They may not have the same cache as a beautiful piece of jewellery. The utilitarian practicality of a gift voucher. Nor even the safety of a bottle of booze. But a milk frother makes a great Christmas present. For coffee and hot chocolate lovers a milk frother is the gift that just keeps on giving. And it’s just as special if you’re buying it for yourself.
There’s plenty of great devices out there but the trouble is you’re spoilt for choice. So, in the spirit of the season we’ll help you out. We’ve had a look at the best milk frothers for Christmas 2020.
We’ve picked out the best devices in a few different categories so hopefully there is something here for everyone and to suit all all budgets.
Best milk frothers for Christmas 2020
Most popular frother this Christmas
Miroco Stainless Steel Milk Steamer
It’s by far the biggest selling milk frother on Amazon this Christmas. And it’s very easy to see why. You really can make barista quality coffees with this device. And it’s all done with the push of a single button. There’s four different settings to make anything from a cappuccino to a flat white to a latte. Or a hot chocolate of course.
But what really makes the Miroco milk steamer stand out is the three different textures you can make. Chose from hot airy foam, hot dense foam or cold milk froth. The unique ergonomic design is another wonderful feature and the temperature controller and automatic switch off keeps everything safe.
It’s little surprise that the Miroco milk frother is the best selling device on Amazon this Christmas. And to be quite honest we could also have picked this device as the best value. For well under £50 you get a quite exceptional milk frother. You can read our full review here or you can click here to buy.
Best value milk frother
Zulay Kitchen handheld milk frother
This handheld frother is incredibly popular with over 30,000 positive ratings on Amazon. It’s not called the Milk Boss for nothing. Despite being a small unit it quickly whips up a serious froth. It’s extremely powerful. It’s perfect for lattes, cappuccinos, or hot chocolate. You can even use it for protein shakes – just right for that January keep fit campaign.
The frother is very well made and Zulay even guarantees it will never break. It really is exceptional value for money and at this price you can get one for yourself and another as a great gift for anyone you know who enjoys frothy coffee. Learn more about the Milk Boss
Best luxury milk frother
SMEG 500ml Milk Frother
If you’re looking to spoil yourself, or are searching for that extra special gift this wonderful milk frother from SMEG really fits the bill. SMEG brings that touch of indulgence and genuine Italian style to your kitchen. And you’ll be turning out luxurious Italian style frothy coffees in no time at all.
This device has the latest induction technology and the 500w motor produces 250ml of frothy milk. Enough for two lovely drinks. It has a fully backlit control panel with a range of automatic and manual settings.
With your milk frother you’ll receive two disc attachments which are used for frothing or warming milk. Each and every time you use the Smeg Milk Frother you’ll have a perfect cup of foamed milk.
This wonderfully indulgent device is the perfect Christmas gift and is available in cream, black, white or red versions. Learn more about the SMEG here.
Best hot chocolate maker
Hotel Chocolat Veletiser
This is the easiest to pick of the lot. If you love hot chocolate, or even have a passing indulgence for it, you need the Hotel Chocolat Velvetiser in your life. There’s nothing better for whipping up artisan style hot chocolate at home.
Yes, it’s expensive. But it’s fantastically well made and more importantly it produces the perfect festive drink. You can read our full review of the Veletiser here.
I’ve had mine for over a year now and I love it. Quick tip – you can make your pennies stretch further by buying the milky flasks and using syrups to add different flavours. For frothy, Christmassy hot chocolate you can’t beat the Veletiser. You can learn more about the Velvetiser here.
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