Happy first day of October! And… happy National Pumpkin Spice Day! Yes, it’s true, pumpkin spice gets a whole day now. We’re willing to give into the hype—there are so many tempting pumpkin spice recipes here on Key Ingredient, the hardest part is picking which one to cook first!
Start National Pumpkin Spice Day where it all began… the PSL. Don’t go to the coffee shop, though—make your own at home!
Technically these are overnight rolls, but we think you can enjoy pumpkin spice all fall long.
You can’t go wrong with pumpkin bread! Moist, sweet, and full of fall spices.
The picture speaks for itself. Donuts are great, pumpkin spice is great, so clearly pumpkin spice donuts are a wonderful morning/all day treat for all.
This might be the only recipe where the pumpkin spice aspect is eclipsed by something else: butternut bacon syrup! This is truly the decadent taste of autumn in your mouth.
Infuse any baked good with the glory of pumpkin spice! Just add this homemade pumpkin spice butter in place of regular butter when you’re making your favorite bread or roll recipe. Or slather it on top of something you’ve already baked!
Some may say that cake balls are for dessert only, but we think they’re an appropriate snack (or meal?!) any time of the day on National Pumpkin Spice Day.
Everyone loves a classic Rice Krispie treat. Take this favorite to the next level with some pumpkin spice!
This is a creative one! Delicious homemade salted caramels are infused with pumpkin purée, cinnamon, nutmeg, and more.
Sweet treats don’t get all the fun! These little chickpeas get a pumpkin spice makeover with maple, cinnamon, cloves, real pumpkin purée, and more.
Got some Hershey’s pumpkin kisses? Try this twist on the traditional chocolate-peanut butter kiss cookie.
This elegant French cookie is spiced up with pumpkin butter and pumpkin pie spice!
The crown jewel of this blondie recipe? The brown sugar cream cheese frosting, of course.
So cute! So creamy! These pumpkin spice whoopie pies are the perfect way to end your meal. (Or just pop a couple as a snack… we won’t tell.)
We saved the best for last! From a design aspect, at least… these adorable little cupcakes perfectly capture the look of the classic Starbucks PSL, and they taste like it, too!