LOOK: This is the Santa Hat frappe, the new Starbucks Christmas 2016 drink

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LOOK: This is the Santa Hat frappe, the new Starbucks Christmas 2016 drink

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Two kinds of whipped cream? Yes please! Plus, the toffee nut and peppermint mocha drinks are back!

MANILA, Philippines – Every year, Starbucks comes out with limited edition drinks for the holiday season. It’s the perfect pairing to the frenzy that comes with collecting enough stickers for the famous holiday planner, the pot of gold at the end of the sticker rainbow. And every year, the peppermint mocha and the toffee nut latte drinks come back, signaling that Christmas really is a-coming. A third drink, which changes from year to year, is also introduced. (READ: FIRST LOOK: The 2017 Starbucks planners are gorgeous!

This year’s new drink is a mystery no more: meet the Santa Hat Dark Mocha frappuccino. 

Photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

Photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

According to a release from Starbucks Philippines, this is: “Dark mocha topped with a crafted Santa Hat made with classic and strawberry whipped cream, strawberry drizzle and a dollop of snowy white whipped cream on top.”

And here are the prices, according to sizes: Tall, P170; Grande, P185; Venti, P200

The toffee nut latte and peppermint mocha drinks will cost you:

  • Short: P160
  • Tall: P170
  • Grande: P185
  • Venti: P200

Aside from the Christmas drinks, Starbucks is also bringing in new holiday treats and bringing back a few favorites. Here’s a look at what’s in store this holiday season!

Chocolate toffee nut loaf. Photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

Gingerbread cookie. Photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

Triple chocolate truffle cookie. Photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

Chocolate cruffin. Photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

Croque monseiur on croissant baguette. Photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

Chicken and turkey with cranberry sauce on croissant baguette. Photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

Note that the drinks and the holiday food will be available from November 2 until January 8, 2017! 

Will you be falling in line for your Santa Hat? Let us know in the comments below. – Rappler.com

 

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