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What does Starbucks put in their green tea latte?

What does Starbucks put in their green tea latte?

Iced Matcha Tea Latte at Starbucks is a green tea drink made with their matcha blend, ice, and 2% milk. The matcha blend, made specifically for Starbucks, is sugar and ground Japanese green tea.

How do you make a iced green tea latte?


  1. To the bowl of a blender, add the milk, matcha powder, and vanilla syrup. Blend for 30 seconds to 1 minute or until the matcha is lump free.
  2. Pour into a cup of ice and Enjoy!

What kind of iced green tea does Starbucks use?

Teavana Jade Citrus Mint tea
Green Tea. The green iced tea offered in Starbucks is made using Teavana Jade Citrus Mint tea. It’s minty and lemony, which may sound off-putting, but it’s very refreshing. I prefer to drink this over the black tea, though it has a bit less caffeine.

Is matcha and green tea the same at Starbucks?

The two ingredients in Starbucks matcha tea blend are sugar (main ingredient) and green tea. Because the matcha is sweetened, you won’t be able to order your matcha drink unsweetened.

What type of matcha powder does Starbucks use?

sweetened matcha powder
Starbucks uses a sweetened matcha powder for all their matcha drinks. The matcha powder has two ingredients, sugar and Japanese green tea powder. Therefore, in order to make a true copycat Starbucks matcha green tea latte, you should use sweetened matcha powder.

What is in a Iced matcha latte?

Sweetened matcha green tea blended with milk.

What type of Matcha powder does Starbucks use?

What is in an iced matcha latte?

Is Starbucks green tea actually green tea?

All Starbucks iced green teas are made with Jade Citrus Mint green tea concentrate.

Where does Starbucks get their green tea?

Starbucks sources tea from third-party certified farms. In FY20, 99.7% was sourced from Rainforest Alliance certified farms. We continue to evolve and improve our ethical sourcing standard by working closely with local and international organizations including NGOs, government organizations and certifiers.

Is the green tea latte and Matcha Latte the same from Starbucks?

No, you can’t make a matcha latte using green tea. They are two different things, and the result will be different. You can steep your green tea bags in hot water, and add a bit of milk, and maple syrup, but the color, taste, and texture will not be the same.

Why is Starbucks matcha so sweet?

Is Starbucks matcha sweetened? All Starbucks matcha drinks are sweetened. This is because Starbucks matcha tea is a blend of sugar and ground Japanese green tea.