Caffeine in Starbucks Matcha Tea Latte

Starbucks Matcha Tea Latte

80 mg

in a Grande (16 fl. oz) serving.

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

Low

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The Starbucks Matcha Tea Latte is a delightful blend of traditional and modern flavors, offering a unique twist on the classic latte. This beverage combines the earthy taste of pure matcha green tea powder with steamed milk to create a smooth, creamy drink that's both refreshing and invigorating.

Matcha, which originates from Japan, is known for its health benefits including high antioxidants and boosting metabolism. The Starbucks Matcha Tea Latte brings this ancient ingredient into the mainstream coffee culture. Whether you're looking for an afternoon pick-me-up or just want to try something new, this vibrant green latte offers a delicious alternative to your usual coffee order.

The Starbucks Matcha Tea Latte is available in these sizes,

Sizefl. ozCaffeine (mg)Calories
Short830110
Tall1255190
Grande1680240
Venti20110320
Starbucks Matcha Tea Latte 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 Matcha Tea Latte is considered Low.

It contains 80 mg caffeine in a Grande serving, which equals to 5.0 mg of caffeine per fl. oz.

The table below compares Starbucks Matcha Tea Latte against other popular caffeinated drinks.

Drink NameServing SizeCaffeine AmountCaffeine / fl. oz
Starbucks Matcha Tea LatteGrande (16 fl. oz)80 mg5.0
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 Matcha Tea Latte contains g sugar in a Grande serving(16 fl. oz, which equals to teaspoons of sugar.

The table below compares Starbucks Matcha Tea Latte against other popular drinks.

Drink NameServing SizeSugarSugar (Teaspoon)
Starbucks Matcha Tea Latte1 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, Matcha Tea Blend [Sugar, Ground Green Tea]

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