Buying a gift for the coffee lover on your list doesn’t have to be a hassle. There is a wide selection of coffee-related gifts to choose from regardless of your budget. If you’re not sure where to begin, start by browsing the available whole roasted coffee beans for a variety of caffeinated and decaf options. Single-serve capsules and pods is another popular category.
Coffee makers are also a great choice. Options range from inexpensive French press coffee makers to automatic coffee machines. For those with a limited amount of countertop space, a single-serve brewer is ideal.
If you can stretch your budget a bit more and are looking for a more upscale gift for the coffee enthusiast on your list, consider an espresso machine. Keep in mind that pricier machines typically come with extra features such as a built-in milk frother and tamper for delicious results.
1. Chemex Classic Series Glass Coffee Maker
A polished wood collar with a leather tie gives this Chemex coffee maker an upscale appearance that any coffee lover will appreciate. It also has a 6-cup capacity, ensuring that your recipient can make several batches at once. The hourglass-shaped flask is made from glass, which keeps prevents odor absorption and chemical residue. Its simple construction and lack of moving parts ensures that this coffee maker will last for years to come. This coffee maker must be used with high-quality Chemex coffee filters.
Price: $40.00 (8 percent off MSRP)
2. Contigo Vacuum Insulated Stainless Steel Travel Mug
Most coffee lovers have experienced the frustration of trying to transport their favorite beverage only to have it spill or get cold along the way. This Contigo travel mug features a secure lid lock design with an automatic seal to keep it from accidentally getting pushed or opening on the go. The double-wall vacuum-insulated stainless steel material can keep coffee hot up to five hours. It can also keep drinks cold up to 12 hours. The lid is dishwasher-safe and BPA free. This coffee travel mug comes in a variety of colors.
Price: $12.07 (17 percent off MSRP)
3. Death Wish Ground Coffee
Labeled “The World’s Strongest Coffee” by its manufacturer, this ground coffee is a must-have gift for those who can’t go a day without a strong dose of caffeine. Subtle notes of chocolate and cherry round out the flavor for a smooth and delicious cup of coffee. The beans are carefully selected and are organically grown to ensure optimal flavor and quality. They are roasted in small batches to ensure freshness and come ground for use in an auto-drip coffee maker. A larger whole bean bag is also available.
Price: $18.99 (5 percent off MSRP)
4. Breville Barista Express Espresso Machine
A true espresso lover will appreciate this Breville machine, from its 15 bar pump to a powerful 1600 watt thermo coil heating system. Water temperature is automatically adjusted after the steam for superior espresso extraction temperature and delicious results. The 2-liter removable water tank includes a handle for added convenience. This espresso machine features a stainless steel conical burr grinder with a bean hopper with a 1/2 pound capacity. There’s also a cleaning light, espresso pressure gauge, hands-free grinding cradle, and other features.
Price: $565.01 (6 percent off MSRP)
5. Mr. Coffee Mug Warmer for Office/Home Use
This coffee mug warmer is easily portable, making it a practical choice for any busy coffee lover. In addition to coffee, it’s handy for heating up hot cocoa, tea, and other beverages. An on/off switch adds an element of convenience, as does the on light indicator. This mug warmer features 17 watts of power. In the event of a spill or if it simply needs cleaning, the surface effortlessly wipes clean. The cord is a convenient length that works just about anywhere. This warmer is compatible with a variety of mug sizes.
6. Bialetti Moka Express
The Bialetti Moka Express comes in a variety of sizes, from one cup up to 12 cups. You can also find it in several different colors. The stovetop espresso maker is made in Italy and produces a rich espresso beverage in just minutes. Its distinctive octagon shape allows for for optimal heat distribution.
7. KRUPS Electric Spice and Coffee Grinder with Stainless Steel Blades
This basic electric coffee blade grinder features a 200 watt motor for fast grinding. It makes a thoughtful gift for any coffee lover with features such as durable stainless steel blades to ensure uniform grinding and the ability to grind up to three ounces of coffee beans in just seconds. A distinctive oval design also promotes thorough and even grinding. If desired, this coffee grinder can also be used for spices, herbs, nuts, grains, and more.
8. KONA French Press Coffee Tea & Espresso Maker
This sturdy budget-friendly French press is easily portable and can be used for camping, traveling, or just going to the office. The handle is comfortable and durable. The fact that it’s dishwasher safe and features a detachable stainless steel filter should ease any concerns about a messy clean-up. Your coffee-loving recipient will appreciate how the essential coffee bean oils remain intact throughout the brewing process, ensuring a rich and flavorful end result. The tough outer shell protects against chips and cracks and is also insulated.
9. Friis 16-Ounce Coffee Vault
Any coffee lover knows that fresh coffee beans are crucial for a flavorful cup. This coffee vault features air-tight storage and freshness valves to prevent harmful CO2 gasses from mixing with the beans. It also offers an optimal cool, dry storage space for any type of coffee bean. The steel base stands out for its durability and also adds a stylish look to any kitchen or cabinet. Coffee enthusiasts can store up to 16 ounces of their favorite beans in this canister. A measuring spoon and one year of Friis freshness valves is included.
Price: $18.62 (25 percent off MSRP)
10. Coffee Variety Sampler Pack for Keurig K-Cup Brewers
A custom variety pack gives Keurig fans the freedom to choose their desired flavor without having to purchase multiple boxes. K-Cups stand out for their convenience and ease of use. These cups are compatible with any Keurig brewer, including 1.0 and 2.0 versions. Flavors vary but may include everything from Italian and French roasts to hazelnut, Nantucket blend, breakfast blends, vanilla, cinnamon roll, and more. As an added bonus, there aren’t any duplicates. You can also shop more single-serve capsules and pods for additional flavors and gift options.
