Alert, alert! This is not a drill. Starbucks Malaysia is bringing Pumpkin Spice Latte (PSL) to a store near you! You read that right, the multi-billion dollar coffee chain finally launches their fall season favourite – Pumpkin Spice Latte all the way here in Malaysia! And, netizens couldn’t be more excited to try it! Don’t worry about waiting too long for it, it’s sooner than you think!
Pumpkin Spice Latte Coming To Starbucks Malaysia Stores Near You On 15 October 2019
The arrival of Pumpkin Spice Latte marks the arrival of fall season, so, it’s time to sip on a cup and get cosy! Technically, we have summer all-year round here in Malaysia but, let’s all pretend and get ourselves in the mood for autumn because tis’ the season that calls for your now-annual trip (hopefully) to Starbucks for pumpkin spice goodness!
Find Out What Actually Goes Into A Pumpkin Spice Latte Beverage And Why It’s So Popular
You might wonder, why is it that some ang moh’s (foreigners) love PSL? Curiosity killed the cat, so, we won’t leave you hanging. Here’s why Pumpkin Spice Latte is an iconic fall season beverage – it’s got a lot to do with the smell and taste of the beverage.
Before we get to the science behind PSL, let’s talk about what actually goes into making this quintessential fall beverage. As the saying goes: pumpkin, spice and all things nice! Well, not really but you get where we’re going with this. Pumpkin Spice Latte is made of all things nice with flavours of pumpkin, cinnamon, nutmeg and clove.
These collection of spices mixed with Starbucks’ signature espresso and milk surely make it delicious to drink. A cuppa of PSL screams warmth and cosiness. And, that is exactly why foreigners love it – because its smell reminds them of familiarity and comfort. We’re talking about childhood memories kind-of comfort here. Besides that, the taste of PSL is sweet with cinnamony notes that’ll leave you sipping non-stop when the weather gets low. Let’s just say that if comfort could be packaged to fit a Venti, this beverage would definitely be it!
Enjoy Pumpkin Spice Latte Hot, Iced, Or Blended On 15 October 2019
With popular demand by netizens on Twitter, Starbucks Malaysia finally gave in and posted the above picture to excite fellow Malaysians about the long awaited arrival of Pumpkin Spice Latte to our shores! PSL can be enjoyed hot, iced, or blended. Starbucks Malaysia will likely serve it topped with whipped cream and a dash of real pumpkin spices just like overseas stores!
Aren’t you jumping with excitement? Because we are! You no longer have to scroll on Instagram and sulk in agony when you see a post from your friends overseas with their hands on a Pumpkin Spice Latte from Starbucks. Head to Starbucks this 15th of October 2019 and get one of your own! Be sure to take an insta-worthy shot and post it (we’re all basic like that). We can’t wait to see your lovely PSL shots! Adios for now!
Cover image credit: @janyonce (left), @meehofficial (right)
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