The Guilty Pleasure: Starbucks Fizzio Sodas
Lauren Saria Starbucks new sodas are refreshing -- and caffiene-free -- summer drinks.
Where to Get It: Test markets, including Phoenix
Price: $2.45 for a Tall
What It Really Costs: The shame of frequenting the Starbucks drive-thru (don't lie, you know you do it)
Late last month, Starbucks unleashed its newest product on 16 states in the southern US including our own. And if you've been paying close attention, you won't be that surprised to know that the new addition to the coffee chain's menu is handcrafted sodas.
The company has been testing a line of carbonated drinks in certain markets for some time now but still hasn't announced when the drinks will be available nationwide. I'll admit I had reservations about the prospect of fancy Starbucks sodas (especially since I usually stay away from soda unless it's paired with vodka or tequila).
But after a few tries, I have to admit, they're pretty good.More »