How well do you know your Starbucks lingo?

By: Doug Criss
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Starbucks is one of the most successful companies in the world, with stores from Los Angeles to Shanghai. Test your Starbucks lingo savvy with this HowStuffWorks quiz!

Is a Grande drink from Starbucks bigger than a Short?

The Grande drink is the second largest after the Venti, with 16 fluid ounces. The Short is half that size.

What is the largest size of drink Starbucks offers?

Starbucks offers four drink sizes. The largest of these is the Venti, which is 20 fluid ounces.

The smallest size Starbucks drink is the ______.

Starbuck's smallest drink is the Short. It contains eight fluid ounces.

How many ounces of espresso is in a Doppio?

At Starbucks, a Dopio is two ounces of espresso. A solo is one ounce.

Starbucks 12-fluid-ounce drink is called what?

The Tall drink is the second smallest after the Short. It has 12 fluid ounces.

At Starbucks, you can get extra shots of what in your drink?

Starbucks says its espresso has a caramel taste. It's a great way to give your coffee a kick.

What kind of syrup goes into a Vanilla Latte?

Starbucks signature Vanilla Latte has vanilla syrup, espresso and steamed milk in it. It is available both Skinny and Iced.

If a latte is Skinny, what does it have in it?

Starbucks offers a number of "skinny" options, which have nonfat milk in them. One option is the Iced Skinny Cinnamon Dulce Latte.

Which of these drinks contains espresso?

A Cafe Latte contains espresso, steamed milk and foam. The layer of foam is always light.

How many ounces of espresso is in a Quad?

There are four ounces of espresso in a quad. This is a real kicker for the caffeine-obsessed.

Which drink is known for having a thick layer of foam?

Cappuccinos feature dark espresso under a layer of foam. This layer is stretched to be thick and smooth.

Which seasonal latte dominates autumn?

The Pumpkin Spice Latte has developed a cult following over the past few years. It returns to many Starbucks locations at the end of the summer/beginning of autumn.

Which of these kinds of milk is available at Starbucks?

While this can be different depending on the country, in most U.S. locations you can get a few types of milk. This includes whole and nonfat milk, soy milk and more.

Which of these drinks is served drizzled with caramel?

The Caramel Macchiato is a sweet treat. It contains steamed milk, vanilla syrup, and espresso. The top is drizzled with caramel.

Which of these drinks is cold?

While many of Starbucks' drinks can be ordered on ice or blended, the Frappuccino only comes served cold. It features a number of different blended ingredients, ranging from coffee to fruit.

How many ounces of espresso is in a Triple?

This is the second to the most amount of espresso that Starbucks offers. The most is the 4 oz Quad.

What brand of tea do many Starbucks use in their beverages?

A number of drinks are available at many locations which use Teavana brand teas. You can get herbal teas, shaken iced teas and even tea lattes.

What types of tea lattes are available at Starbucks?

Starbucks offers a number of tea lattes. These can be served hot or iced.

Starbucks serves tea affiliated with the charity of which famous person?

Starbucks offers a Teavana Oprah Cinnamon Chai. For every one bought, Starbucks donates a quarter to the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy Foundation.

What is Starbucks' light roast coffee called?

Starbucks blonde roast coffee is said to have a soft and mellow flavor. It's a low calorie and easy to drink Starbucks option.

What is Starbucks Nitro Cold Brew infused with?

This small batch cold brew is slow-steeped and infused with nitrogen. This gives it a naturally sweet flavor.

Which type of coffee is brewed slowly in cold water over a long period of time?

Unlike traditionally made coffee, which is made quickly using hot water, cold brew coffee is made the opposite way. Starbucks Nariño 70 cold brew, for example, is cold-steeped for 20 hours.

Starbucks offers Toasted _______ Cold Brew.

This drink features Starbucks' Nariño 70 Cold Brew. It is sweetened with toasted coconut and honey and served with rich coconut milk.

Starbucks' Pike Place Roast is what type of roast?

This is Starbucks' signature medium-roasted coffee. It is said to have a flavor that is both balanced and rich.

Which types of roasts does Starbucks offer?

Starbucks has three main roasts. These are the light Blonde Roast, the medium Pike Place Roast and the Featured Dark Roast.

Which of these did Starbucks invent?

Starbucks' famous Frappuccinos are a sweet blended treat. They are available in fruit, coffee and often fun, limited edition flavors.

Does Starbucks have any kid-friendly options?

Starbucks offers hot chocolate, steamed apple juice and other kid-friendly favorites. They also offer different bottled beverages.

Are Starbucks Refreshers caffeinated?

These iced tea and fruit drinks are often pretty to look at. Many of them contain tea, meaning that they are caffeinated.

Which of these Frappuccinos does not contain coffee?

This drink is made with mango syrup, milk, ice and a mango and pineapple puree. Starbucks offers a number of fruity Frappuccinos.

Which of these is in an Espresso Con Panna?

This drink features a shot of espresso with a dollop of whipped cream on top. It's definitely one for espresso lovers.

What is an a Caffe Americano?

A Caffe Americano features espresso shots topped with hot water.

Which of these does a Flat White have in it?

A Flat White has ristretto shots of espresso and steamed whole milk. It makes for a mild and creamy drink.

Starbucks offers a _________ Dolce Latte.

This delicious latte has steamed milk, cinnamon dolce syrup and espresso. It is topped with whipped cream and cinnamon dolce topping.

What is a Stabucks Fizzio?

At some locations, you can get Starbucks' handcrafted sodas, which come in three flavors. The flavors are Ginger Ale, Orange Cream Soda and Lemon Ale.

Which Southern classic does Starbucks offer a take on?

Starbucks offers a shaken sweet tea with Teavana black iced tea. This is a take on the classic southern drink.

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