19 Best Coffee Subscription Boxes of 2019


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Best Coffee Subscriptions

Coffee subscriptions make it easy and affordable to enjoy high-quality blends from well-regarded purveyors. No grocery store stress or specialty store anxiety—just delicious, convenient coffee delivered to your door. This list features our hands-down favorite coffee subscription services, including programs to suit both new and experienced palates. Want more? See our full list of available coffee subscription boxes here!

1. Trade Coffee

Trade Coffee

Price: Starting at $15 per week. Get “The Classics” for $25/shipment (two 12 oz bags per shipment, $12.50 per bag) or “The Hookup” for more adventurous varieties priced at $15-$22 for one 12 oz bag per shipment. Sign up here!

About the box: Trade Coffee matches you with small batch coffees from unique roasters around the country, based on a short quiz and how you rate each shipment. Beans are shipped directly to you from the roaster soon after roasting, so you always get the freshest cup no matter which brand of coffee you end up with. Rate your coffees to get new recommendations from Trade and let them find the perfect cup for you, or hand pick your own selection from available varieties each week. 

Flavor profiles: Trade Coffee specializes in third wave and specialty coffees, offering 400+ varieties including everything from light roast to dark roast, in single origin bags, blends, and decaf.

Read our Trade Coffee review to learn more. Ships free to the US only.

2. MistoBox

Price: Plans start at $14.95 per month plus shipping. Sign up here!

About the box: MistoBox makes it easy to sample the best coffees from purveyors around the country. Each box includes a 12 oz. bag of coffee picked to match your taste preferences and shipped at a frequency that’s convenient for you. When you sign up, you’ll be matched with a “coffee curator”—think of them as the coffee equivalent of a personal stylist. Your curator will use your preferences to pick the right coffees for you, and they’re always available for questions and feedback!

Flavor profiles: Choose from options including single origin, espresso, blends, and decaf. MistoBox works with 50+ purveyors, including Verve, Intelligentsia, Crema, Ruby, Onyx, and Olympia.

Check out our MistoBox reviews to learn more. Ships to US. 

3. Atlas Coffee Club

Price: Plans start at $9. Sign up here!

About the box: Atlas Coffee Club sends you a signature coffee from a new country each month, including destinations such as Ethiopia, Brazil, Peru, Indonesia, and more. Their single-origin coffees come in whole bean and ground options, and each variety comes with a postcard of information and master brewing tips. Choose the amount of coffee and delivery schedule that best fits your needs and budget, and start exploring!

Flavor profiles: These freshly roasted coffees range from light to dark roasts. When you sign up, you’ll be able to choose whether you prefer “light to medium” roasts, “medium to dark” roasts, or a variety.

Check out our Atlas Coffee Club reviews to learn more. Ships to US for $4.95 and Canada (add $6).

4. Bean Box

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Price: Plans start at $16.50 per month. Sign up here!

About the box: Bean Box is a Seattle based coffee-subscription company on a mission to share the best of Seattle’s delicious roasts with coffee lovers  around the world. They work with small-batch, independent roasters, so you can be sure you’re getting thoughtful, high-quality blends in every box.

Flavor profiles: Choose from light, medium, dark, and decaf roasts. Bean Box has an amazing variety of coffees (over 712 in total), so they’re prepped to appeal to a wide variety of tastes.

Check out our Bean Box reviews for more! Ships free to the US only.

5. Driftaway Coffee

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Price: Subscriptions start at $10.29 per shipment. Sign up here!

About the box: Your Driftaway Coffee subscription experience begins with a tasting kit that includes 4 types of coffee. Driftaway uses your feedback on those flavors to match you with whole-bean coffees that they send your way according to your preferred schedule. You can also choose the size of bags you want, depending on your needs—choose to have 11 or 16 oz. bags sent weekly, every two weeks, or every month.

Flavor profiles: A full range of options from light to dark roasts. The sampler includes 4 flavors to gauge: fruity (lighter roasts from Africa), classic (standard brew), balanced (medium roast, medium acidity), and bold (in-house dark roast).

Fun fact: With every purchase, Driftaway donates to World Coffee Research (WCR), which supports the lives and work of coffee farmers around the world.

Read our Driftaway Coffee reviews to learn more. Ships free to US. Subscriptions cost more for international customers, but that cost includes shipping.

6. Copper Cow Coffee Club

Copper Cow Coffee Club

Price: $37 for the Classic Subscription (20 coffees + 20 creamers + flavor samples); other options range from $30 to $42. Sign up here!

About the box: Looking for something a little different? Copper Cow Coffee is unique for being the only complete Vietnamese coffee subscription. Each  Classic Subscription box comes packed with 20 single-serving pour over coffees, so you don’t need any special brewing equipment. Complete your brews with single-serving condensed milk creamers, so you can serve up authentic Vietnamese style coffee anytime. The Classic Subscription also includes 2 pour over samples of a rotating cast of seasonal flavors, so you can shake it up a bit. Other subscription options include more variety coffees, black coffees, and dairy-free coconut milk options.

