Caffeine in Starbucks Cold Brew Black (Unsweeted)

Starbucks Cold Brew Black (Unsweeted)

175 mg

in a 11 fl. oz (325 ml) .

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


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Starbucks Cold Brew Black (Unsweetened) is a refreshing and invigorating beverage that offers the perfect balance of smoothness and bold flavor. This drink is made by steeping ground coffee in cool water for an extended period, resulting in a unique taste profile that's less acidic than traditional iced coffee.

The unsweetened version of Starbucks' cold brew provides a pure, unadulterated coffee experience for those who prefer their drinks without any added sugar or sweeteners. It's an excellent choice for health-conscious individuals looking to enjoy the rich flavors of cold brew without any extra calories.

Is it High in Caffeine?

According to the FDA’s daily caffeine limit of 400 mg for adults, the caffeine levels in Starbucks Cold Brew Black (Unsweeted) is considered Medium.

It contains 175 mg caffeine in a 11 fl oz. (325 ml) serving.

This equals 15.9 mg of caffeine per fl oz., or 53.8 mg per 100 ml.

Is it high in sugar?

The Starbucks Cold Brew Black (Unsweeted) contains g sugar in a 11 fl oz. (325 ml) serving. This equals teaspoons of sugar.

The table below compares Starbucks Cold Brew Black (Unsweeted) against other popular drinks.

Drink NameServing SizeSugarSugar (Teaspoon)
Starbucks Cold Brew Black (Unsweeted)1 can (11 fl. oz) g
Starbucks Coffee FrappuccinoGrande (16 fl. oz)45 g11.3
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

Cold-Brewed Starbucks Coffee (Water, Coffee)

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