Pumpkin is the spice of life! Here’s where to get it

Whether or not you think pumpkin spice is basic, it’s all the rage. Here’s a few places where you can get your pumpkin spice fix, NOLA style.

by Mary Staes
October 23, 2018

Fall is finally here! Pumpkin Spice up my life!

https://giphy.com/gifs/excited-screaming-jonah-hill-5GoVLqeAOo6PK

Whether or not you think pumpkin spice is basic, it’s all the rage. Here’s a few places where you can get your pumpkin spice fix, NOLA style.

Sucre’
This local favorite is serving up pumpkin chocolates, with pumpkin spice puree on the inside. They’re available at ALL THREE of the confectioners’ stores.

Sucré
$$$$
Getting there
3025 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115, USA
Hours
Mon-Thu 10am–8pm
Fri-Sat 10am–10pm
Sun 10am–8pm
More Info

Sno-la’s Pumpkin Spice snoball

Photo courtesy Sno-la Snoballs

We all know fall in New Orleans is a finicky thing. It might be cold in the morning but hot in the afternoon. Sno-la always changes things up for its seasonal flavors, and this pumpkin spice flavored one is no exception. The Uptown location even offers seating inside so you don’t have to freeze with your snoball outside. And if you love having this spice 24/7, 365 — they have ALL THE DAYS.

Sno-La Snowballs
$$$$
Getting there
8108 Hampson St, New Orleans, LA 70118, USA
Hours
Mon-Sun 1–8pm
More Info

Community Coffee’s spiced pumpkin pecan pie flavor
Love pumpkin spice so much that you want to wake up it? Problem solved. This flavor is described as “sweet and lightly spiced.” It’s available in K-cups too.

District Donuts’ pumpkin spice latte donut
Imagine it. PSL glaze, pumpkin drizzle, chicory sugar, white chocolate shavings. District changes their menu everyday, and this beauty has been popping up about once a week so its best to call the store first before heading out to try this one.

 

View this post on Instagram

 

PSL Donut on the menu today – Pumpkin Spice Latte Glaze, Pumpkin Drizzle, Chicory Sugar, White Chocolate Shavings

A post shared by District Donuts.Sliders.Brew. (@districtdonuts) on


District Donuts Sliders Brew
$$$$
Getting there
2209 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA
Hours
Mon-Sun 7am–9pm
More Info

Gracious Bakery
This cafe and bakery is the perfect place to grab lunch and get your pumpkin spice fix. They sell pumpkin flavored old-fashion doughnuts that look and taste delicious.


Gracious Bakery + Cafe
$$$$
Getting there
1000 S Norman C Francis Parkway #100, New Orleans, LA 70125, USA
Hours
Mon 7am–2pm
Tue-Fri 7am–3pm
Sat-Sun 8am–2pm
More Info

Mary Staes is Digital Content Lead for Very Local. She works with our freelancers and crafts content for our social media platforms and website. Before Very Local, she worked with CBS affiliate WWL-TV as a web producer and weekend assignment editor for about 4 years. She has also handled broadcast coverage for 160 Marine Reserve training facilities while she served as an active duty Marine. As a native New Orleanian, she takes being "very local" to heart. She loves being intertwined with the culture and figuring out how there are less than two degrees of separation between us all, whether...

More Local Stories

Fit and Fab: Free summer workouts in Boston

Cover photo courtesy Getty Images Looking to get fit for the summer? Still wary of COVID-19 or just looking for some sunshine while you sweat? Here are some Boston free summer workouts across the city so you can keep moving all season long! Seaport Sweat May 2 to Sept. 29 Boston’s biggest free workout series…

What’s On the Menu?: Farm-to-table

The farm-to-table movement brings locally grown foods to your plate. Not only will enjoying farm-to-table meals allow you to indulge in fresh, nutritional, seasonal dishes, but farm-to-table dining helps the environment and supports the local economy.  Check out these delicious farm-to-table restaurants in Greenville, South Carolina on the latest episode of What’s On the Menu?. …

A guide to some of the best Black-owned brunch spots in NOLA

Gather the crew together, make those reservations, and celebrate all things Black at brunch. 

A guide to Pittsburgh’s summer events must-do list

Check out our roundup below for the can’t-miss events happening in the city over the next few months.

Eat Play Stay Orlando: Tarpon Springs

In historic Ybor City, different cultures bring out the best in one another. Enjoy an authentic Cuban sandwich or dine at a restaurant now on its fifth generation of ownership. After chicken yoga (yes, that’s a thing!), treat yourself to a hand-rolled cigar.

Dorchester doughnuts that pack a paczki

These traditional Polish pastries are the real deal.

Cheap Date Orlando: Unicorns Dragons & Desserts

Two Orlando couples shop vintage, search for the perfect slice, visit a post-apocalyptic saloon, and take the stage on blind dates in Orlando.

What’s on the Menu: Global Flavors in Greenville

Farm to table is easy when you own the farm! Sun Belly Cafe, Oak Hill Farm & Cafe, Farm Fresh Fast, and The Anchorage Restaurant invite us into their kitchens and show us how farming and sustainability influence their menus.

Hometown Tragedy: Missing in Milwaukee

On this episode of Hometown Tragedy: Missing in Milwaukee, we’ll explore what happened to Jerica Banks, her children, and how it impacted their community.

Exploring the history of Pittsburgh’s Chinatown

At one time, there was even an informal Chinatown mayor to act as a community liaison.

black owned brunch spots new orleans 14 parishes

A guide to some of the best Black-owned brunch spots in NOLA

Gather the crew together, make those reservations, and celebrate all things Black at brunch. 

Queen Trini Lisa’s Ascension to New Orleans’ Caribbean Soul Food Throne

Lisa Nelson didn’t plan on being a chef. She didn’t anticipate becoming a queen either, but true to the most beloved of royalty, the people made her one.

A grab-and-go food guide to the MSY New Orleans terminal

Time. Most of us don’t have a lot of that. Even less so when we’re rushing to make a flight. There are still plenty of tasty options for the less leisurely travelers among us, though it helps to know where to find them.

Chef Dee Lavigne expands the only Black-owned cooking school in New Orleans

Deelightful Roux School of Cooking is the only African American-owned cooking school taught by a New Orleans native, and her class is a guide to New Orleans’ food culture.