Pumpkin Spice Latte Recipe

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Pumpkin Spice Latte Recipe
Pumpkin Spice Latte Recipe
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Pumpkin Spice Latte Recipe

This is one of the ‘bucks’ most popular drink offerings. The recent “there’s no pumpkin in my latte” controversy was short lived, and fans flocked for a gulp of the fall-friendly PSL as early as August. Make your own at home with some pumpkin pie spice and fortified pumpkin simple syrup that will last in the fridge for three weeks.

1
Servings
1655
Calories Per Serving
Deliver Ingredients
Makes
1

Ingredients

For Pumpkin Spice Latte

  • 2 Cups milk
  • 1 Teaspoon pumpkin pie syrup
  • 1 to 2 Tablespoon brown sugar
  • 2 Tablespoons vanilla extract
  • ½ Teaspoon pumpkin pie spice, plus more to garnish
  • 1 to 2 shots espresso, or ½ cup of strong black coffee
  • Whipped cream, to garnish

For Pumpkin Spice Latte Syrup

  • 1½ Cup sugar
  • 1½ Cup water
  • 3 Tablespoons canned pumpkin (not pumpkin pie mix)
  • 1½ to 2 Tablespoon pumpkin pie spice

Directions

For Pumpkin Spice Latte

In a saucepan, whisk together milk, pumpkin, and sugar and cook on medium heat, stirring, until steaming. Remove from heat, stir in vanilla and spice, and whisk well until slightly frothy. You can use a blender if you prefer.

Add mixture to a mug and top with coffee. Garnish with whipped cream and sprinkle of pumpkin pie spice.

For Pumpkin Spice Latte Syrup

In 2-quart saucepan, stir together sugar and water. Cook until sugar is dissolved (do not boil).

Beat in pumpkin and pumpkin pie spice with whisk. Cook (do not boil) 5 minutes longer.

Remove from heat. Cool at least 30 minutes. Pour syrup into bottle, jar or storage container. Store in refrigerator for up to two weeks. Makes 24 servings.

Pumpkin Shopping Tip

Look for vegetables that are firm and bright in color – avoid those that are wilted or have wrinkled skins, which are signs of age.

Pumpkin Cooking Tip

Vegetable should typically be cooked as quickly as possible, as they can become bland and mushy, and lose vitamins and minerals.

Nutritional Facts

Total Fat
17g
27%
Sugar
347g
N/A
Saturated Fat
10g
49%
Cholesterol
49mg
16%
Protein
17g
33%
Carbs
356g
100%
Vitamin A
583µg
65%
Vitamin B12
2µg
37%
Vitamin B6
0.3mg
12.7%
Vitamin C
4mg
7%
Vitamin D
6µg
2%
Vitamin E
1mg
5%
Vitamin K
12µg
15%
Calcium
666mg
67%
Fiber
3g
11%
Folate (food)
33µg
N/A
Folate equivalent (total)
33µg
8%
Iron
3mg
17%
Magnesium
118mg
29%
Monounsaturated
4g
N/A
Niacin (B3)
3mg
16%
Phosphorus
443mg
63%
Polyunsaturated
1g
N/A
Potassium
932mg
27%
Riboflavin (B2)
1mg
65%
Sodium
248mg
10%
Sugars, added
317g
N/A
Thiamin (B1)
0.3mg
17.1%
Zinc
2mg
16%