56 Starbucks Secret Menu Drinks You Won’t Want to Miss
The Starbucks secret menu contains many colorful (and delicious!) hidden drinks. Here's what to order!
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The Great Pumpkin Latte
Could anything make the classic Halloween Peanuts special It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown! better? This drink might. Order a Pumpkin Spice Latte, then ask for half the pumpkin sauce to be replaced with toffee nut syrup. You can also change the base to a non-dairy base if needed. Keep in mind you can only get this as long as the PSL is available, so hurry!
Pineapple Dole Whip Drink
Can’t make it to Disneyland this year? No problem. You can whip up the famous Dole Whip at your closest Starbucks. All you have to do is order a Grande Paradise Drink Refresher, ask for sweet cold foam on top and then request for it to be blended with vanilla bean powder to really get that Dole Whip consistency. If you like a lighter drink, ask for it to be served over light ice. Or if you’d prefer to make the original, here’s how to make Dole Whip at home.
Betty White Frappucino
The icon’s 100th birthday would’ve been on Jan 17th, 2022, and what better way to celebrate her life than with a Frapp of her very own? TotallyTheBomb.com came up with this drink for the Starbucks secret menu to celebrate Betty White, the ultimate Golden Girl. All you have to do is order a Grande White Mocha Frappuccino, ask for one pump each of hazelnut syrup and vanilla syrup and top it all off with caramel crunch topping to make this sweet, cheesecakey delight.
Hocus Pocus Latte
It’s not Halloween without the Sanderson sisters! To order up this spooky treat, start with a Venti Iced Pumpkin Spice Latte, add two pumps of white mocha sauce and two pumps of apple brown sugar syrup and finish with extra caramel drizzle and cinnamon dolce topping. Don’t forget to pick up these Hocus Pocus cups for the full Halloween experience.
Squid Game Frappucino
Whether you’ve binged all the way through the hit Korean show or still aren’t convinced, this frapp is sure to be a winner. And yes, it looks just like the guards’ uniforms, which are actually pink, not red. This recipe comes to us courtesy Totally the Bomb’s Holly Walker, and it’s super easy to order. Get a Grande Strawberry Creme Frappuccino, ask for one scoop of dragon fruit inclusions, two pumps of white mocha and top off with mocha drizzle.
Apple Martini Refresher
Fall might be the season for apples, but honestly, this Refresher is great any time of the year. Ask for a Venti Kiwi Starfruit Lemonade, add 3 pumps of apple syrup and finally, top it off with light lemonade.
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Pumpkin Pie Frappuccino
Classic pumpkin pie flavors, but in a frappucino? Yes, please. Order a Grande Pumpkin Creme Frappuccino made with heavy cream, then ask for cinnamon dolce syrup and cinnamon powder to be blended in. Finally, add cinnamon dolce sprinkles on top of the whipped cream for this fall-flavored delight.
Pumpkin Butter Cold Brew
We love Starbucks’ fall menu, and we love it even more when we can customize the seasonal offerings! This one starts off with a Venti Pumpkin Cream Cold Brew with no vanilla. Then ask for three pumps of white mocha, two pumps of cinnamon dolce, and one pump of chai, and top it off with cinnamon powder on top of the foam.
Harry Potter Pumpkin Juice
Potterheads, have you ever wished you could sip pumpkin juice in the Great Hall? Well, we can’t get to Hogwarts, but we can get a cup of this “magical” juice with some secret know-how. Order a Grande Apple Juice with one pump of cinnamon dolce, one pump of chai, and two pumps of pumpkin spice, and finish with light ice to get this wonderfully witchy drink.
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Candy Corn Frappuccino
Halloween means candy corn season is here—and it’s the perfect time to turn it into a Frappucino! Start with a Grande Pumpkin Cream Frappuccino, ask for one additional pump of pumpkin sauce and then ask for some caramel drizzle, but only at the bottom of the cup. Make sure you ask for no pumpkin powder on top of the whipped cream.
Luna Lovegood Refresher
Banish the Nargles with this Refresher that’s as quirky as Luna! Order a Venti Mango Dragonfruit Lemonade, then ask for light kiwi base and light strawberry puree. Top it off with with vanilla sweet cream cold foam with more strawberry puree blended in for a truly magical drink.
