Did you know that approximately 71% of Canadians drink coffee every morning? That must be why there are over 1132 coffee shops in British Columbia alone. With such a high percentage of coffee drinkers, different levels of connoisseurs have evolved ranging from gas station coffee drinkers to high-end coffee snobs.
By definition, a coffee snob is someone who cares deeply about what kind of coffee they are drinking. Coffee snobs judge their beverage based on quality and taste, and they want won't settle for fast, cheap coffee from any grocery store or a fast-food chain.
Does that sound like someone on your shopping list? If so, then we have just the things for you in our top Okanagan-made gifts for the coffee lover with gift ideas designed to heighten their coffee experience and share their love of coffee with the world.
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TOP GIFTS FOR DAD
Coffee Keychain - But First Coffee
Glow & Behold
This keychain is the perfect accessory for anyone who needs their coffee. Take your love of coffee with you wherever you go and never be without your cup of joe with this Engraved Coffee Mug Keychain.
Small Batch Coffee Beans Sample Pack
Anarchy Coffee, Kelowna
With four 60g bags of their most popular coffees, you can sample a range of flavour profiles and experience the new wave of coffee that everyone is raving about. Whether you prefer a lighter, dark, or bold, this pack has you covered. The perfect gift for any coffee connoisseur.
Fuelled by Coffee & Jesus Ornament
Glow & Behold
The perfect daily reminder of your two most important necessities. Not only does it look great hanging from your tree or in your car, but it also fuels your day every time you see it. Perfect for any coffee addict, this ornament is a must-have addition to your collection of coffee paraphernalia.
Dark Chocolate Covered Espresso Beans
Pioneer Gourmet Coffee Ltd
These chocolate-covered espresso beans are the perfect mix of sweet and bitter, sure to satisfy any snack or dessert craving. Using Pioneer’s whole espresso beans, this local treat can serve as a perfect gift to a friend or yourself.
How To Make the Best Coffee At Home - James Hoffman
Craft 42 Roasters
While this book isn't written by a local author, you can purchase the knowledge every coffee snob wants to get their hands on from Craft 42 Roasters in Kelowna. This best-selling author's new book covers everything from buying and storing beans to using an espresso machine.
North Okanagan Skinny Tumbler
North Okanagan Apparel
20 oz Tall Skinny Tumbler with a screw on, slide closure sip lid. Matching straw included is our updated design that is composed with a new material that makes it flexible while remaining durable. Easily transport hot and cold beverages to the office or around the home.
As Canada's most popular beverage, coffee runs our country. We hope this list brews up some gift ideas for the coffee lovers in your life! Let us know in the comments which idea is your favourite or what else you would recommend.