….actually no, it doesn’t taste anything like chicken. I just wanted to attract attention :-)
Anyway, my buddies at Starbucks along Market Street and Beale convinced me to try the DARK CHERRY MOCHA (my favorite drink is non-fat mocha after all) and since I am such a great sport and I like being treated like a guinea pig, I decided to give it a shot.
The drink is actually not bad. Not my favorite but I did like the way the drink seems to have the dark chocolate taste that dominated my taste buds. The cherry taste was there and it did feel like I was slurping on a “See’s” dark chocolate candy with a cherry filling. Now this is not a negative comment, but rather more of an observation. The folks in this Starbucks store know me so I got charged $ 1.85 for a grande size drink; the regular price is $ 3.85. Hey, I may be biased on my coffee enjoyment but it helps to have connections.
I’m not exactly too big on sweet coffee drinks but sometimes, they do hit the spot on a cold, breezy day.
I first heard about the Starbucks Dark Cherry Mocha from a review written by @woopak_the_thrill. Since I would be going to Target today and I knew there was a Starbucks by their food court, I decided to indulge in a bit of luxury. I was extremely lucky because I tried two versions of this mocha: one made the traditional way with espresso and the other made as a hot chocolate with added flavoring. The two drinks were very different from each other. The espresso version … more