Grab Bag: Just Brew It

Photo by Samantha Simmons

A blend of coffee and caffeinated accessories

1. THE PERFECT COFFEE-TABLE BOOK
For enthusiasts, The Blue Bottle Craft of Coffee is the perfect accessory, discussing everything from growing and roasting to brewing and sipping. It also includes more than 30 unique recipes from pastry chef Caitlin Freeman. $25 / bluebottlecoffee.com

2. KICK-STARTER
The name of Kicking Horse Coffee’s Kick Ass blend tells you exactly what you’re going to get: one excellent cup of joe. A great mix of Indonesian and Central American beans, it’s sure to get your day started on the right foot. $14.95 / kickinghorsecoffee.com

3. AS YOU LIKE IT
This hand-powered espresso maker gives you total control over your morning brew. Winner of the Most Innovative Product at the 2013 London Coffee Festival, The ROK is the perfect tool for making a blend that suits your every taste bud. £107.50 / rokkitchentools.com

4. ALL MAPPED OUT
It’s not easy finding the perfect cup of coffee. Luckily this 24” x 18” Compendious Coffee Chart simplifies everything you need to know—including various press, grind, and brew methods. The poster’s great for the office or home. $27 / popchartlab.com

5. PLAY IT COOL
Perfect for a hot day, La Colombe’s Pure Black bottled coffee is steeped for 16 hours before being cold-pressed, filtered twice, and finally bottled. The cool drink has hints of cocoa, and it’s available in packs of 2 or 12. $6 or $30 / lacolombe.com