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21 Best Gifts for Coffee Lovers

by Ed McGuire Updated: September 18, 2020 10 min read

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Are you looking for the perfect gift for a coffee lover but don't know where to start? We'll, you've found the right place. Now all you need to do is scroll down. Below is a curated list of the best coffee related gifts you could hope to find, from assorted accessories and coffee mugs to grinders and coffee makers.

Technivorm Moccamaster on a kitchen counter

Accessories

A good accessory or add-on provides a quality of life improvement to your favorite gear or some extra versatility that offers something exciting that wasn't there before. Check out the add-ons below to give the coffee lover in your life something that makes life a little easier and a little more enjoyable.

Acaia Heat Resistant Coaster

Protect Your Acaia!
Acaia Heat Resistant Coaster in Black

Acaia Heat Resistant Coaster in Black

Acaia Heat Resistant Coaster in Black Protect your Acaia scale from heated containers during longer brews with Acaia’s specialized heat resistant coaster. The silicone coaster is a must-have in you...


This is perfect for anyone who owns an Acaia scale, or any scale, really. This heat resistant coaster keeps the heat from a cup of coffee from absorbing into the scale, safeguarding it against heat damage. It's a simple but effective tool that keeps scales safe for extended use over time. It's versatile, too, able to withstand the heat from hot cups or larger vessels like carafes. You can use it for pour over, espresso, drip style, whatever you like.

Fellow Prismo AeroPress Filter

Compact and Durable
Dreamfarm Grindenstein Knock Box - Black

Dreamfarm Grindenstein Knock Box - Black

3 Reviews
The Dreamfarm Grindenstein Knock Box is small enough to fit on the drip tray of your espresso machine, and built to last.


The Fellow Prismo AeroPress Filter offers a tailor made upgrade to the ever loved AeroPress. It's a pressure actuated valve that allows for the build-up of pressure for espresso-style coffee with a reusable 150 micron etched metal filter stops fines and used grounds from entering your cup. This means better, cleaner espresso for anyone who uses an AeroPress.

The Pour Over Adapter Kit

Pour Over with a Breville
The Pour Over Adapter Kit

The Pour Over Adapter Kit

For days when you have a bit more time on your hands for a curated brew, Breville’s Pour Over Adapter Kit makes for a fine-tuned and flavorful cup of coffee.

 
Does the coffee lover in your life have one of Breville’s Precision Brewer coffee makers? Do they like Pour Over? If yes, then here's a simple gadget that will get their gears turning. One quick swap later and any Breville Precision Brewer is equipped to brew Pour Over style coffee with ease. The coffee blooms as the water from the Breville Precision Brewer evenly coats the bed of coffee, and settles to create an even and flavorful stream of coffee.

Baristapro Nanotech Portafilter Baskets

Nanoquartz Technology
Baristapro 18g Nanotech Precision Portafilter Basket

Baristapro 18g Nanotech Precision Portafilter Basket

50 Reviews
This electropolished portafilter basket features deburred edges to ensure you get a precise and consistent pull of your favorite espresso. There are exactly 661 double punched holes which are notic...


If your giftee cares deeply about perfect, high quality espresso and you find them talking at length about water distribution, extractions, or total dissolved solids, then this will be a great pick. These electropolished baskets fit in most 58 mm espresso machine portafilters, feature 661 double-punched holes to relieve back pressure and ensure a smoother extraction, and avoid channeling. Best of all, the nanoquartz finish guards against corrosion, repels grinds for easier cleanup, and, considering the rainbow sheen it provides, it looks pretty cool to the naked eye.

Dreamfarm Grindenstein Knock Boxes

Compact and Durable
Dreamfarm Grindenstein Knock Box - Black

Dreamfarm Grindenstein Knock Box - Black

3 Reviews
The Dreamfarm Grindenstein Knock Box is small enough to fit on the drip tray of your espresso machine, and built to last.

 
Does your coffee lover have an espresso machine, but nowhere good to get rid of their used coffee pucks when they're done brewing a shot? Get them a Grindenstein Knock Box, a compact and super durable offering from Dreamfarm. These knock boxes absorb shock from the portafilter with ease and reduce noise from knocking thanks to a thick rubber sleeve across the bar. It's even dishwasher safe on the top rack.

Coffee Cups and Mugs

You can't drink great coffee without a mug, can you? The answer is obvious, but know that not just any coffee cup or mug will do. The coffee lover in your life deserves the best.

