What’s In that Pumpkin Spice Latte
Dietician explains why the coffee drinks we love might only be an occasional indulgence
Pumpkin spice everything is back – and not just the famed Starbucks latte. Shakes, iced coffees, and other fall treats have taken over the menus at countless fast food chains and coffee shops nationwide. Since 2015, when pumpkin spiced foods and beverages were estimated to have brought in over $500 million in sales nationwide, our love for them has only grown. But while they taste incredibly sweet, they may also be helping you pack on that extra holiday weight before the holiday season ever begins. An Avera Heart Institute registered dietician explains why.