Draco Malfoy Refresher
Slytherins, this one’s for you! This Harry Potter-inspired Refresher starts off with a Venti Star Drink with no inclusions. Then, add 2 pumps of pineapple syrup, and ask for cold foam made with coconut milk along with one scoop of matcha powder. Check out these 10 vegan Starbucks drinks to order if you’re plant-based.
Fear Street Frappucino
If you loved R.L Stine’s Fear Street series, you’re definitely going to be a fan of this frightfully delicious Frapp. Grab this chilling treat by ordering a Grande Mocha Cookie Crumble Frappuccino, adding two pumps of funnel cake syrup and finishing off with strawberry drizzle for that blood-red topping.
Team Edward/Team Jacob Frappucino
Twilight fever is back in the air, and we’re definitely pickin’ teams. If you’re all about the werewolves, you can grab the chocolatey Team Jacob Frappucino pictured here by ordering a Grande Mocha Cookie Crumble Frappucino, asking for two pumps of raspberry syrup and finally, strawberry drizzle.
If you prefer your drink a little colder, you can also order a Team Edward Frappucino! Order up a Grande Vanilla Bean Frappucino, ask for two pumps of peppermint syrup, add a pump of mocha sauce in the bottom of the cup, top it off with some strawberry drizzle before adding whipped cream and voila—a drink perfect for your local vampire.
Wendy’s Inspired Frosty Frappuccino
This drink combines chocolate and caffeine in the best way. Order a Grande Mocha Frappuccino, and ask for it to be made with heavy whipping cream. Add two pumps of vanilla syrup and mocha drizzle, and voila! You’ve got a Frosty with a kick.
Key Lime Pie Refresher
You can make a Key Lime Pie, or you can make things easier by ordering up this Key Lime Pie Refresher. Order a Venti Kiwi Starfruit Refresher with no inclusions, add light coconut milk, then ask for vanilla sweet cream cold foam with one pump of funnel cake syrup blended in. Don’t forget the caramel crunch topping!
This tropical beauty was created by Holly Walker, who is an absolute Starbucks mastermind. Start by ordering a Venti Mango Dragonfruit Lemonade with no inclusions, aka the scoop of dragonfruit that usually comes in this drink. Then, ask for light kiwi juice and peach juice. To create the ruby hues, ask for one pump of raspberry syrup and light passion tea to be poured on top of the drink.
Strawberries and Cream Refresher
This one tastes just like Strawberries and Creme Creme Savers (remember those?) and it’s SO easy to order. Just ask for a Venti Strawberry Acai Refresher with no water, then add light strawberry puree and regular sweet cream.
Strawberry Cobbler Refresher
Nothing says summer like strawberry cobbler! Order a Venti Iced Green Tea, and ask for it to be shaken with coconut milk and strawberry puree. Add 2 pumps of brown sugar syrup and top with brown sugar cold foam and toasted honey topping.
Minnie Mouse Frappuccino
We love our Disney Parks copycat recipes, but this one’s another pink-hued original courtesy Totally the Bomb. Make like a Mouse and order up a Grande White Mocha Cream Frappuccino and ask for light strawberry puree, one scoop of java chips and one scoop of dragon fruit inclusions. Finish it off with some mocha cookie crumble topping.
Honey Peach Freeze
We’re feeling REAL peachy about this pairing. Order up a Venti Blended Lemonade with peach juice and a splash of guava juice. Ask your barista to strip up the inside of the cup with agave, then top with vanilla sweet cream foam and toasted honey topping. The best part? This tastes like summer no matter the season.
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Orange Dreamsicle Float
DQ just brought back its Dreamsicle Dipped Cone, but if you prefer your creamsicle in drink form, you’ll love this one. Order a Tall Vanilla Bean Frappuccino in a Venti cup, get a bottle of orange juice from the Grab and Go section, and ask your barista to fill the cup to the third line with orange juice. Add the Vanilla Bean Frapp on top of the orange juice, top with vanilla sweet cream cold foam, and finish it off with whipped cream.
P.S. You can’t bring your own food and drink into the ‘Bucks, so you have to buy the orange juice at the cafe!
Orange Lemon Smoothie
Blackberry Caramel Macchiato
Strawberry Shortcake Latte
Tangy strawberries, sweet vanilla and crunchy biscuit—there’s nothing better than strawberry shortcake! Get it in drink form by ordering a Venti Iced Latte blended with strawberry puree, add 3 pumps of brown sugar syrup and 1 pump of classic syrup, and top it off vanilla sweet cream cold foam blended with strawberry puree. Finally, add on strawberry inclusions and salted brown butter topping for a crunchy finish!
