Pineapple Passionfruit Refresher

Starbucks  Copycat Recipe

Have you tried the new Pineapple Passionfruit Refresher yet? This Starbucks copycat recipe is easy to make at home & tastes just like the real thing!

Makes:  1 Drink Prep Time: 5 mins Cook Time: 20 mins

What are Refreshers?

Refreshers are iced Starbucks drinks that contain fruit juice, green coffee extract, and scoops of fruit. They make a few flavors, but Pineapple Passionfruit is the newest for summer 2022.


1)  Pineapple Passionfruit Base (recipe provided) 2) Water 3) Ice 3) Freeze-Dried Pineapple Pieces

Base Ingredients:

– Water – Granulated Sugar – Fresh Pineapple – Passionfruit Powder – Green coffee extract powder – Citric Acid

Put 1 ¼ cup water, sugar, & pineapple in medium-size saucepan & bring to a boil.

Make Base

Once boiling, lower heat & let simmer for 15 mins, until mixture has thickened a bit & fruit is breaking down.

Make Base

Strain into a bowl,  pressing down on pineapple to extract as much juice as possible. Return syrup to saucepan over low heat.

Make Base

Stir passionfruit powder, green coffee extract, & citric acid into syrup until mostly combined.

Make Base

Don't worry if the passionfruit powder doesn't fully blend in & there are some small clumps.

Make Base

Pour mixture back into bowl or into large mason jar & let cool. Syrup will continue to thicken as it cools.

Make Base

Add remaining 1 cup water & mix well to combine. Keep in fridge until ready to use.

Make Base

Add ½ cup base, ½ cup water, & ¼ cup freeze-dried pineapple pieces to an ice-filled shaker. Shake well to combine.

Make Refresher

Pour entire mixture (ice included) into glass. Top with additional pineapple pieces, if desired.

Make Refresher

Make adjustments based on how sweet you like your drink & enjoy this Starbucks copycat Refresher!