06/03/2013 09:27 am ET

The Most Clichéd Father's Day Cooking Gifts 2013: Your Dad Does More Than Grill! (PHOTOS)


Father's Day is coming up, and this year (like every year) we'd like to remind you that your father probably has interests aside from grilling and beer. Oh, not your dad? Great! Your gift-buying will be easy. For everyone else, we've pulled together some of the most clichéd father's day gifts, from grilling equipment to beer mugs to the single worst apron we've ever encountered.

Father's Day, like Mother's Day, tends to bring out the worst in gender-based food stereotypes. Moms only want chocolates and tea sets and dads only want grilling tongs and things they burn their initials into meat with, right? Look, just like our moms love all kinds of food gifts and cooking gear, so too do our dads. Here is a list of the things you can probably avoid. At least for a year.

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Cliché Father's Day Food Gifts 2013


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