web analytics

New newsletter coming soon! Sign up here with your email address to get our monthly newsletter, with news updates and seasonal recipes.

Starbucks to release new chocolates, hot chocolate

Starbucks and Hershey’s have recently come togetherto put out a new line of coffee-flavored, Starbucks branded chocolates, which should be available in stores in just a few months. Starbucks currently sells a line of chocolates in their stores, but these new items will be sold at grocery stores, much like the bottled frappuccinos and coffee drinks are now. The companies are planning a lineup that includes chocolate bars, truffles and chocolate-covered coffee beans.

The first item expected to hit stores is a premium, Starbucks-brand hot chocolate. The companies have not yet confirmed that the drink will be a powdered mix, but since Starbucks produces its other bottled beverages with Pepsi, a powder seems likely. This is good news for fans of the Starbucks Mocha Powder – which was (very unfortunately) discontinued as a retail item last year – as there is at least a chance that it will live up to the original recipe.

Share this article

  • JEP
    July 23, 2007

    I am a big Starbuck’s fan! A side note from today’s news, 9 cent price icrease on 7/31. I’m a diehard so that’s not a problem for me–ha!

  • ashley
    July 24, 2007

    You can get the mocha powder in Canada still.

What do you think?

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *