Be your own barista with these copycat Starbucks recipes

Starbucks is arguably the world’s most popular coffee shop. With its array of delicious beverages and snacks, it’s no wonder why the sight of that green mermaid logo makes hearts flutter. But spending $7 for a latte can get expensive, and when you’re running late, the last thing you want to do is wait in line. The good news is that it’s easier than ever to make your favorite Starbucks drinks at home, thanks to TikTok. Be your own barista with these five delicious copycat Starbucks recipes!

1. Dragon fruit frappuccino (non-caffeinated)

Make this tropical Starbucks refresher from the comfort of your own home by combining white grape juice with mango purée, water, mashed dragon fruit, lemon juice and ice. Once shaken, add coconut milk before stirring. Then top off with more bits of dragon fruit.

2. S’mores frappuccino

Caffeinate around the campfire with this decadent blend. Add two shots of espresso, milk, chocolate sauce, ice cubes and melted marshmallows in a blender. After mixing, add whipped cream to the bottom of a separate glass, followed by a generous drizzle of chocolate sauce. Then pour in the frappuccino mixture, and top off with whipped cream and a sprinkle of graham cracker crumbs.

3. Pumpkin cream cold brew

Fall is the perfect time to work on your pumpkin beverage technique, but you’ll want to make this drink all year ’round! The recipe involves a blend of milk, heavy whipping cream, vanilla syrup and pumpkin pie sauce. After shaking well, add another spoonful of pumpkin pie sauce and mix using a milk frother. In a separate glass filled with ice, add vanilla syrup, cold brew, and top off with the pumpkin cream. 

4. Iced caramel macchiato

This Starbucks recipe is one of the easiest to make at home. The simple method involves a mélange of vanilla syrup, milk and ice followed by two shots of espresso and plenty of caramel drizzle. Enjoy!

5. Peppermint mocha frappuccino

Enjoy this festive frappuccino any time of the year! This homemade recipe features a medley of ice, milk, heavy whipping cream, chocolate sauce, two shots of espresso and peppermint extract. Once blended, pour the mixture into a glass and top with whipped cream and one last drizzle of chocolate sauce.

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