Starbucks has different drink sizes; Tall, Grande, Venti, and Trenta. What is a Grande at Starbucks? Read on to find out more.
Like other coffee shops, Starbucks has different drink sizes. Whenever I buy a drink from the store, I prefer one in a Grande. A Grande at Starbucks is the medium cup size option that carries 16 ounces of a drink. Some drinks available in the Grande cup size are Caffe Mocha, Peppermint Mocha, Caffe Latte, Nitro Cold Brew, and Iced Caramel Macchiato. You may wonder whether your favourite Starbucks drink, which has not been mentioned, is available in a Grande. In the write-up below, we look at ten Starbucks hot and cold drinks, which you can order in a Grande cup and more details.
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What are Starbucks Grande Drinks?
If you are a regular at Starbucks, you may be familiar with some of the drinks you can order in Grande size. They are available in hot and cold. Apart from size Grande, the other sizes are; Tall, Venti, and Trenta. The enormous size is a Trenta, while Tall is the smallest.
Starbucks hot drinks in Grande are Caffe Mocha, Peppermint Mocha, Caffe Latte, Caramel Macchiato, Cinnamon Dolce Latte, Hot Chocolate, Cappuccino, Caffe Americano, Chai Tea Latte, White Chocolate Mocha, and Vanilla Sweet Cream Cold Brew.
Some Starbucks cold drinks ordered in a Grande cup are Iced Starbucks Blonde Caffe Americano, Dragon Drink, Iced Chocolate Almond Milk Shaken Espresso, Iced White Chocolate Mocha, Cold Brew, Pink Drink, Iced Starbucks Blonde Vanilla Latte, Nitro Cold Brew, and Iced Caramel Macchiato.
Below is a list of ten hot and ten cold drinks you can order in a Grande cup.
Ten hot Starbucks drinks that you can order in a Grande cup
Starbucks Caffe mocha is my favourite coffee from the company. There is no secret why many people have a liking for this drink. It has a rich classic caffeine taste. You can refer to it as the adult hot chocolate version but with more caffeine.
The company makes the drink by combining mocha sauce and brewed espresso, a mix of sweet chocolate and Starbucks’ signature espresso. Other ingredients are milk and whipped cream topped with chocolate shavings. The milk makes the drink creamy and smooth.
A Grande Caffe Mocha has 370 calories, 15g of fat, 175mg of caffeine, and 35g of sugar. You can order this classic drink at any Starbucks store. If you wish to have any additions, you can add sweeteners such as vanilla syrup.
Starbucks Peppermint Mocha has been a hit since its introduction to the menu in 2002. The company introduced it as a holiday drink, but it is now on the menu all year round. What stands out in the drink is the key ingredient, peppermint syrup.
The other ingredients are mocha sauce, whipped cream, milk, brewed espresso, and dark chocolate curls. Steamed milk is mixed with signature brewed espresso and a splash of peppermint syrup, with the final touch of whipped cream with chocolate curls.
A Grande peppermint mocha has 16g of fat, 54g of sugar, 13g of protein, and 440 calories. You can get peppermint mocha across different Starbucks stores, where you can order iced, hot, or frappuccino.
Starbucks Caffe Latte is a perfect coffee choice on days when you wish to get a well-balanced drink; nothing bitter nor too sweet. The baristas combine milk with espresso to strike that perfect balance. It should be your go-to drink if you like milk in your coffee.
Caffe Latte ingredients are only two; brewed espresso and milk. You can customize your drink to fit your liking. You can have additions of sweeteners such as vanilla syrup, toffee nut syrup, hazelnut syrup, caramel syrups, or for a unique taste, select peppermint syrup.
Starbucks Grande Caffe Latte has 7g of fat, 150mg of caffeine, 13g of proteins, 18g of sugar, and 190 calories. It contains a considerable amount of calories, unlike other coffee varieties of the same size. You can order at any Starbucks store or app and request any additions.
Starbucks’ caramel macchiato taste resembles a vanilla latte; however, caramel macchiato is more delicious. Starbucks combines milk with espresso like a latte, but the barista uses more milk for this drink.
