You are spoilt for choice with the countless gourmet coffee beans to choose from for your Gourmet Coffee Gifts. In fact, there are so many that you often do not know where to start. The task becomes a chore after searching a while. If you are a coffee lover and know some things about gourmet coffee beans, you would certainly have fun checking out the alternatives.
Rule number one of gift giving, regardless of what you are giving, is to define what the other person needs, wants or desires. Give the person what he or she does not need or want and you can be sure that the gift, regardless of how precious and authentic it is to you, will end up at the basement gathering dust.
So when you are looking for gourmet coffee gifts, the person should also be a fellow coffee lover. You need to know his preferences like whether he likes his coffee dark, strong and aromatic or light? How he drinks his coffee, with or without cream, sugar etc. and if you are thorough, you would dig deeper into what brands, types and forms of creams and sweeteners he specifically uses. You need to know his quirks so as fully understand what type of gourmet coffee beans are best suited to his coffee drinking habits.
Each Gourmet Coffee Bean has its own characteristic, flavors and aroma due to the roasting process. You see, every bean is roasted differently and hence exudes very different aromatic scents and flavors from the varying intensity and contact with the roasting drum. But of course, there are standards and quality controls that benchmark the roasting process.
Like I mentioned, there are countless items which are worthy as gourmet coffee gifts. Here are some great ideas you might wish to start with namely Gourmet Coffee Beans, gourmet coffee flavored cookies and pastries, drinks, ice cream. More interesting recent innovation is the chocolate covered coffee beans.
And there is no better time than now for gourmet coffee gifts. Remember that you do not need a reason, an occasion or even an excuse for gift giving to a loved one.