9 great Valentine’s Day gift ideas for the coffee lover in your life

For some people, coffee isn’t just a beverage. It’s a passion. The best Valentine’s Day gifts for coffee lovers indulge their passion and bring something new to the coffee-drinking experience.

We’ve come up with nine great Valentine’s Day gifts to help you create a day of coffee-themed romance. We’ve chosen sweet trinkets, useful items, and unique gifts that we know the coffee lover in your life will adore. Try giving the gifts in the morning, so you can enjoy a cup of coffee together as a couple.

9 great Valentine’s Day gifts for coffee lovers

1. Coffee Subscription from Phil & Sebastian Coffee Roasters


Bag of coffee beans from Phil & Sebastian Coffee Roasters

Valentine’s Day comes but once a year. If you want to give a gift that keeps on giving, how about a fresh bag of Canada’s best craft-roasted coffee arriving on your sweetheart’s doorstep every month?

With a coffee subscription from Phil & Sebastian Coffee Roasters, you get to decide how much coffee, how often, and what kind—espresso, filter or decaf. After you choose a category, you can let their experts surprise you each month by selecting Roaster’s Choice. You can still use your online account to tweak the order from month to month if you wish.

Phil & Sebastian roast according to your order and ship the beans within days. The coffee is all direct trade—purchased straight from the growers—so no middleman is taking a cut. Shipping to Canada and the U.S. is free. If you subscribe for a full year, you get one free shipment.

And every month, the flame will be rekindled.

2. Espro French Press

Espro Press P7, Stainless Steel French Press, Double Wall, Vacuum Insulated (6-8 cups, 32 ounce, Polished) Bundle with Handcrafted Bamboo Paddle, Coffee ScoopCheck availability

On the outside this Espro French press is simple and elegant. On the inside it is innovative and highly effective. Use it to get amazing flavor out of your favorite coffee beans—free of the usual French press sediment thanks to the Espro’s specially designed double basket filter. The best French press coffee is made with coarsely ground beans, extremely hot water, and no more than four minutes of brewing time.

3. Coffee Cup Necklace by McLaughlin Creations

Coffee cup necklace by McLaughlin Creations on Etsy
© McLaughlin Creations | Etsy

They love coffee, and you love them. Express the sentiment with this sweet coffee-themed necklace. The coffee mug design is minimalist but expressive, and the heart cutout is absolutely adorable. The pendant is made from punched sterling silver and hangs on a silver chain. All necklaces come with a velvet storage bag and a gift box for presentation.

4. PowerLix Professional Milk Frother Set

PowerLix Milk Frother COMPLETE SET! Handheld Battery Operated Electric Foam Maker For Coffee, Latte, Cappuccino, Hot Chocolate, Durable Drink Mixer With Stainless Steel Whisk, Stainless Steel StandCheck availability

Give the gift of foamy lattes with this complete milk frother set. Milk foam is an essential ingredient in lattes, cappuccinos, and most barista-style coffee drinks. If you don’t have an espresso maker, you can add foamed milk to your favorite kind of brew. The kit includes an electric frothing wand, a classic silver milk pitcher, and a metal stencil for latte art. With a little imagination, it could double as a bedroom accessory.

5. Tiemart Coffee Cup Tie

Necktie with little beans and coffee cups on it
© Tiemart

Get a smile from your coffee lover with this dashing necktie. It’s cute enough for Valentine’s Day but classy enough to wear to work. The design features espresso beans and tiny cups of coffee on a slate gray background. The tie is 3.25 inches wide and 52 inches long and works with most contemporary styles.

6. Uncommon Grounds by Mark Pendergrast

Uncommon Grounds: A Coffee EpicCheck availability

Uncommon Grounds: The History of Coffee and How It Transformed Our World is a classic book that every coffee lover should read. Mark Pendergrast dives into the history of coffee production and ties it in with trade, politics, and popular culture. The book comes as an attractive paperback that will look great if it’s left out on the coffee table.

7. Personal Creations Half Heart Square Red Mug Set

Set of red coffee mugs that make an image of a heart when placed side by side

These bright red coffee mugs are a gift that both of you can enjoy. Each mug has a unique square shape that will stand out in the kitchen cabinet. When pressed together, the designs make the shape of a heart. Personalize the mugs with your first names, pet names, or initials. The cups are dishwasher and microwave safe for worry-free coffee enjoyment.

8. Hario Skerton Pro Manual Coffee Grinder

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Manual coffee grinders require more effort to use, but the results are so worth it. Plus, you’ll never again wake up the neighbors with that noisy whirring sound. This elegant Hario Skerton Pro burr mill grinds the beans into a clear jar so that you can check the quality of your grind. Experiment with fine and coarse textures until your coffee tastes exactly how you like it.

9. Dilettante Chocolate-Covered Espresso Beans

Chocolate Espresso Bean Blend - White, Milk & Dark Chocolate - 3lb Jar - by DilettanteCheck availability

Dilettante makes delicious chocolate and wonderful coffee, so it’s no surprise that their chocolate-covered espresso beans are incredibly popular. This blended jar of white, milk, and dark chocolate will save you the trouble of having to choose between the three. Pair the beans with a cup of Dilettante’s House Blend for an energetic afternoon treat.

Valentine’s Day gifts for coffee lovers should be useful, fun, or delicious. If you didn’t find the perfect gift on this list, try visiting a kitchen supply store for brewing equipment and new coffee cups. Bookstores and novelty shops often have coffee-themed merchandise, while import stores and natural grocers might have unique roasts you can try. When in doubt, visit a local coffee shop and buy a bag of their premium house blend. The coffee drinker in your life is sure to appreciate it.

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