25 Best Gifts for the Tea Lover
Whether your favorite tea lover is a matcha drinker or wants to learn to make their own bubble tea, we found the perfect gift for them.
Tea drinking is an art, and this season there are variety of ways to bring that art to life for friends and family on your list. From a tea and chocolate pairing kit to tea jewels, drops and all sorts of Advent calendars, there is sure to be something for everyone. We’ve gathered up the best gifts for tea lovers at a variety of price ranges to suit your wallet.
Harney and Son’s Celebration Tea captures the magic of the season, especially Hanukkah. The elegant blue and white limited-edition tin contains 50 sachets of an irresistible blend of black tea apricot pieces, passion plum flavor, apricot flavor, blue cornflowers, hazelnut flavor, and cinnamon spice flavor. Other seasonal blends include White Christmas, Gingerbread Festival, and Holiday.
Add the perfect amount of sweetness to any tea with this set of six Honey Spoons. Made with real honey poured by hand into rounded molds, each spoon provides a sturdy stirring grip with a wooden stick finished with a wooden ball.
Make up your own bubble tea at home with Katie and Dustin Watts's kit, which contains black and rooibos chai teas, tapioca pearls, and two reusable stainless steel straws.
Tea lovers will get to experience their own personalized tea selection every month with Sips by Box tea subscription. Recipients get to choose four premium teas from 150+ different brands from around the world. Subscriptions can be for 3, 6, 12, or 24 months.
Zojirushi knows the key to a brewing the perfect cup of tea is having the water heated to the right temperature. Their energy efficient VE Hybrid Water Boiler and Warmer utilizes vacuum insulation technology (like travel mugs) to keep water hot with very little electricity. It features the new Quick Temp mode, which significantly reduces the heating time by directly reaching 160°F, 175°F, or 195°F (check your tea’s proper brewing temperature) and, keeps warm temperatures without reaching a boil.
These durable, stainless steel mesh brewing baskets for loose tea, make perfect stocking stuffers for the tea aficionados in your life. A lid/drip tray is included with each basket, which is made from stainless steel mesh and BPA-free plastic.
This limited edition set from Tea Forte is a beautiful wintertime gift for your favorite tea lover. It comes with a café cup and coordinating tea trays for placing the iconic pyramid-shaped tea bags when brewing is complete. It also comes with a variety of four blends, so the tea lover can find the flavor they love best.
For a stylish way to make the perfect brew try the Bodum Assam Tea Press with Stainless Steel Filter . Crafted from heat-resistant borosilicate glass this teapot is based on Bodum’s French press brewing system. Its clarity means you can observe your tea as it’s gently infusing until it reaches your preferred strength. Then simply press the plunger down to stop the brewing process.
Adagio’s 2022 Tea Advent Calendar presents a great way to celebrate the season with an array of warm beverages. This year's calendar features a festive design of evergreen pine trimmed with gold and holds 24 doors with a delicious tea behind each. Available in both loose and teabag options.
Treat yourself or someone you love to Pukka’s Advent calendar with 24 different organic herbal teas to help make this the season a little healthier. Flavors such as Lemon, Ginger & Manuka Honey, Ginseng Matcha Green, Tulsi Clarity, and Elderberry & Echinacea are all created with ethically sourced, quality essential oils and herbs.
The Hario"Ka-Ku" Cold Brew Tea Bottle is the easiest and cleanest way to make cold brew iced tea at home. Simply add tea leaves and water to the bottle and leave in the refrigerator to brew. Clean-up is easy—simply wash and reuse. The fine mesh strainer filters as you pour, so no tea leaves leave the bottle.
For everything anyone wanted to learn about tea, Tea: History, Terroirs, Varieties is a comprehensive reference to the tea plant. The book will guide you through China, East Africa, India, Japan, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, and Vietnam to visit the world’s greatest tea growers and producers.
Tea Drops are organic, ground leaf teas and herbs that are pressed into fun shapes and sweetened. They melt in water—like a bath bomb, except it’s tea. Tea Drops Ultimate Sampler Pack includes Matcha Green, Rose Earl Grey, Citrus Ginger, and Sweet Peppermint in a wooden gift box (with 8 drops per box).
Have your tea and dessert at the same time with Patricia’s Chocolate Tea Collection Chocolate box. The six-piece ganache tea collection is made with Light of Day Organics teas and includes flavors such as Cinnamon, Creamy Earl Grey, and Hummingbird Nectar.
David’s Tea is known for their wide assortment of looseleaf teas and beautiful glass mugs for brewing. This set is all about the tea drinker who swears by a bedtime cup. Three soothing teas with relaxing ingredients like chamomile, peppermint and caramel are paired with a cute mug and eye mask to make any nighttime routine a bit more indulgent.
Surround yourself with the scent of tea with NEST New York’s Apricot Tea Scented Classic Candle or Reed Difusser. By wrapping the silky-smooth essence of English apricot in the richness of black tea leaves, bergamot, and warm golden amber, this sophisticated fragrance creates a soft, mellow mood in your home.
Harry and David supplies more than just fruit, and their Tea and Sweets Gift is jam-packed with everything you need for a special breakfast including a ceramic tea pot, special heart shaped tea bags, honey, waffles, English muffins, biscuits, and a whole lot more.
Kristal K Kreations has created a variety of tea favors individually encased in a jewel-toned sugar sphere for a dramatic and entertaining cup of tea.
Colorful Silicone Tea Infusers make another great stocking stuffer for the person who loves the richness of loose tea. The leaf design on the top of each infuser makes it easy to take out of the hot tea, and we loved the mini saucer each one has to sit in after use.
For the times when you can’t stop for a spot of tea there is always Sugarfina’s Candy Bento Box, filled with three flavors made especially for tea lovers: matcha, pink citrus ginger and peach tea.
A full green tea routine to rescue dry skin with amino acid-rich hydration — this juicy set includes a full-size cleanser and serum for glowing skin.
Thé Noir 29 takes a special extraction of black tea leaves and wraps it up with a combination of bergamot, fig, bay leaves, cedarwood, vetiver, and musk to create this addictive essence.
Kusmi Tea wants to take you to the heart of the Roaring Twenties with their Christmas gift set of 24 tea bags filled with enchantingly spiced organic blends.
Hamilton Beach 1.7 Liter Smart Kettle with Alexa Voice Integration means you don’t have to lift a finger to make your tea. Use simple voice commands to turn the kettle on or off, choose from over 15 temperature selections, customize settings, and get real-time heating progress or ready notifications.
The heirloom tea experts at Tea Drunk have teamed up this holiday season with Mini Melanie, bite-sized dessert purveyors, to create a luxurious duo — tea and cake truffles. Mini Melanie’s bite-sized cake truffles burst with flavor and Tea Drunk’s handcrafted teas add a unique complexity to the tasting experience. This tea should be brewed in a special vessel called a Gai Wan, so you may want to gift them this as well for an additional $22.