Tuesday, November 18, 2008

Aztec Hot Chocolate Mix

This spiced cocoa mix is a great way to keep warm, all winter long. Packaged in a cool jar and it makes a unique and tasty gift.

For this recipe, you will need:
  • 3 cups powdered milk
  • 3/4 cup cocoa
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 1 Tbs cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoons ginger powder
  • 1 teaspoons cayenne pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon nutmeg

Sift the ingredients into a large glass bowl. Pack the mix into an airtight jar or decorative tin.
Make a label with instructions to prepare the mixture.
Hot Chocolate
Serves 1
4 tablespoons Hot Chocolate Mix
8 ounces boiling water
Add marshmallows or whipped cream.

I have even been known to add tequila! If you want to try a delicious spicy hot chocolate, but don't have the time or desire to make this mix, try Organic Fair Trade Xocolatl Hot Chocolate from Dagoba


[ P a n [d] o r a ] said...

This sounds yummy! I've gotta taste it :)

Stop by for a Spell said...

It is delicious & unexpected! Let us know how you like it when you make it.

mrsb said...

Oh, yum! I love spicy chocolate. I'll definitely be trying out this recipe.

Anonymous said...

Sounds wonderful!