Le Food Snob

Pumpkin Latte Base for Pumpkin {Chai} Lattes

Scroll down to content

4

I’m obsessed with pumpkin chai lattes but only the kind made with real pumpkin puree. Sadly, I haven’t found many coffee shops that a) carry pumpkin lattes b) carry pumpkin lattes using homemade puree.

Recently I made some homemade Pumpkin Puree specifically so I could make my own pumpkin chai lattes at home. The recipe for this base is adapted from Foodie with Family’s recipe. I should add that her Pumpkin Spice Chai Latte looks fab.

12

ingredients.

  • 3 c. homemade Pumpkin Puree
  • 2 c. dark brown sugar
  • 2 T. ground cinnamon
  • 1 T. vanilla extract
  • 1/2 tsp. ground ginger
  • 1/2 tsp. freshly grated nutmeg
  • 1/4 tsp. salt

3

easy pumpkin chai latte ingredients.

  • 3 T. pumpkin spice base
  • 2/3 c. milk (I always use whole)
  • 2/3 c. chai tea latte concentrate (such as Tazo or Oregon Chai)
  • Whipped cream, for garnish
  • freshly grated nutmeg

5

directions.

  1. Mix all of the base ingredients together until combined. Scrape it into a jar with a tight-fitting lid. You can store in the refrigerator for up to 2 weeks.
  2. For an easy chai latte: Stir the pumpkin spice base, milk and chai latte concentrate together in a microwave safe mug or in a saucepan until smooth. Heat in your microwave or on the stove until steamy. If you have a frother, use according to manufacturer’s directions.
  3. Serve topped with whipped cream and some freshly grated nutmeg.

6

You can make a slightly more difficult chai tea latte by steeping some chai tea (use a small amount of water when steeping) and adding it to hot milk. I’ve done this in the past but felt like my latte was a bit weak.

I’ve also considered buying a chai tea latte from Starbucks and swirling in some of this pumpkin base. This base would also work well in a coffee pumpkin latte made with espresso instead of chai tea. If you’re really adventurous, I’m betting a chocolate pumpkin latte would be fab, too.

If you know anyone who loves pumpkin lattes, a small jar of this would make a great gift!

Recipe rating: 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Internet Marketing Tips

Everything about internet marketing

Cook the Beans

inspired by ingredients, smells and Travels, vegan & vegetarian

Tastes of Health

Passionate about Health, Fitness and easily prepared Delicious Food

Road to a Healthier Life

Steering You towards a Healthier Happier Life

Insightful Geopolitics

Impartial Informative Always

thebrookcook

If I knew you were coming I'd have baked a cake...

The Urben Life

A food and lifestyle blog by Jenna Urben

Cooking Adventures

A Culinary Journey

koolkosherkitchen

Welcome to my Kool Kosher Kitchen where food is fun and fun is to create food!

You Can Do It

This is not phraze .You can do everything you want

Dining with Donald

Donald on dining in and out

Little Lilly Meets the World

Every step is a memory

Hankerings

From cheeseburgers to foie gras — eat what you hanker for.

TRAVEL PLACEBO

The holiday you take when you're not taking a holiday.

Spoon of Happiness

homemade food inspiration

In The Kitchen With Gianna Trzesniewski

Simple recipes that create a "WOW" factor for the people sitting next to you at the dinner table.

GoanImports.com

Learn Goan and Indian Recipes

frauke's foodelicious fritid

baking across borders - exploring new recipes from Denmark and around the world

%d bloggers like this: