• Costa Coffee has taken its RUBY COCOA HOT CHOCOLATE status to the next level – with actual RUBIES!
  • Costa Coffee and Deliveroo have coupled up to give customers the chance to win £25,000 worth of rubies with any order of the pink-hued Costa Coffee Ruby Cocoa Hot Chocolate on the Deliveroo app
  • 50 Costa Coffee stores across the UK now offer a delivery service with Deliveroo**

Costa Coffee's instagrammable limited-edition Ruby Cocoa Hot Chocolate has inspired a ruby gemstones giveaway worth a whopping £25,000, in the lead up to the most romantic day of the year.

Deliveroo and Costa Coffee have taken its year-long relationship to the next level giving customers the chance to win one of five genuine ruby gemstones worth £5k each this Valentine's Day with any order of the pink-hued Costa Coffee Ruby Cocoa Hot Chocolate on the Deliveroo app

If Costa Coffee's signature Hot Chocolate is totally your type on paper, then the Ruby Cocoa Hot Chocolate will set your heart aflutter as you meet your perfect match. Made using a rare ruby cocoa bean, which gives the drink its iconic pink hue, the newest addition to the Costa Coffee menu is guaranteed to set pulses racing this Valentine's Day!

Global Digital & Loyalty Director at Costa Coffee, Arslan Sharif said: "As the nation's favourite coffee shop we want to deliver digital innovations, such as delivery, which will enhance and elevate the customer experience, so what better way to mark our first anniversary with Deliveroo than by sharing the love with even more customers across 50 nationwide Costa Coffee stores.

"The Ruby Cocoa Hot Chocolate is the most instagrammable drink of the season and is the perfect order for your loved one this Valentine's Day – you could say it's a 'gem' of a gift."

Joe Groves, Head of Consumer Comms at Deliveroo added: "We want everyone to have the perfect Valentine's, whether that's partying with your friends, treating yourself or an evening of total romance. Whatever you're doing our Deliveruby campaign with Costa Coffee is a surefire way to amp-up your Feb 14th!"

The Instagram-friendly Ruby Cocoa Hot Chocolate is available in stores nationwide from now and at 50 participating store nationwide which offer the Deliveroo service. The full menu can be viewed online at

With Deliveroo now delivering Costa Coffee from 50 UK locations, Costa Coffee fans within the Deliveroo delivery catchment area for a participating Costa Coffee location can simply swipe right on the Deliveroo app to order the new addition. Every purchase of Costa Coffee's Ruby Cocoa Hot Chocolate (RRP from £3.50) via the Deliveroo App between 4th and 14th February 2020***, will be eligible for entry into the random prize draw, with five customers each winning one ruby worth £5k.

Available to order with dairy-free alternatives at no extra cost, there's no better way to say 'you're my soya-mate!' this cuffing season.

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Notes to Editors:

*Allegra Strategies (2019)

**50 UK Costa Coffee stores offer a delivery service with Deliveroo. Participating locations provided in full terms and conditions

***4-14 February 2020 inclusive


·       Every purchase of Costa Coffee's Ruby Cocoa Hot Chocolate via the Deliveroo App between 4th and 14th February 2020, will be eligible for entry into the random prize draw, with five customers each winning one ruby worth £5k. GB 18+ only. Geographic restrictions apply. T&Cs:

·       For high-resolution images or to request items for review, please contact the Costa Coffee press office on 020 3196 9668 or at [email protected]

·       All new menu items are subject to availability

About Costa Coffee:

Founded in London by Italian brothers Sergio and Bruno Costa in 1971, Costa Coffee operates over 2,600+ coffee shops in the UK and more than 1,300+ in 31 international markets. We are proud to be the nation's favourite coffee shop, having been awarded "Best Branded Coffee Shop Chain in the UK and Ireland" by Allegra Strategies for nine years running (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018).

Making a positive contribution to the communities we are part of is extremely important to us, both here in the UK and across the world. That's why we established The Costa Foundation, a registered charity with the aim of improving the life chances of children in coffee growing communities by helping them access a safe, quality education. So far, the Costa Foundation has funded over 80 school projects and changed the lives of more than 75,000 children. We also have a UK-wide Community Programme, which enables our teams to volunteer their time to good causes locally and to invite community groups to make use of our welcoming space in store.

In 2011 Costa Coffee purchased Coffee Nation rebranding it to Costa Express. Today, Costa Express operates over 8,500+ coffee bars in nine international markets and proudly serves the same famous Mocha Italia blend found in stores, combined with fresh milk to create a delicious and warming cup of coffee on the go.

About Deliveroo:

Deliveroo is an award-winning delivery service founded in 2013 by William Shu and Greg Orlowski. Deliveroo works with over 80,000 best-loved restaurants and takeaways, as well as 60,000 riders to provide the best food delivery experience in the world.  Deliveroo is headquartered in London, with over 2,500 employees in offices around the globe.

Deliveroo operates in over 500 towns and cities across 13 markets, including Australia, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Italy, Ireland, Netherlands, Singapore, Spain, Taiwan, United Arab Emirates, Kuwait and the United Kingdom.

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