27 Starbucks Holiday Drinks
Holidays mean times to be shared with your friends and family, and one of the ways we love to spend time with our loved ones is round a hot drink at our favorite coffee shop. Starbucks always provides us with the tastiest drinks to celebrate holidays, so read on for our top Starbucks holiday drinks picks…
1Caramel Brulée Latte
Inspired by one of our all-time favorite desserts, the Caramel Brulée Latte is one sweet treat you just have to try! Espresso with caramel brulée sauce works wonderfully together. Our favorite part is the caramel brulée topping. This will beat any dessert!
The Eggnog Latte is perfect for the festive season – it is a mix of yummy eggnog and Starbucks’ renowned espresso, the taste is just lush! You will not get enough of this drink. It is topped with some frothy cream and nutmeg for an extra kick.
3Chestnut Praline Latte
This drink will remind you of a quiet and cozy night in with your family around a warm fire. Caramelized chestnuts will bring that sweetness you crave for, and spices will add a Christmas kick. A sprinkle of praline crumbs will bring the whole concoction together!
If you are looking for a yummy beverage to sip on over Halloween or the Christmas season, you will love this! The Gingerbread Latte is a tasty drink that will get your in the festive mood. Who knew espresso and gingerbread could go so well together? Nutmeg is sprinkled on the top for a last-minute kick.
We can’t get enough of peppermint, which is why we are so excited that Starbucks do a drink with this delicious ingredient. The addition of mocha sauce adds a delicate touch of sweetness and makes sure the peppermint does not over-face you. Dark chocolate curls finish off the drink so it is perfect for any sweet tooth.
6Fudge Hot Chocolate
This hot beverage will get your mouth watering and will spice up your average hot chocolate. Fudge makes the drink taste luxuriously smooth, and the white chocolate curls make it any choc-a-holic’s dream drink. It is also served in the traditional Starbucks red cup!
7Toffee Nut Latte
Toffee gives a velvety spin on your favorite coffee. Toasted nuts give off serious winter vibes, and make it a drink you just want to get cozy with. Imagine a fun coffee date with your girls around this tasty treat. Toffee nut sprinkles will give the drink a bit of crunchiness and finish off the drink beautifully!
8Holiday Spice Flat White
To get you in a Christmas-y mood, this beverage, with its spicy under taste and tones of espresso, is bound to get your mouth watering. The foam is infused with holiday spices to remind you of home. Now we can’t wait for December!
9Spiced Sweet Cream Cold Brew
A cold yet spicy drink to pick you up after a long day. It is refreshing, delicious and is the perfect combination of spicy and sweet. Sweet cream is added for those sugar cravings! Delicious!
10Apple Crumble Latte
This is one of our favorite Christmas drinks ever! Espresso and caramel apple don’t seem like the ideal combo on paper, but it totally works! The sweetness from the caramel and the bitter espresso work wonderfully to create a smooth, flawless drink. It is topped with crumble to remind you of your grandma’s fave dessert.
What is Christmas without Eggnog? Think of this as a more modern version of Eggnog – with a Frappuccino twist. It is difficult to resist, especially with whipped cream and nutmeg to top it all off!
12Peppermint Hot Chocolate
Starbucks throw a spin on your favorite cup of cocoa. Peppermint syrup adds that bitterness often missing from your hot choc, yet doesn’t distract from it. Throw some whipped cream and dark chocolate swirls, just in case you didn’t have enough chocolate and voilà!
13Pumpkin Spice Latte
The time will come around where this drink will be at the top of our list of priorities. This drink makes us look forward to fall all the more! The Pumpkin Spice Latte comes around just in time for Halloween, and tastes incredible. Pumpkin, cinnamon, nutmeg and clove are thrown into Starbucks’ signature espresso to give you this lush drink. Yum!
14Salted Caramel Mocha Frappuccino
Salted caramel, whatever it is in, is the dream for us! Toffee nut is added to the Frappuccino for a sweet but naughty drink. It is topped with whipped cream and drizzled with caramel sauce – just perfect!