NotNeutral LINO Mugs

Barista Designed
notNeutral LINO 16oz Mug - White

notNeutral LINO 16oz Mug - White

Complete your Set-Up with the notNeutral LINO 16oz Mug - White The LINO coffee mug is designed in collaboration with award-winning baristas for the coffee aficionados at home. The classic white 16-...

 
Simple. Elegant. Beautiful. The LINO series of coffee mugs from NotNetural were designed in collaboration with award-winning baristas specifically for discerning coffee lovers at home. The LINO design quickly became iconic not only for its look, but for the comfort and control in hand when preparing coffee drinks. It's both dishwasher and microwave safe.

Fellow Monty Cappuccino Cups

Double-Walled Ceramic
Fellow Monty 6.5oz Cappuccino Cup - Matte White

Fellow Monty 6.5oz Cappuccino Cup - Matte White

1 Reviews
Meet Monty, a 6.5 oz cappuccino cup made for milk beverage lovers who want the best of both worlds, crema-rich espresso and sweet velvety milk to compliment it.


Would you say the coffee lover in your life is more of a cappuccino lover? If so, they'll need a Monty Cappuccino Cup from Fellow. It's double walled, made of ceramic, and designed to be stackable with other Fellow cups. You can expect this cup to keep drinks hotter for longer, letting you get the most out of every sip at your leisure.

Fellow Carter Everywhere Mugs

Enhance Your Coffee
Fellow Carter Everywhere Mug 12oz - Matte Black

Fellow Carter Everywhere Mug 12oz - Matte Black

Meet Carter, a 12 oz multi-sensory enhancing mug made to reveal the best tastes and smells that your coffee has to offer. The Carter Everywhere Mug by Fellow was made to take your coffee with you everywhere and boost your coffee-drinking experience.

Fellow's Carter Everywhere mugs are designed to enhance the taste and aromas of any coffee that's lucky enough to pour into one. More than that, they're designed for travel, too, so your giftee can take an incredible coffee on the road whenever they need.

Pour Over Brewing

Pour Over takes a practiced hand, but the results are worth it. If the coffee lover you want to surprise loves the art of making coffee, they'll definitely love high quality pour over gear.

E&B Lab Flower Dripper for V60 and Chemex

Italian Made
E&B Lab Flower Dripper - V60/Chemex

E&B Lab Flower Dripper - V60/Chemex

Owning the E&B Lab Flower Dripper - V60/Chemex Unique and Italian-made, E&B Lab’s Flower V60/Chemex filter was designed to house Chemex and Hario paper filters. The longer petal on the filt...

 
The Flower Dripper from E&B Lab aspires to excellent pour over coffee, designed for use with Chemex and Hario paper filters. The unique flower petal design perfectly supports a paper filter, and prevents fluctuations in brew temperatures due to the minimal surface area of the petals.

E&B Lab Dripper Cone and Stand

Perfect Control
E&B Lab Dripper Cone and Stand

E&B Lab Dripper Cone and Stand

1 Reviews
Complete your Set-Up with the E&B Lab Dripper Cone and Stand E&B Lab’s Cone Dripper gives you the flexibility to brew your favorite coffee with convenience and control. The dripper brews wi...

 
E&B Lab's Dripper Cone and Stand is designed with convenience and control in mind. It's compatible with a wide range of grind sizes, and there's no worry of the coffee coming in contact with other materials during the brewing process. Simply add coffee and brew directly into the cup.

French Presses and Coffee Presses

French Press is a timeless drink anyone can enjoy. If the coffee lover you're buying for enjoys a strong, smooth drink, check out the options below. They'll be sure to thank you later.

Espro Travel Press for Coffee

French Press Everywhere
Espro P1 Travel Press for Coffee - Black

Espro P1 Travel Press for Coffee - Black

Highlighted by the SCAA as the best new consumer product of 2015, the Espro Travel Press perfects the art of portable coffee.

 
Imagine a French Press and a thermos combined into one beautiful travel solution. You would get the Espro Travel Press. Highlighted by the SCAA as the best new consumer product of 2015, the Espro Travel Press perfects the art of portable coffee. When used as a French Press, you can brew up to 10 oz of coffee that you can take anywhere. It uses the same dual filter system you would find in Espro's standard press, as well, meaning brewed coffee will be filtered 9 to 12 times finer than a regular French Press. That's smooth.

