There’s a whisky fit for every dad and if you are wondering what to gift your dad this father’s day, this will come in handy. #HappyFathersDay
1) Adventure Loving Dad – Ardbeg Wee Beastie (New)
From elusive sea creatures to eerie hillside half-breeds, the Ardbeg Distillery has a history of exploring inexplicable legends in their bottlings. Ardbeg Wee Beastie has been described as a ‘monster of a dram’ with a formidable bite with each sip. It’s nothing like you have tasted before and is a must-drink for all the wild ones out there! Matured for 5 years in ex-bourbon and in Oloroso sherry casks, this youngest Ardbeg is a raw, tongue-tingling, smoky dram.
Price: Rs 5180 (Delhi) Rs 8300 (Mumbai)
2) Collector Dad – Paul John Mithuna
This second limited-edition special release based on zodiac signs by the Indian single malt producer Paul John’s Mithuna (Gemini) is a collector’s item. The distinctive flavours of coffee mocha, orange peel, and delicate spices on the palate make it an even more pleasurable experience. The product has been rolled out in selective markets in India and abroad.
Price : Rs 22,000 (Mumbai)
3) Classic Dad – Glenfiddich 12
A classic Speyside single malt scotch whisky for the dad who loves to socialize, and tell his stories. Glenfiddich’s signature malt is matured in the finest Oloroso sherry and bourbon casks and uniquely married in oak tuns for at least 12 years, to give a beautifully balanced nose complemented by refreshingly rich and complex notes of fresh pear and subtle oak, making it an ideal and classy gift for the whisky aficionado.
Price: Rs 3860 (Delhi)
4) All-Indian Dad – Kamet Single Malt (New)
This new addition to India’s growing single malt market and homegrown spirits is a perfect gift for the dad who is #vocalforlocal and swears by Made in India products. Kamet single malt whisky is a crowd-pleaser in terms of its fruity aroma profile with oaky spice forward notes, complemented with vanilla and caramel on the palate.
Price: Rs 2999
5) World’s Best Dad – Bruichladdich
This scotch whisky is for the dad who ticks all the boxes. The Classic Laddie is made from 100% Scottish barley, trickle distilled, then matured for its entire life in premium American oak. This no-age-statement, un-peated Islay single malt is everything that you want in a dram. From the sturdy packaging to the liquid inside this makes it a perfect gift for the best dad in the world.
Price: Rs 18,500 (Mumbai)
6) Maverick Dad – Kavalan (ex-bourbon oak) Single Malt
For the independent-minded and unorthodox dad who is a non-conformist. This award-winning single malt from Taiwan is a rare find. Over the last few years the popularity of Kavalan has made it one of the most sought-after whiskies in the world. Thankfully it is now available in India. The Kavalan spring water certainly makes all the difference in case of this single malt. With aromas of vanilla, nutmeg and banana notes and Fresh and sweet with creamy barley, coconut, and soft oak on the palate, this whisky reminds you of a tropical sunset.
Price: Rs 14500 (Delhi) (Also, available on duty-free)
7) Mellowed Dad – Lagavulin 16
The most sought-after peaty single malt, Lagavulin 16 is perfect for the dad who loves tranquillity and has a favourite corner in the house where he likes to relax with a dram of his choice. Lagavulin 16 is also the style of whisky appreciated by every peat whisky lover.
Price: Rs 7660 (Delhi)