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DIY Pumpkin Spice (is easier than you think) - DIY Pumpkin Spice

Maybe you’ve run out of Pumpkin Spice. Or maybe you live in Canada and Starbucks has run out of pumpkin scones and it’s only halfway through October. Perhaps, you know, you live in Canada and can’t buy it here, like at all. Or it could be that you have a whole drawer full of spices and it just makes sense to make your own. What ever the reason, what are you waiting for?

Pumpkin spice in T-minus 3 minutes

The is probably the easiest recipe you’ll ever find on a blog. It takes about three mintues – maybe less. You just measure out the ingredients and shake it up in a little Bernardin mason jar like the ones these cupcakes were made in.

DIY Pumpkin Spice Recipe


DIY Pumpkin Spice (is easier than you think) - DIY Pumpkin Spice

You’ll need these 5 simple ingredients. And no, there is no actual pumpkin in Pumpkin Spice.

  • Author: Melanie
  • Prep Time: 5 min
  • Total Time: 5 min
  • Yield: 1 small jar 1x
  • Category: Food


1 ½ teaspoons ground cloves

1 ½ teaspoons ground allspice

2 teaspoons ground nutmeg

2 teaspoons ground ginger

3 tablespoons ground cinnamon


Ok, are you ready for this? Spoon all the spices together in your small mason jar.

Put the lid on the jar.

Shake the jar.

And, done. 

Now that you have this done and you have another hour to kill. And you really want to eat some pumpkin scones. Why not head over here and check out this copycat recipe. || DIY Pumpkin Spice Pumpkin scones

You definitely won’t be sorry.