Copycat Starbucks Pink Drink

Skip the line. We’re sharing a copycat Starbucks Pink Drink recipe that will settle your cravings at home.

Skip the line. We're sharing a copycat Starbucks Pink Drink recipe that will settle your cravings at home. 

Did you know that Starbucks has a secret menu? For a long time, a drink called the Pink Drink was on that menu but guess what. The secret’s out guys, and it’s on the main menu now. Everyone is talking about this “Pink Drink”and we totally see why.

This fruity, refreshing pink drink is similar to the Ombre Pink drink on the summer menu – just without the lime refresher. It’s made with acai berry tea, coconut milk, fresh strawberries and a touch of honey, making it the perfect drink for spring and summer.

How delicious does that sound?! Best part about it? Now you can totally make it at home. It’s the ideal pick-me-­up for that afternoon slump when you just need an energy boost to make it through the rest of the day and aren’t feeling a Strawberry Milkshake.

This recipe is made without artificial flavors or ingredients and is just so delicious, you’ll think it’s the real thing. So put your barista hat on ‘cause this easy-to-make Pink Drink is coming right up.

Copycat Starbucks Pink Drink

Yield: 2 servings

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Total Time: 10 minutes

Ingredients:

  • 4 bags acai berry green tea
  • 1/2 cup boiling hot water
  • 2 Tbsp. honey or agave nectar
  • Ice cubes
  • Fresh sliced strawberries
  • 2 cups unsweetened coconut milk

Directions:

  1. In two tall glasses, add 2 tea bags in each and fill each glass with 1/4 cup of boiling water. Steep for about 5 minutes. Remove tea bags.
  2. Add one tablespoon of sweetener into each glass. Stir to combine. Add a handful of strawberries and ice cubes into each glass.
  3. Add 1 cup of coconut milk into each glass. Stir to combine and garnish with more strawberries.

Skip the line. We're sharing a copycat Starbucks Pink Drink recipe that will settle your cravings at home. 
Skip the line. We're sharing a copycat Starbucks Pink Drink recipe that will settle your cravings at home. 

Jamie Silva

Jamie Silva is the photographer, recipe developer and food writer behind A Sassy Spoon, a recipe blog for home cooks looking to give classic comfort foods a fresh, seasonal and modern twist! When she’s not cooking up a storm or dancing in her kitchen, you can find her exploring cuisine in other cities or unapologetically raiding the cookie jar.