Fall’s rich flavors provide a warm welcome after a day spent in the chilly air. This season, Eight O’Clock Coffeelends its 150-plus years of expertise to the flavor of the season: Pumpkin.
You don’t need to visit a coffee shop to get a great limited-edition pumpkin-flavored beverage. You can make one yourself with these at-home brewing tips from the experts at Eight O’Clock Coffee. Either of these fabulous drinks would make a festive addition to any Thanksgiving Day menu.
Eight O’Clock’s Pumpkin Passion Latte
1 Tbsp pumpkin puree
1/2 cup milk
1 tsp brown sugar
3/4 tsp vanilla extract
1/4 tsp pumpkin pie spice
Eight O’Clock Coffee for brewing (use Original for medium roast or Dark Italian for dark roast)
Brew enough coffee for two mugs. Whisk all ingredients together except coffee, and heat in microwave on low heat for one to two minutes. Once it is hot and frothy, pour into two tall mugs. Finish filling mugs with hot coffee. Add sugar and additional milk or half & half if desired.
For an even easier brew-it-yourself recipe, try this one for Eight O’Clock’s Gr8 Pumpkin Coffee:
4 tsp pumpkin pie spice
6 Tbsp Eight O’Clock Coffee Original Ground (enough for 1 full pot)
Milk or half & half
Combine pumpkin pie spice and coffee grounds in coffee filter, brew. Add milk or half & half and sugar to taste (you control the sweetness, unlike at a coffee shop).
Fall entertaining made simple—these coffee drinks are the perfect to enjoy solo while preparing Thansgiving dinner or with a group of family and friends! Yum!