Flavor profiles: The Classic blend complete with condensed milk is bold, sweet, and creamy. They also offer unique flavors like Lavender, Rose, and Mint Lattes.

 

7. Sudden Coffee

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Price: Plans start at $16.00 per month. Sign up here!

About the box: Sudden Coffee delivers single-origin coffee that you can take with you on the go. The company roasts their beans (light and medium roasts) in small batches, then uses a unique dry-freezing process to “lock in” the aroma. No flavor-free instant coffee here! Each serving comes individually measured and pre-packed, and all you have to do is add water or milk to make a delicious cup of joe. Choose from an 8-cup pack (which you can also try as a one-time purchase), a 24-cup pouch, or a 48-cup pack, and set your subscription frequency for a pace that fits your needs.

Flavor profiles: Light and medium roasts from Equator and the famed Intelligentsia Coffee. These blends may be ready in moments, but they’re a big step above your average instant coffee!

Check out our Sudden Coffee reviews to learn more. Ships to US only.

8. Hawaii Coffee Box

Hawaii Coffee Tour February 2018 review

Price: $34.99 per month or save with longer subscriptions. Sign up here!

About the subscription: Hawaii Coffee Box specializes in coffees from the Hawaiian islands. They work with local farms and roasters around the islands, meaning each whole-bean variety you receive is as authentic as it gets. Sometimes, you’ll even get an additional surprise (like a coffee-related sweet treat) in your shipment!

Flavor profile: Fresh-roasted, whole bean coffees ranging from light to dark roasts.

Read our Hawaii Coffee Box reviews to learn more. Ships to US and worldwide.

9. Latigo Coffee Subscription

Half (6oz) Subscription - Ships Every Two Weeks

Price: Plans start at $14. Sign up here!

About the box: Latigo Coffee subscriptions let you try a world of outstanding coffees. Their coffee pros source, roast, and ship unique, single-origin coffee every two weeks. Select the right amount of beans to suit your coffee intake, choose between: the half subscription (6oz, approx 7-10 cups), single subscription (12oz, approx 15-20 cups), or double subscription (24oz, approx 30-40 cups).

Flavor profiles: Focus on washed, single-origin whole bean coffees from Central/South America and Africa.

Ships anywhere in the US for free.

10. Onyx Coffee Lab Subscription

Price: Plans start at $17. Sign up here!

About the box: As easy to gift as it is to order for yourself, the Onyx Coffee Lab subscription lets you choose how often to ship (weekly, bi-monthly, or monthly) how much you want (12 oz. or 5lbs). And of course, you’ll get to select what coffee you’d like to receive, choose between: cold brew, decaf Columbia San Jose, Geometry Blend, Monarch Espresso, Roasters Choice (a different single-origin coffee with each delivery), and Southern Weather Blend. Onyx also makes it easy to skip a delivery or swap your plan for a different one.

Flavor profiles: Choose to receive a different single-origin coffee with each delivery or get exactly what you want with cold brew beans, decaf Columbian beans, espresso beans, or your choice of blends. Customize your shipment by how many bags and what size bags you’d like to receive and how often. 

Ships anywhere in the US for free.

11. ReAnimator Coffee Roasters Subscription

Price: Plans start at $20. Sign up here!

About the box: Based in Philadelphia, ReAnimator Coffee Roasters believe that coffee is not simply a utility, but a noble beverage. Subscribe and choose to receive single origin beans, blends, or decaf single origin.

Flavor profiles: Well balanced, sugary, and clean single-origin, balanced, thoughtful, and seasonal blends, and single origin decaf.

Ships anywhere in the US for free.

12. Blue Bottle Coffee

Price: Plans start at $15. Sign up here!

About the box: Blue Bottle Coffee is a chic Oakland-based coffee company that serves high quality coffee blends. Blue Bottle’s subscription connects you with their best roasts of sustainable, seasonal coffees. They’ll ship their beans within 48 hours of roasting, so that they arrive fresh, flavorful, and ready to grind.

Flavor profiles: When you subscribe, you’ll choose between single-origin coffees, blends, or espressos. The whole-bean coffees range in flavor, from fruitier varieties to rich, chocolatey tastes.

Ships to Australia, Canada, Germany, France, Italy, Japan, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, and the United States.

13. Nomad Coffee Club

Price: Plans start at $19.00 per month. Sign up here!

