Caffeine in Starbucks Cappuccino

Starbucks Cappuccino

150 mg

in a Grande (16 fl. oz) serving.

Based on FDA’s 400 mg daily limit for adults, the caffeine level is,


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The Starbucks Cappuccino is a classic, warm beverage that has been loved by coffee enthusiasts for years. It's a perfect blend of rich espresso, steamed milk and a thick layer of foam on top which makes it an ideal choice for those who enjoy the finer things in life.

This drink is handcrafted by skilled baristas at Starbucks using high-quality Arabica beans to create the signature espresso shot. The cappuccino strikes a harmonious balance between the bold flavor of espresso and the creamy texture of frothed milk. Whether you're starting your day or taking a mid-afternoon break, this delightful beverage offers comfort in every sip.

The Starbucks Cappuccino is available in these sizes,

Sizefl. ozCaffeine (mg)Calories
Starbucks Cappuccino sizes and caffeine content

Is it High in Caffeine?

According to the FDA’s daily caffeine limit of 400 mg for adults, the caffeine level in Starbucks Cappuccino is considered Medium.

It contains 150 mg caffeine in a Grande serving, which equals to 9.4 mg of caffeine per fl. oz.

The table below compares Starbucks Cappuccino against other popular caffeinated drinks.

Drink NameServing SizeCaffeine AmountCaffeine / fl. oz
Starbucks CappuccinoGrande (16 fl. oz)150 mg9.4
McDonald’s AmericanoMedium (16 fl. oz)142 mg8.9
Red Bull Original1 can (8.4 fl. oz)80 mg9.5
Monster Energy Original1 can (16 fl. oz)160 mg10
Coke Original1 can (12 fl. oz)34 mg2.8
Pepsi Classic1 can (12 fl. oz)38 mg3.2

Is it high in sugar?

The Starbucks Cappuccino contains g sugar in a Grande serving(16 fl. oz, which equals to teaspoons of sugar.

The table below compares Starbucks Cappuccino against other popular drinks.

Drink NameServing SizeSugarSugar (Teaspoon)
Starbucks Cappuccino1 can ( fl. oz) g
McDonald’s Caramel FrappeMedium (16 fl. oz)62 g15.5
Red Bull Original1 can (8.4 fl. oz)27 g7
Monster Energy Original1 can (16 fl. oz)28 g7
Coke Original1 can (12 fl. oz)65 g16.3
Pepsi Classic1 can (12 fl. oz)41 g10.3

Ingredients List

Milk, Brewed Espresso

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