It’s officially fall – though Dunkin’ and Starbucks have been selling their signature fall drinks since August.
Few other flavors incite more outrage – or devotion – than pumpkin spice.
As part of an ongoing taste test series at we– we’ve tried fast food chocolate chip cookies, coffee, and apple pie, to name a few – we decided to pit the two biggest coffee chains in the US against other, and sampled pumpkin lattes from Starbucks and Dunkin’ (formerly known as Dunkin’ Donuts).
While the latte at Dunkin’ was substantially cheaper, Starbucks is still the reigning pumpkin spice champion.
Keep scrolling to see why we prefer the PSL from Starbucks over its Dunkin’ counterpart.
You know what October means: sweater weather, apple picking, Halloween… and pumpkin-flavored everything.
Some say the pumpkin craze has gone too far.
We decided to pit the pumpkin lattes at Starbucks and Dunkin’ (née Dunkin’ Donuts) against each other.
Starbucks and Dunkin’ are, in fact, the two biggest coffee chains in America respectively, according to Technomic’s Top 500 Chain Restaurant Report. There are 13,390 Starbucks locations in the US, and 9,141 Dunkin’s.