Want to send your favourite flat-white fan a present they’ll really rate? We’ve handpicked five of the best gifts for coffee lovers
Indy Coffee Box subscription (pictured top)
Treat someone special to a whole year of exceptional caffeine with a one-year Indy Coffee Box subscription. Also available in three- and six-month prepaid packages, the monthly subscription features two, three or four bags of expertly roasted beans and a copy of coffee journal Brew (pictured).
It’s the perfect gift for someone who’s going to be working from home for the foreseeable.
From £53.97. Buy it here.
Indy Cafe Cookbook
Give friends and rellies the chance to recreate a slice of cafe culture at home with the Indy Cafe Cookbook.
The beautiful A4-sized recipe book features dishes from some of the best speciality coffee shops and roasteries in the UK and Ireland, and covers breakfast and brunch through to lunch, bakes and cocktails. Recipes include coffee doughnuts, sweet-potato pancakes, and cold brew G&T.
The soft-touch book comes gift wrapped so you can get it sent direct to the lucky recipient.
£20. Buy it here.
Independent Coffee Guides
For over six years the Indy Coffee Guide crew have toured the UK and Ireland, visiting and writing about the best speciality coffee venues with the help of a crew of coffee experts.
The result is a series of award-winning books which reveal the must-visit coffee shops and roasteries in each region.
From £7.99. Buy it here.
Picking up a takeaway coffee from an indie cafe has been one of the small joys of 2020, but the increase in use of single-use cups has been an unfortunate consequence of the pandemic.
KeepCup‘s speciality-sized and barista-approved reusable cups are the perfect vessel from which to sip a perfectly poured flat white. They’re also customisable, so you can choose your fave coffee fan’s fave colours.
From £10. Buy it here.
Coffee + Cake Giftbox
Score instant brownie points by gifting friends and family the uber-indulgent Coffee + Cake Gift Box from Indy Coffee Box. The glorious bundle contains barista-quality beans from Extract Coffee Roasters in Bristol and a copy of coffee journal Brew, plus eight slices of Bakesmiths Bakery’s delicious Espresso Caramel Brownie.
£26.99. Buy it here.