People Seem To Love Starbucks' New Secret Drink
Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ: SBUX) unveiled a new Halloween-themed drink this week called the "Franken Frappuccino."
According to a Starbucks employee on Reddit, the drink is an "officially sponsored secret menu drink," made up of a Green Tea Frappuccino mixed with white mocha, java chips and peppermint syrup.
Naturally, social media reacted.
Some users on Twitter were excited:
The Franken frappuccino is the best thing Starbucks has ever done pic.twitter.com/iW4aBagka4
— Caitlin McCarthy (@slaytlin) October 30, 2014
— Sam Sumner (@samsumner) October 30, 2014
— Amber L. Carter (@amber_lcarter) October 30, 2014
Starbucks received quite a bit of free promotion:
— That's Nerdalicious (@T_Nerdalicious) October 30, 2014
— Seventeen Magazine (@seventeenmag) October 29, 2014
Others were a bit miffed:
Ordered a Franken Frappuccino and held up the whole line in Starbucks. Lady didn't know how to ring it up. Whatever.
— Drip Drano (@MadBlackPoet) October 30, 2014
— Penny M (@CalliopeCo) October 28, 2014
And someone was just having fun:
@amber_lcarter No coffee in it? DON'T WASTE MY TIME STARBUCKS
— Melissa (@mfloyd21) October 30, 2014
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