Fuzzy Peach Refresher
Spring=peach season! Get your fill of the fuzzy fruit by ordering a Venti Mango Dragonfruit Refresher with no water and no inclusions. Ask for it to be made with half peach juice, add 2 pumps of vanilla syrup and finish it off with a splash of coconut milk. Whip up some peach cobbler to go with it!
Oatmeal Cookie Latte
This latte takes advantage of the oat milk that’s now available at Starbucks. You order a venti iced latte made with oat milk, then ask for two pumps each of mocha and brown sugar syrup. Top with oat milk foam and, if you’re feeling indulgent, a drizzle of chocolate sauce.
Cinnamon Toast Crunch Latte
You can recreate the nostalgic flavor of cinnamon-sugar crusted fingers with this drink! Order a Venti Iced White Chocolate Mocha (or Hot White Chocolate Mocha), and ask for 2 pumps of white chocolate mocha plus 3 pumps of cinnamon dolce. Top with whipped cream, cinnamon and sugar in the waw. You can also recreate that Cinnamon Toast Crunch goodness at home with this coffee creamer.
Dole Whip Frappuccino
You can take a trip to Disney, learn how to make Dole whip at home or go to Starbucks and order this Frappuccino. Start by ordering a tall vanilla creme Frappuccino. Ask for six pumps of the pineapple-ginger syrup. Top with whipped cream.
Blueberry Muffin Frappuccino
Look at that gorgeous color! This is another creation from @starbucksisbae, of course. She starts by ordering a grande vanilla bean Frappuccino with one pump of hazelnut syrup and fresh blueberries blended in. The top is whipped cream, caramel crunch topping and a handful of fresh blueberries.
French Toast Frappuccino
You can make anything into a Frappuccino—including the best Saturday morning breakfast of all time.
To order a French Toast Frappuccino from the Starbucks secret menu, ask for a grande cafe vanilla Frappuccino made with sweet cream. You’ll also need one pump of cinnamon dolce syrup and one pump of hazelnut syrup. Top with cinnamon dolce powder for sweet breakfast vibes!
Good Luck Charm Frappuccino
@starbucksisbae starts this drink with a grande green tea Frappuccino—but made with coconut milk. Then, she asks for a splash of lemonade and a scoop of vanilla bean powder.
Golden Girls Frappuccino
Need to pick up a pick-me-up for a friend? Head to Starbucks and order a grande white mocha Frappuccino. Then, ask for one pump of hazelnut syrup and one pump of vanilla syrup, to give this drink some cheesecake-y vibes. Finish this treat with caramel crunch topping.
Shortbread Cookie Frappuccino
This Girl Scout Cookie-inspired Frappuccino has some serious cookie flavor. Start by ordering a grande cafe vanilla Frappuccino. Then, ask for 2 pumps of hazelnut syrup. Last but not least, ask for whipped cream and caramel crunch topping on the top and the bottom of the drink. Just thinking about this Frappuccino makes us want to order Girl Scout cookies!
The Starbucks Samoa Frappuccino is an ode to the Girl Scout cookie that’s covered in chocolate, caramel and coconut. To order, ask for a grande caramel crunch Frappuccino made with coconut milk (of course). Then, ask for a pump of toffee nut syrup. You’ll need mocha drizzle on the bottom and top of the cup, too.
Raspberry Cheesecake Frappuccino
This gorgeous Raspberry Cheesecake Frappuccino is courtesy of @vincoeats on Instagram. To order, ask for a grande white mocha Frappuccino with 1 pump hazelnut syrup and 1 pump raspberry syrup. Then, finish with whipped cream, a light strawberry purée drizzle and caramel crunch topping. Heaven!
Thin Mint Frappuccino
If you’re a fan of the most popular Girl Scout cookie in America, this Thin Mint Frappuccino is for you. It’s made with a green tea Frappuccino, plus java chips, mocha syrup and peppermint syrup.
Chocolate Mousse Cold Brew
This secret menu drink is a venti, so there’s more to love! Start by ordering a venti sweet cream cold foam cold brew, but with only 2 pumps of vanilla. Next, ask for 4 pumps of mocha in the drink and 2 pumps in the foam. Don’t forget to ask for cookie crumble topping. Mmm… chocolaty.
