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Tue December 31, 2013
Local Brewery Has Starbucks Frothing Over Stout's Name
Originally published on Tue December 31, 2013 5:44 am
The giant coffee chain sent a cease-and-desist letter to the owner of Exit 6 Pub and Brewery in Missouri. Starbucks told the pub to stop referring to one of its dark, frothy beers as "the frappicino." Starbucks noted it sounds a lot like its trademarked frozen coffee drink.