Starbucks Gives 31-Ounce Drinks A Try

Coffee lovers who want even more can order a new 31-ounce drink at Starbucks called a Trenta. The super-sized drink is being tested at 170 Starbucks in areas of Phoenix and Tampa, Florida. The nearly-quart-sized Trenta is available only for iced coffee and iced teas.

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Long ago, Starbucks took its smallest-sized coffee off the menu. You had to be in the know to order a short coffee. Employees learned to act like the more expensive tall coffee was really the small size. And if a tall isn't enough, you can still get the grande or the venti - really large. Now, some Starbucks will offer a sort of Big Gulp of coffee - the trenta, 31 ounces. No word when they'll offer you an IV drip.

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