We all have that one friend who loves coffee and probably drinks too much of it. They might drink tons of coffee in the morning, or perhaps seem to have a coffee cup in their hand regularly throughout the day. No matter when and how the coffee lover in your life enjoys their coffee, their love for the beverage is unmistakable. But, it can be hard to find this coffee loving friend an appropriate gift that isn’t just, you know, more coffee.
We gathered together 25 of the most unique and fitting gifts for coffee lovers. Instead of buying another Starbucks gift card this year, take a look at some of these gifts that your coffee-loving friend is sure to fall in love with.
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Budget Gifts for Coffee Lovers
1. Coffee Art
Coffee art takes brewing and drinking coffee to the next level. This book starts with the necessary skills and patterns to help even the novice create their first cup of coffee art today. With over 60 designs to try, this book has plenty of designs to keep a coffee lover busy.
- 60 designs to try
- Teaches basic coffee art skills
Coffee is perhaps one of the most popular beverages in the world. Nearly 2.25 billion cups of coffee are consumed every day. This book is a journey through all the coffee brewing nations of the world, exploring the different styles, flavors, and techniques. Featuring an in-depth look at the whole growing and brewing process, this book even includes over 130 classic coffee recipes so you can learn about coffee and drink coffee at the same time.
- Includes an in-depth look at how coffee is produced
- Instructions and recipes on how to make over 130 coffees
- 224 pages
Cold brew coffee can be amazing – if you do it correctly. Cold brew coffee has a higher caffeine content and less bitter flavor, making it many coffee lovers’ go-to choice. This book includes everything you need to know to enjoy a cup of cold brew coffee at home. This book even includes cocktails and dessert recipes that all use cold brew coffee. For cold brew coffee makers to use with this book, check out our buying guide on the best cold brew coffee makers.
- Complete guide to brewing cold brew coffee
- Teaches cold brew techniques from immersion to slow drip
- Cocktail, mocktail, and dessert recipes included
If a budget-friendly grinder is needed, then this coffee grinder will suit your coffee-lover’s needs just fine. Constructed using a simple stainless-steel body, it’ll look fabulous anywhere you place it in the kitchen.
- One-touch operation
- Compact design
Start your coffee lover’s day with a defibrillator to the chest using Death Wish, the world’s strongest coffee. Sold in K-Cups, pre-ground, or whole beans, this coffee is ready to use no matter what kind of coffee maker you put it in!
- Insanely powerful
- USDA Certified Organic and Kosher
- Small-batch roasting process
6. Gram Scale
Help your coffee-lover get the perfect coffee to water ratio down to a science with a gram scale. Using a gram scale will help provide accurate and consistent results on how much coffee you’re using in your water.
- Stainless steel pad
- Digital display
- Compact size
Some coffee lovers prefer cold coffee. However, it can be tough to chill coffee without watering it down. And, cold brewing coffee by normal means is incredibly time consuming and can lead to low-quality coffee if done incorrectly. Give the coffee lover in your life the gift of non-watery cold coffee with these stainless-steel ice cubes.
- Chill without dilution
- FDA certified
- Cools coffee down fast
The easiest way to make coffee art and spice up a cup of coffee. This pack includes sixteen stencils, providing plenty of designs for any coffee lover. These stencils are extremely easy to clean under running water and come in a variety of designs to fit everyone’s tastes.
- Pack of sixteen stencils
- Easy to clean
- Spice up any cup of coffee
- Variety of designs
This budget-friendly cold brewer is super simple to use, simply scoop your favorite coffee into the infuser, add cold water, then refrigerate overnight. This coffee maker can make up to a quart of coffee at once and fits inside most refrigerator doors.
- Easy to use
- Sleek design
10. Uncommon Grounds
This book tells the story of coffee from its discovery to the creation of Starbucks. This in-depth look of coffee culture from its creation to know is sure to enlighten even the most well-read coffee lover. Reviewers say this book is both extremely entertaining and enlightening.
- History of coffee
- Entertaining and enlightening
- 480 pages
Mid-Range Gifts for Coffee Lovers
Travelling makes everything more difficult, especially making coffee. The AeroPress seeks to eliminate that issue by creating a French Press style coffee maker in a compact and portable design. Perfect for traveling, camping, backpacking, and more!
- Rapid brewing
Following the theme of more budget-friendly options, the AICOOK espresso machine is an n easy-to-use espresso machine that can fit nearly any budget. It includes a built-in steam wand, removable units to ensure easy cleaning, and comes in a compact design.
