Holiday gift-shopping for men can get tricky.

You’re not a mind reader, and they rarely leave behind helpful clues.

This year, save time (and your sanity) by letting Mancrates.com do all the hard work.

What is Man Crates?

Mancrates.com specializes in uniquely-themed gift crates and offers over 100 curated gift sets for men. A distinct feature of the company: Most goods arrive in sealed wooden crates with a laser-etched crowbar. Other items ship in ammo cans, puzzle boxes, and DIY project kits.

Best Man Crates Gifts for Men in 2020

Right now, you can buy one Man Crate and get the second one 50% off with code HOLIDAY50.

Stack that with 10% cash back (and free donations to your favorite nonprofit) from Giving Assistant and buying the following gifts is an excellent way to spread more joy this holiday season.

Booze-Infused Snacks Crate

Booze-Infused Snacks Man Crate

This gift is ideal for the snackaholic. Get it at ManCrates.com

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A snacker’s delight with a spirited twist.

Enjoy your favorite alcoholic drinks without the hangover.

The Booze-Infused Snacks Crate includes Single Malt Scotch Caramels, a Gin & Tonic Chocolate Bar, and Craft Beer and Pretzel Caramels made with Golden Ale from Memphis’ first production brewhouse, Ghost River Brewery.

Bonus Gift Idea for Snackaholics: Be on the lookout for themed snack assortments that celebrate a love for nuts, jerky, and other favorite munchies, as seen in the Peanut Butter Lover’s Crate, which features Caramelized Banana Peanut Butter Cups.

Knife Making Kit

Knife Making Kit Man Crate

This gift is ideal for the DIY Guy. Get it at ManCrates.com

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For the man that’s good with his hands.

The builder or maker in your life needs a challenge, and this Man Crates knife making kit is ready to assist.

The star of this crate is a stainless-steel, Japanese-crafted Shawnee Skinner blade that’s shaped into a one-of-a-kind creation—with the help of the included maple handle scale set, brass bolster set, rasps, files, epoxy, and portable bench vise.

Bonus DIY Gift Ideas: Not the sharpest suggestion? Browse a bounty of DIY kits. Choose the Leather Making Kits to fashion bags and belts out of oil-tanned, full-grain buffalo leather.

Caffeine Fiend Crate

Caffeine Fiend Man Crate

This gift is ideal for the java lover. Get it at ManCrates.com

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Take to-go coffee to the next level.

The Caffeine Fiend Crate is an ideal gift for someone who needs a continuous drip of Joe. A portable grinder jumpstarts the process for freshly brewed café, while a jolt of java is only a push away with the French Press Thermos.

This crate also comes with a bag of Alpha Coffee Beans, a veteran-owned brand of craft-roasted, premium blends.

Exotic Sausage Crate

Exotic Sausage Man Crate

For the Carnivore. Get it at ManCrates.com

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The Exotic Sausage Crate delivers over a pound of hand-crafted sausages, smoky onion and garlic kraut mustards, and savory Jalapeño Cheese Straws.

Use the stainless steel folding knife to devour a premium assortment of Hunters Reserve Summer Sausages—humanely-raised venison, pheasant, and “jackalope”—doesn’t get more exotic than that!

Bonus Gift Idea for Carnivores: Man Crates packages jerky samplers in tie boxes, holiday candy canes, and ornament sets. Get a meatier assortment with the more substantial World Tour Jerky Crate or American Tour Meat Crate.

Whiskey Appreciation Crate

Whiskey Appreciation Man Crate

This gift is ideal for the whiskey lover. Get it at ManCrates.com

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Whip up a Whiskey Sour, Old Fashioned, or John Collins in minutes.

The Whiskey Appreciation Crate celebrates a versatile spirit with everything needed to serve up scotch on the rocks and classic cocktails—from Tovolo ice sphere molds to slate coasters.

Monogrammed rocks glasses and a personalized whiskey decanter help a fella lay claim to the goods. Premium snacks and a pocket-sized whiskey drinking journal add to the presentation.

Bonus Whiskey Gift Idea: Soothe a sweet tooth with a reusable cut glass decanter filled with 20 pre-wrapped, whiskey-flavored Italian milk chocolate truffles.

