Apparently, Starbucks has been very serious about testing out the Dark Barrel Latte, a latte topped with whipped cream and dark caramel sauce that tastes just like Guinness stout. Of course, there isn’t actually any beer in it — the taste twist really comes in the form of a flavored syrup that closely mimicks the […]
Last month we showed you why Starbucks employees spell your name wrong, but this month we’re showing you the list of names they’ve gotten wrong over the years. And it’s quite funny to see. How about spelling Allison as ‘Allerson’ or Mark as ‘Mog’?
Houston-based Rafael Lozano has spent more than $180,000 in a bid to visit every Starbucks in the world. So far, this coffee fan has travelled more than 150,000 miles over six continents, and has been able to visit 11,733 outlets so far (probably more at the time of publishing). Lozano actually started his Starbucks quest […]
Starbucks’ clientele has been known to be a little, err, pretentious. So what happens when Starbucks installs bouncers at their coffee houses? Well, Starbucks hasn’t gone that far (yet), but New York comedian Jena Kingsley has!
You’ll never have to spend money on an overpriced cup of coffee ever again. Just buy these Starbucks mugs from Japan and it will always be full. Sorta. Japanese studio ‘Nendo’ redesigned the classic white Starbucks mug by imprinting a pattern on the base. When you hold the mug upside-down, it will look like the mug is full.
Bored at Starbucks? Corporate banker Ahmed Al Emairi has an idea for you – Starbucksism. Known as the Paper Cup Sleeves series, Al Emairi developed a very quirky and artistic way of turning those coffee cup sleeves into modern art, with just a pen and loads of creativity. Posting each new sketch to his Instagram […]
You’re late for work, you’re rushing to catch the next train. Then you realize you haven’t had your morning coffee yet. It suddenly becomes a choice between catching the next train and making it on time, or passing by Starbucks and getting your fill of that hot cup of heaven. Why not have both? There […]
This just might be the best invention of the 21st century. Starbucks will be be introducing vending machines to UK streets next week. Starbucks On The Go will offer 280 beverage combinations, which customers can order on a touchscreen interface. As an added pleasure, you can play games right on the touchscreen while you wait […]
‘I have a problem’, admits filmmaker, Amy Ferraris. ‘I’m obsessed with the cappuccino’. And so Ferraris explains the motivation for her film — The Perfect Cappuccino — a 90-minute exploration of the history, science and popular explosion of the velvety coffee beverage.