Ninja Creami Copycat Starbucks Java Chip Frappuccino is so good. While I love Starbucks, I love a great copycat recipe that will save me loads and loads of cash.
This is my son’s favorite drink at Starbucks. Made with mocha and full of chocolate and coffee, this is a great and easy recipe to make at home. And it’s delicious.
When summer comes and school is out, we often go to Starbucks; while it’s a great outing with my kid, it gets expensive quickly. So, a homemade copycat version is in order.
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What Is A Starbucks Java Chip Frappuccino?
Pulled off the Starbucks menu, it’s a blend of mocha sauce and chips with coffee, milk, and ice. Then served over ice and with whipped cream and a mocha drizzle.
It is made with Frappuccino Chips, which I didn’t know, but after some research, I found that Frappuccino Chips are just java chips.
Making A Frappucino In Ninja Creami
Making a Frappuccino in a Ninja Creami is a breeze and allows you to enjoy your favorite coffeehouse-style frozen drinks from home comfort.
Whether you start with freshly brewed coffee or opt for the convenience of store-bought coffee, Ninja Creami’s powerful blending capabilities ensure a smooth and creamy texture every time.
With your Ninja Creami, you can craft endless variations of Frappuccinos to satisfy your cravings and elevate your coffee experience. So, fire up your Creami, blend up a Frappuccino, and savor the deliciousness of your homemade frozen coffee creation.
Ingredients Needed For Ninja Creami Copycat Starbucks Java Chip Frappuccino
Indulge in the magic of coffee shop luxury right from your kitchen with this Ninja Creami Copycat Starbucks Java Chip Frappuccino recipe.
The perfect blend of creamy, rich, and chocolatey goodness will satisfy your coffee cravings anytime you desire.
Remember the step-by-step directions and detailed ingredient list are below, in the printable recipe card at the bottom of the post, as well as the nutritional information.
- Espresso or Strong-Brewed Coffee: The foundation of this Java Chip Frappuccino is a shot of espresso or a cup of strong-brewed coffee. It provides that robust coffee flavor that’s essential to this delightful beverage.
- Half and Half: Cream adds creaminess to your Frappuccino. You can use any milk you choose, whether dairy, almond, soy, or oat. The choice is yours, and it’s what gives your Frappuccino that silky texture.
- Granulated Sugar: White sugar is used for this recipe.
- Chocolate Syrup: A generous drizzle of chocolate syrup adds sweetness and rich chocolate flavor to your Frappuccino. That delightful contrast to the coffee makes this drink so irresistible.
- Chocolate Chips: Chocolate chips are a must for that extra touch of chocolatey goodness. They enhance the flavor and provide those delightful little chocolate bits that make every sip delightful.
With these simple ingredients, you can whip up a Ninja Creami Copycat Starbucks Java Chip Frappuccino that rivals your favorite coffee shop’s version right in the comfort of your home. Enjoy!
How To Make Ninja Creami Copycat Starbucks Java Chip Frappuccino
Why make a trip to the coffee shop when you can enjoy the decadence of a Starbucks Java Chip Frappuccino in your home? With a Ninja Creami by your side, you can easily recreate this beloved coffeehouse favorite.
This Ninja Creami Copycat Starbucks Java Chip Frappuccino recipe will guide you through the steps to craft a creamy, chocolatey, and caffeinated masterpiece that will satisfy your cravings. So, let’s dive into the world of homemade Frappuccinos and treat yourself to a delightful coffee experience like no other.
Step One: Make The Creamiccino Base
In a clean Ninja Pint Container, add the granulated sugar. Slowly pour the coffee or espresso up to the DRINKABLE FILL LINE. Be careful not to overflow. Mix well, then slowly add the half and half cream to the DRINKABLE FILL LINE and mix well.
Step Two: Freeze
Place the Ninja Creami Pint Container Lid onto the pint jar and place it into the freezer on a flat surface. Freeze for 24 hours.
Step Three: Process
Remove the frozen mixture from the freezer, and remove the lid. Pour the coffee into the pint container, filling to the MAX FILL line.
Place the Ninja Creami Pin Container into the Outer Container, close the lid, and select CREAMICCINO. Allow for the machine to finish mixing.
Remove the pint jar from the machine.
Step Four: Serving
Pour the Creamiccino into a large glass and garnish with chocolate syrup, whipped cream, and java chips (optional)
What Is The Best Coffee For Starbucks Java Chip Frappuccino?
I usually recommend coffee brands to my friends, as I love a great cup of coffee, but you need to use a bold coffee for this drink or espresso.
Here are some of my favorites (affiliate links included)
Some Pro Tips For Making The Best Starbucks Java Chip Frappuccino
- Use a great coffee. Just like Starbucks, you need to start with a great brew. If you do not like the coffee as is, don’t use it.
- Pour the Frappuccino into a cold glass. I usually put mine in the freezer for a couple of minutes.
- Garnish it; some fantastic ideas are chocolate swirls, whipped chocolate cream, etc. (my kids love it with a cherry)
How to Make This Copycat Starbucks Java Chip Frappuccino Dairy-Free
There are so many ways to make this dairy-free. You can use Soy Milk, Almond Milk, Coconut Milk, Oat Milk, Rice Milk, Cashew Milk, Macadamia Milk, and Hemp Milk.
You can also make this vegan by substituting different vegan options.
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Ninja Creami Copycat Starbucks Java Chip Frappuccino
- 1/3 cup granulated sugar
- 3/4 cup half and half cream
- 14 ounces black coffee, -hot
- Additional Coffeee
- Whipped Cream
- Chocolate Syrup
- Java Chips
- In a clean Ninja Pint Container, add the granulated sugar. Slowly pour the coffee or espresso up to the DRINKABLE FILL LINE. Be careful not to overflow. Mix well, then slowly add the half and half cream to the DRINKABLE FILL LINE and mix well.
- Place the Ninja Creami Pint Container Lid onto the pint jar and place it into the freezer on a flat surface. Freeze for 24 hours.
- Remove the frozen mixture from the freezer, and remove the lid. Pour the coffee into the pint container, filling to the MAX FILL line.
- Place the Ninja Creami Pin Container into the Outer Container, close the lid, and select CREAMICCINO. Allow for the machine to finish mixing.
- Remove the pint jar from the machine.
- Pour the Creamiccino into a large glass and garnish with chocolate syrup, whipped cream, and java chips (optional)
- NInja Creami Machine
- Ninja Creami Pint Jar
- Ninja Creami Pint Jar Lid