This drink was created by Ryan Gawlik, a Starbucks barista and TikTok creator. He starts with a grande vanilla bean Frappuccino, then adds a pump of honey and a pump of cinnamon dolce syrup, plus a sprinkling of cinnamon powder. For extra sweetness, there’s caramel drizzle inside the cup and on top of the whipped cream.
You have to see Ryan’s original TikTok video—watch until the end of a glimpse of Piglet.
Cookies and Cream Cold Brew
Our favorite ice cream flavor in coffee form? Sign us up! This sweet drink was developed by our friend Holly Walker over at Totally the Bomb. To order, start by asking for a venti sweet cream cold foam cold brew with two pumps of vanilla and four pumps of white mocha. Then, ask for two pumps of regular mocha syrup in the cold foam. For the finishing touch—and to add that signature cookies and cream crunch—ask for mocha cookie crumbles on top. Sweet!
Love Bug Frappuccino
This chocolaty, fruity creation was also developed by Starbucks genius Holly Walker for Totally the Bomb. You start by ordering a grande strawberries and cream Frappuccino. Then, ask for one pump of raspberry syrup and one scoop of java chips. To finish this Frappuccino, ask the barista for mocha drizzle and cookie crumbles on top of the whipped cream.
Love on the Rocks
This is a fruity tea drink with serious smoothie vibes. To order, start with a venti passion tea, unsweetened, with no water. Then, ask for 4 pumps of raspberry syrup, light coconut milk and light strawberry puree. Last but not least, ask for cold foam with strawberry puree blended in. We’re in love!
Remember the peach ring gummies from your childhood? Imagine that in a drink. That’s what you’ll get in this sweet, satisfying orange drink from the Starbucks secret menu. To order, ask for a venti iced half-sweet black tea lemonade combined with peach tea and a splash of soy milk. What’s more, this healthy Starbucks drink is vegan and 100% tasty.
Baby Yoda Frappuccino
Yes, the Baby Yoda craze has made it to Starbucks. To order this Star Wars-inspired drink ask for a matcha green tea Frappuccino with caramel drizzle on the cup. Order it with whipped cream, more caramel syrup and caramel crunch topping. It’s a sweet drink that’ll have your friends feeling green with envy.
Chocolate-Covered Strawberry Drink
For an ombre secret menu drink that’s as indulgent as it is Instagram-friendly order up this chocolate-covered strawberry drink. Ask for a venti cold brew with 2 pumps raspberry topped with cold foam, strawberry puree and mocha drizzle. Can’t make it to the store, make your favorite Starbucks recipes at home with our Test Kitchen-approved foods.
Ask your barista for a tiramisu frap by ordering a coffee Frappuccino with a single pump mocha sauce and a half pump each of caramel, vanilla, toffee-nut and hazelnut syrup along with a shot of espresso affogato. When you request 1 shot espresso affogato, your barista will pour hot espresso over your blended, frozen drink, creating a creamy, dreamy Italian-style coffee treat. It’s just one of the types of coffee you should know by heart.
This magical twist on a Starbucks classic will leave Harry Potter fans spellbound. Start with a creme Frappuccino and add three pumps each of caramel and toffee nut syrup.
Starbucks’ pink drink is a summertime staple. Meet its equally photogenic counterpart: purple drink. Mix passion iced tea, soy milk, vanilla syrup and a scoop of blackberries. Try it with coconut milk, too.
The Medicine Ball
This drink, made with steamed lemonade, hot water, jade citrus mint green tea, peach tranquility tea and honey, might help ease a sore or itchy throat. This cult classic was so popular that Starbucks added it to the menu as honey citrus mint tea. But note that this is not quite a caffeine-free Starbucks drink, because a grande order contains 16mg of caffeine.
Make sure you know how to order a medicine ball tea at Starbucks (if you’re under the weather.)
Dirty Chai Latte
Add an extra dose of caffeine to the Starbucks chai latte you know and love for an afternoon super boost. Try it hot or iced. Request a chai latte plus a shot of espresso for this secret menu favorite.
Cotton Candy Frappuccino
This caffeine-free candy-colored treat is a great Starbucks drink for kids—and kids at heart. To order, ask for a vanilla bean Frappuccino blended with raspberry syrup.
This gorgeous ombre lemonade is trendy and tasty. Order lemonade and ask for a layer of strawberry puree on the bottom and top with a peach citrus white tea infusion.