When the Fall season hits, do you crave all-things pumpkin spice? When the temperature drops, there’s nothing quite like a savory, warm homemade breakfast. We’ve put together the perfect pumpkin spice breakfast recipes to kick off your Fall cravings.
Pumpkin Spice Breakfast Recipes: Coffee, Pancakes, and Bacon
Plan this meal in advance, perhaps on a weekend morning, because it is certainly one to share and enjoy with your family or good friends. With all-things pumpkin spice, from the coffee to the bacon, this gourmet pumpkin spice themed breakfast is sure to delight.
How to Make Your Own Gourmet Pumpkin Spice
The flavor of true “pumpkin spice” is actually a mix of specific, pure gourmet spices and herbs that can be used in certain dishes and desserts, especially around the fall season. If you’re searching for the answer to, “how to make pumpkin spice”, we’ve found an excellent (and easy!) recipe for you. You will need:
- 2 tablespoons ground ginger
- 2 tablespoons ground cinnamon
- 3/4 teaspoon ground mace
- 3/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg
- 1/2 teaspoon ground allspice
- 1/2 teaspoon ground cloves
Simply add the spices into a mixing bowl, gently stir to incorporate them together, then funnel into a spice jar of choice. This particular recipe will need to be stored in a cool, dark place, and should keep fresh for approximately three months. If you’d like to keep your gourmet pumpkin spice fresher for much longer, it will need to be free of any transient moisture and can be stored in a vacuum-packed container inside of the freezer for up to six months.
Pumpkin Spice Latte
Fall brings out the pumpkin spice coffee fans. If you’re looking for an easy way to make that pumpkin spice latte that we all crave, you’ll need just a few ingredients and your favorite mug. This recipe highlights how to use pumpkin spice from our recipe above, so you’ll want to make sure to keep it on hand! You can find the full pumpkin spice latte recipe here.
Pumpkin Spice Pancakes
Once your pumpkin spice coffee is served, it’s time to move on to the main meal! This pumpkin spice breakfast recipe for pumpkin spice pancakes is sure to delight hungry family members and friends of all ages. You will need just a handful of ingredients, along with your trusty gourmet pumpkin spice mentioned at the top of this article. You can view the full recipe for pumpkin spice pancakes here.
Note on how to use pumpkin spice: You can substitute the allspice, cinnamon, and ginger in this pumpkin spice pancake recipe by using 3 teaspoons of your own pre-made gourmet pumpkin spice.
Pumpkin Spice Candied Bacon
Any Fall-themed breakfast should include a warm drink, a flavorful bread, and the star of the show: A savory sausage or bacon. Consider making this pumpkin spice candied bacon. While it may sound like an interesting combination at first, any fan of bacon will absolutely love this sweet and savory rendition. A pumpkin spice-glazed bacon is an easy (and addicting!) breakfast treat. With just three ingredients, this pumpkin spice candied bacon bakes easily in the oven like any other conventional bacon. You can take a look at this drool-worthy pumpkin spice candied bacon recipe here.
From all of us at Appliance Service Station, we wish your family a happy and healthy Fall season!