Before you get all worked up, this employee is hardly a SBUX-basher -- and what he/she shares is hardly new to most people. The person writes: "Let me just say, that a lot of people don't understand why Starbucks drinks are so expensive. We hand-make everything. Well, not everything, but most of it. We make our own whipped cream, the Frappuccinos are hand made with real coffee and milk, teas are full leaf, the mocha is made fresh everyday and the Chai concentrate is all natural." || Read "STARBUCKS HACKS"