A cotton candy frappuccino is another tasty option for anyone craving a blended drink without the caffeine.
On a mission to have copycat recipes for all the coffeehouse drinks, let’s welcome the cotton candy frappuccino to the list.
This blended drink is easy to make, and be sure to scroll to the bottom to see how to turn it into an adorable unicorn frappe!
Cotton Candy Frappe – Raspberry Blended Drink
The Starbucks Cotton Candy Frappuccino is one of those drinks on the “secret menu.” Thankfully, it’s one that probably won’t anger your favorite barista. It’s basically a Vanilla Bean Frappe with
Since this cotton candy drink is so simple, we can easily whip one up at home. With just a few ingredients, you can skip the trip, save some money, make the size you want, and tweak the ingredients to your liking.
What you need to make a cotton candy frappe
- Vanilla ice cream
- Whipped cream
- Corn syrup
Steps to make the raspberry frappe
Place a drop of corn syrup on a paper towel and gently rub the rims of the serving glasses.
Pour sprinkles onto a plate and dip the rims of the glasses in them to coat.
Obviously, this is optional and basically for appearance.
Add the ice, milk, ice cream, and
Blend until smooth.
Pour into the prepared glasses.
Top with whipped cream and serve.
This amount will fill one large glass, but I suggest splitting it into two servings.
Top with fresh raspberries for an extra little burst of color and flavor.
Just for fun, you can top your cotton candy drink with a candy horn and other colorful sprinkles to make it look like a unicorn frappé.
Doing this won’t be a unicorn frappuccino copycat because the flavors are different, but it’s cute all the same!
Please remove the unicorn horn before serving for safety.
Cotton Candy Frappuccino Recipe Notes and FAQ
How do you order a Cotton Candy Frappuccino?
To order a cotton candy frappé, ask for a tall Vanilla Bean Frappuccino with a pump of
The syrup smells like cough syrup!
Where do you get the candy unicorn horn?
The candy unicorn horn used here is the same one used in the unicorn hot chocolate melts. It was purchased at JOANN, and appears to be exclusive to the store.
- 1 cup ice
- 1 cup milk
- 3 cups vanilla ice cream
- 2 tablespoons raspberry syrup
- whipped cream
- corn syrup
- white sprinkles
- Add a small amount of corn syrup to a paper towel and gently rub the rim of two glasses. Pour sprinkles onto the rims or dredge the rims in sprinkles spread onto a plate. Set aside.
- In a blender, combine ice, milk, ice cream, and raspberry syrup. Blend until smooth. Pour into prepared glasses. Top with whipped cream and serve.
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Amount Per Serving: Calories: 636Total Fat: 25gSaturated Fat: 15gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 8gCholesterol: 99mgSodium: 256mgCarbohydrates: 93gFiber: 2gSugar: 70gProtein: 11g
Nutrition facts are an estimate only.
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