Food News: Starbucks, Krispy Kreme, & Burger King
THE PUMPKIN SPICE LATTE IS BACK AT STARBUCKS TODAY: The Pumpkin Spice Latte is back at Starbucks, tying the record for the earliest it’s debuted. It also returned on August 24th two years ago. It’s a big year for the PSL… the 20th anniversary. They started selling it in 2003.
SOURCES: Starbucks / Today
KRISPY KREME LAUNCHES PUP’KIN SPICE DOUGHNUTS: Your dog can be in on fall fun with new Pup’kin Spice Doggie Doughnuts! The flavored, handmade doughnut-shaped buscuits come in Pup’kin Spice Original Glazed, Pup’kin Spice Cake, Pup’kin Spice Maple Peanut, and Pup’kin Spice Cheesecake Swirl. Available nationwide from August 26th through August 31st for National Dog Day!
BURGER KING FANS CAN CHOOSE BETWEEN TWO GHOST PEPPER ITEMS: BK App Royal Perks members can vote on which Ghost Pepper item they want on the menu: Ghost Pepper Chicken Fries or the Ghost Pepper Whopper! Vote now to decide which spicy treat will be available during Spooky Season. The Ghost Pepper Whopper was first released in October 2022, and Ghost Pepper Chicken Fries were released at select locations in 2021.