It seems like everywhere around the nation, there’s a Starbucks on every block. No wonder it’s also a popular choice for testing!

This report aggregates all Starbucks tests. It’s another data point to help you make the best decisions when eating out. Your items will always be unique, so it’s important to inform your decision with all the tools available to you: ask questions, request the use of clean utensils, and test with Nima.

Starbuck’s Locations Tested

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Test Results by Gluten-free Labels

#nimatested results from our community data

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Fast Facts

  1. The most tested item was the GF breakfast sandwich – and it always tested gluten-free!
  2. 9/10 items at Starbucks were correctly specified gluten-free!
  3. Different milks were tested in drinks but we didn’t find a correlation between gluten found and a specific milk type. Also, the drinks tested were both iced and hot.

Top Tested Dishes

These are aggregated test results to help you decide which dish to order. Your meal will be unique, so please also inform your decision by discussing your gluten-free needs with the staff and testing with Nima.

GF breakfast sandwhich

100%

Pumpkin Spice Latte/Frappuccino

83%

17%

Maple Peacan Latte

67%

33%

White Chocolate Mocha/Frappuccino

80%

20%

Drip Coffee & cold brew

100%

Chai tea latte

100%

Bacon egg bites

100%

Soy Latte

100%

Other Dishes

(1 -2 tests) Gluten found = orange, Gluten-free = green

  • Blonde Latte 100%
  • Caramel Frappuccino 100%
  • Cinnamon Latte 100%
  • Decaf Vanilla Latte 100%
  • Eggnog Chai Tea Latte 100%
  • Hazelnut Latte 100%
  • Marshmallow Dream Bar 100%
  • Potato Chip Chocolate 100%
  • Regular Latte 50% 50%
  • Veggie Brown Rice Salad Bowl 100%