Fall is here, which means so is pumpkin season, and if you’ve been craving all things pumpkin spice lately, you’re going to want to read this.
We’re sharing a simple guide on how to make your own homemade pumpkin spice, plus some yummy ways to enjoy it throughout the fall season.
Making your own spice mix is a great way to avoid any added sugars or artificial ingredients that are commonly found in store-bought options.
How to Make Your Own Pumpkin Spice Mix
First, what’s actually found in the traditional pumpkin spice mix?
And, the beauty of making your own mix is that if you prefer one flavor over the other, you can adjust it until it’s just right!
Here’s a base recipe to get you started.
DIY Pumpkin Spice Mix
- 1 tbsp ground cinnamon
- ½ tsp ground cloves
- ½ tsp ground nutmeg
- 1 tsp ground ginger
Simply add all the spices to a mixing bowl and mix well.
Store in a glass mason-style jar.
How to Enjoy Homemade Pumpkin Spice
Need some ideas on how to enjoy your homemade pumpkin spice? Here are some delicious seasonal ideas.
- Whisk into coffee to make a homemade pumpkin latte
- Sprinkle over oatmeal
- Add to homemade muffins or pancakes
- Blend into smoothies
Happy pumpkin season!