Every winter, the nation’s coffee chains offer seasonal drinksdesigned to get your taste buds in the holiday spirit. And it works! Only the grinchiest of Grinches could resist the pull of the holidays when you’re drinking peppermint-flavored coffee from a cup that looks like a wrapped gift.
But which of these holiday drinks is actually worth your money? We tried every single holiday concoction from five major coffee chains ― Peet’s, Starbucks, the Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, Caribou Coffee and Dunkin’ Donuts ― and then ranked our top picks. Here are the five best holiday drinks from America’s coffee chains.