Starbucks Secret Menu Turtle Macchiato

A chewy caramel and chocolate Macchiato you can order from the Secret Menu at Starbucks or learn how to make at home.

Turtle Macchiato, a Starbucks Secret Menu Macchiato recipe, is chewy treat washed with buttery caramel and drenched in delicious milk chocolate. If you like the seasonal Chocolate Turtles from See’s Candies, you’ll love this macchiato homage. And, feel free to drink it slowly as a tribute to its namesake … this is no time to rush.

What Is In The Turtle Macchiato On The Starbucks Secret Menu?

The Starbucks Secret Menu Turtle Macchiato ingredients are Starbucks espresso, steamed milk, Starbucks caramel syrup, and Starbucks mocha sauce.

How To Place Your Order

The Starbucks Secret Menu ordering equation is simple:

Secret Menu Drink = Base Drink + Substitutions + Additions

Therefore, the proper way to order a Turtle Macchiato from your barista is as follows:

“I would like aTurtle Macchiato please, which is a double shot of espresso with steamed milk, 2 pumps of caramel syrup and 2 pumps of mocha syrup.”

Starbucks Secret Menu Turtle Macchiato Recipe

Starbucks Secret Menu Turtle Macchiato Recipe

Yield: 1
Prep Time: 2 minutes
Cook Time: 1 minute
Total Time: 3 minutes

Turtle Macchiato is an unofficial coffee drink on the Secret Menu at Starbucks. This recipe will show you how to make one.


  1. Start with a Starbucks double shot of espresso in a tall cup.
  2. Add steamed milk.
  3. Pump in the prescribed amount of caramel syrup and mocha sauce into your macchiato or drizzle over foam. 
  4. And, if you happen to have any milk chocolate turtles with you, crumble them over the top for a touch of chewy perfection.
Nutrition Information:
Yield: 1 Serving Size: 16 oz
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 443Total Fat: 4gSaturated Fat: 2gUnsaturated Fat: 0gCholesterol: 12mgSodium: 92mgCarbohydrates: 74gFiber: 1gSugar: 6gProtein: 15g

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