You only need 5 ingredients and a blender to recreate this popular Starbucks drink at home

Fans of the Starbucks Strawberry Frappuccino can now make their own with only five ingredients

A Starbucks Strawberry Frappuccino on a backdrop of cartoon strawberries
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This viral TikTok recipe is both a cheaper and healthier way of getting your Starbucks fix at home.

Those who like to recreate their favourite food chain's menus will know that TikTok recipes are a great place to find inspiration; the video-sharing platform is full of foodie hacks that often require minimal ingredients and equipment. They can be a fun thing to do with the kids too, which is why we're always on the lookout for the latest viral recipes. 

And Starbucks lovers will enjoy this recipe from Andy Hay, aka @andyseastcoastkitchen on TikTok. Andy has earned himself over 266,000 followers on the platform for his "approachable recipes for home cooks", and his DIY Starbucks Strawberry Frappuccino has received more than 215,000 likes.

Using just five ingredients - strawberries, ice, milk, maple syrup and vanilla extract - Andy whips up the popular drink in just minutes using his blender. He promises that "this five-ingredient, natural strawberry frappuccino will cool you down this summer", adding, "I'm telling you, you will love this. Make it. Trust me." Ok, Andy!

Keep reading to find out how you can recreate the Starbucks Strawberry Frappucino at home...

How to make a Starbucks Strawberry Frappuccino at home


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  • 18-20 large strawberries
  • 4 cups of ice
  • 1/4 cup of maple syrup
  • 2 cups of milk
  • One teaspoon of vanilla extract


  1. Add all five ingredients into a blender
  2. Blend until smooth
  3. Optional: Top with whipped cream and fresh strawberries

The great thing about this recipes is that it uses all natural ingredients and, as Andy points out, you can control how much sugar goes into it.

Andy's followers were fans of the DIY hack, with one TikTok user commenting on the video, "Omg it’s the best drink I’ve ever made," while another said, "Just bought two big baskets of local strawberries! Will try it for sure!!!"

Another pointed out that you could skip the ice and make a milkshake instead, writing, "Guys I tried it without ice and it’s soo good!!!! Try it!"

If you're looking for more easy treats to make at home, you could try this 3 ingredient Oreo ice cream recipe, or how about these air fryer cinnamon doughnuts?

Ellie Hutchings
Family News Editor

Ellie is GoodtoKnow’s Family News Editor and covers all the latest trends in the parenting world - from relationship advice and baby names to wellbeing and self-care ideas for busy mums. Ellie is also an NCTJ-qualified journalist and has a distinction in MA Magazine Journalism from Nottingham Trent University and a first-class degree in Journalism from Cardiff University. Previously, Ellie has worked with BBC Good Food, The Big Issue, and the Nottingham Post, as well as freelancing as an arts and entertainment writer alongside her studies. When she’s not got her nose in a book, you’ll probably find Ellie jogging around her local park, indulging in an insta-worthy restaurant, or watching Netflix’s newest true crime documentary.