Best Christmas Gifts for Coffee Lovers

When it comes to finding the perfect gift for the coffee lover in your life, you may be overwhelmed by the amount of options out there to choose from. 

No matter how the coffee lovers in your life enjoy their coffee, we’ve rounded up the best gifts to give them this Christmas. 

What is a good gift for someone who loves coffee?

Coffee lovers tend to do most of their real coffee enjoyment in the comfort of their own homes. There are a huge amount of different gifts which would suit a coffee lover, and you can get them at a variety of different price points. 

Some popular gifts include:

  • Coffee bean grinders
  • Coffee scales 
  • Coffee machines 
  • Milk frothers
  • AeroPress coffee maker
  • Coffee beans 
  • Coffee liqueurs
  • Coffee cups/ kitchenware

What should I buy for a new coffee drinker?

When buying gifts for a new coffee drinker, try to find items that will help them expand their knowledge of coffee, as well as items which will help them find their preferred taste.

Best gifts for new coffee drinkers include:

  • Coffee subscription services: You can choose a plan which could last for a few months, with your recipient receiving new coffees each month for them to try out. 
  • Small coffee machines: For newbies who are just starting out drinking coffee, you may want to purchase smaller coffee machines, such as a French Press or Pod Coffee Machines
  • Travel coffee mugs: For those who like to hop between coffee shops to try different flavours, a travel mug is a great gift. 
  • Cold brew makers: If you know they’re not a fan of hot coffees, why not give them an easy to use cold brew maker? They’ll be able to practise different methods of creating the perfect brew, all whilst in the comfort of their own home.  
  • Coffee merchandise: For smaller gifts, you could opt for personalised mugs, homeware or accessories. 

The best Christmas gifts for coffee lovers

No matter what kind of budget you have, there are a huge variety of gifts out there for you to choose from. 

Low budget gifts 

The Clever Chef French Press Single Serving Coffee Maker is a great little device, perfect for coffee newbies. It is easy to use, quick to clean and stylish in design. At under £20, it makes the ideal gift for those who love a freshly brewed coffee in the morning. 

If your recipient prefers a filter coffee, they’ll love the SWAN SK13130N Programmable Coffee Maker.

This simple, no fuss coffee machine is thoughtfully designed, with a warming plate to keep your coffee at the perfect temperature and an automatic shut off function for safety. 

If the coffee lover in your life has all the tech they need, why not give them something unique, like the LIBWYS 4 Pack Double Walled Coffee Cups Glass Mugs with 4 Spoons. 

The double walled design has excellent thermal insulation, thanks to the heat and condensation resistant borosilicate glass. You can grab these on Amazon for a bargain price.

Coffee gadgets 

The SHARDOR Electric Coffee Grinder is an affordable grinder which can turn coffee beans into freshly ground powder in 8-15 seconds. 

With a large capacity of 70g, it can grind about 8-12 cups of coffee powder quickly and evenly, great for those who enjoy sharing with their friends and family.

CHiATO’s Coffee Scales are another great tech gift that we know the coffee lovers in your life will appreciate. 

They have both manual and automatic operating modes, allowing you to choose what suits you best. It also has a built-in brewing timer, available from 59 seconds to 9 minutes. 

For a small gadget perfect for stocking fillers, The PowerLix Milk Frother Handheld Whisk is a small but powerful device. With 19,000 rotations per minute, it means their milk will be frothed in no time. 

Small gifts 

For those who enjoy a flavoured coffee, the Coffee Lover Coffee Syrups are a great choice. Perfect for any sort of coffee, these syrups will allow the coffee lovers in your life to experiment with a variety of different tastes and flavours. 

Again, if it seems like the coffee lover you’re buying for already seems to have everything, why not give them something small like the Barista & Co Scoop Steel Spoon. This spoon is designed to improve the functionalities of a traditional measuring spoon. 

If you know they love having coffees like cappuccinos, you could give them the Panlom Christmas Coffee Stencils. These professional stencils are perfect for those who enjoy the aesthetics of the drink as well as the taste of the coffee. 

High end gifts 

If you’re looking to wow this Christmas, the Salter® EK4369 Caffé Barista Pro Espresso Machine is a great choice. This machine allows you to create a range of authentic tasting coffees, and it can even make two at once which is ideal for a coffee loving couple. 

The Nespresso Inissia Black Coffee Machine is a capsule coffee machine, ideal for those who love a great tasting coffee, but aren’t too fussed about the manual brewing process. 

The design is also great for any interior, as the small and ergonomic design will even fit into the smallest of kitchens. 

For a high end, reliable coffee grinder, the Rancilio Rocky Coffee Grinder is a great choice. This grinder is suited for the true coffee connoisseurs seeking to prepare the perfect coffee at home. 

It is UV protected, has 55 grind settings and has tempered-steel burrs meaning your coffee will never overheat.

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Matt Tomkin

I am an avid tech lover and the journey started back when LCD TVs and Plasma image burn were all too common. Over the years I have sold technology in retail stores but more recently have been building numerous businesses all based around technology. It's great to be able to test new tech and provide my thoughts on a platform like this.