Cold-Buster Tea, a Starbucks Secret Menu tea recipe, is a perfect cure for the sniffling, sneezing, and congestion that invariably arrives with flu season. Tangy citrus paired with the penetrating spice of peppermint will help clear out your sinuses and boost your immune system, bringing a ray of sunshine into your cloudy day.
What Is In The Cold-Buster Tea On The Starbucks Secret Menu?
The Starbucks Secret Menu Cold-Buster Tea ingredients are hot water, lemonade, Jade Citrus Mint tea, Peach Tranquility tea, Starbucks peppermint syrup, and honey.
- 20 oz Starbucks Tea (10 oz hot water, 10 oz lemonade)
- 1 bag Jade Citrus Mint tea
- 1 bag Peach Tranquility tea
- 1 pump Starbucks peppermint syrup
- 1 tbsp honey
- Start with a Starbucks Jade Citrus Mint Tea made with 1/2 hot water and 1/2 lemonade.
- Add 1 bag Peach Tranquility tea.
- Pump the prescribed amount of peppermint syrup into your tea and stir.
- Add honey and stir.
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 364Total Fat: 1gSaturated Fat: 0gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 0gCholesterol: 0mgSodium: 55mgCarbohydrates: 95gFiber: 3gSugar: 67gProtein: 2g
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 Cold-Buster Tea from your barista is as follows:
“I would like a Cold-Buster Tea please, made with 1 bag of Jade Citrus Mint and 1 bag of Peach Tranquility, brewed with 1/2 hot water and 1/2 lemonade, 1 pump of peppermint syrup, and 1 tablespoon of honey.”
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Olivia co-founded Make Drinks in 2013 and serves as its Coffee and Cocktails editor … yes, incongruous competing categories for sure. However, bartending her way through college while obtaining a Bachelor’s in Computer Science at U.C. Berkeley left her abundantly prepared for this position. Oh, and two kids in tow. Coffee in the morning, cocktails at night … Ponce de León never knew the elusive fountain was so close.