It’s that time of year again when the air gets cold and the pumpkin spice latte is back on the Starbucks menu.
Since its debut in 2003 the familiar flavors of pumpkin, nutmeg and vanilla have been manipulated and conformed into various products. From protein powder to dog treats there is something pumpkin spiced for everyone.
It has been said that breakfast is the most important meal of the day and there is more than one way to get your pumpkin fix from something other than a drink. For a quick easy breakfast, instant oatmeal is an obvious choice. Trader Joe’s Pumpkin spice instant oatmeal is a simple way to wake up. The small hints of pumpkin and vanilla compliment the boldness of the cinnamon and nutmeg for a balance that is perfect for cold early mornings.
If toast or a nice begal is more your speed, Thomas’ limited edition pumpkin spice bagels are another subtle way to start off your morning. It’s hard to fully accept the pumpkin spice flavor into everyday life, but it has found its way into products such as protein powder. For workout enthusiast everywhere there are various brands that are putting out protein powders to satisfy your pumpkin spice needs.
The one area that compliments the delectable flavors we have all come to love is dessert. It doesn’t matter if your looking for cake or cookies there is something bursting with flavor waiting to be enjoyed.
Trader Joe’s once again comes through with some of the best pumpkin spice flavored cookies with their seasonal pumpkin joe-joe’s. The cookie is perfect for a little after dinner dessert that burst with flavors to cap off your day.
The pumpkin spice latte isn’t for everyone, so whether you’re looking for something with just a hint of the delicious pumpkin flavors or a burst of flavor to finish your day there is something pumpkin spiced for everyone.
- Pumpkin Spice Coffee in Toronto 2016: Photo courtesy of Nick Ng. | Used With Permission