“As much as a memory game it is to be a barista, the code words on the cups helps each barista during the production side of making a customers coffee.” According to Bethany Morris, a junior fashion design major at CSU, being a barista takes practice, but once you master one drink, they all become easier to memorize.
Is it hard to remember all the drinks at Starbucks?
Its not hard once you start making drinks to remember whats in them all. Otherwise you always have people there to help you if you might forget one. My training for shift supervisor was a little bit hard because they skipped barista training. Typically you train for a week and then your set free.
How do you memorize Starbucks drinks?
Create Acronyms. Meaghan: Instead of trying to memorize everything all at once, I memorized the series of numbers for how many shots or pumps and then go back and say, Okay, venti iced is the largest and that gets three shots, so grande gets two shots, and tall and short get 1 shot.
Is being a Starbucks barista easy?
It takes time and practice to learn the position. Once you get the hang of things being a barista is fun and not that hard. Starbucks offers great training and the amazing partners are more than willing to help when you need a refresher of a drink or task. I found the job quite easy but have seen some really struggle.
Do they teach you how do you make drinks at Starbucks?
Not at all. Starbucks trains its baristas very well and has everything down to a science. Not really, the training is generally pretty good and fast. No, they are all the same with different syrups.
How hard is training at Starbucks?
Not very. Its easy to make one frappuccino, or one latte. Espresso machines, blenders, scoops, cups, and syrup pumps are all preset to match the recipes. The difficult part of working at Starbucks is making many drinks quickly, for relatively long periods of time.
Is training paid at Starbucks?
Yes, you do get paid during training. You do get paid during training. TAKE YOUR TIME. It can be overwhelming at first because they expect excellence but once you get it you will be glad to be so well trained.
What should you not order at Starbucks?
15 Things You Should Never Order At StarbucksWhite Chocolate Mocha.Pumpkin Spice Latte.Spicy Chorizo, Monterey Jack & Egg Breakfast Sandwich.Double-Smoked Bacon, Cheddar & Egg Sandwich.Double Chocolate Chunk Brownie.Chicken & Double-Smoked Bacon.Java Chip Frappuccino.Apple Fritter.More items •Jan 9, 2018
What does no water mean at Starbucks?
If youre looking for maximum tea flavor, ask for no water. Instead of having half tea (Starbucks steeps its teas to be extra strong) and half water in your cup, youll have all tea, aka more caffeine. 2.