Starbucks is serving Harry Potter Butterbeers

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  1. Shivvy

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    http://www.thedatereport.com/dating...arry-potters-butterbeer-on-their-secret-menu/

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    Not since Starbucks abruptly opened the flood gates to their ambrosiac Pumpkin Spice Latte at the end of the summer has there been a reason to run to your nearest Starbucks. Or if you’re well-versed the ways of wizards, Floo Powder might get you there quicker.

    According to Foodbeast, Harry Potter foodies can finally pair their chocolate frogs with a beverage this holiday season, as Starbucks has collected the ingredients to concoct a Butterbeer for any patron with the potion recipe. If you thought ordering off menu at a fancy restaurant was a surefire way of impressing a date, wait until you go beyond the obvious choices at one of the most popular establishments on the planet.

    Here’s what you’ll need to order to achieve Butterbeer goodness, in either warm or cold versions:

    Cold Version:
    • A Crème Frappuccino base, made with whole milk (not skim or 2%, which will mess up the consistency)
    • 3 pumps of caramel syrup
    • 3 pumps of toffee nut syrup
    • Top with caramel drizzle

    Warm Version:
    • Whole milk steamer Caramel syrup (2 pumps for a tall, 3 for grande, 4 for venti)
    • Toffee nut syrup (2 pumps for a tall, 3 for grande, 4 for venti)
    • Cinnamon Dolce syrup (2 pumps for a tall, 3 for grande, 4 for venti)
    • Top with whipped cream and salted caramel bits
    • Optional: 1 shot of espresso (2 for a grande or venti)

    Starbucks’ Butterbeers will only be available during the next few months, as the coffee chain cuts off the flow of toffee nut syrup after the holiday season. Because they are monsters.
     
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    Wait, so Butterbeer is non-alcoholic? :scratch: Well that's ruined that series of books/movies for me forever. :mad: Next I'll learn that stuff Luke was drinking at the bar in Star Wars was a chocolate milkshake.
     
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    ya. i was bummed too
     
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    it's mildly alcoholic in the books.
     
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    love the Harry Potter books
     
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    Enough to get, say , .....
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    ... drunk?
     
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    i enjoyed them. i would have gone apeshit over them as a kid.
     
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    i'll be happy when they start selling what they all tripped on in young guns. :)

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    Rated.
     
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    Take this shit to the ba. . . .

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    shes so cute
     
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    it was hard for me to tell how she was gonna turn out.
     
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    Hi shitty :hw:
     
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    Yeah, I did too when I was 8, then the bitch didn't get around to finishing the goddamn saga by the time I got to graduate school and couldn't give less of a fuck. My "childhood" ended somewhere around book 4.
     
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    the last ones are really good. allot darker. JKR isn't afraid to kill off characters.
     
  18. eliasbboy

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    She's also writing a new movie in the Harry Potter universe. :cheer:
     
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    The books always got darker with many deaths in the ones I read, I'm sure they're good, I just feel like an idiot holding a book with such technicolor cartoony dustjackets at this age, I feel my time would be better spent beating off to Emma Watson candids.
     
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    Hate the movies. I think that was her reason for being so slow with the books, to let the movie fans "catch up," like they're reading books.