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:
  2. Starbucks
    butterbeer-frappuccino-262x350Don’t feel like cooking? Ask for specific “recipe,” found here:
  3. Butterbeer Latte
    butterbeer latte
    Self explanatory visual! Recipe here:
  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).