There is something so comforting about this time of year, the leaves change colour, the sun sets sooner and it gets a little colder.
Now that it’s officially the time of year where everything becomes about pumpkins and gingerbread, it means seasonal drinks will begin to takeover Instagram.
While going to Starbucks or Costa may be more convenient in order to get your seasonal hit of pumpkin spice, there is something satisfying about making your own.
You can customise the flavour, control the level of sweetness, and specify it to your diet (for example if your have a dairy intolerance or if you’re vegan) which means you can make the perfect drink specifically tailored to you.
So get in the festive spirit and try your hand at some of these hot drinks sure to keep your warm this autumn.
1. Pumpkin Spiced Latte
What we love: Not waiting in line for the joys of a pumpkin spiced latte. Make your own at home with this simple recipe.
2. Mulled Cider
What we love: There is nothing more festive than mulled cider and there is no better time of the year to enjoy a hot cocktail.
3. Hot Chocolate
What we love: Rich and creamy hot chocolate with intense flavor.
4. Caramel Latte
What we love: Sweet lattes combining coffee, milk, and caramel syrup for a decadent hot drink.
5. White Hot Chocolate
What we love: Getting cosy and snuggled up by the fire with a smooth and creamy white hot chocolate.
6. Mulled Wine
What we love: Mulled wine captures the true essence of autumn, infused with lemon and filled with fragrant spices.
7. Gingerbread White Chocolate Mocha
What we love: Gingerbread and white chocolate, who could think of a better combination?
8. Dirty Chai Latte
What we love: A dirty chai latte has a shot of expresso to give you that kick you need on a chilly morning.
9. London Fog
What we love: London Fog is amazing to start, but when you add lavender, it’s the ideal drink for relaxation.