The ingredients are vanilla syrup, brewed espresso, caramel sauce, and milk. The combination of brewed espresso, milk, and caramel sauce gives you a unique, buttery delicious drink. The sweetened vanilla syrup never misses, with a caramel drizzle finish making it all the sweeter.
A Grande Starbucks Caramel Macchiato has 7g of fat, 10g of proteins, 33g of sugar, 150 mg of caffeine, and 250 calories. You can reduce the number of calories by customizing the type of milk or using sugar-free syrup. You can order Caramel Macchiato at any store globally.
Cinnamon Dolce Latte
Starbucks Cinnamon Dolce Latte should be your top pick if you like lattes. The drink has a spicy yet sweet taste from cinnamon, which is a perfect choice for a cold chilly morning or late night. The sweetened whipped at the top with cinnamon dolce topping is a perfect combination.
There are unique ingredients Starbucks uses to make this delicious drink; cinnamon dolce topping and cinnamon dolce syrup which give the drink a distinctive taste. Other ingredients are brewed espresso, whipped cream, and milk.
Starbucks Grande Dolce Latte has 150mg of caffeine, 14g of fat, 12g of protein, 40g of sugar, and 340 calories. The drink has a lot of sugar in cinnamon dolce syrup, topping, and whipped cream. You can order it at any store.
It is The perfect hot drink to beat that cold in the morning and the best choice on those lazy evenings. If it’s your first time trying Starbucks hot chocolate, you may be hooked on going for more. Starbucks uses three simple ingredients to create this drink; mocha sauce, whipped cream, and milk. The whipped cream contains vanilla syrup which gives it a sweet finish.
There are 370 calories, 16g of fat, 25mg of caffeine, 14g of protein, and 37g of sugar in a Starbucks Grande Hot Chocolate. You may prefer this drink over coffee, especially since it has less caffeine. Starbucks Hot Chocolate is available across all stores; you can choose to customize it to fit your preference.
A perfect classic drink that never goes out of style. You may be caught in between differentiating a cappuccino from a latte. However, cappuccinos are creamier with a thick layer of milk foam. It fulfils milk lovers who wish to enjoy a creamy coffee. Starbucks cappuccino has two ingredients; brewed espresso and milk.
There are 12g of sugar, 140 calories, 5g of fat, 150mg of caffeine, and 9g of protein. There is a good balance between sugar and bitter coffee taste. You can customize your drink to have less milk or add sweeteners. It is available on menus across the global Starbucks stores.
It is the perfect description of American coffee. It has the rich bitter taste of coffee that many coffee drinkers crave in a drink. Despite not having any milk, it still gives a creamy taste.
There is not much that goes into making this drink. Starbucks uses only two ingredients; brewed espresso and water. Starbucks’ signature brewed espresso defines the taste of this drink. You can choose to make customizations to the drink, like adding creamers, sweeteners, and topping.
Caffe Americano is a good option if you are on a keto diet or want to drink a dairy-free coffee. Starbucks Grande Caffe Americano has 0g of fat, 0g of protein, 15 calories, and 225mg of caffeine. You can order it in the Starbucks store globally.
Chai Tea Latte
Starbucks Chai Tea Latte is an old-school hot drink that never disappoints. Coffee slowly replaced tea, but there is no competition regarding Chai Tea Latte. Perfect for a tea date on an afternoon. If you are tired of coffee, you can go for this drink to try something different.
Starbucks Chai Latte ingredients are Chai Tea concentrate, water, and milk. The Chai Tea Concentrate has a variety of ingredients, mainly spices, that give the tea a different twist. A Grande of Starbucks Chai Tea Latte has 190 calories, 70mg of caffeine, 3.5g of fat, and 32g of sugar. It is available in different Starbucks stores. You can add sweeteners to the tea to give it a more sophisticated taste.
White Chocolate Mocha
Starbucks’ white chocolate mocha is a favourite of many Starbucks customers. The company blends coffee and chocolate to bring out an undeniably sweet coffee you can order at any Starbucks store. Whipped cream, white chocolate mocha sauce, brewed espresso, and milk create this delightful drink
and the white chocolate sauce levels down the strong bitter taste of coffee. White chocolate offers a sweeter taste compared to dark chocolate. However, this drink may not be the best choice for weight watchers, non-dairy drinkers, and those on a keto diet. A Grande of White Chocolate Mocha has 150mg of caffeine, 18g of fat, 15g of protein, 53g of sugar, and 430 calories.
