10 Artisanal Foods & Drinks to Savour on Father’s Day
14 June 2017
This Father’s Day, treat your grub-loving dad to some artisanal-crafted foods and drinks that are one of a kind and can only be savoured through special order. We found 10 artisanal foods and drinks that are worth tasting for the special day:
Amazin’ Graze Gift Basket: Savoury Collection
For dads who love to munch on savoury snacks, this gift set by Amazin’ Graze and Root Cellar KL features five different types of savoury snacks, from Rendang Spice Nut Mix to Cardamom Crackers. The set comes in a traditional copper tray, a testament to the rich Malaysian heritage!
Ette Tea Blend No. 829 (Nasi Lemak Flavoured Tea)
If your father lives by nasi lemak and tea for breakfast to start his day, this Blend No. 829 (Nasi Lemak Flavoured Tea) by Singapore-based Ette Tea would surely delight him! Inspired by the staple fragrant dish cooked in pandan leaf and coconut milk, the tea is a fragrant rice blend of dried chilli, dried pandan, coconut flakes, genmaicha, houjicha, and flavouring.
Krakakoa Artisanal Chocolate Bar
Chocolates are a great way to say ‘Thank You’ and Indonesian chocolatier Krakakoa produces some of the best artisanal chocolate bars in the region. Some of their exotically flavoured chocolate bars include the Dark Chocolate Chilli, Dark Milk Chocolate Ginger, and Dark Chocolate Sea Salt and Pepper.
Heaven On Cheese Handmade Premium Cheese
For gourmet cheese-loving dads, Thailand’s Heaven On Cheese’s handmade premium cheese products would suit his exquisite taste bud. While they mainly cater to hotels and restaurants in Thailand, their products can be purchased at Sloane’s store or online.
SnackBox PH Brownie Crunch
Handcrafted crunchy brownies in assorted flavours are hard to come by, and Philippines-based SnackBox PH’s Brownie Crunch is one of the artisanal snacks that would make a great gift for sweet-toothed dads. The all-natural Brownie Crunch comes in four different flavours: Triple Chocolate, Peppermint, Salted Caramel, and Roasted Cacao Nibs with Chia and Flaxseeds.
In Season Natural Syrup Set A
For dads who love to craft his own drinks in his spare time, Korean In Season’s Natural Syrup Set A would make a great addition to your dad’s mini bar. The set features artisanal syrups in three different flavours: ginger, raspberry, and apple.
Ginza Kikunoya Arigatou Thank You Gift Set
Ginza Kikunoya is one of the famous Japanese sweets shops in Ginza, and their Arigatou Thank You Gift Set would be the perfect gift to show your dad how much you appreciate him. The set features six mini cakes and assorted bite-sized snacks.
Taiwan Treat Din Tai Fung Pineapple Cakes
Din tai fung is a popular pineapple cake in Taiwan, and they go perfectly well with green tea. Treat your dad to this sweet pineapple cakes during teatime.
Blue Tokai Coffee Gift Set (Pack of 6)
For caffeine addict dads, this Coffee Gift Set by Indian coffee roaster Blue Tokai is enough to complete his daily caffeine fix. The set comes with six packs of coffee of your choice. You can choose from fruity-tasting coffee pack to caramelised nuts.
Nicole’s Kitchen Assorted Mini Jam Set
If your dad truly cares about the authenticity and essence of tastes in all the food he consumes, this Assorted Mini Jam Set by Hong Kong-based Nicole’s Kitchen would be the perfect gift, as the jams contain no preservatives, artificial flavours, and artificial colours. The flavours include Kumquat, Passion Fruit, and Red Fig.