Hello, It’s the Great Pumpkin Blog post, Hello Kitty err Charlie Brown! ;)

Ahh fabulous fall season and wonderful October! Every October, I get so excited with all the delicious pumpkin offerings that the various restaurants and cafés have to offer! I am a forever pumpkin fan! For today’s blog post, I wanted to share with you all some of my favorite pumpkin offerings!

Drinks:

Starbucks offers my all time favorite Starbucks drink, the pumpkin spice every fall! I love the delicious, sweet taste of pumpkin in their drink. They have a hot and cold version! The pumpkin spice latte is a great start for the day!

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The Starbucks pumpkin spice frappuccino is the perfect treat for warm afternoons.

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Whole Foods offers a pumpkin spice version of their Allegro coffee.

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McDonalds also has a pumpkin spice latte drink that matches well with another pumpkin offering that they have, the baked pumpkin pie.
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Breakfast:

Hof’s Hut offers great pumpkin breakfast offerings!

They have a pumpkin muffin that is wonderfully soft.

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They also have pumpkin pancakes topped with cinnamon nutmeg whipped cream! These pancakes are so moist and just like the muffins are packed with so much pumpkin flavor!

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Noah’s bagels offers pumpkin bagels and pumpkin spread! It will surely make any morning pumpkin-lovely!

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The Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf has pumpkin chocolate chip muffin that is perfect for those who love pumpkin and chocolate!

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Main entrees:

There are lots places that offer great yummy pumpkin entrees!

King’s Hawaiian has a chicken stew with kabocha (Japanese pumpkin) with potatoes, celery and onions in curry sauce! It’s pumpkin love Hawaiian style!

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Macaroni Grill has butternut asiago tortellaci that has four cheese stuffed pasta with roasted butternut squash, crispy prosciutto, truffle cream and pumpkin seeds

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Nice China Cafe has a wonderful pumpkin dish via their nan gua or baked pumpkin with spare ribs.

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Desserts:

Delicious pumpkin desserts are not lacking this season!

Yogurtland has a great pumpkin flavored yogurt! I love topping it with granola!

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Susiecakeshas the pumpkin maple cupcake as their seasonal cupcake!

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Nothing Bundt Cake has the pumpkin bundt as their flavor of the month!

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Waffle de Liege has a pumpkin pie special with Fosselman’s pumpkin pie ice cream, whip cream and cinnamon on top of a liege waffle.

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Polly’s Pies has a delicious pumpkin crunch pie that is sure to make you go ooh la la, pumpkin-licious! It has delicious traditional pumpkin pie base and then a oats & sugar based top for extra crunch.

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Baskin Robbins has pumpkin cheesecake flavored ice cream and it tastes just like pumpkin cheesecake, with it’s very pumpkin-y flavor and crust bits.

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Home eats:

If you have no time to eat out, the local groceries have plenty of tasty pumpkin treats as well!

Fresh and Easy has cute and delicious pumpkin muffins!

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The pumpkin muffins goes well with coffee with the pumpkin spice coffee creamer from Nestle.

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Trader Joe’soffers pumpkin macarons! I love these pumpkin macarons! They are small and give you just the right hint of pumpkin for dessert!

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Aside from the macarons, they have pumpkin bread mix. With this mix, you can make fresh baked pumpkin goods straight from home! Please watch out for what I made with this mix in a future blog post…soon!

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Lastly, they have a great pumpkin spice roobios tea that is perfect to match with their macarons or pumpkin bread.

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Every October, I am a fan of all of the above treats! Thanks for reading and may you too have a great pumpkin day!

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