23 Gifts for the Pickiest Men on Your Holiday List CNN
Yes, it’s already time to start checking everyone off your holiday shopping list again. And this year, thanks to a deteriorated global supply chain, you’re going to want to add gifts to your cart ASAP to avoid shipping delays.
To help you find the best gifts ASAP, we’ve rounded up 23 of our absolute favorite gifts for the men in your life. So whether it’s for your dad, husband, boyfriend, grandpa, or any other guy, here are some gifts they’ll really want this holiday season.
Sondiko Butane Torch
For all of his grilling adventures, get Dad this portable butane torch so he can add a little touch of fire to anything from a rack of ribs to crème brûlée.
Tushy Classic 3.0
If you want to give him a gift that he will put to good use, there is nothing better than Tushy’s bidet accessory. It’s simple to set up and use, and it’s adjustable so it can get the perfect cleaning every time.
26 oz Yeti Rambler Bottle
Whether your dad is always on the go or always working at his desk, make sure he stays hydrated with this Yeti Rambler Water Bottle. With double-walled vacuum insulation, its water will stay ice cold all day. This bottle was our pick for the best water bottle of 2021, and you can even personalize it to be extra special for your dad.
The perfect gift for the forgetful daddy, Apple AirTags let you find everything you’ve lost with surprising precision. Attach one to your keys, wallet, laptop, TV remote, or anything else it might lose. Just make sure you stock up on accessories, as AirTags don’t come with a way to attach to the items.
Knock Knock What I like about daddy
If you are looking for a personalized and heartfelt gift, this one will make your dad cry in no time. This fill-in book lets you write about why your dad is so great in your own words.
Truff Gourmet Hot Sauce ($ 17.98; amazon.com and truff.com)
Hot Sauce Truff Gourmet
If you can’t pull his heart out but still want your dad to cry over the holidays, try giving him this hot Truff sauce. Made from peppers, agave nectar and black truffle, this sauce is complex, spicy and delicious at the same time.
Gifts for Husband
Solo Yukon stove
If your husband wants to spend more time in the garden, this fireplace from Solo Stove is a must-have. Plus, it burns very cleanly so there’s almost no smoke, and comes in multiple sizes to suit any garden or adventure. If you’re still on the fence, check out our full review.
This durable jacket from Carhartt not only keeps you warm with its heavyweight cotton fabric, but it also has six pockets so you can keep everything you need with you.
3 month subscription to Shaker & Spoon Cocktail ($ 135; shakerandspoon.com)
Shaker & Spoon Monthly Cocktail Box
If your husband loves a delicious cocktail, he’ll love this Shaker & Spoon subscription. Each month, he will receive a box with all the ingredients (minus the alcohol) and instructions for making interesting, complex and delicious themed cocktails.
GCI Kickback Outdoor Rocking Chair
Whether in the backyard, in the park or around the campfire, this portable rocking chair will allow her to relax in luxury.
If your man is desperate for new sneakers, check out these high top shoes from Cariuma, which plant two trees for every pair of shoes you buy.
Whether he works at home or in the office, this Hydro Flask insulated mug will never leave him.
Hario Mizudashi Cold Brew Coffee Maker
There’s nothing quite like having a cold brew pot ready in the fridge, so make it easy for her with this beautiful Hario Cold Brew Coffee Maker. The winner of our best cold brew coffee makers of 2021, it’s easy to use, brews delicious coffee, and is one of the cheapest we’ve tested.
Baboon Go-Bag Small
If your boyfriend is ready to travel again, take a look at this fun bag from Baboon to the Moon. Featuring a water and tear resistant ballistic shell material, this little duffel bag is TSA approved as a personal item and even has convertible backpack straps so it can keep hands-free while carrying it.
We all know that boyfriends don’t always have the best fashion sense. Brighten up her wardrobe a little with these timeless Blundstone Chelsea boots.
Keep him warm this winter with this incredibly versatile and packable puffer jacket from Patagonia. Featuring synthetic insulation and made from recycled materials, this jacket will be his go-to jacket for years to come.
It’s football season, and if he spends countless hours on the couch with a beer in hand, this Yeti can insulator is a Sunday must-have. Plus, you can even customize this insulation for a more personal touch.
Gravity fleece weighted robe
Some guys need to be reminded to indulge themselves every now and then, so this holiday season make sure he gets enough rest and relaxation with this weighted fleece robe from Gravity Blankets.
Gifts for grandfather
Rastelli Faroe Islands Salmon Fillets, 4-pack ($ 35; rastellis.com)
There is nothing quite like a delicious home cooked meal, so whether your grandpa is a top notch home chef or you want to cook for him this year, try these Salmon Fillets from the Delivery Service of Rastelli’s meat. We tried it ourselves and it was rightfully one of the best salmon we have ever tasted.
Casper Original Sleep Pillow
A good night’s sleep is an invaluable gift, so this year help your grandpa and treat him to the insanely comfortable Casper pillow. Constructed with plush, supportive padding and breathable weave to keep it cool, it will never go back to a regular old pillow again.
Atlas Coffee 6 month subscription
Take your grandfather on a coffee tour around the world with this Atlas Coffee Club membership. Each month, he will receive a bag of beans from a different country in the world, along with a map that includes tasting notes, brewing instructions, and even a history of the coffee of the country where the beans come from.
Whiskey stones are always a safe bet during the holidays, and this set includes two beautiful glasses, eight stones, tongs, two coasters and a pouch, all neatly stored in an elegant wooden box.
Ugg Ascot slippers
Keep her feet comfortable and snug with these fluffy wool slippers from Ugg. Plus, with a leather exterior and rubber sole, these slippers can be worn by him in the morning when he receives mail.