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Homemade Pumpkin Spice Latte Recipe

The Finest Roast
A quick and easy recipe to make a great-tasting pumpkin spice latte at home.
Prep Time 15 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Course Drinks
Cuisine American
Servings 1 Drink
Calories 172 kcal


  • Mug
  • Spoon
  • Pan
  • Knife


  • 2 cups of Whole Milk
  • 2 tbsp of Pumpkin Puree
  • 2 tbsp of Sugar
  • 1 tbsp Vanilla Extract
  • ½ tsp Pumpkin Pie Spice
  • ½ cup Coffee
  • Whipped Cream
  • Pumpkin Pie Spice

For Homemade Pumpkin Puree

  • 1 Small Baking Pumpkin
  • 1 tbsp Salt

For Homemade Pumpkin Pie Spice Blend

  • 1 tbsp Ground Cinnamon
  • 2 tsp Ground Ginger
  • ½ tsp Ground Nutmeg
  • Pinch Ground Cloves


For the Homemade Pumpkin Puree

  • Cut the pumpkin in two starting from the stem to the bottom.
  • Remove the seeds and any stringy flesh that is inside the pumpkin.
  • Season the clean pumpkin with some salt.
  • Place the pumpkin with the cut side down into a baking sheet. Roast the pumpkin until the flesh gets soft.
  • Once the pumpkin is roasted and the flesh has softened, scoop out the softened flesh into a food processor and blend until you get a smooth and paste-like consistency.

For the Homemade Pumpkin Pie Spice Blend

  • All you need to do it mix together ground cinnamon, ground ginger, ground nutmeg, and ground cloves until it is perfectly blended. (Note: you can add another 1 tsp of ground cinnamon for more flavor)

For the Homemade Pumpkin Spice Latte

  • In a saucepan, mix together milk, pumpkin puree, and sugar over medium heat.
  • Continue mixing until the blend is perfectly combine. Cook the blend until hot but make sure that you don’t boil it.
  • Remove the pan from the heat and let it cool down for a bit.
  • Pour in your vanilla, pumpkin pie spice, and fresh brewed coffee and whisk together until perfectly blended.
  • Pour the mixture in a mug and top with whipped cream.
  • Sprinkle some pumpkin pie spice.
  • Serve and enjoy


You can substitute regular milk with other variations such as Oat Milk or Coconut milk. 
  • Protein Content: 9 grams
  • Carbohydrate Content: 21 grams
  • Dietary Fiber: 1 gram 
  • Sugar Content: 20 grams
  • Fat Content: 6 grams
  • Cholesterol Content: 24 milligrams
Keyword pumpkin coffee, pumpkin spice, pumpkin spice latte