Bodum Shiny Chambord French Press Coffee Makers

The French Press Classic
Bodum Shiny Chambord 8 cup 34oz French Press Coffee Maker

Bodum Shiny Chambord 8 cup 34oz French Press Coffee Maker

1 Reviews
The Bodum Chambord 8 cup 34oz French Press Coffee Maker is the classic French press coffee maker designed in the fifties and emulates the roof line of the famed Chambord Estate.

 
When French Presses come to mind, it's impossible to think of anything but Bodum. Bodum paved the way for the French Presses with timeless designs and proven workmanship. The Shiny Chambord carries that torch today. The Bodum Chambord 8 cup 34oz French Press Coffee Maker is the classic French press coffee maker designed in the 1950s and emulates the roof line of the famed Chambord Estate. The steel frame and lid are chrome-plated in a multi-coating process that produces a tough, durable finish. Gifting this to any coffee lover is to give them a piece of history.

Home Brewing

For brewing coffee you'll thank yourself for getting a high quality burr coffee grinder. And for drip style coffee, you'll thank yourself even more for getting a Technivorm.

Baratza Encore Coffee Grinder

Amazing Value
Baratza Encore Coffee Grinder

Baratza Encore Coffee Grinder

118 Reviews
The Baratza Encore is a 40mm conical burr grinder that’s adjustable across 40 degrees of fineness. Its high-torque motor quietly spins the burrs at a low speed of 450 RPM to remove heat and static from the grounds. The versatile Encore is a favorite of ours, and a great value.


Baratza produces incredibly popular coffee and espresso grinders, and the Encore is no exception. It's loved by many, and its value is without equal. The Baratza Encore uses 40 mm conical burrs and 40 grind settings for excellent control and consistency. It grinds quietly, and the low torque motor helps protect against heat transfer and static build up in the grounds. If you're buying for someone who loves drip style coffee, French Press, Pour Over, or similar, they'll love having an Encore handy.

Technivorm KM4 TT Coffee Grinder in Brushed Silver

Made for Drip Coffee Lovers
Technivorm KM4 TT Coffee Grinder in Brushed Silver

Technivorm KM4 TT Coffee Grinder in Brushed Silver

Technivorm KM4 TT Coffee Grinder Overview The Technivorm KM4 TT Coffee Grinder is the perfect companion for your Technivorm Coffee Maker and lovers of pour-over and drip. With a uniform grind and ...

 
A strong alternative to the Encore is the KM4 TT from Technivorm. When it comes to brewing drip-style coffee, Technivorm is a master, and it all starts with a good grinder. And not just any grinder, a grinder that's specifically approved by the Specialty Coffee Association of America. The KM4 TT offers minimal heat transfer and uniform grind as well, all within a durable aluminum housing. Plus, the grinding chamber is fan-cooled, further minimizing heat transfer while grinding coffee and keeping those precious flavors unchanged.

Technivorm Moccamaster KBG 741 AO Polished Silver Coffee Maker

The Most Popular in Technivorm
Technivorm Moccamaster KBG 741 AO Polished Silver Coffee Maker

Technivorm Moccamaster KBG 741 AO Polished Silver Coffee Maker

9 Reviews
The Technivorm Moccamaster KBG741 AO is a 10-cup glass carafe coffeemaker. Each machine is handmade by Technivorm engineers in the Netherlands, and built with two separate heating elements to monitor both the brewing temperature and the temperature of the heating plate.

 
The Technivorm Moccamaster KBG 741 AO one of the most popular coffee makers from Technivorm, and one of the best out there. Like the KM4 TT, it's certified by the Specialty Coffee Association. If you're wondering why, it's because this 10-cup coffee maker handbuilt in the Netherlands is designed to brew within the ideal temperature range of 198-205°F while holding between 176-185°F. Perfect temperatures for the perfect cup. Further, the Moccamaster features a 9-hole shower heard that evenly soaks the coffee bed for a full, even extraction. If you're looking to gift a lucky someone a great coffee maker, you might as well go for the best.

The Best Whole Bean Coffee

Of course, nothing matters unless you start with great coffee beans. Below you'll find some of our most popular coffee that have cemented themselves as all-time customer favorites.

