Though we Brits may be known as a nation of tea-drinkers, coffee is fast catching up as our beverage of choice.

Here are our top picks for what to get the coffee hound in your life this Christmas.

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1. Union Coffee Coffeeclub, from £12.95 a month

What more could the ultimate coffee fan want than a monthly delivery of coffee to their door?

Tailor-make this subscription service to suit even the most pernickety coffee snob.

2. Lavazza A Modo Mio Jolie Plus Espresso Coffee Machine, £99

Give the gift of barista-style coffee from the comfort of your own home with this easy-to-use coffee machine.

All they’ll need to get great coffee is some capsules and they’re good to go.

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3. Latte art course, London, £90

Give the ultimate coffee snob a DIY lesson by helping them learn how to make the best-looking coffee in town.

The Artisan Coffee Schools four-hour latte art workshop will teach all the best tips and tricks to get the most beautiful cup.

4. London Coffee Explorer Pack, from £19.50 for one

Take a choose-your-own tour around London’s artisan coffee haunts along with tasting guides, glossary, fun facts and recipes and collect a free cup of coffee on your way round.

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5. Nespresso Vertuo Coffee Machine, £199

Nespresso Vertuo

There's a reason these easy to use coffee machines are so popular. 

Easily make luxury coffee from the comfort of home with a varied selection of capsules to suit all tastes.

6. Frank Body Babe Island Kit, £24.95


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Coffee can be good for your skin too.

This sweet-smelling scrub is a gentle exfoliant and the coconut balm is sure to rescue dull winter skin and give a summer glow all year round.

7. Bodum Vacuum Travel Mug, £14.99

For the caffeine addict who’s always busy, make sure their coffee is always hot no matter what they’re doing with this great coffee flask.

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8. Dualit Milk Frother, £49.99

This cordless milk frother will create perfect hot or cold frothy milk in less than two minutes.

Perfect for trying out your own latte art.

9. Personalised coffee stencil, £12.50 

Personalised coffee stencil

Give a custom finish to a cappuccino with a personalised stencil.

10. Grow your own coffee plant kit, £9.50

Grow your own coffee plant kit

A grow-your-own coffee kit is the perfect gift for anyone who enjoys freshly ground coffee.

What’s more, you can start growing at any time of year.

What are your favourite coffee gifts? Let us know in the Comments section below.