Starbucks customer pays $47.30 for coffee

(Image for illustrative purposes).

(Image for illustrative purposes).

A customer in the US state of Washington paid US$47.30 for an extra large, otherwise known as vente, Starbucks Frappucino, to secure the world record for the most expensive drink from the coffee house franchise. 

Beau Chevassus ordered a 52 ounce drink with 48 shots of mocha, soya milk, protein powder, strawberries, two bananas, caramel topping, vanilla bean chips among other ingredients.

The previous record for a drink at Starbucks was US$23.60 according to a video Chevassus posted on YouTube. His video has close to 100,000 views so far.

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Posted by: Asif

haha..!
what a waste of time and money..
I dare him to drink it every morning!

Posted by: Noor

how do you spell s.t.u.p.i.d?

Posted by: Wassim

He could have added also some Tuna and Hummus...This is disgusting

Posted by: Bar Eista

You really think he did it for the taste?

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