8 fall-inspired warm drinks that won't ruin your diet


Maple leaf frappe

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We've brought you everything pumpkin, everything apple and everything squash. But fall just isn't complete without a good warm drink.

And yes, we know you can't live without your pumpkin spice latte. Or your hot chocolate. Or your apple cider. We've got these and more but with a healthy twist, so you can save your calories for Aunt Jane's pecan pie.

(And if you're looking for a little holiday booze, try any of these amazing drinks.)


1. Healthy Homemade Pumpkin Spice Latte

Healthy Homemade Pumpkin Spice Latte

The Pumpkin Spice Latte is THE fall drink. But it's often loaded with calories. Eating Bird Food's version is still delicious but won't ruin your waistline.


2. 5-Minute Vegan Hot Cocoa

5-Minute Vegan Hot Cocoa

Minimalist Baker veganized hot chocolate with some very simple ingredients: almond milk, cocoa powder, semisweet chocolate and sweetener. Peppermint extract and whipped cream are optional!


3. Hot Apple Cider with Superfood Power

Hot apple cider

Nothing says fall like apples — and apple cider. Healthful Pursuit has an amazing take on this warm autumn drink by adding cinnamon sticks, cardamom pods, star anise, ginger, lemon zest and orange.


4. Maple Leaf Frappe

Maple Leaf Frappe

If you're looking for something unique, try this maple-inspired drink from Peanut Butter & Peppers.


5. Skinny Caramel Mocha

Skinny Caramel Mocha

Caramel fan? Then you gotta try this drink from Shugary Sweets, which is sure to satisfy your fall cravings and sweet tooth.


6. Clean Eating Peppermint Mocha

Clean Eating Peppermint Mocha

If you're already in the mood for Christmas, this peppermint drink from The Gracious Pantry will get you in the holiday spirit.


7. Skinny Pumpkin Frappuccino

Skinny Pumpkin Frappuccino

Can't get enough pumpkin? Here's another version from Sally's Baking Addiction that takes it to the next level as a frappuccino.


8. Skinny Chai Frappuccino

Skinny Chai Frappuccino

Healthify your favorite chai drink with this version from Amy's Healthy Baking.