10 Festive Gift Ideas For Coffee Lovers With A Coffee Machine
With Christmas coming up, it’s time to start your festive shopping. Choosing the right gift doesn’t have to be stressful. Instead of focusing on the “perfect” present, an idea would be to start from what your recipient likes, then think of how your gift can add to that. If you have a coffee lover in mind who can’t get enough of coffee, here are 10 festive gift ideas for coffee lovers with a coffee machine that you can use to put a smile on their faces this Christmas. We’ve arranged our list in ascending order in terms of price. Get ready to spread a merry cheer, but with coffee!

1. Whole Beans from JJ Royal Coffee

[caption id="attachment_20507" align="alignnone" width="1024"]pouring water into drip coffee Toraja Coffee is JJ Royal Coffee’s best-selling beans. Bold and full-bodied, Toraja coffee packs a punch of dark cocoa nibs and caramel notes with hints of muted grapefruit. Photo from JJ Coffee Royal.[/caption] Part of the joy of brewing homemade coffee is getting to try out different types of coffee beans. Our partner roaster, JJ Royal Coffee, sources high-quality coffee beans from all over Indonesia. They offer many exciting single-origin beans, starting from SGD 11.50 a pack. Grab your friend or loved one a bag (or more) to try. Nothing ventured, nothing gained! Shop all Roasted Coffee Beans from JJ Royal Coffee beans today.

2. Milk Frothing Jug from De’Longhi

[caption id="attachment_20510" align="alignnone" width="970"]De'Longhi stainless steel milk frothing jug This polished stainless steel milk jug also makes a statement piece for every kitchen. Photo from De'Longhi.[/caption] Behind every great barista is a high-quality milk frothing jug. If your giftee has been hesitating to get themselves a good jug, do them a favour and buy this one as a present. It’ll raise their home barista game by helping them create perfectly-textured milk foam that they can use to practise latte art. Shop the Milk Frothing Jug from De’Longhi at SGD 24.90 or MYR 85 today.

3. Espresso Double Wall Thermal Glasses from De’Longhi

[caption id="attachment_20513" align="alignnone" width="970"]espresso double wall thermal glasses De'Longhi Coffee lovers will tell you that coffee is not just about the drink but the experience. These classy, dishwasher-safe espresso glasses make drinking their home brews more delightful. Photo from De'Longhi.[/caption] You can elevate their espresso-drinking experience by gifting them a set of these classy, double-wall thermal glasses from De’Longhi. The thermal properties of the double-wall borosilicate glass help to keep drinks hot, while the outer glass remains cool to the touch, so it's safe for them. Shop the Espresso Double Wall Thermal Glasses from De’Longhi at SGD 24.90 or MYR 75 today.

4. Espresso Shot Mirror from UrbanDosingGrounds

[caption id="attachment_20516" align="alignnone" width="800"]espresso dripping into shot glass Tiny but practical, this mirror helps the barista monitor the espresso shot results without having to bend their bodies or necks uncomfortably. Espresso mirror comes in bamboo, walnut and maple. Photo from UrbanDosingGrounds.[/caption] If you love indie gifts, check out this Etsy shop which offers personalised handmade coffee machine accessories. The espresso shot mirror lets your coffee lover keep an eye on their espresso shot without having to bend down in an uncomfortable position in front of their coffee machine. Prices start from SGD 26, with international delivery available. Say yes to ergonomics! Shop the Espresso Shot Mirrors from UrbanDosingGrounds today.

5. Professional Barista Coffee Tamper 51mm from De’Longhi

[caption id="attachment_20519" align="alignnone" width="970"]professional coffee tamper A tamper is another piece of equipment that can make a massive difference in helping to brew that aromatic and flavourful cup of coffee. Photo from De'Longhi.[/caption] Another coffee accessory that will get any budding barista excited — this high-quality coffee tamper that will help extract only the best crema from their coffee beans. This tool allows the barista to compress their ground coffee into their filter, which helps with a silky smooth espresso extraction. Shop the Professional Barista Coffee Tamper from De’Longhi at SGD 39.90 or MYR 119.