15Christmas Cookie Latte
Another firm Christmas fave, who would have thought it was possible to have a latte that tasted like cookies? It is a comforting drink that will leave the tastebuds lingering for more. Shortbread cookie sauce is added into your latte for that homesick feeling. It is even topped with cookies – ideal for those naughty snackers!
16Honey And Almond Hot Chocolate
Honey and almond send your typical hot chocolate into another dimension. We didn’t think it was possible to improve an hot chocolate, but this recipe shows us there is always room for improvement! Mocha and almond syrup and mixed together for this beverage and topped with chocolate whipped cream and honey. *in love emoji*
17Dark Cherry Mocha
Take a walk on the wild side with Starbucks’ Dark Cherry Mocha. Bittersweet mocha sauce, and a tinge of sweetness from dark cherries make the drink absolutely delicious. It is topped with sweetened whipped cream to not over face you!
We love an orange mocha to get that festive cheer! Take Starbucks’ classic Caffe with a tangy chocolate orange flavor. Whipped cream and drizzled mocha sauce make this the tastiest treat for the Christmas holiday season.
Who knew that chile spices could work so well in our favorite coffee? If it takes you a few coffees to wake up, this could give you the kick you need in just one cup! Cocoa, cinnamon and vanilla, along with chile spices will make you feel alert and ready to face the day. This should definitely be the drink to start off your first day back at school or work.
20Iced White Mocha
If you want to make a change from your regular hot chocolate, another alternative is the iced white chocolate mocha. Sweet white chocolate sauce, alongside other Frappuccino ingredients make this a yummy treat for the summertime. It will be a delight for your tastebuds!
21Molten Chocolate Latte
This yummy drink will be available around Valentine’s Day, and for you singletons, this drink will certainly improve a tedious day for you. Melted chocolate chips, a mocha and espresso-infused whipped cream make this drink pretty dreamy! Who needs a date when you have this latte?
22Candy Cane Frappuccino
Another sign that Christmas is near is when this drink is available. It is a mix of a classic Vanilla Bean Frappuccino and peppermint syrup for that Candy Cane feel. It is topped with whipped cream for an extra touch of lush!
23Ferrero Rocher Frappuccino
This drink will satisfy those cravings for Ferrero Rochers. This tasty treat is a take on the Double Chocolate Chip Frappuccino, with mocha and hazelnut syrup thrown into the mix for that Ferrero Rocher feel. We can’t wait to have a sip on this!
So, this may not be actual apple cider, but this is a yummy take on it. It is also a reasonably healthy drink for Starbucks, as it has less sugar and calories than a lot of your favorites. Freshly made apple juice is steamed and chai syrup is added to make this smooth and delicious cider. Ask for extra chai if you want it spicier!
25Christmas In A Cup Latte
This is the most Christmas-y drink you can get in Starbucks. When you think of Christmas, you think of a warm mug of your favorite drink and spices lingering in the air. This drink has exactly that! It takes the Cinnamon Dolce Latte and throws in some white mocha and peppermint for a tingle of sweetness. You can have it topped with chocolate whipped cream too if you are a true sweet tooth!
26Teavana Joy Brewed Tea
Teavana know how to make a delicious tea! The lingering notes of jasmine will leave your tastebuds tingling. It is a floral and fruity drink you won’t be able to get enough of, but fear not! Teavana also do a box of tea so that you can make yourself a cup at home. No need to wait for the holiday season now!
27The Valentine Frappuccino
Last but not least, a yummy treat for Valentine’s Day. Treat yourself and your single girls to this beverage. If you loved multicolored drinks such as the recently released Unicorn drink, then you will love this one even more. The base layer is made of strawberries and cream with a dash of raspberry, then a mix of Vanilla Bean Frappuccino and Blackberry Frappuccino, making it one of the best fruity drinks Starbucks has to offer!