Lavazza Super Crema Whole Bean Espresso Coffee

A Forever Favorite for Coffee Lovers
Lavazza Super Crema Whole Bean Espresso Coffee

Lavazza Super Crema Whole Bean Espresso Coffee

1049 Reviews
Roast Profile: Medium

 
Lavazza Super Crema is legendarily popular for its chocolaty flavors and the thick layer of crema that forms on top of the espresso. It's an 80/20 Arabica/Robusta blend and works well for espresso, as well as drip style coffee.

illy Whole Bean Classico Coffee - Medium Roast

100% Arabica
illy Whole Bean Classico Coffee - Medium Roast

illy Whole Bean Classico Coffee - Medium Roast

62 Reviews
Classico (Medium Roast) Classico, classic roast coffee has a lingering sweetness and delicate notes of caramel, orange blossom and jasmine. illy whole bean coffee is the perfect choice for coffee l...

 
Illy is famed for their incredible, consistent quality. Each roast is meticulously prepared to maked a balanced coffee with notes of caramel. Whole Bean Classico (Medium Roast) is 100% fine Arabica, selected from different growing regions around the world. The resulting drink is smooth, delicious, and never bitter.

Fuego Coffee Roasters El Salvador Red

Smooth and Relaxing
Fuego Coffee Roasters El Salvador Red

Fuego Coffee Roasters El Salvador Red

Floral flavor notes never sounded better than in Fuego Coffee Roaster’s El Salvador whole bean coffee. A delicate blend of floral and jasmine flavor notes sit lightly on the taste palate while you ...

 
Fuego Coffee Roasters are a local coffee roasting company in Rochester, NY, and we've been enjoying their coffee for some time. El Salvador Red, in particular, offers a delicate blend of floral and jasmine flavor notes that makes for a wonderfully smooth and relaxing espresso.

Joe Bean Espresso Blend

Locally Roasted
Joe Bean Espresso Blend

Joe Bean Espresso Blend

10 Reviews
Developed in collaboration between Joe Bean and Whole Latte Love, the exclusive Espresso Blend combines coffees from Peru and Colombia. Single-origin beans from the Peruvian Freddy Bermeo farm meet...

 
Joe Bean is another esteemed local coffee roaster in Rochester, NY, and a close partner with Whole Latte Love. Espresso Blend was developed as part of that partnership, created in collaboration between the two companies. With Espresso Blend you can expect unique single-origin beans from the Peruvian Freddy Bermeo farm combined with community sourced Colombian Azahar for a blend that offers notes of cherry, peach, caramel, and chocolate.

Coffee MIO Crema Plus

Chocolaty Finish
Coffee MIO Crema Plus

Coffee MIO Crema Plus

12 Reviews
Coffee MIO's Crema Plus is a blend of superior origins that makes for a rich, velvety crema, and syrupy mouthfeel. Coffees from the Cerrado region of Brazil lend a natural caramel sweetness, pairin...

 
Coffee MIO Crema Plus is a blend hailing from the Cerrado Region of Brazil and 10% Indian "Kaapi Royale" Robusta, combining to produce a rich, velvety crema and syrupy mouthfeel. Put another way, it's been compared to drinking Australian chocolate malt. It has a delicate acidity with a refreshing finish.

Maromas Orphea Whole Bean Espresso

Chocolaty Finish
Maromas Orphea Whole Bean Espresso

Maromas Orphea Whole Bean Espresso

366 Reviews
It is usually ORPHEA that seduces people to start drinking their espresso without sugar. The only thing you will really miss is the long lasting phase that the sugar normally takes to sink into the...

 
Maromas Orphea is a massive hit with the staff at Whole Latte Love as well as our customers. When brewed, it produces a sweetness strong enough that you'll pass on adding sugar. Between the thick layer of crema it produces, the chocolate aftertaste, and zero bitterness, it's no wonder Orphea wins over so many. Maromas uses a unique blend with fine Arabica, and the incredible qualities of a very special double washed Robusta from only one plantation.

Wrapping Up

There you have it. 21 perfect gifts for a coffee lover, curated by our team of experts. Of course, there are loads more options in the store, and if you find yourself exploring or getting lost, feel free to give us a call or shoot us an email. Our staff are the most knowledgeable in the industry and they would love to help you find the right gift for you or someone important.

Ed McGuire
Ed McGuire

Ed joined on at Whole Latte Love in 2017 with a particular hatred for bad coffee. We keep him in a room on the other side of the office with a keyboard and an internet connection so he can write about it. He writes and edits product copy, blog posts, scripts, and wiki content in an effort to keep our customers from ever drinking bad coffee again. Ed is afraid of the sun and drinks his coffee black.