If, like me, you are a caffeine fiend, then there is so much joy in good coffee. And coffee to your door is a revelation! Coffee subscription boxes are huge now, and they really took off during lockdowns. I’ve been lucky enough to try out a number of them, and here are my top picks of the best coffee subscription boxes UK.
Best coffee subscription boxes UK
Blue Coffee Box
Blue Coffee Box sets a really high standard for at-home coffee. They collate coffee from across the globe, which is then shipped to the UK and roasted by a number of carefully selected roasters. You can choose from beans or ground for your subscription. Deliveries are once a month, and you can opt for a single bag or a box of two bags. Prices start from £7.99 a month. Order at bluecoffeebox.com.
Batch pride themselves on celebrating the wonderful coffee roasters we have in the UK and the coffee they source. You will be sent 2 bags of 200g coffee and can choose your grind and frequency of delivery. You’ll also get lots of information about each of the coffees you have been sent.
Extra bonus points to Batch as their packaging is plastic free. Start your subscription at www.batchcoffee.co.uk.
Dog & Hat
Dog and Hat coffee specialised in whole-bean coffee subscriptions, with their subscription coffee freshly roasted and shipped once a month. Each box collates coffee from a variety of independent roasters from across the globe. You’ll also receive detailed tasting notes for each coffee. Prices start at £17 per month for 2 bags of coffee with delivery included. Order from dogandhat.co.uk.
Rise began in lockdown, set up by coffee lovers Alice and Ben. Delivering independent, sustainable and premium coffee, their monthly subscription box is a great place to start. You’ll get 2 bags of speciality, with a tasty treat added, and lots of info about what you are enjoying. At £16.99 this is really good value for the quality of the produce. Visit risecoffeebox.co.uk.
Barista Box is a coffee subscription service offering two great tasting South American coffee blends to choose from. You can opt for a monthly subscription to Libertine or Blend & Brew. If you can’t decide, a coffee tasting box will give you a try of both.
Prices start from £16.67 for 2 bags per month and you can choose from beans or different grinds. They also sell a range of coffee gifts. Check them out at barista-box.co.uk.
Hasbean source coffee beans from a wide variety of countries, allowing customers to try out different flavours and intensities. You can choose weekly, fortnightly, monthly or even less frequent deliveries. Either select the coffee you want, or go with their selection. This great if you love trying new coffees and want variety each delivery. It’s certainly one of the most flexible coffee subscriptions available. Prices start from £7.50 and you can start your subscription at hasbean.co.uk.