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Classic drinks you wouldn’t want to miss this fall

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NOVEMBER 10, 2023

There’s nothing quite like sipping on a warm, comforting beverage to ring in the fall season. Whether you’re a fan of pumpkin spice lattes or prefer something a bit more unique, fall offers a plethora of delightful drink options to choose from. Here’s a few of my favorites to hopefully inspire you!

Pumpkin spice latte: A fall classic

We can’t talk about fall beverages without mentioning the iconic pumpkin spice latte. This beloved beverage features a delightful blend of espresso, steamed milk and pumpkin spice syrup. Topped with whipped cream and a sprinkle of pumpkin spice, this drink embodies all the flavors of autumn in a cup.

Hot apple cider

Hot apple cider is another classic fall beverage that warms the heart and soul. Made from freshly pressed apples and spiced with cinnamon, cloves and nutmeg, this drink truly represents the warm flavors of fall. You can enjoy it plain or spiked with a shot of bourbon for an extra kick. Trader Joe’s has a spiced cider that’s already made so all you have to do is heat up a mug of it in the microwave or heat on the stove for a larger quantity. 

Chai latte

Chai lattes are the perfect blend of black tea, milk and a medley of aromatic spices such as cardamom, cinnamon and ginger. Sipping on a chai latte not only warms you up, but it also adds a hint of exotic flavor to your fall experience.

Spiced hot chocolate

Hot chocolate is a year-round favorite, but during fall, you can elevate this classic by adding a touch of warmth and spice. Infuse your hot chocolate with cinnamon, nutmeg or a pinch of cayenne pepper for an extra kick!

Herbal teas

Herbal teas such as chamomile, peppermint and lavender are perfect choices for a relaxing fall evening. Their soothing, earthy flavors and calming properties make them ideal companions for cool, autumn nights. Trader Joe’s has a “Harvest Blend Herbal Tea” that is perfect for a fall night. 

As the leaves change and the air turns crisp, take a moment to savor the rich, comforting flavors of fall in a cup. Whether you’re enjoying them at home or at your favorite local cafe, these drinks are a perfect way to embrace the spirit of the season. Cheers to fall and all the delicious drinks it brings!

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NOVEMBER 10, 2023