End your search for Father’s Day gift ideas by cooking for your dad instead! What do you give to someone who has everything? The answer – is delicious and mouthwatering home-cooked Father’s Day food. Whether your dad’s a meat-lover, seafood-lover, or has a sweet tooth, we’ve got Father’s Day recipes that you can mix and match to help you make a special menu that your dad will love.
Father’s Day Food For The Seafood-lover
Nothing spells indulgence more than seafood. If your dad is a seafood-lover, making these dishes will be the best Father’s Day gift you could ever give him.
Appetizer: Gambas Al Ajillo
This classic pica-pica food is perfect to start your Father’s Day menu with. It’s simple, easy, and has a rich flavor that Dad will surely love.
Soup: Seafood Chowder
Impress Dad with your cooking skills by making him this seafood chowder that’s made extra creamy with Knorr Cream of Corn Soup. No need to slave away in the kitchen to give Dad a delicious gift.
Main: Pasta Vongole
This is a perfect Father’s Day gift idea for dads who love seafood pastas. It takes only 30-minutes to make and is a fancy meal for the rest of the family too. Use Knorr Shrimp Cubes to bring out the deep briny flavors of the sea.
Main: Seafood Paella
Bring a taste of Spain to your Father’s Day celebrations with this seafood paella recipe. The secret to this flavorful paella is the delicious broth that’s made richer and more flavorful with Knorr Chicken Cubes.
Father’s Day Food For The Meat-lover
For dads who love meat and can’t get enough of it, we’ve gathered recipes that will surely satisfy Dad's cravings on his special day.
Appetizer: Pulled Pork Sandwiches
Make this meaty appetizer using shredded leftover bbq. If you want to add an Asian Twist to it, make these Pork Ribs to shred and use bao buns instead of hamburger buns.
Soup: Pork Ramen
This pork ramen is big on flavors and ease by using instant ramen noodles to save time and Knorr Pork Cubes for that rich porky taste. Go the extra mile and pan sear the pork belly before adding to that broth for a richer flavor and color that Dad will surely enjoy.
Main: Sizzling Beef Bulgogi
Give Dad that meaty goodness he's craving for! Make this sizzling beef bulgogi using Knorr Beef Cube and Knorr Liquid Seasoning for that rich umami taste.
Main: Pork Ribs with a Chinese Twist
Change up the usual bbq flavors by making these pork ribs with a chinese twist. The best part about this recipe? You don’t need to stand in front of a grill! Instead, bake this special Father’s Day food in an oven for a fuss-free time.
Father’s Day Food For The Health-Buff
A Father’s Day special menu for the health-buff dad can be hard to make. Here are some ideas.
Appetizer: Grilled Chicken Salad with BBQ Mayo Dressing
Gift your dad his dose of protein and healthy greens with this salad recipe. Add a little bit of indulgence for Father’s Day with the creamy BBQ Mayo Dressing made with Lady’s Choice Real Mayonnaise.
Soup: Moringa Squash Cream Soup
Make your healthy dad this soup recipe that has vitamin-rich moringa and squash as its base. Made extra-meaty with Knorr Beef Cube, this soup recipe proves that healthy can be delicious too!
Main: Steamed Fish with Chiles and Lime
This steamed fish is a healthy Father’s Day food that’s bursting with flavors, all thanks to Knorr Sinigang sa Sampalok Mix.
Main: Grilled Chicken Pesto
Whether your dad likes his brown rice or pea pasta, this grilled chicken pesto is perfect with either one. Give Dad the gift of healthy indulgence with this umami-rich pesto recipe made with Knorr Ginataang Gulay Recipe Mix.
Sweet Ending to Father’s Day
How can we forget the dads with a sweet tooth? Make Dad’s day extra sweeter by giving him the gift of a sweet ending with these Father’s Day milkshakes made extra creamy with Selecta Super Thick Ice Cream.
Brown Sugar Vanilla Milkshake
Dad will love the classic flavors in this brown sugar vanilla milkshake made extra creamy with Selecta Super Thick Vanilla Ice Cream. This is perfect for dads with classic tastes. Spruce it up by adding cookie crumbs on top!
Peanut Butter Chocolate Milkshake
This is for the dads who love all things peanut butter and chocolate. Instead of using cocoa powder to make this shake, we use Selecta Super Thick Chocolate Ice Cream to make it extra creamy and chocolate-y. Make it more festive by adding chopped chocolate and swirls of peanut butter on top.
There you have it! Father’s Day gift ideas for dads with different tastes. With a few simple ingredients, a bit of time, and effort, you can show Dad how much you love him with these special Father’s Day recipes!