Some days you can barely find the time to shower, let alone find time for a Starbucks run. So finding ways to indulge in Frappuccinos at home is a great time saver AND money saver! Instead of spending $7 on your daily matcha Frappucchino, you can use that money to purchase matcha powder that will make you a dozen copycat Starbucks Matcha Frappuccinos! Customize it with your favorite milk and top it with whipped cream if you want to go all out.
Matcha recipes have been gaining in popularity due to matcha’s high amount of antioxidants, fiber, vitamins, smooth texture and bold, delicious flavor. But while you’ve been mixing this green powder into cakes and smoothies, I find blending it into a Frappuccino at home is most delicious way to enjoy it.
Here’s how to make a copycat Starbucks Matcha Frappuccino at home:
See how to make your own Starbucks matcha frappuccino at home, complete with whipped cream!
Copycat Starbucks Matcha Frappuccino
Some days you can barely find the time to shower, let alone find time for a Starbucks run. So finding ways to indulge in Frappuccinos at home is a great time saver AND money…
- 1 cup milk of choice (whole milk recommended for thickness)
- 1 tbsp matcha powder
- 3 tbsp granulated sugar
- 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
- whipped cream, optional for topping
- Combine milk, matcha powder, sugar, vanilla and about 1/2 cup of ice in a blender and blend until smooth. Add more ice if needed to achieve a frappuccino-like consistency.
- Pour the matcha frappuccino into a large glass and top with whipped cream and a sprinkle of matcha powder if desired