If you’re like us, coffee is a vital component of turning the cold winter months into a time of holiday cheer. More importantly, if you’re a human being it’s hard to pick out gifts for everyone on your list. Particularly, if one of those people is the home barista who has it all. Luckily, the coffee industry is an ever-evolving rabbit hole of ever better machines, genuinely helpful gadgets, and beautiful accessories. Here are some of our favorites.
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With massive 75mm burrs, excellent consistency, and a knack for low-retention single dosing the Eureka Atom 75 is the be-all end-all grinder for passionate home baristas. If you're looking to give someone a step up in their home espresso experience and flavor, this grinder won't let you down.
This E61 dual boiler packs top of the line performance into an unbeatably small footprint, making for a home espresso machine that's practical, reliable, and beautiful.
This scale has been at the top of every barista’s wishlist since the day it came out. Tough as nails, water-resistant, precise, smart, and beautiful. It’s the kind of gadget that makes your day every time you use it, and will for many years to come.
With modern looks, vacuum insulation, and a rim that’s actually designed to be pleasant to drink from, these tumblers check all the boxes on our “perfect travel tumbler” list. This is a staple for Clive employees.
The sleek, geometric look of the Monty makes a statement but form follows function from the inside out: the interior is semi-spherical making it ideal for pouring latte art and the metal base of each cup stacks neatly into the next.
Building on the immense popularity of its predecessor, the Pearl Model S has a sleek dot-matrix LED display that provides customizable step-by-step brewing instructions and even a flow rate display.
Baratza’s well-loved conical burr coffee grinder has earned a reputation for simplicity and durability. With the addition of a digital grind timer and LCD display, the Virtuoso Plus takes that to the next level. For everything from pour over to French press, it’s hard to do better.
Flow control used to be out of reach for all but the highest-end commercial machines. With the Lelit Bianca it's more accessible than ever. As a full-featured dual boiler complete with wood fittings and a bottomless portafilter, it's guaranteed to revert any coffee lover back into the kid opening a BB gun on Christmas morning.
There’s something magical about a mug of coffee that never goes cold. The Ember Ceramic mug delivers that experience by letting you choose your perfect drinking temperature through their integrated app.
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If you're a coffee drinker with a tea drinker on your shopping list, this can be tricky. Tea drinkers work with a whole different set of temperatures and ratios. Not to fear - Breville has your back. With their One-Touch Team Maker, this machine does it all automatically.
We’ve been singing the praises of these tools since we first got our hands on them. Hand-made in the USA from steel and aluminum, they’re able to be calibrated for a certain depth, ensuring every distribution and tamp is on-point.
Nothing spruces up an espresso machine like walnut. With side panels, knobs, portafilters, and tampers we have something to help you give your espresso machine the custom look it deserves.
As helpful as we hope this gift guide might be, we know there are some people who are just too difficult to buy for. Luckily, we offer gift cards so that you can give the gift of coffee without the risk of becoming a barista yourself.
This Bronson French Roast is brought to you by Verve Coffee Roasters and is our go-to here at Clive. It's a medium-dark coffee unlike most French roasts you've had. A subscription under the tree or in the stocking is a sure win this Christmas.