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!


  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