• Save
  • Tweet
  • Email
  • Share

  • Save
  • Tweet
  • Email
  • Share

Yoplait Smooth: Horchata - Your Newest Globally-Inspired Menu Item!

Horchata

horchata-whatis

Horchata is a creamy drink with a hint of cinnamon, popular in Mexico & now trending throughout the U.S. Traditionally, Mexican horchata is made by soaking rice, water, cinnamon sticks and almonds. When blended it creates a refreshingly tasty drink!

horchata-drinks

But now, versions of this trend-forward flavor can be found at cafés & coffee shops around the country. Starbucks introduced a Horchata Frappuccino, & according to Squares sales data, there was a 297% sales growth of Horchata ice cream in 2018, making it the #1 trending flavor of ice cream this year!

sales-growth

At General Mills, we know the importance of understanding trends to better reach your students. That’s exactly why we’re bringing horchata yogurt to K-12!

The 2019 Taste Charts, which tracks sales, consumers trends & foodservice influence, noted that consumers will continue to desire more internationally-inspired flavors like horchata!

horchata-try-it

From breakfast, to lunch, to a la carte, Yoplait® Smooth is the perfect on-the-go option. The 4 oz cup also allows you to serve a 1 meat alternate that gives secondary students a fresh, protein punch for their day!

Serve this delicious yogurt in your secondary schools today & delight your students with a new trend forward yogurt flavor!