Starbucks is launching a new drink with Ariana Grande

StarbucksStarbucks and Ariana Grande teased the ‘Cloud Macchiato.’

Starbucks is debuting a new drink with the help of Ariana Grande.

On Tuesday, the coffee giant confirmed that it was adding a “Cloud Macchiato” to the menu. The drink melds a classic macchiato with cold foam, which Starbucks describes as “an airy microfoam frothed cold and blended until smooth, creating layers of creamy texture and flavour, without the cream.”


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The Cloud Macchiato will be available with caramel or cinnamon flavour and served cold or hot. It will join Starbucks’ menu as a permanent item as the coffee giant doubles down on cold beverages.

The drink is part of a collaboration with Grande. On Monday, both Starbucks and Grande posted cryptic tweets with cloud emojis. Grande’s love of clouds (and the cloud emoji) is well documented, with the singer launching a Cloud perfume in February.

According to internal documents viewed by Business Insider, Starbucks also plans to debut a playlist featuring Grande’s songs and some of her favourite music on Saturday, as well as a playlist for International Women’s Day on Friday.

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