6. Mister Coffee Signature Blend 6-in-1 Pack from Mister Coffee

[caption id="attachment_20522" align="alignnone" width="800"]6 packs of coffee beans from mister coffee Mister Coffee’s 6-in-1 pack includes beans from their best-selling selections: Classic, Pearl, Gold, Royal, Bar and Super Bar. Photo from Mister Coffee.[/caption] If giving just one pack of coffee beans feels too basic, here’s a 6-in-1 collection of signature coffee bean blends from our partner roaster Mister Coffee to truly thrill your coffee lover. Each bag is 200g, each containing coffee beans from their best-selling selections. Your loved one gets to experiment with different flavoured beans and decide which ones they love the most. You can get them for RM 129. Besides local shipping in Malaysia, they also deliver to Singapore. Shop the Mister Coffee Signature Blend 6-in-1 Pack (200g/Pack) from Mister Coffee today.

7. De’Longhi x STTOKE Ceramic Reusable Cup from De’Longhi

[caption id="attachment_20528" align="alignnone" width="970"]blue ceramic reusable cup from De'Longhi Our limited edition De’Longhi x STTOKE is a stylish yet highly functional accessory for coffee lovers. Photo from De'Longhi.[/caption] Let your loved one bring a taste of homemade coffee wherever they go, with this limited edition, lightweight De’Longhi x STTOKE reusable cup. This sophisticated cup is thoughtfully crafted with coffee lovers in mind with double-wall insulation, German-engineered ceramic coating, and a spill-proof lid. Shop the De’Longhi x STTOKE Ceramic Reusable Cup from De’Longhi at SGD 45.90 or RM 129 today.

8. Burr Coffee Grinder - Coffee Bean Grinders from De’Longhi

[caption id="attachment_20531" align="alignnone" width="967"]burr coffee grinder A good grinder is a must-have in a home barista’s kitchen to help them brew artisanal cups of coffee. Photo from De'Longhi.[/caption] Advanced coffee lovers understand that the right grind is essential for a high-quality cup of coffee. This is why this Burr coffee grinder comes in handy: it provides a consistent grind and preserves the aroma of the beans. Easy to navigate with 16 grind settings and lets you choose between grinding for 1 to 12 cups. Shop the Burr Coffee Grinder from De’Longhi at SGD 99 or MYR 319 today.

9. Fundamental Barista Skills Workshops

[caption id="attachment_20543" align="alignnone" width="800"]espresso shot dripping into cup Learn in-person from coffee experts on how to brew that cafe-standard shot of espresso and steam milk correctly for perfect results. Photo from Sonerkose .[/caption] Prefer giving away experiences rather than physical gifts? We got you covered — gift fellow coffee lovers tickets to a barista skills workshop that will power them with the knowledge to sharpen their craft. They will learn the basics of pulling consistent shots of espresso, and they will also try their hands at frothing milk to the perfect temperature and texture to create the perfect cuppa. If you’re in Singapore, check out the Barista Skill – Espresso Fundamentals workshop (SGD 198) run by our partner roaster, Tad Coffee. For Malaysians, check out the Fundamental Barista Skills workshop (MYR 300) by Common Man Coffee Roasters in Kuala Lumpur.

10. Acaia Pearl Black Scale from Hands Koffee

[caption id="attachment_20537" align="alignnone" width="800"]pouring espresso grounds into coffee machine Enjoy precision when weighing out your coffee grounds to build that perfect espresso shot. Photo from Hands Koffee.[/caption] Step aside, regular kitchen scales. The Acaia Pearl Black Scale is the next level weighing scale for coffee making favoured by top baristas and cafes worldwide. The design and laboratory-grade parts make for a seamless brewing experience. The manufacturer, Acaia, also offers a suite of apps that connect to the Bluetooth-enabled scale. You can get this scale for MYR 700 at our partner roaster, Hands Koffee. Shop the Acaia Pearl Black at Hands Koffee today.

Christmas Gift Ideas For Coffee Lovers

With gift options for every budget, you can quickly bring a smile to coffee-lovers this Christmas. Or, if you are a coffee lover hoping to receive some of these gifts this Christmas, share this list with them. You get something you like, and they don’t have to fret over your gift — it’s a win-win solution! Plus, did you know that you can also get discounts on De’Longhi eShop items? Join our free De’Longhi Rewards programme now, and receive De’Longhi eShop Welcome Vouchers that you can use right away! Not only that, but you will also receive our Roaster Partners' Exclusive Bean Discount Codes sent straight to your inbox.