Do you know the story of “Il Giornale” Starbucks?
Once upon a time, Howard Schultz operated a small coffee business called Il Giornale. The very first Il Giornale store was located at the corner of 1st and Cherry, in…
Starbucks Espresso Goes Blonde: Lighter roast espresso now available.
Starting on Tuesday January 9, 2018, at Starbucks you’ll find a new option for your espresso beverages. It’s Blonde Roast espresso. This is a lighter roast profile espresso. About one…
Beautiful new Reserve Bar Starbucks in Los Angeles.
Starbucks has been slowly expanding the number of Reserve Bars it has. These are the special Starbucks locations that offer Reserve coffees, unique merchandise, and elevated brewing methods. Reserve Starbucks…
What do you think of the idea of paper straws at Starbucks?
A reader used the “Submit a pic” form on this site and submitted this photo: Here’s what she says: “I’m in Santa Cruz. They’ve switched to these straws only and…
The Christmas Tree Frappuccino – December 7th – 11th
Starting Thursday December 7th, you can order a “Christmas Tree Frappuccino”! Enjoy this new drink recipe with your holiday shopping, handwriting Christmas cards, and in cold winter weather! It is…
Buy One Get One Free – Holiday Drinks now through the 13th! (2 PM – 5 PM)
Now is the perfect time to go to Starbucks with a friend. You can buy one holiday drink and get one free! Your drink can be hot or iced and…
Starbucks Upstanders season 2: Ordinary People do Great Things.
Did you know that Starbucks has produced a series of short films called Upstanders? There are two seasons of Upstanders, with the second season recently launched on October 9, 2017….
It’s Real: Zombie Frappuccino with Pink Brains Whipped Cream and More! (10/26/17)
Starting on October 26, 2017, you can order the Zombie Frappuccino. Hints of it are everywhere on Instagram! This new Frappuccino launches on October 26, 2017 and is expected to…
Saturday Morning at the Seattle Reserve Roastery (And Roastery FAQ)
As many readers know, I live in the same neighborhood as the Starbucks Roastery. I dropped by yesterday morning and took a number of photos with my phone (Samsung Galaxy…
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