The air is crisp, and we’re starting to crave our favorite fall flavor: pumpkin for coffee lovers, which often means trips to the coffee shop to sample a seasonal fall drink, like Starbucks’ iconic Pumpkin Spice Latte.
But if you’re looking to skip a trip to Starbucks (and save some dough), we’ve rounded up viral recipes so you can recreate fall beverages at home. From the classic PSL to the newer apple and brown sugar-flavored macchiato, give these copycat recipes a try:
Pumpkin spice latte at-home recipe
This is the OG fall drink of pumpkin coffee lovers. You can’t go wrong with a latte bursting with pumpkin spice flavor. User @cookingwithlynja whipped up her own version, which has been liked more than 124,000 times on TikTok.
Combine pumpkin puree, sugar, cinnamon, and nutmeg in a saucepan and simmer for 10 minutes “so the flavors meld together,” she explains. Then add the mixture to a blender and blend until the sauce is smooth. Next, make an espresso and mix it with your homemade pumpkin sauce and warm milk. Top with whipped cream and cinnamon to finish.