When it comes to the turning of seasons and the commencement of pumpkin hysteria, the hype is real. Holiday treats and eats don’t have to put your diet in jeopardy, though.
is trailblazing a better-for-you take on the popular autumnal flavor profile. The “Smoothies With A Purpose” purveyor is offering the trendy flavor profile with the addition of the Pumpkin Spice Smoothies.
“Pumpkin Spice items generate a lot of buzz this time of year, and our Pumpkin Spice Smoothie is no different,” Davis Jaeger, Smoothie King product development manager and food scientist, said. “It’s a seasonally appropriate item that also offers nutritional benefits.”
“Smoothie King introduced the Pumpkin Spice Smoothies to answer our guests’ cravings this time of year. But, since we’re Smoothie King, even our seasonally inspired flavors have a purpose. Pumpkin spice is no different – with the addition of our immune enhancer and Pumpkin’s natural good-for-you nutrients, our Pumpkin Spice offerings not only offer a better-for-you option, but also a smoothie with a purpose,” Jaeger said.
The Pumpkin Spice Smoothie contains a blend of all-natural pumpkin spiced puree, non-fat milk, turbinado, vanilla protein blend and immune enhancer. The festive drink is available with either frozen yogurt or Greek yogurt, which offers an extra creamy treat packed with protein and probiotics.
An on-trend flavor profile isn’t the only seasonally appropriate attribute of the Pumpkin Spice Smoothie; the drink also features Smoothie King’s proprietary immune enhancer.
“It’s garnered a very strong cult following,” Jaeger said. “The reactions on social media alone are overwhelmingly positive, and now every Smoothie King store is offering the Pumpkin Spice Smoothie.”
The following is well-deserved, too. With fall flavor temptations leering from every gleaming cookie tin and corner coffee shop, Smoothie King seeks to keep a healthy diet and lifestyle a top priority.
“It’s an indulgent season, and this is a nutritionally beneficial indulgence,” Jaeger said. “Obviously, Smoothie King strives to help each and every guest achieve their health goals with our nutritious and delicious smoothies and meal replacements. The Pumpkin Spice Smoothie is a great way to indulge in holiday flavors while remaining on track with your health goals.”