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Purple Yam Cheesecake to Dragon Dumplings: 16 Starbucks Food Items You Won't Find in the U.S. Slideshow

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Purple Yam Cheesecake to Dragon Dumplings: 16 Starbucks Food Items You Won't Find in the U.S.
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Purple Yam Cheesecake to Dragon Dumplings: 16 Starbucks Food Items You Won't Find in the U.S.

You might not have realized this, but Starbucks has locations in 75 countries around the world. And just like McDonald’s, Pizza Hut, and plenty of other chains with international locations, the culinary offerings can be as diverse as the countries they’re in. Here are 16 international Starbucks food items that you won’t find anywhere in the U.S.

Chile: Barrita Nuez
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Chile: Barrita Nuez

In Chile, you can buy a cookie stuffed with walnuts, nougat, and dulce de leche.

Turkey: Cheese Savoury
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Turkey: Cheese Savoury

Inspired by a Turkish simit (similar to a bagel), Starbucks’ version incorporates poppy seeds, olives, walnuts, and cream cheese.

Korea: Chocolate Crunchy Roll
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Korea: Chocolate Crunchy Roll

To make this dessert, chocolate sponge cake is rolled up with whipped mascarpone cream and coated with hazelnuts and chocolate. Yes, please!

Argentina: Muffin de Vanilla y Dulce de Leche
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Argentina: Muffin de Vanilla y Dulce de Leche

In Argentina, you’ll find a vanilla muffin filled with dulce de leche and topped with crunchy crumble.

The Netherlands: Eggs Benedict
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The Netherlands: Eggs Benedict

Starbucks’ take on eggs Benedict is a bed of spinach topped with slices of ham, two poached eggs, and hollandaise; whole grain toast is served on the side.

UK: Firecracker Chicken & Giant Cous Cous Hot Box
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UK: Firecracker Chicken & Giant Cous Cous Hot Box

This box is filled with Israeli cous cous, Korean-style chicken marinated in bulgogi sauce, sliced peas, and charred peppers and chiles.

Thailand: Green Tea Red Bean Mascarpone Cake
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Thailand: Green Tea Red Bean Mascarpone Cake

This sponge cake is made with matcha powder, and it’s layered with a frosting of mascarpone and red bean paste.

Middle East: Halloumi, Kashkawane, and Zaatar Wrap
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Middle East: Halloumi, Kashkawane, and Zaatar Wrap

This vegetarian wrap is filled with halloumi (a fresh cheese that doesn’t melt), kashkawane (a melty cow and sheep milk cheese), tomato, black olives, mayo, and a popular Middle Eastern spice blend called zaatar.

Middle East: Labneh Sandwich
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Middle East: Labneh Sandwich

This sandwich starts with two slices of whole wheat bread, which are filled with labneh (a soft yogurt cheese), cucumbers, black olives, and mint. We imagine that this would go quite well with a cup of tea.

France: Omelette Façon Piperade
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France: Omelette Façon Piperade

This omelette is served on a bed of spinach and topped with grilled vegetables and piperade (sauteed onion, green pepper, and tomatoes with espelette pepper) and served with toasted bread.

Brazil: Pão Na Chapa
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Brazil: Pão Na Chapa

One of Brazil’s most popular breakfast items, this is a simple toasted baguette topped with a melted creamy processed cheese spread called Catupiry.

Chile: Pie de Berries
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Chile: Pie de Berries

This is a tartlet filled with sweet creamy cheese, berries, and glazed nuts.

Philippines: Purple Yam Cheesecake
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Philippines: Purple Yam Cheesecake

This light cheesecake is swirled with purple yam, red mung bean, and macapuno coconut.

Hong Kong, Philippines, Taiwan, and Vietnam: Soba Salad
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Hong Kong, Philippines, Taiwan, and Vietnam: Soba Salad

This salad starts with mixed greens, which are then topped with chicken, shiitake mushroom, carrot, onion, soba noodles, and black sesame soy dressing.

Chile: Torta 4 Leches
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Chile: Torta 4 Leches

This spin on tres leches actually contains cuatro leches: cream, whole milk, condensed milk, and evaporated milk. It’s layered with manjar (which is similar to dulce de leche), and topped with meringue.

China and Taiwan: Dragon Dumplings
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China and Taiwan: Dragon Dumplings

These sweet dumplings, created to honor China’s annual Dragon Boat Festival, are made with a rice skin and are filled with strawberry and cream, Earl Grey jelly, mango, green tea and red bean, and coffee almond.

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