Fall leaves may be missing, but fall flavors are present!

With fall in full swing, CNBC News Channel has projected the popular pumpkin spice latte drink to generate $361,000 from its buyers this year. However, many people have continually searched for a way to enjoy their favorite fall drink without the expense. Check out this pumpkin spice latte recipe that is perfect to make at home!

Ingredients:

  1. One cup milk
  2. Two tablespoons pure pumpkin puree
  3. One tbls sugar
  4. One-fourth teaspoon pumpkin pie spice
  5. One-fourth tsp pure vanilla extract
  6. One-fourth cup hot espresso or strong brewed coffee
  7. Sweetened whipped cream, for serving.

Directions: Combine the milk, pumpkin puree, sugar, pumpkin pie spice and vanilla in a medium microwave safe bowl, cover the bowl with plastic wrap and vent with a small hole. Microwave until the milk is hot, one to two minutes. Whisk vigorously until the mixture is foamy, about 30 seconds. Pour the espresso or coffee in to a large mug and add the foamed milk. Top with whipped cream and a sprinkle of pumpkin pie spice.  Courtesy of www.foodnetwork.com