About the box: Nomad Coffee Club sends subscribers 100% organic, fair-trade coffee sourced from countries like Guatemala, Costa Rica, Ethiopia, and Brazil. The brand makes a serious commitment to sustainability—the coffees come from small farms, the company is part of the Rainforest Alliance, and purchases support getting proper wages to coffee farmers around the world! Bags are roasted to order for optimal freshness.

Flavor profiles: Each month, you’ll receive a different single-origin, blend, or espresso coffee.

Check out our Nomad Coffee Club reviews to learn more. Free shipping to the United States.

14. Angels’ Cup

Price: Plans start at $10.99 per month. Sign up here!

About the boxAngel’s Cup is all about tasting flights, similar to what you’d expect with spirits or wines. It’s a great way to try different coffees without having to buy a larger bag. They rotate their unique coffees every 4 weeks, so you can expect lots of variety. If you happen to enjoy a particular batch, you can order more directly from the roaster.

Flavor profiles: This subscription focuses on the third-wave coffee experience—complex, 100% arabica coffees, some of which are single-origin, but all of which are delicious. When signing up, you can choose light, medium, or dark roasts to match your preferences.

Check out our Angel’s Cup reviews to learn more. Free shipping to the US. $6 to Canada.

15. Single Cup Club

Price: Plans start at $8.99 per month. Sign up here!


About the box: This subscription box is made for your Keurig! Each box comes with new artisan coffee pods to discover. Enjoy them at home or up your office coffee game each tasty monthly assortment. 

Flavor profile: The pods range from light roasts to dark, and even include special flavors.

Check out our Single Cup Club reviews to learn more. Ships to US only.

16. Match Made Coffee

Price: Plans start at $19.95 per month. Sign up here!

About the box: This coffee subscription pairs a flight of international brews with snacks and treats to complement the flavors. There’s also a pairing guide explaining the picks. It’s the perfect treat for a coffee lover!

Flavor profiles: The flavors are random rather than personalized, and range from light to dark.

Check out our Match Made Coffee reviews to learn more. Free shipping to the US.

 

17. Turntable Kitchen Coffee & Vinyl Pairings Box

Price: Plans start at $25/month plus shipping. Ships worldwide!

About the box: For a truly unique take on a coffee subscription, Turntable Kitchen pairs an exclusive colorway of a 7″ vinyl single with a 12 oz bag of fresh-roasted beans. Perfect for exploring new coffees and expanding your musical horizons, and a truly unique gift for music lovers. (They also include a digital mixtape with each delivery, so you can enjoy some new tunes with your coffee even if you take it to-go.)

Flavor profiles: Turntable Kitchen advertises beans from a rotating selection of “artisan, heirloom coffee”

Check out our Turntable Kitchen Cofee & Vinyl review to learn more.

 

18. Heartwood Coffee Club

Price: Plans start at $15.00 per month. Sign up here!

About the box: Not only does this subscription connect you with delicious new coffees to try—it’s also one of the few subscriptions that offers a weekly shipping frequency, so that heavy coffee drinkers (or folks who love keeping lots of flavor options on hand) will never find themselves without new coffees to love.

Flavor profile: Fresh roasted 100% arabica coffee shipped to subscribers right after roasting to ensure freshness. The roasts range from light to dark, and they offer decaf, as well!

Check out our Heartwood Coffee Club reviews to learn more. Ships to US and Canada.

19. Coffee & a Classic

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Price: Plans start at $29.99. Sign up here!

About the box: Along with “something to sip on” (tea, cocoa, or of course, coffee), this subscription also includes a book (in a category of your choice), small gifts, and even self-care items. It’s a great pick if you’re eager for a pampering experience rather than a simple cup of coffee!

Flavor profile: Discerning coffee drinkers might want something more sophisticated, but the simple coffees, teas, and cocoas in this box are a great match for folks who like coffee as a simple treat rather than an artisanal experience.

Check out our Coffee & a Classic reviews to learn more. Ships to US only.

See all of the coffee subscriptions available in our directory!

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Written by Anna Reilly

Anna Reilly

Anna loves collecting little treasures, be they pop-culture finds, handmade mementos, or new potions to put in her makeup bag. Beauty boxes got her interested in the subscription world, but now she’s swooning for all things kawaii!

7 Comments

  1. I’m trying to sign up for bean box but it seems like the free box deal is no longer working.

  2. Skip Sudden Coffee unless you want to wait to gift this subscription, Their site is basically unless since everything available to purchase will not sip for 60 days or more or you can’t even order it.

  3. Where’s Latigo? It’s my favorite coffee sub! Mark the owner is amazing.

  4. Angel’s Cup is our favorite. Whole bean, dark roast options and we have been introduced to do many amazing coffee brews.

    • Just signed up 🙂

  5. There are 15 coffee subscription boxes?

    • Whether if you’re a coffee addict or someone looking for some new beans and grounds to explore, you’ll find the perfect monthly coffee subscription box in this listing.

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