Oat milk has been rising in popularity recently.
People who enjoy plant-based milk in their coffee will be pleased to find out that you can now substitute oat milk for dairy milk at Dunkin’ Donuts!
But what kind of oat milk is used at Dunkin’ and will it affect the flavor of your coffee?
Below, we will discuss this and more so you will be able to order the perfect non-dairy coffee drinks at your nearest Dunkin’ location!
Does Dunkin’ Have Oat Milk?
Yes, Dunkin’ has oat milk available but not until quite recently. Dunkin’ Donuts started offering oat milk at all of their locations toward the end of 2020.
In 2020, Dunkin’ announced that they would begin using oat milk as a plant-based non-dairy alternative for anyone who wants to enjoy its rich and creamy taste in their coffee.
Vegan foodie and actress Tabitha Brown officially announced the arrival of Planet Oat Oatmilk in Dunkin’ stores via an Instagram post.
What Kind of Oat Milk Does Dunkin’ Donuts Use?
Dunkin’ Donuts uses a brand called Planet Oat Oatmilk at all stores across America. They use the creamy variant of this oat milk to ensure that all beverages still have a great taste.
This creamy oat milk has about 120 calories per cup. It can be substituted for dairy milk in essentially any Dunkin’ drink. Possible upcharges may be applied for some substitutions.
All About Planet Oat Milk Extra Creamy Oat Milk at Dunkin’
Planet Oat Oatmilk is a non-dairy milk substitute that has a delicious and creamy taste. It is free of soy, peanuts, and gluten.
The Planet Oat brand produces a range of oat-milk-based products including:
- Ice cream
- Unsweetened Oatmilk
- Original Oatmilk
- Extra Creamy Oatmilk
- Vanilla Oatmilk
- Original Oatmilk fortified with calcium and vitamins
Is Dunkin’ Oat Milk Healthy?
If you are looking for healthy Dunkin’ drinks, then oat milk is definitely a good option!
The Planet Oat Oatmilk is fairly healthy and is a great source of calcium, vitamin A, and vitamin D.
One 240 ml cup of Planet Oat Milk Extra Creamy Oat Milk contains 120 calories and only 3.5 grams of total fat. It has 0.5 g of saturated fat, no trans fat, and no cholesterol.
Of the 22 grams of carbohydrates, only 5 grams are sugars.
Moreover, this oat milk offers a surprisingly decent amount of dietary fiber with 10% daily dietary fiber (4 grams) and 2 grams of soluble fiber per serving.
This oat milk has two grams of protein per serving. It provides about 25% of your daily value of calcium and 20% of your daily value of vitamin D. It also has 20% of your daily value of vitamin A at 180 micrograms per cup.
Compared to Starbucks oat milk, it has fewer calories and less sugar.
Is it Natural?
If you want natural oat milk, this is a pretty good option to go with. It does not contain an excessive amount of food additives or emulsifiers.
Most of the ingredients are natural and it uses sea salt and guar gum for flavoring and stabilization. The primary ingredients of this milk substitute are calcium carbonate, sea salt, guar gum, oats, water, and sunflower oil. There are no artificial sugars.
List of Ingredients in Planet Oat Milk Creamy Oat Milk:
- Oat milk (filtered water and oats)
- Sunflower oil
- Calcium carbonate
- Dipotassium phosphate
- Guar gum
- Sea salt
- Sunflower lectin
- Gellan gum
- Vitamin A palmitate
- Vitamin B2 (riboflavin)
- Vitamin B12
- Vitamin D2
Does it taste good?
Extra Creamy Oat Milk from Planet Oat has a thick body with a velvety texture and smooth creaminess. This is a very satiating type of oat milk that goes wonderfully in coffee and other beverages.
What Kinds of Drinks is Oat Milk Used in at Dunkin’?
Essentially any drink at Dunkin’ can be ordered with this oat milk subbed in. However, the primary beverages that use this milk are hot lattes, iced lattes, coffees, cold brew drinks, and frozen drinks.
What else to know?
You can check out this brand easily online. Planet oat milk has an Instagram page, a Facebook page, a Twitter, a Pinterest, and a YouTube channel. You can even sign up for their newsletter. Here is a link to the Planet Oat site.
How to Order Oat Milk Drinks at Dunkin’ Donuts?
To order a drink with oat milk at Dunkin, simply request it as the milk used in your beverage when you place your order.
Whether you want an oat milk latte or an iced coffee with oat milk added in, most drinks at Dunkin’ can be made to your tastes by adding oat milk.
Keep in mind that there may be an upcharge if you choose this as the substitution for your favorite iced coffee, blended drink, or specialty beverage.
5 Popular Dunkin’ Oat Milk Drinks
Now that you know how to add this plant-based milk to pretty much any drink, here are some of the best and most popular oat milk drinks at Dunkin’:
1. Oat Milk Latte (Hot and Iced)
The Dunkin’ Oat Milk Latte is a delicious and energizing coffee drink with creamy nuances and a refreshing flavor. You can order the oat milk latte hot or iced!
2. Brown Sugar Oat Iced Latte
This sweet and creamy latte has rich nuances of toasted brown sugar and a subtle yet delicious oaty flavor to help you get the most out of your day.
3. Mocha Latte (Hot and Iced)
If you like chocolate, a Mocha Latte made with oat milk is a great option!
It is similar to the traditional latte, but with decadent Dunkin’ Mocha Swirl sauce added. It can be enjoyed hot or iced.
4. Oat Milk Matcha Latte (Hot and Iced)
If you love matcha tea, you are going to really appreciate the way it complements this oat milk latte!
The Dunkin’ Oat Milk Matcha Latte has the perfect balance of sweetened matcha powder flavors with creamy oat milk undertones. It can be enjoyed hot or cold.
5. Cold Brew with Oatmilk
Dunkin’ cold brew beverages are absolutely delicious and help you enjoy smooth, bold coffee flavors in the most refreshing way.
This cold brew coffee drink is made with plant-based creamy oat milk so that you can indulge without the dairy!
The Bottom Line
Many coffee drinkers are not yet aware that Dunkin’ now offers oat milk on their menu.
The creamy variation of oat milk used at Dunkin’ comes from Planet Oat and is the perfect substitute for people looking to avoid dairy while still getting their favorite coffee and milk libations.
Simply request oat milk the next time you place your order and see if you like it!