Father’s Day is a perfect gifting opportunity with brands offering a variety of unique packaging options, offers and drinks. Plus there’s the opportunity to help out bars currently closed because of lockdown.

Glenfiddich personalised labels

Glenfiddich personalised labels are available nationally across the Glenfiddich range and can be created at gflabels.com before arriving via post in three to 10 days. Retailers wanting to promote the offer through their store should contact William Grant & Sons for digital advertising assets and point-of-sale.

Distributed by: William Grant & Sons

Gage Roads Rock Dance IPA

Fresh from Gage Roads, Rock Dance IPA is brewed with a hop trifecta of Idaho 7, Citra and Azacca – packing amped up bursts of tangerine, stone fruit and resin. This West Coast IPA is anchored with rounded malt and firm bitterness, coming in at 6.5 per cent ABV. Happy Father’s Day, Dad!

Distributed by: Good Drinks

Patritti ‘JPB’ Reserve Shiraz 2018

Patritti named this wine after founding father Giovanni (John) Patritti. JPB or ‘John Patritti Brighton’ refers to the greater region of Adelaide where the winery is located. Today, grandson James Mungall makes the wine and the original JPB branding iron is still used to stamp barrels. RRP $65.

Contact Patritti for your local distributor

Great Northern Zero

Great Northern Zero is a 0.0 per cent alcohol, full taste beer, brewed with an outdoor lifestyle in mind. With deep golden hues and a fruity aroma that carries through to the palate. Great Northern Zero has a balanced sweetness that is complemented with subtle bitterness. It finishes clean and crisp.

Distributed by: CUB


Throw some heat dad’s way with Fireball, a firm father’s favourite. The cinnamon whisky is the perfect tonic for beating the last remnants of winter and giving lockdown blues the heave-ho. It tastes like heaven, burns like hell and is certain to bring some warmth to Father’s Day.

Distributed by SouthTrade International

Buffalo Trace

Share a toast this Father’s Day and pair it with your Sunday barbeque full of smoked meats to complement the complex flavour profile. If dad has a sweet tooth, dark chocolate, berries and nuts will heighten the spicy undertones of the anise and cinnamon. Buffalo Trace can also be paired with a charcuterie board of rustic cheeses, salami, hams and dried fruits to bring forth a different tasting experience with every sip.

Distributed by SouthTrade International

Everleigh Bottling Co. has partnered with Glenfiddich & The Balvenie for a Father’s Day cocktail collection.

The collection comprises four whisky-led cocktails, mixed by The Everleigh’s expert bartenders to showcase William Grant & Sons’ premium whisky range.

The collection includes:

  • ‘Bobby Burns’ featuring The Balvenie 12 year, Benedictine, sweet vermouth and Angostura bitters
  • ‘Joker’ featuring Glenfiddich 15 year, absinthe, Angostura bitters and sugar
  • ‘Rob Roy’ featuring The Balvenie 12 year, sweet vermouth and Angostura bitters
  • ‘Tattletale’ featuring Glenfiddich 15 year, Glenfiddich Fire & Cane (peated), honey and Angostura bitters

Simply head to the Everleigh Bottling Co. website to pre-order your limited-edition cocktail pack now.

The Duke of Clarence and The Barber Shop’s combination

Spoil dad with a roast from The Duke of Clarence, throw in a British grocery treat, bottled cocktails or unique grooming gifts from The Barber Shop, and they will deliver it all to dad’s door in a gift bag on Sunday 5 September between 11am-3pm. Bottled cocktails include the Jasmine Tea Punch, a Chocolate Old Fashioned, a classic Negroni, and Irish Coffees, to cater to even the most discerning of drinkers. Then top everything off with some home pampering from the venue co-owner’s bespoke range of Enright’s Original Gin-Scented Grooming Products.

Head to the Duke of Clarence website.

Launceston Distillery Tawny Cask Matured Single Malt Whisky

Operating for over seven years now out of historic Hangar 17 at Launceston Airport, Launceston Distillery is in the northern distilling belt of Tasmania, taking advantage of everything the north has to offer. Matured in French Oak casks previously used to age tawny fortitied wine, this whisky is the perfect choice for dad.

Distributed by: Launceston Distillery

Starward Whisky Bottled Cocktails

Starward Whisky’s new bottled cocktail range is bringing favourites from the bar into the home. There are three high quality batched cocktails in the range: (New) Old Fashioned, Coffee Old Fashioned and Whisky Negroni, all crafted with award-winning whisky and locally sourced ingredients.

Distributed by: SouthTrade International

Archie Rose Distiller’s Strength Gin

Distiller’s Strength Gin is Archie Rose’s boldest and most elegant gin, packed with sixteen individually distilled botanicals, including pear, rose, elderflower and honey collected from the distillery’s own hives. This gin comes complete with a gift box and long list of accolades.