Personalized Pizza Grilling Crate

Personalized Pizza Grilling Man Crate

This gift is ideal for the Grill Master. Get it at ManCrates.com

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The highlight of this crate is the Personalized Collapsible Pizza Peel, which pairs nicely with the Artisanal Pizza Dough from 13-time World Pizza Champion Tony Gemignani and Neopolitan Herb Blend Seasoning that helps create pizzeria results with any oven or backyard grill.

The Pizza Grilling Crate also includes a few extra toys to get the thin crusts cookin’: 

  • pizza grilling stones
  • a pizza roller
  • pizza cutter
  • Pizzacraft Recipe Book

Chocoholic Crate

Chocoholic Man Crate

This gift is ideal for the chocoholic. Get it at ManCrates.com

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Think beyond a box of chocolates.

Melt your honey’s heart with a salty-meets-sweet chocoholic crate packed with classic snack favorites dipped in milk and dark chocolate.

Nibble on covered and dunked potato chips. Snack on dark chocolate-covered, gluten-free pretzel balls. Other crate highlights: fruity gummy bears, cookies, and caramel corn.

The Golfer’s Crate

The Golfer's Man Crate

This gift is ideal for the Linkman. Get it at ManCrates.com

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Score a hole-in-one with a gift that gives golfers a humorous advantage on the green.

The Golfer’s Crate equips players with essentials like a bag of tees, a golf towel, sleeve of TaylorMade Distance+ balls, and a DivPro 6-in-1 golf tool.

It also has a sense of humor, adding in the Caddyshack DVD and a furry good-luck charm (the Gopher head cover), which channels the oddball golf-centric comedy.

The Bacon Crate

The Bacon Crate

This gift is ideal for the Bacon Fanatic. Get it at ManCrates.com

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Bacon lovers go beyond worshipping their strips of morning pork.

They top their ice cream sundaes with bacon and find innovative ways to incorporate their weakness into everyday meals.

The Bacon Crate definitely delivers bacon bliss with Candy Jerky (Jalapeno Bacon and Old Fashioned Maple Bacon), the Bourbon Bacon Seasoning Grinder, Bacon Peanut Brittle, and Hot Pepper Bacon Jam.

Zombie Annihilation Crate

The Zombie Annihilation Crate

This gift is ideal for the Walking Dead Fan. Get it at ManCrates.com

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Keep creepers, lurkers, and biters at bay with a survival gear kit that makes sure ready-for-anything relatives are prepared for any apocalyptic event.

Survive and protect against scary adversaries with a machete, axe, folding shovel, and Combination Paracord Knife with Built-in Firestarter.

Respond swiftly with a Zombie Annihilation Crate that includes a Zombie Flashlight, First Aid Kit, Zombie Survival Guide by Max Brooks, a roll of duct tape, and can of SPAM.

Bass Whisperer Crate

Bass Whisperer Crate

This gift is ideal for the Fisherman. Get it at ManCrates.com

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It takes more than a prayer to the Fishing Gods to nab a 10-pound+ bass.

Get an angling advantage with Man Crate’s “whisperer” assortment of bass-catching essentials that include the Shallow-Water Pitbull, Portable Dial Scale, Trusty Worm Blower, and the benefits of Top-Water’s “Gravity Hook System” (in their Weed Pivot Frog or Spin-R-Bait).

Bonus Fisherman Gift Idea: Attract those aquatic prizewinners with the mix-and-mold Lure Making Kit that lets fishermen hit open waters with one-of-a-kind lures they’ve made!

How to Give Back with Man Crates

Did you know you can support a nonprofit with your Man Crates purchase?

Giving Assistant helps shoppers earn cash back on their purchases from Man Crates. Giving Assisatnt shoppers then can share a percentage of that earned cash back with a choice of over 1.5 million organizations—even their favorite local neighborhood nonprofit.

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Hopefully you found some cool and unique man crates gifts for your man. We know that the Christmas holidays aren’t the only time you might need some gift ideas for men, so be sure to check out father’s day gift ideas and last minute gifts for him any time you need some help!