Is it too soon for pumpkin spice? The Taste Buds weigh in on everything pumpkin spice

Are you on board, or boycotting?

Is it too soon for pumpkin spice? The Taste Buds weigh in on everything pumpkin spice
Starbucks introduces pumpkin cream cold brew

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - It’s not even Labor Day yet, but pumpkin spice is already invading store shelves and menus.

The famous Pumpkin Spice Latte, or “PSL,” from Starbucks will be available starting Tuesday. And the coffee chain is set to offer an additional fall-themed drink: The pumpkin cream cold brew.

Is it too soon for pumpkin spice? The Taste Buds weigh in on everything pumpkin spice

The debate that the Taste Buds will tackle this week on the show is, “How much is too much?"

When is it too soon to introduce these fall flavors that have a cult-like following? Even Spam is getting onboard the pumpkin train, offering a limited edition Pumpkin Spice Spam.

Yes, you read that correctly.

Limited edition offering from Spam
Limited edition offering from Spam

Chime in during the show and your voice and opinion will be read live.

Are you someone who can’t get enough, and can’t get it soon enough? Or do you boycott places that shove fall down your throat too soon?

Fieldstone Farm Therapeutic Riding Center
Fieldstone Farm Therapeutic Riding Center

Also on the show this week, Chef Chris Hodgson of The Driftwood Group, will join the Taste Buds to talk about the upcoming event Chefs Unbridled, benefiting Fieldstone Farm Therapeutic Riding Center.

Wonder what he thinks about PSLs?

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