Winter is coming and the red cups, syrups, sprinkles, and marshmallows are everywhere! Yes, it’s Christmas season once again, which means it’s time to swap the iced cold lattes for something a bit warmer and cosier, because who needs to worry about their summer bodies now? Britain's favourite coffee shops seem to up their game every year, bringing us more indulgence, a wider selection and of course, more sugar to keep us warm for a chilly winter ahead. A coffee or hot chocolate in a festive cup seems like an ideal way to cosy up, but it is probably not the greatest idea to have them daily. Why? Because all those tempting syrups and creams can send the calorie and fat content through the roof, with some accounting for nearly your entire daily recommended sugar intake (25g or 6 tablesp
You know Christmas is coming, when Starbucks reveals its festive drinks and cups! Everyone loves and can't wait for the Gingerbread latte, Eggnog Latte, Fudge Hot Chocolate or Toffee Nut Latte with extra whipped cream on top. This year, new to the festive drink menu is the "Festive Cold Brew". A classic brew blend with a pinch of spice and finished with orange and cranberry pieces to let everyone feel more Christmassy. Picture: Delish.com But it's not the only new thing you can find. The coffee giant, for the first time ever, has unveiled its first "colour in" cups. "This years' cup is intentionally designed to encourage our customers to add their own colour and illustrations," Leanne Fremar, executive creative director for Starbucks, said in a statement. "We love the idea...
The healthiest and unhealthiest offerings from Caffè Nero, Costa and Starbucks. Reporter: Yueer Wang | Subeditor: Ivelina Nikolova The leading coffee chains in Britain have released Christmas drink menus in early November, and they provide customers with nearly 20 choices. With so many drinks to choose from, we wonder which one you should have if you are watching your waistline, and which one is the best alternative when cutting the calories in your diet. After we dissected the drink reports from Caffè Nero, Costa and Starbucks, we found out the top five most calorific Christmas drinks and the healthiest one. Topping of the chart is Starbucks’ Chocolate fudge Frappuccino. Having been criticised for the staggering amounts of sugar in its hot chocolate, the festival drink fro
This November, Nando’s is wishing you a very PERi Christmas by launching their first festive menu. There are two new seasonal offerings this year – both flame-grilled, both sounding quite delicious. And your morning coffee at Starbucks got its winter twist back as well Reporter: Visnja Marjanovic | Subeditor: Ivelina Nikolova Say hello to the PERi-Berry Burger; a match made in heaven for all of us who have a hard time deciding whether to get boneless chicken thighs or chicken breast fillets every single time we go to Nando’s (Every. Single. Time.) This new burger combines both of the mentioned classics (yes, that is right, you can have both in one bite). It is served in a Portuguese roll with baby spinach and a PERi-Berry Chutney starring a mix of blueberries, cranberries, raspberrie