjoy your favorite spirit. It features an 8oz Customized steel hip-flask and 2 Old fashioned Man Crates glasses, each with free personalization. Then there are tried and true whiskey mixers like Fever-Tree Bitter Lemon and Ginger Ale plus Izze Sparkling Apple. This
gift basket Man Crate also comes with pretzel bites and peanuts in the shell. Each offering from Man Crates comes delivered “in a sealed wooden crate with a laser-etched crowbar, without bows, ribbons or fluff.”
In the spirit of crates, the Candy Crate Retro Candy & Gift Store from the Amazon marketplace gives us the Ass Kickin’ Hot Sauce Gift Basket: three five oz. bottles of hot sauce, including Ass Kickin’ Original Hot Sauce, Cajun Hot Sauce and Steak Sauce, plus.75 oz. mini bottles of Ass Kickin’ Wasabi Horseradish Hot Sauce, Roasted Garlic Hot Sauce, Cajun Hot Sauce, and Original Hot Sauce. These, plus a 10 oz. Ass Kickin’ Snack Mix, Honey Roasted Peanuts and Jalapeno Cheddar Peanuts, all come in a wicker basket, wrapped in a cellophane bag and tied with a bow.
Also from Amazon comes the Buffalo Bills Beef Jerky Gift Cooler from the Choo Choo R Snacks, Inc. storefront. This gift basket packs plenty of meat into a zippered, black 6-pack cooler with 12 assorted 1.75oz packs of Buffalo Bills Jerky. The lucky guy can rip into 7 packs of Country Cut Beef Jerky in BBQ, Chipotle, Hickory Pepper, Mesquite, Mild, Spicy, and Teriyaki flavors, in addition to 4 packs of Western Cut Beef Jerky in Cajun, Black Pepper, Sweet n’ Spicy, and Teriyaki. It also includes 1 pack of Buffalo Bills Turkey Jerky.
The folks at GiftTree.com offer the First Class Beer Chiller gift basket. Beers from around the world abound in this basket, including Stella Artois, Red Stripe, Guinness Stout, Molson Canadian Lager, and Heineken. It also comes with a ton of gourmet bar snacks, including Krave Beef Jerky, Aaron Bell Pretzels Pinot Grigio Salami, Cary’s Milk Chocolate Almond Toffee, Beer Berries, and two kinds of Beer Brittle.
And what manly gift basket round-up would be complete without bacon? Bacon Freak has the Holiday Beast Feast Bundle, offering six of their top-selling bacon flavors in a Bacon Freak gift box. But that’s not all; it also comes with bacon seasoning, bacon-flavored toothpicks, some maple bacon lollipops, and Vosges Dark & Milk Chocolate Bars, which, of course, have bacon in them. Then there are the gift baskets offered at Bacon Addicts. Check out the Colossal Bacon Sampler: it boasts an 8 oz. package of Country Ham Bacon, a 12 oz. Canadian Style Bacon plus 1 lb. each of dry-cured Country Bacon, Old Fashioned Applewood Country Bacon, Pepper-Coated City Bacon, moist-cured City Bacon and Thick Sliced Pepper Coated Canadian Bacon. It’s a bacon bonanza!
What do you think of these gift baskets? How would you like to receive one of these gift baskets?