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Autumn Eats to Try Before It’s Too Late

Fall brings a change of weather, wardrobe, and, of course, food. Flavors like pumpkin, caramel, fig, and nutmeg make tasty, seasonal appearances during the autumn months. Although many have transitioned their harvest decorations into a winter wonderland theme, we are still soaking up a few more weeks of autumn.

Take a bite or a sip of the best fall treats with our autumn eats guide. If you’re on the go, fast food is the best way to get a hearty meal without the wait. To tap into the autumn spirit, hit these spots for a quick dose of fall flavor, and be sure to add some of the other items on your next grocery list.

Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Latte

The PSL is always a fan favorite. This blended drink combines coffee with the classic pumpkin flavor to provide a refreshing and energizing drink. Cheers to classics!

Dairy Queen Limited-Edition Blizzard Treats

Like having options? Try one of Dairy Queen’s five limited-edition Blizzard Treats. The sweet sips include Oreo Mocha Fudge, Brownie Dough, Snickerdoodle Cookie Dough, Choco-dipped Strawberry, and Peppermint Hot Cocoa.

Pillsbury Grands! Limited Edition Pumpkin Spice Rolls with Pumpkin Spice Icing

Preheat the oven and make these yummy, pumpkin-flavored rolls. Find these treats and even more limited edition Pillsbury Grands! at your local Walmart and Target.

Panera Turkey Chili with Beans Soup and Vegetarian Autumn Squash Soup

Panera added two new soups this fall. To celebrate Thanksgiving, they have a limited edition Turkey Chili with Beans soup that is both savory and spicy, along with its Autumn Squash soup, which is bursting with flavor.

McDonald’s Baked Apple Pie

Although this is not a seasonal menu item at McDonald’s, the year-round baked apple pie needs to be highlighted for those that need a quick and warm dessert to grab and go!

Kahlua Pumpkin Spice Liqueur

Hosting a safe, socially distanced party? Serve a twist on your favorite holiday cocktails with a mix of Kahlua Pumpkin Spice liqueur or use it to spice up a batch of cupcakes or your morning joe! The liqueur features notes of pumpkin blended with 100% Arabica coffee and sugarcane rum. Visit Kahlua’s site for details on where to buy a bottle.

Dunkin Spicy Ghost Pepper Donut

Dunkin’s Spicy Ghost Pepper Donut combines sweet with spicy, making it the perfect treat for fall. The donut is pepper-packed and adorned in a strawberry-flavored icing.

Pumpkin Spice Cheerios

Start your morning off right with a spin on a classic. The Pumpkin Spice Cheerios is a delicious blend of nutmeg, clove, and cinnamon. Grab a box at your nearest Target or Walmart before they are all gone.

KIT KAT Apple Pie

Add a bit of sweetness to your day with this revamped version of the classic KIT KAT. Find these apple pie flavored wafers in white crème on Amazon or at Walmart.


Featured photo by Nataliya Vaitkevich

Kennedy McKinney

My name is Kennedy McKinney and I am a sophomore at Florida Atlantic University majoring in Multimedia Journalism and minoring in Business Law. Be sure to follow me on Instagram (@kennedylmckinney) to stay updated on my latest stories.