Different Ways to Use Pumpkin Spice

Pumpkin spice has terrific flavor and it can be use for many different purposes. Pumpkin spice generally consists of sweet-smelling spices, such as cinnamon, nutmeg, cloves, and ginger. Of course, there are other spices that can be added, including allspice and even mace.

Pumpkin Spice Latte

Anyone who has had one of these amazing lattes also knows just how easy they are to make! If you do not have a local coffee shop nearby (or Starbucks is out of reach), then making a homemade pumpkin spice latte is not that hard to do. The main ingredients are milk, sugar, pumpkin puree, pumpkin spice, and vanilla extract. It’s a good idea to investigate a few different recipes before you choose one. You might find a different variation that looks good.


Pumpkin Pancakes

Who doesn’t love pancakes? Everyone in the family loves a great pancake in the morning, especially in the winter time (during the holidays). Pumpkin-spice pancakes are quick and easy to make. Finding a recipe on the Internet is going to be quite easy; plus, there are several different types of pancakes you will be able to make and choose from. These are delicious, flavorful, and perfect for a family breakfast.

Pumpkin-Spice Pudding

This is actually a pudding flavor that most people don’t realize exists. Jell-O makes a great pumpkin-spice pudding, but you also can make your own homemade version. Generally, the easiest way to make your own pumpkin pudding is to get instant vanilla pudding, then add pumpkin and pumpkin spice to it. However, it’s a good idea to check out all of the recipes first, then choose the best one for you.


Pumpkin Recipes

Anyone that loves pumpkin anything is going to enjoy all of the different ways that pumpkin spice can be used. For instance, pumpkin-pie cake is an amazing addition for dessert, but it also can be perfect with coffee or tea. Soft pumpkin-pie cookies are also another great treat for a special school party or for holiday gifts. Or, for those who are counting calories, a low-carb pumpkin cheesecake mousse might be the perfect splurge. What is your favorite pumpkin-spice recipe?


Adding pumpkin into your diet can be a great way to boost your antioxidant and vitamin levels. The pumpkin flavor generally leaves something to be desired, but adding pumpkin spice and a few other ingredients can really create a masterpiece; plus, there are so many different ways to use pumpkin.


Pumpkin spice is something that every person should have in their pantry or spice rack. You never know when cravings for a warm pumpkin pie might hit or having a nice warm pumpkin-spice latte while watching a movie will be the perfect addition to your day.



How do you like to use pumpkin spice?