Protein Pumpkin Spice Coffee

What says “fall” more than pumpkin spice coffee?

Recently, I decided to try something different than the pumpkin spice coffee, so i added protein punch plus a sprinkle of my homemade pumpkin spice mix. If you’re not into protein powder (which is totally fine), you can make it without the protein. I recommend this blend for athletes or people doing performance-oriented training as a good pre-workout snack or something light if you train semi-fasted.

Protein Pumpkin Spice Coffee


For the Coffee

  • 12 oz (350 mL) hot brewed coffee
  • 1 scoop (30 g) vanilla protein powder
  • 1-1/2 tbsp (22.5 mL) pumpkin puree
  • ½ tsp pumpkin pie spice mix

To make Homemade Pumpkin Pie Spice Mix (makes ¼ cup / 23 g)

  • 2 tbsp (8g) cinnamon
  • 1 tbsp (4 g ground ginger
  • ½ tbsp (3 g) allspice
  • ½ tbsp (3.5 g) ground cloves
  • ½ tbsp (3.5 g) ground nutmeg


Combine the coffee, protein powder, pumpkin puree, and spices in a blender. Blend on high for 15 seconds until it’s frothy.

What says "fall" more than pumpkin spice coffee?