This homemade Caramel Frappe is the perfect iced treat to satisfy your cravings for a refreshing and sweet beverage with a caffeine kick. Your days of needing to run out to Starbucks for your Caramel Frappuccino fix will be over when you realize how easily you can make this copycat recipe at home. Top your coffee drink with whipped cream and drizzle with additional caramel sauce!
Keyword Caramel Frappe, Caramel Frappuccino
Prep Time 2minutes
Cook Time 5minutes
Total Time 7minutes
1cupstrong brewed coffee chilleduse darker color coffee if you prefer a darker drink
2cupsiceplus more for serving. Use 1 cup ice if you prefer a thinner consistency. For a thicker consistency, you can always add more to the blender later
1cupmilk(You can use whole-fat or low-fat)
1/3cupcaramel sauce(add more if you want your drink to be sweeter. Plus more for topping)
Prepare coffee (brewed coffee or instant coffee) and let it chill in the refrigerator.
Add ice, coffee, milk, and caramel sauce into a blender.
Blend on low speed for about 30 seconds, and then on a max speed for about 20 seconds or until the mixture is evenly smooth. (Taste test your frappe, if you'd like to make it thicker, add more ice cubes and blend again.)
Pour the mixture into individual glasses and top with whipped cream.
Drizzle with caramel sauce. Serve and enjoy immediately.
It’s important to make your coffee ahead of time and let it chill before making the drink.
It’s best to start with less ice, and gradually add more to reach your desired consistency. Note that more ice makes a thicker drink.
For a creamier drink, you can use heavy cream instead of milk.