It's hard to imagine it but Autumn is around the corner in the Tri-Cities and that means Starbucks will soon be launching their ultra-popular pumpkin spice lattes!

A few years back there was a fear of a pumpkin shortage but word is supplies are arriving at Starbucks over the next few weeks.

When Is Starbucks Launching Their Pumpkin Spice Latte in 2021?

Starbucks is being coy on when the pumpkin spice drinks will launch for 2021 but insiders are saying August 24th will be the official launch date.

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Starbucks last year launched its pumpkin spice products on August 25th.

Can I Order A Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Latte Earlier Than Their Launch Date?

According to Yahoo News, the staff isn't allowed to even open up the supplies until the day the drink launches so if you try to order early, you'll likely be told no.

The official Starbucks statement right now is:

We’re not ready to embrace fall just yet! We’ll be sure to let you know when we have more details to share.

...but employees are saying that the fall menu will launch on August 24th but they've been sworn to secrecy.

What's The New 2021 Starbucks Menu Items For Fall?

The new Starbucks menu items will include a new Apple Crisp Macchiato according to insiders.

As Starbucks stocks up for the obvious rush, they'll receive when the drinks do launch, let's hope the pandemic doesn't create a supplies shortage.

I'd hate for you to miss out on your favorite drinks. We'll keep you updated as we get the official word from Starbucks!

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