Pump Up Your Hot Chocolate With a Hit of Pumpkin Spice

This hot chocolate is set apart from your run-of-the-mill mix thanks to one key ingredient: pumpkin pie spice. The iconic blend of cinnamon, ginger, cloves and nutmeg gives your drink a burst of fall flavor — so sip on a cup while digging into a hearty slice of pie .

Pumpkin Spice Hot Chocolate

Yield: 1 serving


  • 8 ounces milk, hot
  • 2½ tablespoons cocoa powder
  • 3 tablespoons sugar (or to taste)
  • ¼ teaspoon pumpkin pie spice
  • Whipped cream, for topping


1. Combine hot milk , cocoa powder, sugar and pumpkin pie spice in a large mug and whisk to combine. Adjust sugar to taste, if necessary.

2. Top with whipped cream and enjoy!

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When you add caramel and a pinch of sea salt to spiced apple cider, you know you're doing fall right. This cozy drink is perfect for both the morning and evening, especially when sipped alongside a tasty pumpkin treat.
Nicole Weston
It's the season for hot cocoa and I've got the perfect recipe for you. Make it for yourself or give it as a gift. Try one of the many variations to really personalize this mix!
Ashley Rodriguez
Skip the long coffee lines and save some cash by whipping up a pumpkin spice latte at home. It's just what you need to start your autumn mornings off right — not to mention it pairs amazingly well with a pumpkin croissant .
Jessie Oleson Moore

May 04, 2020
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