DIY Pumpkin Spice Latte

 
If you are like me, Fall begins with the arrival of The Pumpkin Spice Latte. This is one of my all-time favorite Starbucks drinks and symbolizes my favorite time of year.
But if you are also like me then you are trying to save money and make healthier choices…..so allow me to make your life AMAZING again.
This is one of the easiest home hacks that will get you through the holiday season a few pounds slimmer and a few dollars richer.- Krystle K
 

 DIY Pumpkin Spice Latte

INGREDIENTS

  • 1½ cups water
  • 1½ cups raw sugar
  • ½ tsp. ground cloves
  • 1 tsp. ground nutmeg
  • 1 tsp. of ground cinnamon
  • 3-4 cinnamon sticks
  • ½ tsp. ground ginger
  • 3 tbsp. pumpkin puree 

 

DIRECTIONS

  1. Combine water, sugar & spices in a saucepan. Bring to boil then lower heat to medium-high. Stir for 5 minutes and remove from heat
  2. Make strong coffee and add 5-7 tablespoons to your mug
  3. Steam your milk (I used raw goat’s milk but coconut milk would be nice and creamy)
  4. Add spice syrup to coffee along with your steamed milk and you have yourself one DELICIOUS homemade DIY Pumpkin Spice Latte!

Go ahead give yourself a pat on the back 🙂

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*Not so healthy optionals: whipped cream topping and caramel drizzle
 

 Not the DIY type? See below!

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Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Mix

 

PURCHASE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Above recipe courtesy of: Confectionsofafoodiebird

 

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For our DIY Frappuccino click {HERE}

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For DIY Watermelon Lemonade click {HERE}

 

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