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How to Make a Healthy Pumpkin Spice Latte So You Can Indulge Guilt Free

How to Make a Healthy Pumpkin Spice Latte So You Can Indulge Guilt Free

#swolefit | Aug 28, 2018 | 0 comments
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    Alix Best

Basic babes rejoice! Pumpkin everything season is upon us and you’re just in luck for this year’s “healthy” trend. It’s time to ditch the quad pump, sugar spiked PSL and opt for one of the internet’s more healthy-body friendly versions. So fill up your cup with pumpkin flavored happiness and get on your way with our favorite healthy PSL recipes! 

Is a Pumpkin Spice Latte Healthy?

No, not at all. But that doesn't mean you can't make your own healthy version or order a more trimmed up version from the ol' sbux. This is the earliest the PSL has debuted, so we beckon the question, is it too early for pumpkin spice lattes? While it might not feel like fall everywhere around the country, Starbucks certainly has no problem with the pumpkin spice latte release 2018.

Healthy Pumpkin Spice Latte Alternatives

Below you'll find our favorite homemade recipes for health-conscious individuals looking to still indulge in the fall season pumpkin latte trend. If you find yourself in a pickle and you have to stop into Starbucks for one, we've also included a way to order a healthy pumpkin spice latte.

Enjoy!

Paleo & Keto Pumpkin Spice Latte

From Paola of @gnomgnom.yum

Link to post HERE

Approximate Macros:

  • 60 cal
  • 1g fat
  • 2g carb
  • >1g protein
  • 1g sugar

HOW TO MAKE:

  1. Heat up 2 tablespoons of pumpkin puree with ½ teaspoon of pumpkin pie spice in a small saucepan. Stir constantly for 2-3 minutes.
  2. Stir in sweetener of choice (1-2 tablespoons) until combined. Pour in your milk of choice (~250ml – she used 240ml almond milk & 1 tablespoon full-fat coconut milk). Simmer until warm, do not boil over.
  3. Add in 1 tablespoon vanilla extract and whisk until frothy.
  4. Pour 2 shots of espresso or coffee in a mug, then add pumpkin spiced milk to the cup. To make bulletproof, add in MCT oil and/or grass-fed butter and blend with an immersion blender.
  5. Top with pumpkin pie spice.

Keto Pumpkin Spice Latte Recipe

Starbucks Iced Pumpkin Spice Latte

From Alex Moe @themacrobarista

Link to post HERE

Approximate Macros:

  • 90 cal
  • 4.5g fat
  • 12g carb
  • 11g sugar
  • >1g protein

HOW TO ORDER:

  1. Ask for a GRANDE Iced Coffee
  2. Ask for No Classic Syrup
  3. Ask for ONE (1) pump of pumpkin sauce
  4. Ask for THREE (3) pumps of sugar free vanilla syrup
  5. Ask for EXTRA pumpkin spice topping
  6. Ask for LIGHT CREAM (half n half)

The Macro Barista Healthy Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Latte Recipe

Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Latte

From Alex Moe @themacrobarista

Link to post HERE

Approximate Macros:

  • 90 cal
  • 3g fat
  • 13g carb
  • 10g sugar
  • 1.5g protein

HOW TO ORDER:

  1. Ask for a TALL BLONDE Americano
  2. Ask for it in a GRANDE CUP
  3. Ask for ONE (1)pump of pumpkin sauce
  4. Ask for THREE (3)pumps of sugar-free vanilla
  5. Ask for STEAMED ALMOND MILK
  6. Ask for EXXXXTRA pumpkin spice topping
  7. Ask for no whip

Healthy Pumpkin Spice Latte Recipe

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    Alix Best

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