It's Pumpkin Spice season in the Quad Cities
There is a nip of fall in the air today and it feels like Pumpkin Spice season.
Good thing too! Because pumpkin spice flavored everything is coming out across the Quad Cities.
Whitey's Ice Cream debuts its Pumpkin Spice ice cream today.
Atomic Coffee is launching its Pumpkin Spice coffee line on Monday. Their drinks include:
Caramel Pumpkin Spice Frappe
Pumpkin Spice Breve
White Chocolate Pumpkin Latte
Carousel of Delights is a delight of Pumpkin Spice selling:
Pumpkin Spice cupcakes
Pumpkin Spice macaroons
and the owner even makes her own pumpkin spice syrup for coffee drinks.
And good things are coming for local beer drinkers in the pumpkin mood.
will have a tapping party of its Puk'n-Mator on Friday, October 6th.
And if you want to make your own pumpkin spice flavoring,
says it only takes 3 minutes to mix up your own batch.
You will need:
3 tablespoons ground cinnamon
2 teaspoons ground ginger
2 teaspoons ground nutmeg
1 ½ teaspoons ground allspice
1 ½ teaspoons ground cloves.
Mix the spices together in a small bowl. Store the mixture in a clean small jar or spice container.
Go forth and enjoy the pumpkin season!