Ah, the great seasonal showdown: pumpkin spice versus peppermint mocha.

It's like the Clash of the Titans but with coffee cups instead of swords.

These drinks are like the polar opposites of the holiday season—pumpkin spice representing the cozy, sweater weather of fall, and peppermint mocha signaling the arrival of winter and snowflakes.

Pumpkin Spice

It's the OG of autumnal beverages, the unofficial mascot of everything fall-related. It's like sipping on a warm hug from a pumpkin patch.

You know it's officially fall when every cafe suddenly smells like a candle store that exploded with cinnamon, nutmeg, and cloves.

People start craving it like it's the elixir of the season.

You can practically see the leaves changing colors as you take a sip.

Peppermint Mocha

But then, as the pumpkin spice frenzy starts to wind down, in comes the peppermint mocha, bursting through the door like a snowstorm crashing a pumpkin patch party.

Suddenly, it's all about that rich chocolatey goodness with a hint of peppermint.

It's like drinking a liquid candy cane.

It's the drink that screams, "Winter wonderland, here we come!"

A Cultural Phenomena

They're the catalysts for debates among friends, colleagues, and random strangers on the internet. Pumpkin spice loyalists will defend its honor with fervor, arguing that it's the embodiment of fall coziness. On the other hand, peppermint mocha enthusiasts will claim that it's the nectar of holiday cheer that warms the soul.

Pumpkin Spice or Team Peppermint Mocha

Ultimately, whether you're Team Pumpkin Spice or Team Peppermint Mocha, the real winner is anyone who gets to indulge in these delicious seasonal concoctions.

After all, what better way to celebrate the changing seasons than by sipping on a cup of liquid festivity? Cheers to the flavors of fall and winter, one sip at a time!

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Double Decker Coffee Bus

YES, you can enjoy your beverage upstairs.

The beautiful double-decker bus can be seen parked around Casper Wyoming in the summer.

They serve traditional coffee - various mixed coffee drinks - and real fruit smoothies.

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