Many Starbucks fans are still confused about some drinks and how to order them. What is the Nathaly Cuevas Starbucks drink? This review will help you understand more.
The Nathaly Cuevas Starbucks drink is a popular pink drink served at the Starbucks coffee shop. This is a social media famous beverage that came into being when customers suggested that baristas use coconut milk instead of water for their strawberry acai drink.
I had seen this popular drink trending a lot on social media, and I wanted to try it out. However, the name it was being referred to was not on the menu. Well, I finally figured it out. This review will help you understand more about the Nathaly Cuevas drink and how to order it at Starbucks.
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The Nathaly Cuevas drink which goes by the name of the pink drink or formally, the Strawberry Acai Refreshers Beverage, comes in four sizes namely tall, grande, venti, and trenta. The tall size has 110 calories, grande which comes in 16 Oz has 140 calories, venti contains 200 calories and the biggest size trenta has 270 calories.
The Pink drink is made up of strawberry acai base, coconut milk, freeze-dried strawberries, and ice. It tastes of a light refreshing strawberry sweet and fruity flavor. It also has an additional taste of creamy coconut flavor giving one a cooling refreshing feeling on a hot day. Some express that it tastes like a pink starburst.
The main ingredients include:
Strawberry acai base
This contains green coffee flavors, white grape juice concentrate, and water.
These simple ice cubes make the drink cooler.
This is plant-based making the drink a plus for non-dairy lovers.
These fruit inclusions are usually dehydrated real strawberries that are mixed with the refresher. They rehydrate when they are shaken into the drink.
The nutritional information for the trenta size comprises total fat of 5 g, sodium of 130 mg, 55 g of carbohydrates, protein of 1 g, dietary fiber of 2 g, sugars of 50 g, and caffeine of 90 mg. The different cup sizes also determine how much nutritional value there is in the drink.
Yes, you can make the Starbucks Nathaly Cuevas drink at home. The recipe is easy and you will enjoy your homemade drink. The good thing is that you can make the calorie content lower and this makes the homemade version even better.
- 1 cup of ice
- ¼ cup fresh freeze-dried strawberries
- ½ cup coconut milk
- ½ cup white grape juice
- 2 tablespoons strawberry syrup
- 1 tablespoon Jordan’s dragon fruit acai syrup
- 1 teaspoon honey refresher powder & pink drink dragon fruit
- Put all ingredients in the blender except the ice and strawberries. Put the refresher powder after liquid ingredients to avoid clumping.
- Add strawberries to the blender, but do not over-blend. Leave some of the strawberries chunky.
- Pour the blended drink over the ice and enjoy.
The pink drink is ordered first by choosing a cup size and then mentioning the pink drink. Then, choose what to modify in the drink. There are four ways you can customize the pink drink:
- Combine it with a different drink
- Add in a flavored syrup
- Swap the coconut milk with a different type of milk
- Add creamy cold foam on top of the drink
When you use the Starbucks app, on the other hand, all you have to do is order the pink drink under the cold iced drinks, and then customize it to your liking. There are many toppings you can use, add-ins, juice options, and flavors. You could also look up some customizations that people in the past have used which they eventually claimed were good.
Nathaly Cuevas is a famous young content creator on Tiktok who loves the pink drink. She does videos showing how she craves the drink, and what she does with it among many other things. She eventually named the drink after herself, because she happens to take it a lot, and just like the normal TikTok drinks that exist, this one has been identified as so by many.
How much is Nathaly Cuevas Starbucks drink?
A Nathaly Cuevas drink currently goes for $4.65 in a tall cup, $4.95 grande, $5.65 in a venti, and 5.95 in a trenta cup size. These prices are manageable and most people usually settle on the trenta Nathaly Cuevas drink.
Does Nathaly Cuevas’s Starbucks drink have caffeine?
Yes. Nathaly Cuevas drink has caffeine content in it. However, this drink is lightly caffeinated. A 16-ounce Pink drink cup contains 45 milligrams of caffeine. Remember that the amount of caffeine in the drink will vary depending on the size of the cup.
Is a pink drink healthy?
A 16-ounce cup of pink drink contains 140 calories and 24 grams of sugar. It is not the healthiest drink on the menu but it has good nutritional value. It is also considered healthier than other drinks on the menu including soda.
Is the Nathaly Cuevas drink on the menu?
Yes, but it is known as the pink drink on the menu. It started as a secret menu but because of the hype it received and the online attraction and attention it came with, it had to be released to the main menu.
Is there a sugar-free Nathaly Cuevas drink at Starbucks?
No. Almost all of the drink’s ingredients contain sugar. There is no way this drink can be sugar-free. It has strawberry juice and coconut milk and both of these have sugar in them. The best advice for one looking for a sugar-free drink at Starbucks would be to try other options on the menu.
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.