Top gifts for the men in your life

For the gamer, techie, coffee connoisseur, sports fanatic and more

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Some men are harder to shop for than others. Whether they’re dedicated gamers, movie buffs, home chefs, coffee connoisseurs, fitness enthusiasts, sports fanatics or none of the above, this list has the perfect gift for all the men in your life — or at least it can provide inspiration to find the perfect gift.

Pilot Coffee Roasters Heritage Signature Espresso Blend

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Pilot Coffee Roasters Heritage Signature Espresso Blend
Pilot Coffee Roasters Heritage Signature Espresso Blend. Photo by Amazon

Why buy: Pilot coffee is roasted in Toronto and tastes delicious everywhere. The beans originate from Vale da Grama, Brazil, and provide an interesting and layered flavour that is described as “toffee, milk chocolate and creamy.” We love Pilot coffee cafes and making our own at home.

Price: $19.99
Where to buy:
Amazon

Tea to go gift set

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Tea to go gift set. Photo by Firebelly Tea

Why buy: This gift set comes with the Stop-Infusion Travel Mug which is a tea-lovers dream. You can make hot or iced tea on the go with loose-leaf tea. The best part is the mug is 100 per cent leakproof, so you can take your tea anywhere. Firebelly is a Canadian brand founded by David Segal, co-founder of DAVIDsTEA. We’ve tried this gift set and love the quality. Learn more about making the perfect cup of tea.

Price: $69.95
Where to buy: Firebelly Tea

Epson EcoTank ET-8550 

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Epson 8500. Photo by Amazon

Why buy: The Epson EcoTank ET-8550 is a superb photo printer with exceptional quality and a cost-effective design. Unlike other photo printers, the ET-8550 boasts an innovative EcoTank system, eliminating the need for expensive ink cartridges. With its large ink tanks that can be easily refilled, this printer offers an impressive yield, allowing users to print thousands of high-quality photos before needing a refill.

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Moreover, the ET-8550 features six-colour Claria ET Premium Ink, delivering vivid and true-to-life prints with accuracy and detail. Its versatile media handling capabilities, wireless connectivity options, and user-friendly interface make the Epson EcoTank ET-8550 a superior choice for men looking to print photos for a Go Pro run or seeking exceptional photo printing without the hassle of frequent ink replacements.

Price: $979.95
Where to buy: Amazon

TP-Link AC1900 Wi-Fi Extender

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TP-Link AC1900 WiFi Extender. Photo by Amazon

Why buy: Give the gift enhanced internet connectivity throughout his home and help him complete his home office.

The AC1900 Wi-Fi Extender offers a robust and reliable solution to extend Wi-Fi coverage, eliminating dead zones and ensuring seamless connectivity in every corner of the house. Its high-speed dual-band technology provides a combined speed of up to 1900Mbps, enabling smooth streaming, online gaming, and fast downloads.

Setup is a breeze with the intuitive Tether app, allowing the giftee to manage and customize the network easily.

Price: $89.99
Where to buy: Amazon

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ENOKING Serbian Chef Knife 6.7-Inch Meat Cleaver

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ENOKING Serbian Chef Knife. Photo by Amazon

Why buy: For the man who loves to barbecue and be the home cook for his family, you can’t go wrong with this one — it’ll get his creative juices flowing.

Crafted with precision and expertise, this meat cleaver is a versatile and indispensable tool in the kitchen. The Serbian Chef Knife’s 6.7-inch blade is made from high-quality stainless steel, ensuring exceptional sharpness, durability, and resistance to corrosion. Its ergonomic handle provides a comfortable grip, allowing for precise control and effortless chopping, dicing and mincing.

Price: $39.99
Where to buy: Amazon

LG OLED Evo C2 Series 55”

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OLED Evo C2 Series 55. Photo by Amazon

Why buy: If you’re shopping for a gaming enthusiast, the LG OLED Evo C2 Series 55” is a gift to take his gaming experience to new heights. This TV combines the exceptional picture quality of OLED technology with the latest gaming features. The OLED Evo display offers stunning visuals with rich colours, deep blacks, and excellent contrast, immersing him in vibrant, lifelike gaming worlds. For instance, it’s perfect for the new Zelda release.

