Originally published 10/6/17. Updated 9/10/18.
Everyone loves pumpkin. Or at least, they do in my mind.
It’s probably because I’ve been obsessed with pumpkin for a long time. You know, before it was cool– a pumpkin hipster, if you will. Of course, you can quench your thirst for all pumpkin at the grocery store or Starbucks. But if you’re looking to take your favorite fall habit to the next level, you’ve come to the right girl.
Here are the 16 best local pumpkin flavored treats to bring out the #basic in all of us.
Pumpkin Cream Puff from Schmidt’s
An autumn twist on a classic, Columbus dessert.
Pumpkin Cheesecake Ice Cream from Simply Rolled
The holy trifecta: Pumpkin. Cheesecake. Ice Cream.
Pumpkin Spice Macaron Pistacia Vera
Pumpkin Macarons that are so light and airy, you won’t feel guilty about going back for seconds.
Pumpkin Spice Whoopie Pie from Pattycake Bakery
100% vegan. 100% delicious.
Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bars from Cherbourg Bakery
The perfect snack to share with friends or coworkers who are just as pumpkin-obsessed as you are.
Pancake Balls with Cooper’s Mill Pumpkin-Apple Butter from Katalina’s
Pancake Balls from Katalina’s are always delicious, but they’re even better with Pumpkin-Apple butter inside!
Bourbon Barrel “Pi” Imperial Pumpkin Ale from Wolf’s Ridge Brewing
Get a little tipsy off of Wolf’s Ridge Imperial Pumpkin Ale.
Pumpkin Praline Scone from Kittie’s Cakes
A pumpkin scone, in case you’re feeling fancy.
Pumpkin Spice Donuts from Amy’s Donuts
My favorite donuts in Columbus made with my favorite flavor. Yum.
Pumpkin Pie Ice Cream from Graeter’s
Grab a pint, throw on a comfy sweater, and curl up.
Pumpkin Pie from Just Pies
For when you’re craving the original pumpkin dessert.
Pumpkin Pretzels from Chocolate Cafe
Everything you love about chocolate covered pretzels, except they’re pumpkin.
Pumpkin Spice Bundt Cake from Nothing Bundt Cake
These little pumpkin cakes pack a punch. They are flavorful and filling.
Spiced Pumpkin Nut Cookies from Insomnia Cookies
Can’t sleep? Craving pumpkin? I think you know what to do.
Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bread from Beehive Bread Co.
Pumpkin bread. I’m not sure you need to hear anything else.
Pumpkin Chai from Stauf’s
Don’t be one of those girls who goes on and on about a PSL. Get a Pumpkin Chai instead.
Go ahead. Get your pumpkin on.
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