Pumpkin spice is one of our favorite fall flavors–and ever since Starbucks debuted their seasonal pumpkin spiced latte launched over a decade ago, there has been a pumpkin spice craze. Everything from pizza to vodka have been transformed into their best PSL-inspired form, and we’ve loved every second of it. Now that we’re entering PSL season primetime, we’ve rounded up 5 delicious pumpkin spiced treats that will make your fall-loving tastebuds happy.
These soft, chewy pumpkin cookies have a surprise inside: creamy cheesecake filling. The pumpkin spice secret is a mix of cinnamon, nutmeg, ginger, and allspice–they smell (and taste!) just like a perfect fall day. Keep these cookies close or they’ll be gone in the blink of an eye.
Everything we love about pumpkin spice lattes in a decadent candy truffle? Sold! Use white, milk, and dark chocolate to make a variety of striking truffles, and sprinkle them with graham cracker crumbs for a beautiful bite of fall. Bonus: The only equipment you need to make these are a microwave and a mixer, so bring these to your dorm’s next get-together.
Upgrade honey nut chex with this PSL-inspired recipe made with honey-roasted peanuts, candy corn, and dried cranberries. The pumpkin spice factor comes from a dash of pumpkin pie spice, and you can alter this recipe however you like–we think some festive Halloween M&Ms would be a pretty tasty addition.
You had us at “no-bake.” This dessert lasagna combines all of our favorite sweets, and then adds pumpkin spice flavor. It’s a win-win in our book–it doesn’t get more delicious than layers of cookies, pudding, and cheesecake!
It only takes 5 minutes to make this perfect salty-sweet popcorn! Use pre-popped corn to keep things as easy as possible, and toss it with melted butter, brown sugar, pumpkin pie spice, and instant coffee powder. Shake it all up and you’ve arrived at PSL popcorn perfection.