Singapore’s love for coffee dates back to the 19th century, with immigrants coming to the Southeast Asian trading post for opportunities. Today, the Lion City is filled with both hipster cafes and kopitiams, where locals gather to enjoy thick, affordable, and highly caffeinated versions of the world’s most beloved beverage.
As we wrap up the year in the comfort and safety of our homes, why not reward the special people in your life with these five coffee- and kopi-inspired gifts available on KKday? The coffee enthusiasts and caffeine addicts on your list will surely love them.
Toast & Curry at Sentosa
Enjoy uniquely Singaporean and Indian dishes in the heart of Sentosa with a toast set from Toast & Curry. We can’t think of a better way to start the day than with a timeless kaya toast set. Served with two boiled eggs and a cup of hot coffee or tea, it makes for the perfect breakfast.
Prices start at 4.50 SGD
Jewels Rock Sugar X Hook Coffee Gift Set
Gift your loved ones with a sweet and satisfying present of inspiring brands in a box, showcasing Jewels Rock Sugar Sticks and Hook Coffee. Enjoy Hook Coffee’s artisanal drip paired with premium rock sugar candy from Jewels. Each of their five coffee flavors—Give Me S’mores, Cherry Bomb, Sweet Bundchen, Gold Digger, and Speculose Your Mind—offers a creative twist on tradition.
Prices start at 25.78 SGD
Mosanco Enchanted Café Snow White and the Seven Dwarves Cold Brew Set
Enjoy the cool Christmas weather with a bottle of cold brew coffee all day, any day. Indulge in a refreshing cold brew coffee gift set from Mosanco. There are eight different flavors to choose from, including Black Coffee, Mocha, Chocolate, Rose Chocolate, Matcha, Matcha Latte, and the exclusive Bandung drink. It’s the ultimate care package.
Mosanco Enchanted Café Beauty and the Beast Cold Brew and Dessert Set
Coffee is best enjoyed with a sweet treat. Take your coffee care package up a notch with Mosanco’s Beauty and the Beast cold brew and dessert set. Choose from six drink flavors—Mocha, Chocolate, Rose Chocolate, Matcha, Matcha Latte, and Bandung—and two slices of the following dessert options—Vanilla Crepe Cake, New York Cheesecake, or Salted Caramel Cheesecake.
Kopi & Loti Factory Tour
Have you ever wondered how your favorite kopi and kaya toast was made every morning? Learn more about the iconic Singaporean breakfast with a Kopi & Loti (Coffee & Bread) Factory Tour. Tour a traditional bread factory and a coffee roaster, where you will meet the local heroes of two of Singapore’s morning staples. Learn about the fascinating trade stories of coffee and bread in this informative and aromatic three-hour tour.
Many say that it’s better to give than to receive. But after an arduous and challenging 2020, why not spoil yourself this holiday season with a coffee-themed Christmas gift for yourself?
Words by Carla Martinez-Tensuan
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