Starbuck’s pumpkin spiced latte.
It should still be summer time, however Starbucks is already getting espresso followers psyched for fall.
On Monday, the espresso chain teased the return of its autumn choices with a put up on Instagram that offers folks a fall-themed hotline to name — sure, you learn that proper — to get into a comfy sweater-wearing, seasonal latte-sipping way of thinking.
“Fall is so close you can hear it,” Starbucks captioned an image that includes one among its scorching drinks set towards a heat background. The cup has the hotline quantity, 1-833-GET-FALL, written the place a buyer’s identify would often seem.
The hotline, which is accessible to these within the U.S. and Canada, first appeared in Starbucks’ closed Facebook group referred to as the Leaf Rakers Society.
So what occurs whenever you dial this mysterious quantity? When TODAY Food dialed in and pressed 2 to “practice pumpkin mantras,” a deep, soothing voice was heard on the road.
“Hold your pumpkin drink close and open your mind,” stated the voice, in a tone which can induce some severe ASMR mind tingles amongst callers. “We’re going to unlock all the fall feels.”
Other choices on the hotline included “cozy up with your cup,” which featured a crackling hearth, and “flannel on repeat,” which was actually somebody simply repeating the phrase “flannel” time and again.
Following the Instagram put up, followers rapidly jumped on bandwagon — or ought to we are saying hayride — and whole fall fever commenced.
“Would order pumpkin spice all year if it were available,” wrote one commenter.
“I just called! I will definitely be redialing in the near future. This made my Monday morning,” wrote one other fall fan.
“Does this mean the pumpkin spice lattes are coming soon???” questioned one other poster.
Earlier this summer time, the espresso chain did verify that its beloved Pumpkin Spice Latte can be returning for its 17th 12 months in a row. But when, precisely, will this occasion happen?
Multiple Starbucks places throughout the nation have taken to social media to say they may begin providing the fall-flavored beverage on Tuesday, Aug. 25, which might be the earliest launch date within the chain’s historical past. Previously, the chain would launch the drink after Labor Day to mark the unofficial transition from summer time to fall.
Though Starbucks company wouldn’t verify whether or not the rumored launch date shall be taking place nationwide, TODAY Food referred to as Starbucks shops in a number of states and acquired affirmation that all of them had their signature pumpkin sauce able to go and would begin serving Pumpkin Spices Lattes on Tuesday.
Starbucks’ fall menu could also be out sooner than ever, however Dunkin’ already launched its pumpkin-flavored fare on Aug. 19.