The holiday season is finally getting kicked off and Starbucks has once again geared up with its iconic reusable red cups. The design for this year’s cup is creative and outstanding like every other year, with stamped snowflakes and sparkles on the red carpet with the iconic mermaid in the center and a white lid. These memorable limited edition red cups are dashing into the market from November 17 customers can claim the cups while it lasts.
How To Receive A Free Holiday Cup At Starbucks On Red Cup Day In 2022?
To simply avail of the red cups all you have to do is go to any Starbucks store, or on orders placed on the Starbucks app for delivery and pickup.
The red cup festive is happening only in some stores while it lasts. However, Starbucks red cups are available on selected drinks. You can find the list of eligible drinks for the iconic red cup below.
- Apple crisp oatmmilk macchiato
- Caramel Brulee latte
- Chestnut praline latte
- Hot chocolate
- Irish cream cold brew
- Peppermint hot chocolate
- Peppermint Mocha
- Peppermint white hot chocolate
- Pumpkin cream cold brew
- Pumpkin spice latte
- Sugar cookie almond milk latte
- Toasted white hot chocolate
- Toasted white chocolate mocha
- White hot chocolate
The first holiday cups were introduced in 1997, this year celebrates the 25th anniversary of holiday cups. Since then holiday cup has been embedded as a festive tradition for the customers. Unique red cups have been gifted all these 25 years with eye-catching designs. All the red cups are introduced in the festive season only when genuine customers just wait to grab each of these for their collection. For beloved fans of the red cup’s legacy, this year is extra special for them
Being 25th anniversary, the coffee chain has decided to add four new additional cups this holiday season like every year, this year’s four new arrivals of holiday cups all look like cups wrapped up in a captivating wrapping paper. The four eye-catching holiday cups are given below:
Gift-wrapped magic: green ribbons with white sparkles surrounding the whole red cup vertically, display like a gift wrap.
Frosted sparkle: the mind green ice frosted with red diamonds and sparkles
Ornament wonder: a festive makeover with patterns of holiday symbols like ornaments, starbursts, sparkles, and Christmas trees all over the white cup
Christmas cup: a classic red cup with white big Christmas trees
In the wake of November, the coffee chain rolled out its holiday drink menu which includes peppermint Mocha, Caramel Brulée Latte, Chestnut Praline Latte, Toasted White Chocolate Mocha, Irish Cream Cold Brew, and Iced Sugar Cookie Almondmilk Latte, returning for the second time after its debut in last year.
Last year red cup day was celebrated on November 18. The red cup design has flattered the customers predominantly with its unique ribbon design swishing all over the center of the cup with random sparkles of different sizes along with four seasonal cups. Classic shades of red, white, and green each with impressive designs. According to the associate creative director of last year, Suzie Reecer expressed that all the red color cups is because they wanted customers to feel the festive holiday warm and magical
Starbucks is popular for its unique cup designs which literally flatter its customers. The cups are part of a legacy since 1997. As per Gary Jacobson Starbuck’s creative director, the handcrafted, artistry cup designs have evolved all through the years making a part of people’s holiday tradition. In addition, they feel like giving cups as free festive presents to customers and store partners will always be a Starbucks tradition.
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