Flavors of fall: Local pumpkin and seasonal treats

Autumn is almost here, and there are many local pumpkin and fall flavors to try like lattes, beer, and desserts.

Nocterra Pumpkin Ale

Nocterra’s seasonal ale is 6% ABV. | Photo via Nocterra Brewing Co.

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Fall is almost here, which means cooler weather, falling leaves, and of course, pumpkin flavors. Whether you’re looking for pumpkin-infused alcohol, dessert, or lattes — we’ve got you covered.


  • Porter’s Coffee House and Bakery’s pumpkin vanilla cookie crumble pairs nicely with the Cinderella latte.
  • Patty Cake Bakery’s pumpkin whoopie pie is the perfect fall sweet treat. Or try the pumpkin walnut muffin, which is dubbed the “healthiest” muffin made with pumpkin cake + features a whole grain exterior and a spice filling.
Pumpkin cheesecake

The pumpkin vanilla cookie crumble is filled with creamy seasonal flavors. | Photo via @porterscoffeehouseandbakery


Ice cream

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Other seasonal Jeni’s flavors include Green Mint Chip + Boston Cream Pie. | Photo via Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams


  • The Roosevelt Coffehouse’s housemade pumpkin spice can be added to any drink, including seasonal options like the cinnamon roll cappuccino and S’mortado.
  • Stauf’s and Cup O Joe’s pumpkin chai tea is crafted and mixed with sweet chai and your choice of dairy or nondairy.

Didn’t see your favorite fall treat? Let us know how you indulge in local pumpkin flavors so we can pass it along.

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