Those unmistakable red Starbucks cups have been out for a week now, and Dunkin’ Donuts recently debuted its red velvet latte. In other words, the holidays are in full swing, America.
But how does one coffee chain’s peppermint mocha compare nutritionally to another’s? That’s the question in this week’s Lunch Break Quiz, which pits various holiday drinks against one another. Test your knowledge and find out which drink is the healthiest to order next time you’re in the mood for some liquid holiday cheer.
Espresso, steamed milk, mocha sauce, peppermint-flavored syrup, sweetened whipped cream, and dark chocolate curls.
Ho Ho Mint Mocha
Melted dark chocolate, steamed milk, espresso, mint flavoring, whipped cream, and crushed candy canes.
Au Bon Pain
Ghirardelli Hot Chocolate
Chocolate mix, whipped cream, and milk.
Corner Bakery Cafe
Truffle Hot Chocolate
Chocolate, milk, and truffle.
Red Velvet Latte
Skim milk, espresso, red velvet syrup, sweetened condensed skim milk, and food dye.
Berry White Mocha
Melted white chocolate, steamed milk, espresso, raspberry flavor, whipped cream, and chocolate chips.
Whole milk, espresso, and caramel syrup.
Caramel Brulée Latte
Espresso, steamed milk, caramel brulée sauce, sweetened whipped cream, and caramel brulée topping.