Ten cold Starbucks drinks that you can order in a Grande cup
Vanilla Sweet Cream Cold Brew
Starbucks Vanilla Sweet Cream Cold Brew is a smooth, sweet version of the company’s cold brew drink. If you wish to get a creamier cold brew version, this here should be your go-to option. There is nothing not to like about it; you can enjoy it at any given time of the year and day.
The drink is a creation of sweet vanilla cream mixed with brewed coffee, an addition of vanilla syrup served over ice. Starbucks incorporates a unique process of infusing vanilla syrup in slow-steeping Cold brew coffee and topping the drink with sweet vanilla cream made in-store.
There are 185mg of caffeine, 5g of fat, 14g of sugar, 1g of protein, and 110 calories in a Grande Starbucks Vanilla Sweet Cream Cold Brew. The caffeine content in this drink is a good dose of energy that will keep you alert throughout the day. It is on the drinks menu list, which you can order at any Starbucks store.
Iced Starbucks Blonde Caffe Americano
Starbucks Iced Starbucks Blonde Caffe Americano is not shy of delivering a rich, strong roast coffee taste while sweet and creamy. You can describe it as a slight dilution of brewed espresso. One cup of this drink will get you up as you run your day’s errands.
There are only three ingredients to create this drink; brewed espresso, water, and ice. Starbucks baristas top their signature brewed espresso with water, forming a thin layer of cream served over ice. The signature espresso can be passed as caramel since it is sweet.
A Grande Iced Starbucks Blonde Caffe Americano contains 255mg of caffeine, 1g of protein, 0g of sugar, 0g of fat, and 15 calories. The drink contains a lot of caffeine but no sugar or fats, resulting in low calories. Starbucks has listed the drink on its menu, which you can order only in tall, grande, and venti cup sizes.
Starbucks dragon fruit is a perfect tropical-inspired drink and a good summer drink option. It contains natural fruit pieces mixed in fresh fruit juice and given a coconut milk twist to deliver a flavorful drink.
Starbucks Dragon drink ingredients are coconut milk, ice, mango dragon fruit refresher base, and freeze-dried dragonfruit pieces. Coconut milk combines with a fruit refresher base to make a smooth, quench thirsting drink.
A Grande Starbucks Dragon drink contains 3g of fat, 45mg of caffeine, 1g of protein, 23g of sugar, and 130 calories. You can order this drink in any Starbucks store and make any customizations that fit your liking.
Iced Chocolate Almond Milk Shaken Espresso
Starbucks Iced Chocolate Almond Milk Shaken Espresso is an exciting drink. A combination of almond milk and cocoa creates an unforgettable taste. It is an excellent option to enjoy a slightly caffeinated drink. Unlike most iced coffee drinks, this drink contains less amount of calories.
The drink’s ingredients are chocolate malt powder, almond milk, brewed espresso, and ice. A mix of the company’s signature brewed espresso with almond milk, the addition of malt chocolate creates a distinct taste poured over ice.
You can get this drink in most Starbucks locations. A Grande Iced Chocolate Almond Milk Shaken Espresso has 225mg of caffeine, 3g of sugar, 16g of sugar, and 110 calories. If you are not a fan of caffeinated drinks, be cautious of this drink since it has a lot of caffeine.
Iced White Chocolate Mocha
Like the hot variety, Iced White Chocolate Mocha is a sweet Starbucks coffee option. It contains white chocolate, which is not sickly sweet, like Caffe mocha. You can order at any Starbucks store worldwide if you want this drink.
Starbucks achieves this drink by mixing brewed espresso, milk, and white chocolate mocha sauce served over ice and topped with whipped cream. It has fewer calories than when served hot; a Grande Iced White Chocolate Mocha contains 150mg of caffeine, 20g of fat, 48g of sugar, and 420 calories.
