The Many Moods Of Pumpkin

Katch Astoria’s Pumking Ale Katch Astoria’s Pumking Ale Fall is officially here! And it’s also that time of the year when everywhere you turn you see pumpkin and pumpkin-spiced foods, desserts and drinks. Astoria has many places that feature super creative and tasty pumpkin offerings. You NEED to check out our list and let us know what you think, tag us on Instagram @QueensScene in any of your pumpkin-flavored pics.

Vaccaro’s Bakery, located at 28-05 Steinway Street, is home of the “Donnoli” made by Chef Vinny—a delicious cannoli cream-filled donut. For the month of October they have their special Pumpkin Donnoli get them while you can!

Katch Astoria, located at 31-19 Newtown Avenue – Among the many beers on tap, why not try Pumking Ale with a malty sweetness, vanilla, clove, allspice, cinnamon, nutmeg, and pie crust (!) flavor.

DiWine’s Spiced Pumpkin Old- Fashioned DiWine’s Spiced Pumpkin Old- Fashioned Sugar and Water NYC, located at 29-14 23 Avenue – Because sometimes you just have to treat yourself! Indulge in your pumpkin cravings with a pumpkin spice donut freshly made everyday.

NYCBCH, located at 40-05 Broadway & 33-10 30th Avenue – Welcome in the cooler temperatures and start your day off with the perfect blend of their Pumpkin Spice Latte.

Trattoria L’incontro, located at 21- 76 31st Street – Candy Wrappers Pumpkin Ravioli handmade by Chef Rocco is sure to be a hit!

Brooklyn Bagel, located at 36-14 30th Avenue & 35-09 Ditmars Blvd. – Among their large selection of different spreads they offer a Pumpkin Cream Cheese to pair with the bagel of your choice.

Sugar and Water NYC’s Pumpkin Spice Donut Sugar and Water NYC’s Pumpkin Spice Donut Chip New York City, located at 30- 06 34th Street – Worth the wait on line, get their Pumpkin Spice cookies while you can! For more info on when they are available check out their Instagram @chipnewyorkcity.

DiWine Bar, located at 41-15 31st Avenue – Nothing says fall like a Spiced Pumpkin Old-Fashioned, the perfect cocktail to be seen sipping this season.

Fusion Juice Bar, located at 30-93 38th Street Organic – Vegan, healthy and yummy! Try a Pumpkin Spice Smoothie.

Porto Bello, located at 43-18 Ditmars Boulevard – Has a special on Fridays when they serve Mascarpone Pumpkin Ravioli with shiitake mushrooms in a brown butter and sage sauce.

Vaccaro’s Bakery’s Pumpkin “Donnoli” Vaccaro’s Bakery’s Pumpkin “Donnoli” Martha’s Bakery, located at 36-21 Ditmars Boulevard – When it comes to pumpkin, Martha’s has you covered. You can choose from the Pumpkin Cheesecake, Pumpkin Pie, Pumpkin Bread Pudding and even a Pumpkin Crème Brulee.


—Melissa Mennona

Chip New York City’s Pumpkin Spice Latte Cookie 
Photo Melissa Mennona Chip New York City’s Pumpkin Spice Latte Cookie Photo Melissa Mennona
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