Written by: Emily De Sousa
Tis the season for a pumpkin spice latte! That’s right, it’s the most basic time of the year – even if the temperature outside says differently. This year, Toronto is raising the bar on its pumpkin spiced treats and putting pumpkin into pretty much everything, that even the pumpkin spice haters will find something to love.
Pumpkin Spice Cookie Dough – Junked Food Co
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Junked Food Co is known for their outrageous food-porn-like combinations of sweets and treats. And of course, they’re bringing that madness into the fall season with their giant scoops of ooey-gooey pumpkin spiced cookie dough.
Pumpkin Caramel Cheesecake Donuts – The Rolling Pin
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An annual favourite at The Rolling Pin, these extreme dessert restaurant is bringing back their famous pumpkin caramel cheesecake donuts. As of the flavour combination of pumpkin and caramel wasn’t delicious enough, these donuts are drizzled with even more caramel and topped off with a dollop of whipped cream.
Pumpkin Spice Tarts – Nadege Patisserie
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For those looking for something a little bit light, head over to Nadege Patisserie, home to some of the most beautiful and elegant pastries in Toronto. You can try out one of these cute pumpkin spice tarts or a variety of other treats from their fall pastry collection!
Pumpkin Cheese Donut – San Remo Bakery
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San Remo’s delicious pumpkin cheese donut’s are only available until Thanksgiving, so you better get one fast! You can’t afford to miss out on these creamy, pumpkin filled donuts that will have you wishing it was fall year round!
Pumpkin Spice Macaroon – AG Macaroons
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For those looking for a sophisticated pumpkin spice fix, head on over to AG Macaroons for the yummiest pumpkin spice macaroon that will rival even the fluffiest of treats in Paris.
Pumpkin Tart – Dufflet Pastries
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Aren’t you drooling just looking at these yummy pumpkin tarts from Dufflet’s? These tarts are best when they’re warm, so get there early! They’re crispy on the outside, gooey on the inside, and topped with a delicious pumpkin cream cheese frosting.
Pumpkin Pie – Baker Bots Baking
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You can’t go wrong with a class and Baker Bots Baking does the classic pumpkin pie like no one else – it might even rival your Grandma’s secret recipe, but you’ll have to try a slice for yourself to find out.
Chicken and Pumpkin Spice Muffins – Tom & Sawyer
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Why should humans have all the fun? Let your furry friends indulge in the pumpkin spice trend too with these chicken and pumpkin spice muffins. (Yes, these are indeed for dogs.)