Do you know how to order sick tea on Starbucks app? Read on to find out!
I only recently discovered that there is more to Starbucks than coffee, merchandise, and food. The Starbucks Honey Citrus Mint Tea (Medicine Ball) is one of Starbucks’ most popular specialty drinks. While the name may conjure up images of gym equipment, this tea is said to help prevent sore throats, sniffles, and other symptoms associated with cold and flu season. As the weather grew cooler, I opted to fire my family doctor temporarily, visit Starbucks and put their sick tea to the test. It was a welcome respite from the chilly weather outside, and each sip felt like a warm embrace. I’d try it again if I got a cold. Here is my comprehensive report on what I unearthed.
How to Order Sick Tea on Starbucks App
When you’re sick, the last thing you want to do is queue at the supermarket for a Cold Buster. The real kicker is that you may use the Starbucks mobile app to place an order ahead of time on your phone. People in desperate need of a Medicine Ball may have difficulty ordering one through the Starbucks app because it isn’t available on the menu. This drink is made of peach-green tea steeped in steamed lemonade and hot water, plus 2-5 scoops of honey, based on the size.
Ordering a Medicine Ball is straightforward once you know the correct name, in-store or via the Starbucks mobile app. To order the Medicine Ball via the Starbucks app, search for the Honey Citrus Mint Tea, the official name, under Hot Teas in the Green Teas area. Select the Honey Citrus Mint Tea, then customize it with additional lemonade, honey, or a touch of peppermint flavor, and you’re ready to go.
How the Sick Tea on Starbucks Started
The Medicine Ball began as a client creation with modifications added to a foundation of herbal teas. It quickly gained traction on Instagram, was renamed The Honey Citrus Mint Tea, and added to the regular Starbucks menu. Fortunately, most Starbucks staff, on the other hand, are familiar with the original moniker and will know what drink you’re asking for if you ask for The Medicine Ball.
What’s in the Starbucks Sick Tea?
The Medicine Ball is calming and delicious. It is made with one bag each of Peach Tranquility herbal tea, Jade Citrus Mint green tea, and equal parts steaming lemonade, hot water, and 2-5 drops of honey, depending on the size. The Medicine Ball tea has a pleasant flavor. The peach as the dominant flavor disguises the green tea’s bitterness converting it into a nice aftertaste.
Can you order a Medicine Ball on the Starbucks app?
Yes, you can order a Medicine Ball on the Starbucks app.
What’s Medicine Ball called On the Starbucks App?
The official name for the Medicine Ball on the Starbucks app is Honey citrus mint tea, which most customers believe is a cold-fighting concoction. The Starbucks app now allows you to order medicine balls.
How to Order the Medicine Ball on the Starbucks App (Step-by-Step)
- Download the Starbucks app to your phone.
- Go to the list of available categories and look for the Hot Teas section.
- Scroll down to Green Teas, which may be found halfway down the page.
- You’ll see “Honey Citrus Mint Tea” as an official name under a black triangle icon and its price.
- Place the order.
What are the Ingredients used to make Starbucks Medicine Ball?
Because it contains vitamin C, honey, and essential fluids, the Medicine Ball is a popular drink choice for clients who feel under the weather. Here are the ingredients:
- Infusion of organic spearmint, organic green tea, organic lemongrass (green tea), and organic lemon verbena,
- Infusion of candied pineapple pieces, apple pieces, peach pieces, lemon verbena (peach tea), chamomile flowers, and rosehip peels.
How many Calories are in Medicine Ball?
The Honey Citrus Mint Tea is low in calories, as befitting a healthy beverage.16 fluid ounce serving contains only 130 calories. The following is a complete list of nutrient content based on a 16-ounce/grande-sized drink:
Total Carbohydrates: 32 g
Caffeine: 16 mg
Sodium: 10 mg
Total Fat: 0 g
Trans Fat: 0 g
Saturated Fat: 0 g
Sugars: 30 g
Dietary Fiber: 0 g
Cholesterol: 0 mg
Protein: 0 g
Even though a Medicine Ball has fewer calories than other Starbucks beverages, it may still contain too much sugar. Indeed, some nutritionists believe that the honey’s sugar content outweighs the advantages of peach and green teas.
If you wish to minimize the quantity of sugar in your drink, ask for half-sweet or specify the number of syrup pumps you desire.
Where can I get a recipe for a Starbucks Medicine Ball?
When you don’t feel well enough to go out and buy a Medicine Ball, you may make one at home using the Starbucks recipe. The internet is filled with Starbucks Medicine Ball imitation recipes that you can make at home. You only need a few items, which you most likely already have in your refrigerator or pantry. Starbucks also sells boxes of Peach Tranquility tea and Jade Citrus Mint, which you may use to replicate the recipe accurately.
Do Starbucks medicine balls work?
While it isn’t exactly what the doctor ordered, the Medicine Ball provides a few suggestions for fighting a cold, sinuses, particularly if you have a moderate sore throat. Fluids, vitamin C, and honey are among the key ingredients which make it successful.
Can you reheat Starbucks Medicine Ball?
Yes, you can reheat the Starbucks medicine ball. Remove the lid and reheat it in the microwave until it reaches your desired temperature.
Can you have Medicine Ball tea when pregnant?
You can drink the medicine ball when pregnant. The lemongrass and caffeine are in very small quantities in the tea and should not cause any harm.