Looking for a Father's day gift? It may be over a month away but it is so worth thinking about because with more us spending more time at home, and spending more time browsing online stores, you want to make sure you get a gift in the bag. And what better way than to say ‘thank you Dad’ than with a brand new BBQ? Yep, a barbecue. Now there's a thought...
Owning one of the best BBQs this season will not only get dad out into the garden being chief chef, but it will also be something which the whole family can get involved with. And, with the current state of the nation and summer fast approaching, there has never been a better time to invest in a charcoal, gas or hybrid variety so you're well equipped for all your outdoor cooking ventures.
Keep scrolling to see some hot BBQ gifts with some big brand names including Everdure by Heston Blumenthal, Big Green Egg and Gentleman's Hardware.
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1. Everdure by Heston Blumenthal FUSION Charcoal BBQ
The FUSION offers the full barbequing experience. With its large cooking areas and easy charcoal management, reaching optimum heat levels is a breeze and it’s perfect for gardens of all shapes and sizes.
2. Big Green Egg MiniMax Barbecue
The EGG is an investment, yep, but it could be so worth it. The design combines age old know-how with state-of-the-art technology offer incredible strength, durability and heat insulation. And the enamel shell is finished with a lifetime-guaranteed glaze in British Racing Green, which really emphasises that this one is built to last.
3. Gentleman's Hardware Charcoal BBQ
This suitcase-style barbecue is a neat idea which will see dad grilling his favourite BBQ foods wherever he roams. It's mega lightweight, portable and compact making it ideal for keeping in the car, so its there for every part of the journey. Being so small means that it will only fit a couple of burgers on it each time, but waiting is part of the fun – right?
4. Weber Smokey Joe Premium Charcoal BBQ
This portable BBQ is packed full of handy features such as a steel cooking grate, a handy tuck and carry lid, a steel charcoal grate for aeration and a briquette measuring cup so you don’t overdo it on the heat production. It's light enough it can pack away easily, so he can always have it in the boot of the car if he desires. It's available in a selection of colours so you can pick his favourite, too.
5. Landmann 31377 Piccolino Portable Charcoal Barbecue
Another portable barbecue, the Landmann 31377 comes with everything Dad needs to make a feast for the family be it in the garden, or a picnic on the beach (once we're out of lockdown!). It's equipped with a chrome plated cooking grill and warming rack, and even comes with stainless steel tongs so he can keep turning the meats and veggies until cooked to perfection. This one comes in a selection of colours, but you'll need to be quick because some hues are more popular than others.