- Easy to use and clean
- Compact design
Perfect the at-home coffee with this book. It demystifies specialty coffee, explains how to pick the best coffee beans, and includes information to help you master brewing the perfect cup of coffee at home. Stop spending countless hours and dollars purchasing coffee from your local coffee shop and learn how to make the best cup you’ve ever tasted in the comfort of your own home.
- In-depth primers on how to master various brewing methods
- Includes dozens of recipes
- Written for coffee lovers
Caffeine junkies rejoice! With these beans, you can have a hard caffeine kick in a compact snack. Just chew on a few of these, and you’re good to go. This blend includes beans covered in white, milk, and dark chocolate and is large enough to last you for a long time.
- Bulk product (3 lbs)
- Three different types of chocolate
- Compact energy
Perhaps your coffee-lover has a taste for whiskey or rum? Then Cooper’s Cask Coffee is sure to deliver on all fronts with this sampler set. Coming in a three-bag set or a four-bag set of whole beans, this coffee presents unique flavors that cannot be found elsewhere.
- Unique flavor
- Single origin beans
- Small-batch roasting process
Why stop at a coffee grinder just to put your perfectly ground beans into a coffee maker with a paper filter that’ll change the flavor of your coffee, when you can use a French press? A French press is a no-brainer for anyone who is serious about coffee as the taste is virtually unaltered while using it.
- Four level filtration
- Lifetime warranty
- Sleek, stainless steel construction
This definitive guide to everything coffee includes an exploration of the history, science, and culture behind coffee. Anything you might want to know about coffee is in this book, including the history, roasting process, buying advice, and much more. This book about coffee will keep any coffee lover busy for a while.
- Covers a wide range of subjects
- Includes a section on farming, roasting, and assessing coffee
Anyone who loves coffee will fall in love with this beautiful guide to the world’s coffee. It includes an overview of some of the most prolific coffee-growing regions of the world, brewing tutorials, and the modern coffee culture. This book has everything you’d ever want to know about the coffee culture at home and abroad.
- A world guide to coffee
- Includes brewing instructions
- 256 pages
High-End Gifts for Coffee Lovers
If your coffee-lover likes all kinds of coffee, help them find their favorite go-to coffee with a sampler pack of coffees all over the globe. With a wide variety of sources and roasts, your coffee-lover is bound to find their favorite.
- Flavors from all over the world
- Roasted to order
- Supports local Seattle roasters
A kettle might seem a little old-fashioned, but many coffee lovers vow by its superior brewing quality. This kettle is adjustable in one-degree increments from 140- to 212-degrees Fahrenheit, and a real-time temperature display allows for extremely accurate adjustments. With a gooseneck spout for a precise pour, this stainless-steel kettle is both practical and aesthetic
- Gooseneck spout
- Adjustable temperature
- Count-up timer
- 1000 Watts
Who said coffee has to be hot for you to enjoy it? With this cold brew coffee maker, you can make delicious cold brewed coffee concentrate in as little as five minutes for lightly brewed coffee, ten minutes for medium, and fifteen for dark.
- Cold brew in minutes, not hours
- Brews have a ten-day shelf life
- Easy to use
If your coffee-lover enjoys “fancier” coffee drinks, then an espresso maker may strike their interest. Now they can make mochas, cappuccinos, and lattes from the comfort of their own home. This espresso machine includes a 15-bar pump system and a one-touch control panel for drink selections.
- 3-in-1 Espresso, cappuccino, latte maker
- One-touch operation
- Automatic milk frother
Anyone who’s serious about their coffee will tell you that freshly ground beans make the best coffee. Treat your coffee-lover to a coffee grinder so they can step their coffee game up to the next level.
- Adjustable grind settings for the perfect batch of coffee
- High capacity hopper
- One-touch start
Why spend all your money on the best coffee, coffee makers, and accessories to prevent changing the coffee’s flavor when you’re going to use unfiltered tap water guaranteed to alter the flavor? Do your coffee-lover a favor by giving them clean water. Water has a huge effect on the taste of coffee, making some water filtration necessary to enjoy high-quality coffee.
- Sustainable material filter
- Appealing design
This is the expert guide to preparing espresso, coffee, and tea. Seriously practical, this book was written to give baristas a complete guide to making great coffee. While many coffee books include only beautiful descriptions and a description of growing regions, The Professional Barista’s Handbook looks at the practical side of things with information you can’t find anywhere else, and practical suggests that can make a difference in your coffee.
- Practical instructions
- Teaches you how to make great coffee
- 99 Pages