Winter Warmup: Butterbeer

By: Elsa Buehler

Calling all Harry Potter fans!

 

It’s that chilly time of year where hot, sweet drinks are becoming more and more appealing. Why not give Butterbeer a shot? Warm, sweet, and quite like nothing you’ve ever tasted before, it’s the perfect thing to get you in the snowy (and Harry Potter) spirit! Below are a several variations of the coveted, fictional drink:

 

  1. Food Network
    SH1102_Butterbeer.jpg.rend.sni12col.landscapeCredible, 2 serving, make at home
    Recipe here: http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/butterbeer-recipe.html
  2. Starbucks
    butterbeer-frappuccino-262x350Don’t feel like cooking? Ask for specific “recipe,” found here:
    http://starbuckssecretmenu.net/starbucks-secret-menu-butterbeer-frappuccino/
  3. Butterbeer Latte
    butterbeer latte
    Self explanatory visual! Recipe here:
    http://www.foodista.com/blog/2011/08/22/butterbeer-latte-recipe-inspired-by-harry-potter
  4. Universal Studios
    ButterbeerMost of us can’t make it out to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, so here are some versions inspired by the park (which has three variations: hot, iced, or slushie).
    http://wizardingworldpark.com/butterbeer-recipes/

Enjoy!