A barista at the original Starbucks in Seattle has taken to Reddit to hold an open house about what it's like to work at the store.
Among the questions he got:
What's the longest, most complicated order you've ever received?
Here's the answer:
"Shoot, in one drink?
Well, the dumbest was a trenta (barf) iced coffee with 4 add shots 16 count 'em 16 pumps of white mocha (6 in a venti usually) 6 pumps of vanilla, and then she bitched that we don't have trenta dome lids because she wants whipped cream.
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