Price: $23.66 (5 percent off MSRP)
11. Keurig K55 Coffee Maker
This single-serve brewer makes a great gift for any avid coffee drinker. A 48-ounce water reservoir holds enough water to brew several cups before refilling. Users of all ages will appreciate the single-touch layout with button controls and indicator lights for added convenience. An auto-off program lets the Keurig shut off automatically. User can select from 6, 8, and 10-ounce brew sizes. There’s also a removable drip tray to accommodate bigger cups and travel mugs. Each K-Cup pod is brewed at the ideal temperature for a delicious cup of coffee each time.
Price: $92.96 (7 percent off MSRP)
12. Behmor 1600 Plus Coffee Roaster
Roasting coffee beans by hand can be tricky. This countertop coffee roaster stands out for its five customizable roast settings and a manual roasting override. It also has a generous 1-pound capacity so that any coffee lover can roast larger batches at once. Features such as variable speed roasting and an efficient cooling cycle ensure delicious results. This roaster is also outfitted with a light on the inside to let users keep track of the roasting process. A handy smoke suppression technology makes this roaster safe for indoor use. Looking for a coffee machine to brew the beans after they’ve roasted? Consider the Behmor Brazen Plus Temperature Control Coffee Maker.
Price: $320.00 (13 percent off MSRP)
13. Nespresso Vertuo Evoluo Coffee & Espresso Machine
Instead of making you choose between a machine that brews espresso and one that brews a full cup of coffee, this Nespresso machine gives you both options in a convenient package. It also heats up in just 20 seconds, and automatically shuts off after nearly 10 minutes of inactivity. A barcode reader allows personalized brewing for every cup.
Price: $192.99 (14 percent off MSRP)
14. JavaPresse Manual Coffee Grinder
For some coffee enthusiasts, a manual coffee grinder is the only way to get a delicious grind for their cup of coffee. While a manual grinder may take a bit more work, it’s often cheaper and tends to last longer than a typical automatic coffee grinder. This grinder offers 18 click settings, including French press, drip, pour over, cold brew, AeroPress, and more. It’s also easy to travel with and can be used when camping, traveling, or simply heading to the office. Hands of all sizes can easily grip this manual grinder thanks to its slender yet sturdy design. A removable hand crank mechanism keeps noise to a minimum throughout the grinding process.
15. Hario V60 Ceramic Coffee Dripper
The Hario V60 Ceramic Coffee Dripper is a must for any coffee enthusiast. This manual coffee brewer features a distinct design that allows coffee to flow through both the sides and the bottom. The result is a flavorful cup and full control over the brewing extraction when the coffee is poured slowly. A 10-ounce mug takes around three minutes to fill. The durable ceramic material ensures optimal temperature control and timing. However, if your recipient prefers to watch the entire process, a glass version is also available. Pair this coffee dripper with the Hario Buono Pouring Kettle for ideal results.
16. KeepCup Brew Glass Reusable Coffee Cup
This reusable coffee cup comes in 8-ounce, 12-ounce, and 16-ounce sizes. An improved lid design ensures a better seal and larger drinking hole. The durable glass material is BPA-free and non-toxic. Its combined durability and easy portability makes this reusable cup a top choice for the coffee enthusiast on the go. Although it’s made from lightweight materials, this mug stands out for its durability and overall toughness. There are several styles available to choose from.
17. Aeropress Coffee & Espresso Maker
The versatile AeroPress works just as well for use around the home as it does when traveling. This espresso maker is popular for its convenient size and easy portability. Many coffee enthusiasts also appreciate how this coffee maker promotes a rich flavor without a bitter taste. As an added bonus, it also produces coffee with less acidity. A microfilter in the bottom chamber helps keep residue out of the mug. Unlike an espresso machine, the AeroPress doesn’t require a specific grind or tamping.
18. Cuisinart Grind & Brew Thermal 12-Cup Automatic Coffeemaker
A built-in automatic burr coffee grinder on top of the machine offers freshly ground coffee at the simple touch of a button. This machine is fully programmable, allowing the coffee lover on your list flexibility and full control over each batch. The thermal carafe features double wall insulation to lock in heat and freshness. It also has room for up to 12 cups at a time. Other highlights include a permanent filter, strength selector, and grind control. The coffeemaker also has a brew-pause feature, auto shutoff, and a grind off function.
19. Francois et Mimi 16-Ounce Ceramic Coffee Mugs
There are six mugs in this colorful set. Each coffee mug holds up to 16 ounces of coffee. The stoneware ceramic mugs are also microwave-safe and can be placed in the dishwasher for easy cleaning. There are six colors per set, and you can pick from a variety of styles to find the most suitable choice for your recipient. Another handy choice is the Mr. Coffee 8-Piece Cafe Americano Mug Set with Spoons. You can also browse a wider selection of coffee mugs for more options.
20. The World Atlas of Coffee: From Beans to Brewing — Coffees Explored, Explained and Enjoyed
This book about coffee is ideal for all sorts of coffee lovers of all types, including amateurs and professionals. Readers will learn more about the history of coffee, the role of colonialism in coffee production, and the differences between various growing regions throughout a country. Other highlights include detailed information about the most renowned coffee-growing regions throughout the world, detailed brewing tutorials, and inset boxes with facts and figures.
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