5 Starbucks Drinks Besides the Unicorn Frappuccino That Contain Zero Caffeine but Tons of Sugar
The Unicorn Frappuccino.

In what looked like Starbucks' (SBUX - Get Report) latest gimmick to win Instagram followers, it released the Unicorn Frappuccino for a limited-time recently. Based off the name alone, customers probably assumed there was some sort of caffeine component to the drink.

In reality, the unicorn frap contained milk, ice, a whole lot of sugar and tons of artificial colors/flavors for a calorie count of 410 (16 ounces).

But, no caffeine.

When asked why Starbucks would market a drink as a "frappuccino," which implies it is similar to a cappuccino that contains caffeine, a company spokeswoman said Starbucks has always sold caffeine-free "crème frappuccino blended beverages."

"The Unicorn Frappuccino was a blended crème beverage, and therefore did not contain coffee," she said. Another good example was the introduction last year of the Pokemon Go frap (see below video). 

With that as a dose of inspiration, here's a list of Starbucks drinks that are caffeine free but are a sugar fiend's best friend. All nutritional facts are based on 24 oz (venti) sizes and come from Starbucks' website

Cotton Candy Crème Frappuccino
Cotton Candy Crème Frappuccino

Calories: 430

Total Fat: 18g

Sugars: 83g

Cupcake Crème Frappuccino
Cupcake Crème Frappuccino

Calories: 500

Total Fat: 17g

Sugars: 79g

Double Chocolaty Chip Crème Frappuccino
Double Chocolaty Chip Crème Frappuccino

Calories: 540

Total Fat: 23g

Sugars: 69g

Strawberries & Crème Frappuccino
Strawberries & Crème Frappuccino

Calories: 460

Total Fat: 17g

Sugars: 70g

Vanilla Bean Crème Frappuccino
Vanilla Bean Crème Frappuccino

Calories: 490

Total Fat: 18g

Sugars: 73g

Editor's Pick: Originally published April 25.

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