Homemade Frappuccinos on a Budget

At over $4.00 a pop, Starbucks beloved Frappuccinos, the popular blended iced coffee beverage, could definitely be considered a splurge. When you consider how easy it is to replicate the flavor at home, you’ll never want to go back to the store bought kind again! Consider this recipe a starting point, and adjust the ingredients to fit your preferences as you go along.

Photo from Coffee Mag

Homemade Frappuccinos


  • 1 cup strong coffee, cold
  • 3/4 cup milk
  • 2 tbsp sugar
  • 2 cups crushed ice
  • 3 tbsp chocolate syrup
  • whipped cream, optional
  • caramel or chocolate syrup, optional


  1. Combine all of the ingredients in a blender and blend it up!
  2. Pour into a tall glass and top with whipped cream and syrup, if using.
  3. Enjoy!

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Photo Credits: Coffee Mag, Starbucks


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