Vanilla Pumpkin Spice Latte | Onyx Coffee Lab x Proper Syrup

Vanilla Pumpkin Spice Latte | Onyx Coffee Lab x Proper Syrup

September 25, 2023

As the days grow shorter and the air turns crisp, there's nothing quite like the comforting embrace of a warm, fragrant beverage to usher in the fall season. And if you're a coffee enthusiast, the Vanilla Pumpkin Spice Latte made with Onyx’s Monarch coffee beans and Proper Syrup is the perfect way to indulge in the quintessential flavors of fall. Picture yourself wrapped in a blanket, sipping on this delectable concoction, as the rich aroma of freshly brewed coffee mingles with the inviting warmth of vanilla and the irresistible spiciness of pumpkin. In this blog, we'll take you on a journey through the creation of this delightful autumnal beverage, exploring the unique qualities of Onyx’s Monarch coffee beans, blending them into a Vanilla Pumpkin Spice Latte that will awaken your senses and leave you craving more with each sip. So, let's dive into the world of coffee excellence and seasonal bliss, best served at your favorite temperature and in the Ember Mug 2.

Drinking Temperature

Served at 135°F (57°C)



  1. Add vanilla and pumpkin spice syrups into your Ember Mug 2.
  2. Brew an espresso using Onyx Monarch coffee beans. Target 19g with a 47g yield in around 25 seconds.
  3. Pour the espresso into the mug.
  4. Froth or steam 10 oz of the milk of your choice and gently pour the frothed milk into the latte.
  5. Set your preferred temperature. We suggest 135°.
  6. Then sit back and enjoy the first days of fall.

Celebrate the Season Your Way


A jar of freshly made kumquat concentrate sits next to a sunny window.

Want more pumpkin?

Grab some pumpkin pie spice and sprinkle directly on top of your latte. Pumpkin pie spice is available at your local grocery store or you can try this recipe and make it at home. 


Want some sauce with your syrup?

Simply hold the foam and add a whipped cream topping instead. Then drizzle Torani's Pumpkin Pie Sauce to your liking (or like no one is looking).


Looking for more fall recipes?

Try a few of our Favorite Fall Recipes on Degrees° of Ember.

However you decide to enjoy your fall season, or as we call it, Ember Season. Just remember that it’s best enjoyed with hot drinks in hand. Ensure they're always at your favorite temperature in your Ember Mug 2.

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