Based on the ubiquitous popularity of this autumn drink, you'd think that a pumpkin spice latte requires more than a couple of ingredients and a few minutes of effort. Fortunately, that's not the case. Before you go shelling out over $4 for a drink at your nearest Starbucks, try your hand at making this simple PSL recipe at home and see if you ever go back.
DIY Pumpkin Spice Latte
- Prep Time:5 mins
- Cook Time:10 mins
- Total Time:15 mins
- 2 tablespoons pumpkin purée
- 1/2 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice
- Black pepper
- 2 tablespoons sugar
- 2 cups milk
- 2 tablespoons vanilla
- Coffee or espresso
- Whipped cream
Cook pumpkin purée, pumpkin pie spice, and black pepper in saucepan over medium heat for 2 minutes.
Add sugar and stir until mixture resembles a thick syrup.
Whisk in milk and vanilla gently over medium heat.
Pour milk mixture over shot of espresso or strong coffee. Garnish with whipped cream and a sprinkle of cinnamon.