Fall Favorites: Homemade Caramel Apple Spice

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What do you get when you mix these four ingredients together? The absolute essence of fall in a cup….or simply MAGIC!!

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This has been an absolute fall favorite of our family for a few years, and it all started at Starbucks. Back in college I wasn’t an avid coffee drinker yet, so when we made a trip to Starbucks I needed something without coffee in it. (Nowadays, the stronger the coffee the better.) I stumbled across this drink and had to ask just how it was made. The barista divulged this sacred recipe and little did I know then she was creating a monster. I’ve since shared this with my dearest and best friends and family. I think this is the number one most requested drink in our household. We always seem to have the ingredients in our cupboards/fridge when a little cup of comfort is needed. Try it out for yourself- you will not be disappointed.

Homemade Caramel Apple Spice – adopted from a most lovely Starbucks Barista

Ingredients:

2 cups Apple juice

1 shot (2 or 3 pumps if you have a pump dispenser) Starbucks Cinnamon Dolce Syrup

Whipped cream in a can

Caramel Syrup

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1. Pour yourself a nice glass of apple juice. I use 100% apple juice for this. If you use apple cider the taste will be slightly different than the Starbucks version- they use straight up juice too.

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2. Add your shot of Cinnamon Dolce to the juice. Heat up in the microwave until the desired temp. If you are sharing with group you can also make a big batch all at one time with the ratio of 1 shot syrup per every 2 cups juice.

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3. The last and best part- top with whipped cream and drizzle with caramel syrup. YUM!

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Whether you are entertaining or just wanting a treat for yourself, this is a fantastic fall favorite go to drink. May it warm your heart & soul and brighten your mood on these chilly fall days.

Enjoy!

Love,

Emma

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6 thoughts on “Fall Favorites: Homemade Caramel Apple Spice

  1. love you my sweet emma…..I love talking to you on your blog. I love you lots and lots. your cute little granny joanne. I will try this next year and for many years to come xoxooxooxo

  2. Pingback: Homemade Caramel | Perks of Being a Housewife

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