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With a fast refresh rate and HDMI 2.1 support, the C2 Series ensures smooth gameplay and reduced input lag, providing a competitive edge. Its AI-powered processor enhances graphics and upscales lower-resolution content, optimizing the gaming experience. Additionally, the webOS platform offers quick access to popular gaming apps and streaming services.

Price: $2,097.99
Where to buy: Amazon

Roku Ultra 4K/HDR/Dolby Vision Streaming Device

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Roku Ultra. Photo by Amazon

Why buy: Packed with features, this device offers seamless streaming in stunning 4K resolution with HDR and Dolby Vision support, delivering vivid and lifelike visuals. The Roku Ultra provides access to thousands of streaming channels, ensuring he never misses his favourite shows or movies.

Its user-friendly interface, voice remote, and handy shortcut buttons make navigating through content effortless. With robust wireless connectivity and a USB port for local media playback, the Roku Ultra offers flexibility and convenience.

Price: $68.98
Where to buy: Amazon

NVIDIA SHIELD Android TV Pro

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NVIDIA SHIELD Android TV Pro. Photo by Amazon

Why buy: This powerful streaming device is built for gamers, offering an extensive library of games from the Google Play Store and NVIDIA’s GeForce NOW game streaming service. The NVIDIA Tegra X1+ processor ensures smooth and immersive gaming experiences, while 4K HDR support delivers stunning visuals. Moreover, it has two USB 3.0 ports for storage expansion, USB cameras, keyboards, controllers, a Plex Media Server built-in, 3 GB RAM and 16 GB storage.

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With the Google Assistant built-in, he can control entertainment with just his voice. The SHIELD Android TV Pro also doubles as a media center, providing access to popular streaming apps and supporting 4K HDR content.

Price: $299.99
Where to buy: Amazon  

BrewDemon Craft Beer Brewing Kit

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Brewdemon craft beer brewing kit. Photo by Amazon

Why buy: This kit is the perfect gift for men who appreciate the art of brewing their beer. With easy-to-follow instructions and all the necessary equipment included, it allows him to embark on a fun and rewarding brewing journey right at home. The BrewDemon Craft Beer Brewing Kit offers a range of delicious beer styles, providing a customized brewing experience.

Price: $312
Where to buy: Amazon

Dior Homme by Christian Dior Cologne Spray

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Dior Homme. Photo by Amazon

Why buy: With its top notes of bergamot and lavender, heart notes of iris and cacao, and base notes of leather and patchouli, this cologne creates a captivating and refined scent that will leave a lasting impression. The Dior Homme cologne spray is perfect for men who appreciate luxurious fragrances and want to exude confidence and sophistication.

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Price: Starting from $170
Where to buy: Sephora | Amazon

Apple Watch SE (2nd Gen) [GPS 40mm] Smart Watch

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Apple Watch SE. Photo by Amazon

Why buy: If the men on your list have an iPhone and don’t have an Apple Watch, they may enjoy the added benefit of having a smartwatch in the same ecosystem. Apple Watches are fantastic extensions of iPhones as they show notifications and messages and can even make calls. They can take your heart rate, providing the wearer will valuable information like approximate calories burned during an activity.

Price: $329
Where to buy: Apple | Amazon

HyBridge Glove

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HyBridge Glove. Photo by Canada Goose

Why buy: Keep his hands toasty this winter with these water-repellent, wind-resistant gloves from Canada Goose. These gloves are filled with white goose down and are elasticized at the wrists to lock in the warmth. They’re easy to wash, just toss them in the washing machine on a gentle cycle.

Price: $195
Where to buy: Canada Goose

Also consider

For sports fans: Fanatics, for official team merch
Comfy clothes with a cause: Tentree
Convenient grilling: Lumin Electric Grill (read our review)

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