Who wouldn’t love a caffeine fix from a fruit-infused energy drink with hints of chocolate flavor? Stick around as we ‘unpack’ the Dutch dinosaur egg.
I prefer getting my caffeine fix from an energy drink over coffee since I am not a huge fan of the taste of coffee. If you are like me, the dinosaur egg came to our rescue. I have become a fan of this drink since I discovered it. Its complex fruity flavor with hints of chocolate makes me return for it. My love for this drink pushed me to learn how to make it at home. Stick around for our simple recipe and much more.
A brief history of the drink
Dutch bros introduced the exclusive rebel energy drink to its menu in 2012. Since then, this drink has been modified with several flavors added to it to provide several variations of the rebel energy drink. A popular variation of this energy drink is the dinosaur egg, a blend of strawberry syrup, blue raspberry syrup, white chocolate sauce, and almond drizzles.
Is Dutch Bros dinosaur egg still available at Dutch Bros?
Yes, dinosaur egg is still available at Dutch bros under the rebel energy drink category. To order this drink, search for the Dutch bros’ energy drink, tap on more flavors and you will see the dinosaur egg pop up alongside other flavors, click on it and order. When ordering in-store, inform your barista how you want your drink prepared.
Dutch bros dinosaur egg (ingredients, taste, variations, sizes, caffeine, calories)
What’s in a Dutch bros dinosaur egg – (Ingredients?)
According to Dutch Bros’ official website, its dinosaur egg is simply the rebel energy drink customized by adding strawberry syrup, blue raspberry syrup, and white chocolate sauce to it and topped with almond drizzles.
- Blue raspberry syrup – this syrup gives this drink a fruity, raspberry flavor.
- Strawberry syrup – the strawberry syrup enhances the general flavor of this drink, making it sweet.
- Chocolate sauce – the chocolate sauce is the main plot twist of this drink as it twists its flavor and taste completely, yet blends in the fruity taste so well.
- Almond drizzles – almonds are used to garnish this drink and enhance the general taste of the dinosaur egg.
- Rebel energy drink – Dutch bros use the blue rebel energy drink as a base drink of all its energy drink variations.
Dutch bros dinosaur egg: sizes, nutrition, caffeine & Calories
What sizes are available?
The Dutch bros’ dinosaur energy drink is available in three sizes; small, medium, and large. A small serving of this drink uses an 8-ounce can; a medium is 12 ounces, while a large is 16 ounces. The caffeine and calorie content in this drink vary from size to size. Therefore, if you have never had this drink before, I’d recommend you start your journey with it by ordering a small size.
Like most variations of the rebel energy drink available at Dutch bros, the dinosaur egg is also quite unhealthy. It has high calories and sugars and might not be the best drink for someone mindful of their health and what they consume.
|Nutritional Value (Medium serving)||Daily Value|
|Total fat 0 grams
Saturated fat 0 grams
|Total carbohydrates 84 grams
Sugars 80 grams
|Sodium 140 mg||6%|
|Cholesterol 0 mg||0%|
|Protein 2 grams|
Dutch bros does not avail the nutritional information of its drinks. However, this drink is approximated to have 880 mg of caffeine for a small serving. This is enough to keep you awake the whole day.
So, what does Dutch bros dinosaur egg taste like?
The taste profile of this drink is a blend of fruity flavors and chocolate hints. When having this drink, you will feel rich notes of raspberry and strawberry that balance out so perfectly. The chocolate sauce takes the flavor of this drink to a whole new level. Generally, this drink is sweet, and with a flavor I love to describe as complex depending on how it is prepared. If you order the blended version of this drink, you will struggle to identify its taste.
Ways to customize Dutch bros dinosaur egg – Dutch bros dinosaur egg sizes, variations
There are several ways to customize this drink; you can add espresso shots if you love a highly-caffeinated drink. Additionally, you can ask your barista to increase the strawberry syrup pumps used in your drink if you love it with a rich strawberry taste. You can also ditch the almond drizzles toppings and go for your preferred toppings.
How to make Dutch bros dinosaur egg at home – Dutch bros dinosaur egg copycat recipe
Dutch bros dinosaur egg copycat recipe
- Energy drink
- Strawberry syrup
- Chocolate sauce
- Blue raspberry syrup
- Making this drink is relatively straightforward; just put the energy drink into a glass and add the syrups and the chocolate sauce.
- Stir till the drink achieves a smooth consistency.
- Garnish it with chocolate sauce or toppings of your preference and serve.
- To have this drink cold, serve it in a glass over ice.
- You can also decide to have this drink dirty and add espresso shots to it to increase its caffeine content.
Can I drink a dinosaur egg from Dutch bros while pregnant?
No, you should avoid energy drinks while pregnant, including the Dutch bros’ dinosaur egg.
How much is a Dutch bros large dinosaur egg?
A large serving size of the dinosaur egg drink offered at Dutch bros will cost you $5.
Is dinosaur egg from Dutch bros caffeinated?
Yes, all energy drink variations at the coffee house are caffeinated.
Is the Dutch bros’ dinosaur egg good?
Yes, if you want your energy drink with hints of chocolate flavor, you will love this drink.
Will dinosaur egg from Dutch bros keep me awake?
Yes, however, this will depend on the size you order. A larger size of this drink has enough caffeine to keep you alert and awake all day.
Kai Jordan worked as a Certified Nutrition Specialist and now a food critic whose main objective is to provide consumers with as much information as they need to make the right choices concerning foods and drinks. Jordan is passionate about helping the public reach their health-related goals but also keen on reviewing foods and drinks offered by some of the famous restaurants the likes of Starbucks.
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