If you were living under a rock last week, then you probably missed it when the internet blew up about Starbucks new, limited time only, Unicorn Frappuccino. Headlines ranged from the the universes obsession to baristas breaking down on the scene.
We thought we’d attempt to find one of these mythical frappes and give it a taste test to see what the hype was all about. However, every Starbucks we went to either ran out of the frappuccino ingredients… like ALL the ingredients, or didn’t have the unicorn ingredients. Four days later we attempted to return, and still the same results. By the time we knew it, the window had passed and there were no more Unicorn Frappuccinos.
Which led us to question… was this a Starbucks ploy, did the unicorn frappuccino even exist? Is it a myth the internet went crazy over, or did real humans have the opportunity to purchase said drink and enjoy it’s unnatural pink glory?
If you missed out, here are 6 reasons why you shouldn’t be upset:
1. It’s unnatural looking… need we say more?