Change Up Your 2021 Pumpkin Spice Season With These 7 Custom Starbucks Drink Orders
Pumpkin spice lattes are a favorite of mine every year. I always look forward to taking that very first sip once the drink available, knowing that I'll be able to enjoy the warm and comforting drink for weeks to come. If there's ever been a time when we need some more comfort in our lives in the form of seasonal coffee beverages, this is it, so I've upped my PSL intake by a lot in 2021. (Whatever works, right?) But you know what happens when an obsession becomes too much of an obsession? Like when you lose interest in your favorite song after repeatedly hitting the replay button? While my love for pumpkin spice lattes will never go away, I've been craving drinks that are a bit different but will still satisfy my autumn-loving heart. By customizing your Starbucks drink order, you can keep your pumpkin game going strong all the way into the holiday season without ever getting bored. Here are seven tried-and-true pumpkin Starbucks orders - yes, one for every day of the week - that you can keep on solid rotation to mix things up (including some secret menu fan-favorites and iced cold pumpkin drinks).
Got leftover sweet potatoes in your fridge? Say you meal-prepped a few sweet potatoes and don't know what to do with the extras, or you’re in the days after the Thanksgiving rush and are living in Leftover Land. You're in luck—sweet potatoes are an excellent, flavor-packed base for dishes like pancakes, waffles, salads, soups, and of course, pie. That’s right, they’re more than welcome at any meal of the day, and we’re here to help you navigate the sweet, orange road ahead. © Provided by Food52
We’ve compiled a stacked and loaded compendium of exciting ways to repurpose these delicious, satisfying, beloved root veggies. From the classic to the unexpected, and whether your sweet potatoes are mashed or baked or boiled or steamed, these leftover sweet potato recipes are sure to satisfy everyone at your table.
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Hello, it’s me, your friendly internet corn truther, here to tell you that you are probably overcooking your corn on the cob. If you’ve been reading me for any real length of time, you know that I love to shout about how you don’t even have to cook corn, but sometimes people like their corn hot, so that the butter melts (and I get that). © Photo: elenamazur (Shutterstock) The trouble is that most corn on the cob “recipes” or methods tell you to cook your corn for far too long. Corn enthusiasts have been shouting about this since 1992, yet people refuse to listen.
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Erinrae was left with some extra sweet potatoes the other night and took to the Hotline to ask for your best ideas for repurposing them. As always, you came through with a bunch of brilliant ideas, inspiring all of us to step up our "bestover" game: © Provided by Food52
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- LE BEC FIN suggests a riff on baked eggs, instructing: “In ramekins or muffins tins, put a layer of mashed sweet potatoes, top with cooked bacon, then grated sharp cheddar, and, finally, an egg. Bake as you would baked eggs."
- Drbabs votes for making sweet potato bread or muffins.
- Carlito suggests adding the mashed potato into a bowl of oatmeal.
- Lindsay-Jean Hard offers a recipe for using them in scones.
- Our editors love sweet potato in a smoothie.
- Emma's Big Little sweet potato yogurt is a slam-dunk.
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- Nancy suggests using the leftover sweet potatoes on a salad. Anne7hall agrees and thinks that a soft-boiled egg would be a great addition.
- Mblossom uses them in quesadillas: “I mash the baked sweet potato with some cumin, coriander, and salt, then spread it on the tortilla, add black beans, plenty of Monterey Jack cheese, some cilantro, and maybe some jalapeños.”
- Fritters and croquettes are popular solutions—Pegeen, dinner at ten, and ADM are all fans.
- Peter says these mashed sweet potatoes are one of his favorite Food52 recipes of all time.
- Deborah Madison's flan is an inventive, delicious recipe.
- These Genius-grade sweet potato cookies are perfect for leftover steamed sweet potatoes.
- Got leftover sweet potato pureé? Meet your favorite new brownies.
- A baked sweet potato is the secret to this beautiful rolled cake.
More Leftover Sweet Potato Recipes
- Sweet Potato Waffles, Sweet or Savory
- Sweet Potato and Pancetta Gratin
- Sweet Potato Pie
- Sweet Potato, Zucchini & Chickpea Salad
- Sweet Potato Soup with Feta and Za'atar Oil
- Sweet Potato and Chickpea Cakes
- Sweet Potato Gnocchi
- Sweet Potato and Cauliflower Soup
What's your favorite use for leftover sweet potatoes? Tell us in the comments or join the conversation over on the Hotline!
First photo by James Ransom, second photo by Mark Weinberg, final photo by Linda Xiao
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