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Starbucks' New Magical Frappuccino Flavor Is Going to Blow Your Mind

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The only thing more elusive than this Frappuccino is the mythical beast it's named after

Like all things powerful and full of magic, Starbucks tends to be pretty secretive about its plans for the future. Whether it's the hotly contested designs of their seasonal cups or speculation about their upcoming beverage flavors, we have to rely on rumors and leaks to get information before anything actually launches.

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But leaks there are, and judging by a few sly Reddit posts and a slightly more explicit Instagram pic, we're in for a real treat.

Starbucks is launching a Unicorn Frappuccino.

Are you still with me? Or did you fall on the floor from excitement, with visions of unicorns prancing around your little dazed head?

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Apparently, the Unicorn Frappuccino is launching sometime next week (between April 17 and 19!) and will have a Skittles Tropical flavor that's made with mango syrup, white mocha and topped with pink and blue powder or sprinkles. Since it's made with a cream base, we imagine that it'll taste something like rainbow sherbet or a similarly fruity ice cream treat.

Other than that, much like the mythical beast it's named after, not much is known or can be verified about the Unicorn Frappuccino. But luckily, if the rumors can be believed, we'll be able to start sipping on this magical treat in just a few days.

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