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  1. BoroughBox's Guide to the Perfect Gift for a Cool Dad

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    Father's Day: BoroughBox's Guide to a Cool Dad's Perfect Gift

    Cool Dads. We all know a few, whatever their age. Whether it's racing along in their classic car, queueing for perfectly composed coffee, or leading the song at a protest march, these dads know how to have fun, without ever breaking a sweat. Their supreme knowledge of all-things-current make them hard to buy for… this, however, is where we come in.

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  2. BoroughBox's Guide to a Pub Dad's Perfect Gift

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    Father's Day: BoroughBox's Guide to a Pub Dad's Perfect Gift

    Pub Dads. Renowned across the Kingdom for their brash wit, very slightly-too-hard pats on the back and of course, their love of beer. Whether it’s at the pub, the football club, in the garden or on the train, no one fancies a tipple like these lovely fellas. Armed with high calibre snacks and a pint of bitter, these dads could achieve anything!

    A distinctly British phenomenon, these pub-house-goers are never too far away and always have a story to tell. Some of us may know these Dads as uncles or even grandfathers, but whatever relation, they’re always great to have around.

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  3. Father's Day: BoroughBox's Guide to an Outdoors Dad's Perfect Gift

    BoroughBox's Guide to an Outdoors Dad's Perfect Gift

    Father's Day: BoroughBox's Guide to an Outdoors Dad's Perfect Gift

    The Outdoors Dad. A majestic breed of father. Suited in an anorak, walking boots and a rugged beard (or so they wish), these adventurers can be found on any footpath, heritage site or wooded area across the country. Prone to showing off their knowledge of the great outdoors, you can most likely find them crouching down, inspecting their map, a small insect, or what might be an animal track (probably a boot print). This particular trait makes these Dads excellent geography, science or history teachers and this is most likely where you might draw the closest reference.

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  4. BoroughBox's Gift Guide For The Foodie Dad

    BoroughBox gift guide for the Foodie Dad

    BoroughBox's Guide to a Foodie Dad's Perfect Gift

    Father’s Day is fast approaching and we’re here to make sure that come June 20th, you know exactly what to get to Make Dad’s Day. At BoroughBox, we know that every dad is different, and that what one Dad might love, is another’s worst nightmare. To solve this gift-giving conundrum for you, we’ve divided the world’s dads into six unique types, and curated delicious hampers just for them!

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  5. Facts About Olive Oil You May Not Know: An Interview With OliveOlive

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    Facts About Olive Oil You May Not Know: An Interview With OliveOlive

    We're BIG fans of olive oil here at BoroughBox HQ. We think almost anything can be improved with a dash of this golden good stuff. Curious about the process of growing olives and extracting their oil, we reached out to one of our marketplace sellers, Rob, proud co-founder (with his wife Pam) of Olive Olive. They sell premium olive oil grown from Pam's family farm in Cyprus.

    We had so many questions. What makes oil 'extra-virgin'? What does cold-pressed mean? How can I tell which brand to buy? Read on for all the answers!

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  6. Rock Rose Gin by Dunnet Bay Distillers: Award-Winning Botanical Spirits That Won't Break The (Bottle) Bank

    Rock Rose Gin by Dunnet Bay Distillers: Award-Winning Botanical Spirits That Won't Break The (Bottle) Bank

    Rock Rose Gin by Dunnet Bay Distillers: Award-Winning Botanical Spirits That Won't Break The (Bottle) Bank

    Dunnet Bay Distillers is the UK’s most northerly mainland distillery, based in the spectacular bay of Dunnet in the far north of Scotland. The distillery is most renowned for producing the multi-award winning Rock Rose Gin, which features a carefully selected and put together creation of local and traditional botanicals. Each one meticulously chosen for their flavour properties to create the perfect taste. They also produce seasonal editions of Rock Rose Gin, a Navy Strength Rock Rose Gin (ABV 57%) and Holy Grass Vodka, along with special Limited Edition spirits released throughout the year.

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  7. Cocktail Guide: 4 BoroughBox Sellers That Will Up Your Cocktail Game

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    Cocktail Guide: 4 BoroughBox Sellers That Will Up Your Cocktail Game

    From party pre-mixes and frozen fruit blends to expert bar kits and careful curations of the coolest combinations, our cocktail collection is brimming with flair and flavour. Wonderful for any weather, make the most of our new found freedom and become a master mixologist! Wow friends with weird and wonderful fusions or feel around and find your favourite. Everything is always better with a colourful cocktail in hand. Head to our cocktail range to check out mixes from both Our Collection and our sellers’ marketplace. 

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  8. Earth Day: Sustainable Sellers at BoroughBox

    Sustainable Sellers for Earth Day: BoroughBox Blogs

    Earth Day: Sustainable Sellers at BoroughBox

    Here at BoroughBox, we pride ourselves on showcasing an exciting range of sustainable and eco-friendly products in this age of climate conscious consumption. In order to honour Earth Day this year, we believe it’s our responsibility to support initiatives that care for the world and give back. Whether it’s biodegradable packaging or clean water initiatives, below are just a few gems from our immense selection of eco-conscious (and supremely delicious) treats.

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  9. The Emissary Prosecco: Vegan and Sustainably Produced

    The Emissary Prosecco: Vegan and Sustainably Produced

    The Emissary Prosecco: Vegan and Sustainably Produced

    At BoroughBox, we’re always looking for the most innovative and exciting emerging brands from across the food and drink world. It’s no secret that we have a soft spot for prosecco. A bottle of fun fizz and thrill, bubbly never lets us down. So, when we hear about a brand like The Emissary, we jump on any excuse to feature them. Vegan and sustainably produced in a small village near Venice, read on and find out how exactly The Emissary creates the perfect prosecco.

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  10. Easter at BoroughBox: Top Picks For Chocoholics

    Easter at BoroughBox: Top Picks For Chocoholics

    Easter at BoroughBox: Top Picks For Chocoholics

    With Easter upon us, our thoughts turn to chocolate. A luxurious treat… or a fundamental need? We’d definitely lean toward the latter!  It’s blessed with that pick-me-up power. Whenever we’re in a bad mood - some of us instinctively turn to chocolate. Ever wondered why this is? Cocoa is rich in plant nutrients called ‘flavonoids’ which have antioxidant qualities. Amazingly, research has also shown that chocolate can positively influence our mood. 

    Chocolate… good for us? Better get as much as possible for Easter then eh?

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