Starbucks is bringing back the Pumpkin Spice Latte on its earliest launch date ever

Push Doctor / Flickr / CC 2.0 AttributionStarbucks is bringing back the Pumpkin Spice Latte earlier than ever before.
  • StarbucksPumpkin Spice Latte will return to menus on Tuesday, August 27, according to employees at the coffee giant.
  • An August 27 debut would be the earliest Pumpkin Spice Latte launch date for Starbucks.
  • While Starbucks had an early release of the Pumpkin Spice Latte on August 26 in 2014, the latte has never officially returned to menus before August 28.
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Starbucks is bringing back the Pumpkin Spice Latte earlier than ever before.

The iconic PSL will hit menus on Tuesday, August 27, Starbucks employees told Business Insider and said on socialmedia. That would be the earliest Pumpkin Spice Latte launch that America has ever seen.

Typically, the Pumpkin Spice Latte returns right around Labour Day weekend. Last year, the drink launched on August 28.

Pumpkin spice latte launch date chart updatedShayanne Gal/BI Graphics


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Starbucks has not yet announced the 2019 Pumpkin Spice Latte launch date. A representative told Business Insider on Monday that the company had nothing to share on the topic at this time.

Employees have been posting photos on social media of Pumpkin Spice syrup that arrived in stores earlier in August. PSL superfans have been eagerlyanticipating the drink’s return, with excitement booming online since July came to a close.

On Monday, Dunkin’ announced that its fall menu would launch on August 21. Dunkin’ is also kick-starting fall in certain cities by rebranding eight stores as “Pumpkin'” on Wednesday.

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