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Poor Mans Chai Latte

Poor Man’s Chai Latte

secret menu starbucks poor mans chai latteLove Chai Lattes, but low on cash? Try this “Poor Man’s” Chai Latte. It’s about half the cost of the real thing and basically the same!

What to Order:

Start with a Chai Tea Misto with extra foam

Add 2 tea bags

Add Cinnamon Syrup

Add Vanilla Syrup

Pumpkin Spice Choco-Chai

Pumpkin Spice Choco-Chai

secret menu starbucks pumpkin spice choco chaiThis is a great option for those who would prefer tea over coffee….and who love the flavors of pumpkin, chocolate and chai.

Pumpkin Spice, Chocolate and Chai? That just sounds delicious!

What to Order:

Start with a Chai Tea Latte

Add an extra pump of Chai

Add Pumpkin Spice Syrup (1 pump for tall, 2 for grande, 3 for venti)

Add Mocha Syrup (1 pump for tall, 2 for grande, 3 for venti)

Top with Whipped Cream and Pumpkin Spice Powder

Pixie Stix Refresher

Pixie Stix Refresher

secret menu starbucks pixie stix refresherRemember Pixie Stix candy when you were a kid?  Well here’s it’s drink equivalent!

A nice mix of sweet and sour, this drink will take you right back to your Pixie Stix days!

What to Order:

Start with mixing half Passion Tea and half Valencia Orange Refresher

No water

No orange slices

Add Classic Syrup (2 for a tall, 2 for a grande, 3 for a venti)

Add Raspberry Syrup (1 for a tall, 2 for a grande, 3 for a venti)

Swedish Berry Iced Tea

Swedish Berry Iced Tea

secret menu starbucks swedish berry iced teaHere’s a deliciously refreshing fruity beverage that tastes just like Swedish Berries!

Tastes and looks great!

What to Order:

Start with Iced Passion Tea

Substitute the water for Berry Hibiscus Juice

Add Classic Syrup (2 pumps tall, 3 pumps grande, 4 pumps venti)

Add Raspberry Syrup (1 pump tall, 1.5 pumps grande, 2 pumps venti)

Add a Scoop of Berries (1/2 scoop for a tall)

Add a Lime wedge

And Shake!

Zen Refresher

Zen Refresher

secret menu starbucks zen refresherAnother healthier alternative to a Frappuccino

Antioxidant benefits of Green Tea along with an energy boost will get you through the day

What to Order:

Half Cool Lime Refresher

Half Green Tea concentrate (No Water)

Add 2 pumps of Peach Syrup (Optional…adds a little extra sweetness and flavor)

Ice it and shake

Chai Cookie Latte

Chai Cookie Latte

secret menu starbucks chai cookie latteNow that winter is upon us, warming up with a tasty latte is always a treat

This Chai Cookie Latte incorporates Chai, java chip crunch and sweet hazelnut for a cookie tasting delight you won’t soon forget and this may become your go-to winter drink…Enjoy!

What to Order:

Start with a Chai Tea Latte

Add extra Chai Syrup (1 pump tall, 1.5 pumps grande, 2 pumps venti)

Add Hazelnut Syrup (1 pump tall,1.5 pumps grande, 2 pumps venti)

Add Java Chips

Top with Hazelnut Syrup and Cinnamon Dolce sprinkles

Pumpkin Chai Latte

Pumpkin Chai Latte

secret menu starbucks pumpkin chai latteThe hot version of the Pumpkin Chai Frappuccino.

What to Order:

Start with a Chai Tea Latte

Add Pumpkin Spice Syrup (3 pumps venti, 2 pumps grande, 1 pump tall)

Add an extra pump of Chai Syrup

Top it with Whipped Cream and the Pumpkin Spice Topping

 

Or, you could flip it. Try ordering:

Start with a Pumpkin Spice Latte

Add Chai Syrup (4 pumps venti, 3 pumps grande, 2 pump tall)

Top with Whipped Cream and the Pumpkin Spice Topping

 

For a little flavor twist to these:

try adding either Mocha Syrup or Caramel Syrup.  (3 pumps of syrup for venti, 2 pumps grande, or 1 pump for a tall.)

Both chocolate and caramel go nicely with the spicy chai-flavored pumpkin.