Starbucks never fails to impress us with its new inventions and additions to the menu. So, what is the new Starbucks drink that is causing all the stir among customers?
The new Paradise drink is the new drink at Starbucks which was launched on June 21, 2022. This drink is what I have been using to beat this summer’s heat wave. Have you felt the heat lately? I think Starbucks has outdone itself this time with this brand new refresher and the timing is impeccable. Sometimes, I find it hard to pick the perfect drink with the expansive menu at Starbucks. If you would like to try something new this summer and still can’t figure out the perfect beverage, how about the paradise drink? In this post, we will explore this Starbucks new drink in and out, so keep reading to learn all about it.
What is the Starbucks new drink made of (ingredients)?
We have already established that the paradise drink is the new kid on the block, but what is in it? Well, this drink combines tropical flavors in a subtle combo that leaves you dreaming about your next vacation. The drink contains a pineapple and passion fruit refresher base, sugar, white grape juice, green coffee extract, natural flavors, citric acid, beta-carotene, coconut milk, freeze-dried pineapple, and cane sugar. When these ingredients meet in your Grande cup, all you be thinking about is the next sip. The green coffee will give you a mild stimulant just enough for a hot summer afternoon with a caffeine content of only 45 mg. The refresher is iced and is guaranteed to quench your thirst. You will notice that this drink is dairy-free and has been substituted with coconut milk to bring some creamy vibes to the drink.
What is the nutritional information of the Starbucks new drink?
After everything is said and done, the ultimate goal is to down something healthy and valuable to our bodies. The paradise drink is mostly fruity so I wouldn’t be too concerned about fats and carbs. The nutritionists might loosen up on this one as it looks quite healthy.
A Grande serving will give you a calorie boost of 140. The fats come in at 2.5g and are solely saturated fats. Cholesterol is at zero and sodium is 65mg. The carbohydrates come in at 27g, sugars at 23g, and 1g of dietary fiber. The drink has a gram of proteins. Let us see what this looks like in summary.
|Calorie count (out of 2,000 calories daily intake)||140|
|Nutrient Content (per Grande serving)||% of Daily Value|
|Total Fat (2.5g)
Trans Fat (0.0g)
Saturated Fat (2.5g)
|Total carbohydrates (27g)
What does the Starbucks new drink taste like?
This paradise drink tastes just like its name; it’s heavenly! I love the tropical taste of pineapple and passion fruit. Your taste buds are certainly going on a trip with the sweet fruitiness of this drink. You will also pick up a creamy taste due to the coconut milk. The tanginess that could come off from the pineapple and passion fruit is toned down by coconut milk. The result is a sweet taste of natural fruits. The caffeine from the green extract might not have a distinct taste but it sure does have a distinct effect on your energy levels.
How do you order the new drink from Starbucks?
There are a couple of ways to go about it. You can start by ordering a Venti paradise drink if you are ordering in-store. If you would like it in a smaller serving, you can change it to a tall cup. If you are using the app, go to the menu and find your way to the refreshers. Select the paradise drink and have it delivered or just pre-order and pick it up later. There is no rule against customizations. You can add sweeteners or leave the drink as it is.
This drink has come at the right time when the scorching sun wants nothing to do with anything warm. You will want to try it out as you cool off at the beach or swimming pool. The new paradise drink has already garnered many followers and the future looks bright for this drink. The next time you feel overwhelmed by the heat wave, pick up this new addition to the Starbucks menu.
Is s’mores Frappuccino coming back in 2022?
Unfortunately, no. This Frappuccino blend will not be coming back in 2022.
How much caffeine is in the Starbucks new drink?
The new paradise drink contains 45mg of caffeine from the green coffee extract.
How much does the Starbucks drink cost?
The new paradise drink will cost $4. 95 to $5.45 depending on the store’s location.