Drink: Mocca Frapuccino® Starbucks
Where: Charcutería Rey David, 4ª Transversal entre Av. Alfredo Jahn y Andrés Bello. Los Palos Grandes. Caracas, Venezuela
$: Bs.F 40
By Greta Álvarez
People from other countries outside Venezuela won´t understand why something so mainstream as Starbucks is on a coolhunting page.
The answer is simple: in Venezuela we don´t have a Starbucks coffee shop anywhere, despite the desires of snob people, lovers of The Devil Wears Prada and frenetic adolescents, fans of Gossip Girl, and any workaholic who would love to walk around Altamira (a centric and cosmopolitan district of Caracas) with his smartphone in one hand and a caramel frapuccino on the other.
For this kind of wildlife-city-fauna, and for the rest too, CHP has discover the point where you can find Starbucks on a bottle. It´s price is Bs.F. 40 (around 10 US dollars). You can forget for a while the price is four times bigger than a regular Coffee in Venezuela and feel like a new yorker while you drink it.
Option B: If you don’t want/can’t spend a dime, you can always show your gastronomical talents and make a frapu-DIY: here´s the recipe:: Make a Starbucks