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The Starbucks Breakfast Edition Oatmeal Latte is a secret menu meal that combines oatmeal, espresso, and your favorite toppings. I always thought that Starbucks secret menu was limited to drinks, so; I was pleasantly surprised when I learned I could also hack their food menu. I learned about the Breakfast Edition Oatmeal Latte from my daughter, and now, it is my usual go-to whenever I need a quick, filling snack.
Keep reading to learn everything about this breakfast option, including how to order it from the Starbucks app or prepare it at home.
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A brief history of the drink
The Starbucks Breakfast Edition Oatmeal Latte became popular in 2016. However, it is tough to pinpoint precisely who came up with this recipe, but we thank Starbucks for letting us in on this delicious secret.
Is Breakfast Edition Oatmeal Latte still available at Starbucks?
Yes. The Starbucks Breakfast Edition Oatmeal Latte is available in all Starbucks stores across the US because all the ingredients needed are always available in-store.
Starbucks Breakfast Edition Oatmeal Latte (Ingredients, taste, variations, sizes, caffeine, calories)
What’s in a Breakfast Edition Oatmeal Latte – (Ingredients)
The Starbucks Breakfast Edition Oatmeal Latte has the following ingredients;
A bowl of oatmeal prepared with steamed milk instead of water: The star in this recipe is a bowl of Starbucks oatmeal with milk. Starbucks oatmeal has whole-grain rolled oats, salt, guar gum, calcium carbonate, whole-grain oat flour, and whole-grain steel-cut oats.
Two shots of espresso: Brewed espresso prepared from 100% Arabica coffee beans are added to this recipe to provide the caffeine kick.
Toppings: The toppings used in this recipe are up to you. The options available are nuts, dried fruits, brown sugar, or whipped cream.
Starbucks Breakfast Edition Oatmeal Latte: Sizes, nutritional facts, caffeine, and calories
What sizes are available?
The standard Starbucks bowl of oatmeal latte that is available is 100g. You’ll have to order another bowl separately if you’d like more than 100g.
The nutritional values of the Starbucks Breakfast Edition Oatmeal Latte per 100g serving are as follows;
410 calories, 12g of total fat, 1.5g of saturated fat, 0mg of trans fat, 0mg of cholesterol, 140mg of sodium, 67g of total carbs, 7g of dietary fiber, 34g of sugars, and 8g of protein.
The caffeine amount in this meal depends on the number of espresso shots you ask for. One shot of the Starbucks Signature espresso is 75mg of caffeine, and a shot of the Blonde roast espresso is 85mg of caffeine.
So, what does Starbucks Breakfast Edition Oatmeal Latte taste like?
The Starbucks Breakfast Edition Oatmeal Latte is delicious, creamy, and sweet with rich coffee flavors. Also, the flavors can be nutty or fruity, depending on your toppings.
Ways to customize Breakfast Edition Oatmeal Latte at Starbucks – Starbucks Breakfast Edition Oatmeal Latte variations
Ask the barista for more or fewer espresso shots depending on how caffeinated you want your oatmeal. Typically, one or two espresso shots are used.
Let the barista know the kind of toppings you prefer. You can have whipped cream, nuts, berries, dried fruits, or brown sugar toppings.
This recipe recommends soy or almond milk; however, feel free to ask for your favorite milk.
How to make Starbucks Breakfast Edition Oatmeal Latte at home – Starbucks Breakfast Edition Oatmeal Latte copycat recipe
Starbucks Breakfast Edition Oatmeal Latte copycat recipe
- 1 cup of oatmeal
- 2 ½ cups of milk
- 1/8 teaspoon of cinnamon
- 3 tablespoons of brown sugar
- ¼ teaspoon of salt
- 1 teaspoon of vanilla extract
- 2-4 shots of espresso
- In a saucepan over medium-low heat, place the oats, 1 ½ cups of milk, cinnamon, and salt, then stir thoroughly to combine.
- As the oats cook, steam the remaining milk, then add about ¾ of the steamed milk to the oats. Let the mixture cook stirring regularly, until the oats are creamy.
- Remove the oats from the heat and stir in the remaining milk, brown sugar, and vanilla extract.
- Serve the oatmeal in two bowls or mugs and top each with espresso shots. Finish off with your favorite topping, and enjoy.
How do you order Breakfast Edition Oatmeal Latte from the Starbucks app?
Order Rolled & Steel-cut Oatmeal as usual, and the “Instructions box” instructs the barista to add espresso shots.
Does Starbucks have Breakfast Edition Oatmeal Latte all year round?
Yes, thankfully, because none of the ingredients are seasonal.
Is the Starbucks Breakfast Edition Oatmeal Latte healthy?
Yes. The ingredients incorporated are healthy.
How much is the Starbucks Breakfast Edition Oatmeal Latte?
Generally, a 100g serving costs about $4.25, depending on the specific customizations.
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.
Kai has therefore created well-researched and comprehensive excerpts regarding the services and products offered by the giant restaurant chain. And which can be retrieved from Starbmag.com, apart from talking writing, and dealing with food Kai loves also to Kayak. You can read more about me on the about us page.