The last couple of years there has been this weird debate about the Starbucks Christmas cups.  One year they were too Christmas-y and then the next year people complained that they weren't Christmas-y enough.  So this year they have 4 different styles.

The new holiday cups will come in four new designs: Polka Dots, Merry Dance, Merry Stripes, and Candy Cane Stripe. According to the official press release, they’re meant to “evoke mini moments of joy for our customers and partners – it’s fun, festive and uniquely Starbucks.”

There should be something for everyone.

The cups are coinciding with the holiday drink flavors.

Peppermint Mocha, Toasted White Chocolate, Caramel Brulee Latte, Chestnut Praline Latte, and Eggnog Latte.

My favorite is the Peppermint Mocha, only I get the white mocha.  They all sound pretty good, however.

Also the reusable cups are back too... and you can get a pretty decent deal on your drink if you use it enough.  But if you want one, you better hurry....

Back again this year are Starbucks limited-edition reusable red cups, which will be handed out to customers who order a holiday beverage on Thursday. If you bring back your new reusable cup after 2 p.m. through January 7, you can get 50 cents off a grande holiday beverage of your choice. They sold out within minutes at some locations last year, so be prepared to be first in line if you want to snag one this year.

Happy Holidays!

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