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Added sugar is not so sweet

Added sugar is not so sweet

Talia Schreiber, Staff Writer

January 19, 2019

The school bell rings. Ella Reyes, a junior, walks down the street to Ya-Ua, a popular hangout spot near Carlmont. She stands in the 20-minute line to order the Taiwanese drink commonly called boba tea. It takes her less than 10 minutes to down her 16-ounce drink, full of sugar, condensed milk, and t...

Is ‘Venti’ not enough? Starbucks announced larger drink size

Is ‘Venti’ not enough? Starbucks announced larger drink size

January 16, 2011

[media-credit id=5 align="alignleft" width="250"][/media-credit] On Jan. 16, Starbucks Corp. announced in a press release statement that they will be releasing a new product: a 31-ounce "Trenta" cup size. The new size is seven ounces larger than "Venti," the current largest cup size, and will only be used for iced drinks. Seventeen states including Arizona, Florida and Texas w...

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