Distributed by: Archie Rose

Westward American Single Malt Whiskey

Does dad love single malt, and you want to get him something different? Does dad love bourbon, and you want to get him something different? Westward American Single Malt is the answer. Made from 100 per cent malted barley, grown close to the distillery in Oregon, Portland; Westward has a range of finishes available in Australia that dad will love.

Distributed by: Think Spirits

Why not try Warner’s Gin Cocktail?

If you want to go for something different for dad, why not bring the bar he can’t visit to your home? Warner’s Gin shared a range of delicious cocktails with Bars and Clubs recently.

Kings of Prohibition Red Wine and Tumbler Pack

This is for the fun dad. The dad that never grew up. The household prankster. Nothing excites this dad more than a burger with all kinds of toppings, he is a burger artiste. With his meaty burger, serve a glass of the Kings of Prohibition Shiraz, Red Blend or Tempranillo – they are all entertaining!

Distributed by: Calabria Family Brands

Ponting 366

Ponting 366 is the flagship of the Ponting Wine Range. This 2017 McLaren Vale / Coonawarra Shiraz Cabernet Sauvignon wears Ponting’s Test player number, 366, with the same pride as the Australian captain. Collaborating with winemaker Ben Riggs, Ricky and Ben have created a wine that will stand the test of time.

Distributed by: Three Kings Wine Merchants

Mad Monkey Ubhal Bakte

‘Ubhal Bakte’ is ‘Baked Apple’ in Gaelic as an ode to family and heritage. Think sticky caramelised apple and hazelnut with an underlying hint of smoke and spice. A mix of steeped and vapour infused botanicals, perfect to draw out the natural sweetness of the apple and cosy depths of spices.

Contact Mad Monkey Distillery for your local distributor

Brookvale Union Vodka Lemon Lime Bitters

Bring a taste of nostalgia to Father’s Day with Brookvale Union’s latest creation, the Vodka Lemon Lime Bitters RTD. The recipe was developed over a number of years to reflect the classic bitters-style profile that you know and love from the pub, the bowlo or the clubhouse.

Distributed by: Asahi Premium Beverages

Wynns Coonawarra Estate Black Label Cabernet Sauvignon

What better gift for Dad than one of Australia’s most collected Cabernet Sauvignons from the esteemed Wynns Coonawarra Estate? This is a true icon of Australian wine, and was the first ever commercially labelled Cabernet in our country. First produced in 1954, it has a reputation for ageing gracefully and displaying excellent varietal and regional characteristics. The wine is produced from only the top quality 20 to 25 per cent of Cabernet Sauvignon fruit grown in Wynns’ terra rossa vineyards.

Distributed by: Treasury Wine Estates

The Glen Grant 10 Year Old Single Malt Scotch Whisky

The Glen Grant 10 Year Old displays a bright golden colour with a sweet pear and vanilla bouquet. This elegant single malt dances on the palate with gentle notes of orchard fruits and butterscotch. The finish is satisfyingly long and complex.

Distributed by: Campari Australia

Pepperjack Barossa Shiraz

Father’s Day is the second largest red wine gifting occasion and Pepperjack’s Shiraz is Australia’s number one red wine, making this the ultimate gift for Dads this year. With a deep heritage stamped in the Barossa, Pepperjack wines have always been rich and honest, showcasing the region’s outstanding qualities. Plush on the palate, this well-structured Shiraz has soft layers of tannins to give length and finesse while finishing soft and full of flavour.

Distributed by: Treasury Wine Estates

Wolf Blass Grey Label McLaren Vale Shiraz

Australia is famous for its Shiraz and from an early time, Wolfgang Blass identified its potential as a variety the world would one day fall in love with. Enjoying the honour of being the first wine released under the Wolf Blass label, the Grey Label Shiraz has emerged as a highly recognised and much-loved Australian wine of affordable luxury. The wine is quintessential Wolf Blass; a classic variety made using contemporary winemaking techniques, with a respectful nod to tradition.

Distributed by: Treasury Wine Estates

Barossa Valley Wine Company Stockyard Shiraz

Stockyard celebrates the 100+ year old stone ruin on our vineyard. Originally a slaughterhouse, today it occupies a much more serene position overlooking rows of low-yielding Shiraz vines. Stockyard Shiraz has seductive aromas of blackberry, plum and liquorice with savoury white spice on the nose. The palate is rich and concentrated with dark fruit flavours.

Distributed by: Australian Vintage Limited

Andy Young

Andy joined Intermedia as Editor of The Shout in 2015, writing news on a daily basis and also writing features for National Liquor News. Now Managing Editor of both The Shout and Bars and Clubs.

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