Looking for tea gifts? Searching for a gift for someone whose kettle is always on or can't start the day until they've had their morning cup of tea? We've chosen our best gifts for tea lovers, from beautiful versions of kettles, tea sets and teapots, to chocolate, fun flavours of tea and even tea-infused booze.


To keep the tea theme going, why not treat a loved one to one of our favourite afternoon tea deliveries? Or, check out our best afternoon tea recipes, including Victoria sponge and sausage rolls, to throw the ultimate birthday party.

Once your tea lover is sorted, check out our best gifts for coffee lovers, best beer gifts or gin gifts for more drinks gifting inspiration, no matter what their favourite drink is. Looking for a birthday gift? We've rounded up the best foodie birthday gifts and best online cake deliveries for special occasions.

Best tea gifts to buy for a tea lover

A selection of bags of coffee and a cafetiere against a pink background

Browse our selection of artisan tea gifts on the new olive shop. Choose from a Good & Proper glass teapot to a range of herbal teas in colourful tins and a stunning matcha set complete with whisk and bowl.

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Rare Tea Company glass teapot

Rare tea company glass teapot

Make a tea break chic with this stylish glass teapot. The perfect size for a single cup, it has been cleverly designed throughout: from the heat-resistant glass to non-drip spout and a spiral in the spout to hold back tea leaves when drinking loose leaf tea. Our guide to the best teapots to buy has plenty more ideas too.

Available from:
olive shop, £24.99

Good & Proper Tea teabag selection

Good & Proper tea selection

Make sure the tea-lover in your life is never short of a cuppa with this generous teabag selection from Good & Proper tea. There’s a blend for every part of the day: from golden English Breakfast in the morning to calming caffeine-free rooibos, chamomile or peppermint tea in the evening.

Available from:
olive shop, £24

White ceramic milk jug

Milk jug

We love this quirky, modern milk jug. A simple, graphic addition to a breakfast table or tea break, the ceramic jug comes gift-boxed, ready for giving.

Available from:
Not on the High Street (£19.50)

Hay glass mug

Hay glass mug

This pretty pink glass mug will brighten up any tea break, no matter how grey the day outside. The clever glass mug is heatproof and dishwasher-safe. Check out our selection of the best coffee mugs for more inspiration – they don't have to be just for coffee!

Available from:
Trouva (£23)

Emma Bridgewater floral storage jars

Emma Bridgewater Floral Print Kitchen Caddy Storage Jars, Set of 3, £34 copy

Keep a teabag collection smartly stored with this colourful trio of kitchen canisters – one each for teabags, sugar and coffee, or for dividing different teas into each jar. If floral print is not their style, there's also a bold monochrome option.

Available from:
John Lewis (£34)

Eleanor Bowmer teabag tidy

Eleanor Bowmer Leopard Print Teabag, £4.95 copy

No more teabags sitting on the kitchen counter. This distinctive leopard print teabag tidy will sit prettily on the worktop, and is a perfect small gift or stocking stuffer for a tea lover.

Available from:
John Lewis (£4.95)
Harts of Stur (£3.70)

Fortnum & Mason x Conker Distillery cold brew tea liqueur

Conker x Fortnums tea liqueur

You might be familiar with coffee liqueur, but that’s not the only hot beverage that can be transformed into something a little stronger. Conker Distillery and Fortnum & Mason have joined together to make the world’s first tea liqueur, combining cold-brewed black tea, spring water and liqueur distilled in Dorset, for a truly unique gift.

Available from:
Fortnum & Mason (£40)

KitchenAid Artisan 1.5-litre kettle

KitchenAid Artisan Variable Temperature 1.5L Kettle, Medallion Silver, £149

A cup of tea starts with boiling the kettle. For a housewarming gift they’ll use every day, this classic KitchenAid kettle has adjustable temperature control, so they can get bespoke with each brew. If they have a KitchenAid mixer, pick the colour to match!

Available from:
John Lewis (£179)
Amazon (£179.10)

Dishoom chai gift set

A tin of chai tea with a strainer and two tea glasses

Treat your favourite tea lover to the aromas of fragrant, freshly brewed masala chai infusing through their kitchen. Dishoom’s chai gift set comes with a colourful tin of loose leaf spiced tea, strainer and two glasses to recreate the restaurant experience at home. With recipe cards for Chef Naved’s Indian biscuits and bespoke packaging, this makes a perfect gift.

Available from:
Dishoom (£35)

Paeonia blush teacup and saucer set


For a timeless tea set worth the investment, you can’t beat Wedgwood. Perfect for a luxurious wedding gift, this bone china set of four tea cups and saucers has a peony print and delicate gold banding.

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Available from:
Wedgwood (£220)

Earl grey tea chocolate

Earl Grey chocolate Coco Chocolatier

Buying a present for a tea lover with a sweet tooth? This earl grey tea dark chocolate with beautifully illustrated packaging and citrus notes from the bergamot is an irresistible sweet treat, perfect for a snapping off a square after dinner.

Available from:
Coco Chocolatier (£5)

Matcha tea starter kit

Matcha Starter Kit open

If you know someone branching into matcha, this matcha tea starter kit is the perfect gift for opening up a whole new style of tea making. Containing a tin of pure-grade matcha, distinctive matcha brush and spoon and matcha recipe plus tips, this has everything you need for a striking, Instagram-ready cup.

Available from:
Bird & Blend Tea Co. (£38)


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Lucy RoxburghEcommerce and Reviews Editor

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