Starbucks is a popular coffee company that originated in Seattle, Washington and now has store fronts all over the world. Starbucks sells brewed coffee and other coffee drinks, in addition to tea, hot cocoa, and cold beverages. They also sell coffee beans, either whole or ground. Starbucks stores are franchised, so prices will vary. A small of espresso is called a solo, because it has a single shot of espresso. That will cost you about $1.45. A large espresso has two shots and is called a doppio. The doppio costs about $1.75.