One of Starbucks’ best creations for iced coffee is Cold Brew coffee. It is a very smooth and less acidic drink. The baristas pay a lot of attention and use skills to create this drink. If you choose to add a splash of heavy cream, you are sure to have a delightful coffee.
A few ingredients create this drink; brewed coffee, a splash of heavy cream, and ice. The company incorporates a unique formula where it uses its coffee beans; for 20 hours, they are slow-steeped in cool water without exposure to any heat.
A Grande of Starbucks cold brew contains 205mg of caffeine, 0g of fat, 0g of sugar, 0g of protein, and five calories. The cold brew coffee has a lot of caffeine from brewed coffee beans, giving the drink a strong coffee taste. It is available on all Starbucks menus worldwide.
Starbucks pink drink is a refresher-based beverage. It is one of the most appealing Starbucks drinks; the red strawberries and white coconut milk combine to create an Instagram-worthy drink. It is a perfect choice for a hot afternoon or all through summer—a good choice for children and adults.
The barista makes the drink by mixing coconut milk and strawberry acai base. Other ingredients are freeze-dried strawberries and ice; these few ingredients give you a perfect quench thirsting refresher. There are 2.5g of fat, 45mg of caffeine, 25g of sugar, and 140 calories. You can get this summer drink at any Starbucks store at any time of the year.
Iced Starbucks Blonde Vanilla Latte
Starbucks Iced Blonde Vanilla Latte is a cut above other coffee drinks resulting from the drink’s blonde espresso. Starbucks blonde espresso is sweeter, unlike its bitter signature espresso. It is roasted perfectly, and when mixed with milk, it delivers.
The drink combines milk and blonde espresso, poured over ice cubes and sweetened with vanilla syrup. There are 170mg of caffeine, 4g of fat, 28g of sugar, and 190 calories in a Grande Iced Starbucks Blonde Vanilla Latte. You can get this sweet drink in any Starbucks store.
Nitro Cold Brew
Starbucks has different kinds of drinks; one of the special ones is Nitro Cold Brew. It is a natural classical drink that does not need a creamer since it is formulated through an infusion of nitrogen to the signature cold brew as it flows. This step creates a buttery texture.
A Grande Starbucks Nitro Cold Brew has 280mg of caffeine, five calories, 0g of fat, 0g of sugar, and 0g of protein. The drink contains very few calories, almost none of which can be an excellent go-to drink for weight watchers. However, the caffeine content is something to be cautious about.
The drink is listed on Starbucks menus in-store and their app. Therefore, you can order at any store and opt to make customizations by adding sugar and other sweeteners.
Iced Caramel Macchiato
Starbucks’ Iced Caramel Macchiato is perfectly layered and a good option as a pick-me-up drink any day. It is one of the sweetest drink options by Starbucks. If you have a sweet tooth, this here should be your daily dose of sweetness.
The drink is a creation of a mixture of milk, caramel sauce drizzle with brewed espresso, and an addition of sweet vanilla syrup; poured over ice. You can get this drink at any Starbucks store worldwide.
There are 150mg of caffeine, 7g of fat, 34g of sugar, and 250 calories in a Grande Iced Caramel Macchiato. It contains a moderate amount of calories than expected. You can customize the drink to achieve a less sugary macchiato by having sugar-free syrup and choosing a different type of milk.
Are Grande drinks sweeter?
No, Grande drinks contain the same ingredients as in other cup sizes. The only difference is the number of ingredients in the cup sizes. A Grande will have more than a Tall size, but the level of sweetness is the same.
Can you order a pink drink in Grande?
All refreshers are available in a Grande size. You can order a pink drink in Tall, Grande, Venti, and Trenta. Starbucks pink drink in Grande contains 2.5g of fat, 45mg of caffeine, 25g of sugar, and 140 calories.
Can I order iced drinks in a Grande?
Yes, you can order different iced drinks in a Grande. Starbucks iced drinks you can order in Grande are Iced Caramel Macchiato, Iced Starbucks Blonde Caffe Americano, Iced Chocolate Almond Milk Shaken Espresso, Cold Brew, Pink Drink, Iced Starbucks Blonde Vanilla Latte, Iced White Chocolate Mocha Nitro Cold Brew, and Dragon Drink.
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