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Watch Jimmy Kimmel's Fake $7 Starbucks Taste Test Prank

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Hey coffee nerds and people who like to spend money: 48 Starbucks in the Pacific Northwest are now offering "Costa Rica Finca Palmilera" coffee, which costs $40 per pound or $7 for a Clover-brewed grande. Jimmy Kimmel took on the super pricey coffee last night, saying "I feel like this is a test to find out just how stupid we are." And so to find out just how stupid we are, Kimmel ran a prank taste test. Random people were asked to try two cups of coffee and were told to guess which one was the $7 cup, but both were actually regular plain old cheap coffee. It did not go well. Hints of berry, bitterness, and coffee that "just tastes more premium," below.

Video: New $7 Cup of Coffee at Starbucks

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