If you love the Pink Drink from a popular coffee shop, you’re going to really love this dupe which actually tastes better than the original. It is tea-free and perfect for kids and adults of all ages. The secret ingredient is what makes this POP! This post contains affiliate links.
I don’t know about you, but I am a sucker for creamy, fruity drinks that make my lips smack together in sheer bliss! However, paying the $6 or more a pop from Starbucks is not always feasible on my wallet. So, I set out to experiment and I believe I have the flavor down to a perfect science with an extra sparkling tweak.
If you love Pink Drinks, you are going to want to get your shopping list or add to cart feature ready! I present to you the perfect Fizzy Strawberry Pink Drink. This perfectly sweet and creamy drink will help you coast into the warmer months with a smile. While the color is slightly off from the original, don’t let it fool you because the taste is absolutely incredible and worth every sip! Best of all, you might even possibly have some of the ingredients needed for this Fizzy Strawberry Pink Drink on-hand.
Pink Drink Ingredients
These ingredients are what you need to make two standard-sized cups of strawberry-flavored heaven.
Torani Strawberry Syrup ((secret ingredient)) – Available on Amazon, or their official site, this is a must-have for your bar cart, and summer drinks. In fact, dare I say it is the tastiest, fruity Torani Syrup I’ve ever tried?
Berry juice – I have tried an off brand and a name brand and for this pink drink, Juicy Juice Berry blend is a must!
Frozen Strawberries – To chill your drink, and get that perfect puree, frozen strawberries are needed.
Coconut Milk – I used a shelf-stable brand just like Starbucks uses and it worked perfectly.
Sugar – You will need a wee bit to sweeten your pink drinks.
Freeze-dried strawberries – These make it just feel right, and they are also pretty! I love the texture and flavor of the CVS brand.
Sparkling water – This adds a nice fizzle to the drink and makes it taste super yummy!
Ice Cubes – These keep your drink perfectly chilled.
Alcohol – If you are 21+, adding an ounce of white rum to each drink is soooo refreshing!
Strawberry Cold Foam Ingredients
Want to make your drink even more lip smackin’ good? How about adding a Strawberry Cold Foam Topper? To make one, you’ll need the following:
Heavy Cream – This is the base to make it thick, rich, and creamy.
Splash of milk – A wee bit of milk is needed to thin out the luxurious cream.
Torani Strawberry Syrup – Provides that perfect strawberry flavor and pretty pink color.
How to Make a Pink Drink at Home
In two glasses, add a few freeze-dried berries reserving some for garnish. Pour ¼ cup of sparkling water into each glass; add ice cubes. In a blender, add berry juice, Torani Strawberry Syrup, strawberries, coconut milk, and sugar. Blend until smooth. Pour over Strawberry Pink Drink. *You can also shake the beverage in a drink shaker to be super fancy and mix it all perfectly.
To make the strawberry cold foam topper, In a blender, blend the Torani Strawberry Syrup, milk, and heavy cream for 10 seconds or until thick. Scoop or pour the strawberry cold foam onto each drink and enjoy.
More Drinks to Try Today
Strawberry Pink Drink
- Measuring cups and spoons
- 2 12-ounce glasses
- 2 ounces Torani Strawberry Syrup
- 1½ cups Juicy Juice Berry juice
- 6 whole frozen strawberries
- ⅔ cup coconut milk
- 2½ tablespoons white sugar
- ¼ cup freeze-dried strawberries divided
- ½ cup sparkling water
Strawberry Cold Foam
- 4 ounces heavy cream
- 2 tablespoons milk whole or 2%
- 1 ounce Torani Strawberry Syrup
- In two glasses, add a few freeze-dried berries reserving some for garnish.
- Pour ¼ cup of sparkling water into each glass; add ice cubes.
- In a blender, add berry juice, Torani Strawberry Syrup, strawberries, coconut milk, and sugar. Blend until smooth.
- Pour Strawberry Pink drink into the glasses leaving room for the cold foam.
Strawberry Cold Foam
- In a blender, blend the Strawbery Torani Syrup, milk, and heavy cream for 10 seconds or until thick.
- Scoop strawberry cream onto each drink and garnish with additional freeze dried strawberries.
- Serve with a straw and enjoy immediately.