A very happy coffee Christmas

tasty November 10, 2017 09:00

By The Nation

Starbucks Coffee welcomes the festive season with three new beverages, among them the all-time winter l favourite Toffee Nut Crunch Latte, which combines a shot of rich espresso with warm milk and the sweetness of toffee nut syrup, all topped with delicious toffee nut crunchy.

 The drink can be enjoyed both hot and cold.

Also on the menu is the Vanilla Nougat Latte, which brings out the sweet signature of nougat candy and blends it with almonds, honey syrup, rich vanilla, velvety milk and an espresso shot topped with soft whipped cream and sprinkled nougat almond and strawberry bits. Christmas Tree Peppermint Dark Mocha meanwhile combines the cool and invigorating aroma of fresh peppermint leaves with rich dark mocha, topped with green tea-flavoured whipped cream and colourful sugar sprinkles to create a sparkling Christmas tree in a cup. 

Try out Starbucks’s time-tied beverages from today until January 7 at Starbucks stores nationwide along with such taste treats as 

>> Yule Log Cake, an impressive chocolate roll with cream layers, chocolate sprinkles and a red chocolate ball filled with crispy rice

>> Unicorn Cake with Horn Fondant Topper, a dream come true for pastryand cream cheese lovers

>> Baby Spinach and Cranberry Salad with Balsamic Dressing rich in vitamin A for healthy eyesight

>> Mixed Berry Muffin with blueberries and cranberries, topped with crispy crumbles 

>> Red Velvet Whoopie Pie with cream cheese

>> Red Velvet Cake, buttery sponge cake with cream cheese and snowy-white wafers 

>> Pudding in milk and chocolate flavours

For those who love to experiment with their espresso, Starbucks recommends Starbucks Christmas Blend Espresso Roast for a caramelly taste and aromatic notes of cedar.

A new drinkware collection offers ideas for festive gifts and includes mugs and flasks that use traditional Christmas symbols and colours as their inspiration, among them reindeer, snowflakes, candy canes as well as nocturnal animals such as deer, rabbits, swans and foxes, in a medley of red and white. Prices range from Bt600-Bt1,150.