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Has the Pumpkin Spice Obsession Gone Too Far? (Take A Poll)

submitted on October 1, 2014 by HouTex in "Products / Gadgets"
Nothing signals the arrival of fall like the return of Starbuck's popular seasonal Pumpkin Spice Latte, which they have been serving since 2008. Does the aroma and taste bring a smile to your face, or is pumpkin spice not your cup of tea, coffee, or other artificially-flavored product?

Along with the usual teas, coffees, coffee creamers, beverage mixes, syrups, and candles, a lot more pumpkin spice flavored products have turned up, like these:
• Pumpkin Spice Oreos - http://time.com/3305161/pumpkin-spice-oreos/
• Pumpkin Spice M&Ms - http://www.amazon.com/Pumpkin-.....B00ET5VY5W
• Pumpkin Spice Hershey's Kisses - https://www.hersheys.com/celeb.....spx?id=625
• Pumpkin Spice Pop Tarts - http://sweets.seriouseats.com/.....tarts.html
• Pumpkin Spice Greek Yogurt - http://qz.com/270919/when-food.....k-yoghurt/
• Cedar's Hommus, Pumpkin Spice - http://www.cedarsfoods.com/pro.....kin-spice/
• Extra Pumpkin Spice Gum - http://consumerist.com/2014/08.....hits-desk/
• Pumpkin Spice Peanut Butter - http://www.amazon.com/Nuts-Mor.....B00AJMF29S
• Pumpkin Spice pasta - http://www.rossipasta.com/prod.....ce-lasagna
• Pumpkin Spice Buttery Spread - http://www.countrycrock.com/pr.....12/pumpkin

At this link http://mashable.com/2014/09/12.....he-things/ they've collected 20 ways the pumpkin spice obsession has gone too far. Do you agree?

What are your favorites? Or what new products would you like to see? Share your thoughts in the comments.
1. Has the pumpkin spice craze gone too far?
 No, I love it! Look forward to it every year!
 Yes, it's overdone.
 I'm indifferent.
2. Do you even like pumpkin?
 Yes
 No.
 Don't care.
3. Which products would you try? Choose all that appeal to you.
 Pumpkin Spice Oreos
 Pumpkin Spice M&Ms
 Pumpkin Spice Hershey Kisses
 Pumpkin Spice Pop Tarts
 Pumpkin Spice Greek Yogurt
 Pumpkin Spice Hommus
 Pumpkin Spice Chewing Gum
 Pumpkin Spice Peanut Butter
 Pumpkin Spice Pasta
 Pumpkin Spice Buttery Spread
 or See Results 

                 

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  • 205004
    mdshopper1
    master
    1 2
    12 10 2
    Posted by mdshopper1 on October 1, 2014 [reply] 0 0
    pumpkin spice.....bleh Neutral
  • 205017
    JackBauer
    admin
    Posted by JackBauer on October 2, 2014
    [reply] 1 0
    I have had the Oreos, M&Ms, Kisses and of course Latte. Looking forward to Pop tars, Hommus, Peanut Butter and fake butter. Pumpkin spice...NOM NOM NOM.
  • 205029
    lootango
    professor
    11 9 1
    Posted by lootango on October 2, 2014
    [reply] 2 0
    So many people at work go crazy for pumpkin spice coffee and creamers... I can do without.

    Too far... pumpkin spice... too far.
  • 205040
    clover
    professor
    1 6 7
    12 11 2
    Posted by clover on October 2, 2014
    [reply] 2 0
    $6.99 for a slice of Pumpkin Cheesecake at Olive Garden:
    http://www.olivegarden.com/men.....id=1546437
  • 205065
    roxytang
    professor
    2
    10 7 2
    Posted by roxytang on October 3, 2014
    [reply] 1 0
    My bar carries Traveler's Jacko (a pumpkin spice beer). People go crazy over it.
      205086
    • JackBauer
      admin
      Posted by JackBauer on October 3, 2014
      [reply] 1 0
      It is my favorite Pumpkin beer. Had it last week, it was amazing!
    • 205087
    • JackBauer
      admin
      Posted by JackBauer on October 3, 2014 [reply] 0 0
      All of the Travelers beers are good, but this one was over the top!
    • 205103
    • clover
      professor
      1 6 7
      12 11 2
      Posted by clover on October 4, 2014
      [reply] 1 0
      It's pricey. I tried it. It thought it also tasted like it had a hint of Apple Cider mixed in. Cool
  • 205069
    djhciskoski
    professor
    1 2 2
    11 11 2
    Posted by djhciskoski on October 3, 2014
    [reply] 1 0
  • 205515
    mdshopper1
    master
    1 2
    12 10 2
    Posted by mdshopper1 on October 11, 2014 [reply] 0 0
    "So get to groovin'. I like what that barista's doin'. It's like my life's improvin' now that I have my sweet frothy Pumpkin Spice!"

    http://www.huffingtonpost.com/.....mg00000028

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