CBS Native — In the event you’ve had an web connection and the faintest semblance of a social media account, there’s little question you’ve come throughout Starbucks’ restricted version Unicorn Frappuccino drink. The precise sugar content material for a daily measurement drink has been identified by the Connecticut Well being Division and, in what ought to be a shock to nobody, this drink is the antithesis of a non-fats fruit smoothie.
The Connecticut Well being Division identified on their official Fb account that the Unicorn Frap incorporates greater than double the advised sugar consumption by the American Coronary heart Affiliation.
Apparently nobody had bothered to verify on the well being contents of this drink, or determined that ignorance is bliss and ignored it.
To be clear, in the event you eat one in every of these drinks, you’ve already blown handed the really helpful threshold of sugar earlier than even taking a chew out of a strong meals for the remainder of the day.
However, although, it’s not as if Starbucks’ advertising marketing campaign for this drink was to boast of its dietary values.
On prime of this, many commenters responded to the submit with out a lot shock to the Connecticut Well being Division’s PSA, and identified that lots of Starbucks’ drink include equally extreme quantities of sugar and energy.
Starbucks launched the drink final Wednesday and was obtainable via Sunday.