Mexican Spiced Hot Chocolate

When the weather is cold outside and you want to sip on something hot and comforting, what better beverage could there be than Mexican spiced hot chocolate?

But we are not talking about just any hot chocolate here. There is regular hot chocolate and then there is a south of the border delight! For the ultimate satisfying drink, make some Mexican spiced hot chocolate and allow the chocolate to caress your soul while the spices offer added warmth and flavor.

Nice and Spicy

Chipotle chili pepper and cinnamon add a lovely touch to this Mexican spiced hot chocolate, and you will love the finished flavor. Feel free to use your favorite cocoa or hot chocolate mix to make this drink, and then just add the spices to finish off the flavor.

This Mexican spiced hot chocolate recipe is so simple to prepare and the kids will love it as much as the grownups but you might like to ease off the chili powder for them, and perhaps add a splash of milk to the finished hot chocolate to take some of the heat off and also make it creamier. For adults why not add a splash of rum, brandy or your favorite liqueur? Just to keep the chills out, you know!

Mexican Spiced Hot Chocolate: Quick and Easy

You can make this in just a couple of minutes and it makes a lovely drink if you have visitors. When someone comes into the house, chilly from the cold, offering a cup of this is sure to make their day and make them feel very welcome. The aromatic spices will really resonate with them and serving homemade cookies too means they will probably never want to leave!

Hot Chocolate Mexican Style
Take your hot chocolate to the next level by adding Mexican spices to really make the flavors complete. This hot drink will make you glow from the inside out. It tastes lovely.
Author:
Cuisine: Mexican
Recipe type: Drinks
Serves: 1
Prep time: 
Total time: 
Ingredients
  • 1 serving hot cocoa mix (plus water or milk, according to package directions)
  • ⅛ teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • ⅛ teaspoon ground chipotle chili pepper
  • 2 tablespoons sweetened whipped cream
Instructions
  1. Make the hot cocoa mix according to the directions on the package.
  2. Mix with half of the chili and half of the cinnamon.
  3. Top with the cream and then sprinkle with the remaining chili and cinnamon.
  4. Serve hot, perhaps with some Mexican cookies.

 

Cinnamon Hot Chocolate Mug

This beautiful mug is a lovely gift or even a nice item to treat yourself to. Just looking at the design on the front of the mug is sure to make your mouth water in anticipation of a hot, sweet chocolate drink, whether you make our Mexican spiced hot chocolate recipe or your own. This is a lovely mug you can wrap your hands around during the chilly months to warm your hands and soul.

Hot chocolate is something that is sure to brighten everyone’s day or evening and it is not just for the fall and winter either. Make somebody a lovely cup of hot chocolate, add some mini marshmallows and watch their face light up when they see it. A nice mug makes the whole experience ever nicer.

Cinnamon Hot Chocolate Mug

 

 

Ghirardelli Chocolate Mix

Ghirardelli is the word on everyone’s mind when thinking about the very best chocolate and, as you would expect, this sweet ground chocolate and cocoa makes the most delicious beverage.

This is a big container but it will still fit in the cupboard (just!) and you can use the powder to make brownies or cookies, as well as making hot chocolate drinks. Ghirardelli is one of the best known brands of chocolate in the whole of the US and this hot chocolate cocoa beverage mix makes a really creamy and satisfying drink for any occasion. Try adding spice to this for Mexican spiced hot chocolate.

Ghirardelli Chocolate Sweet Ground Chocolate & Cocoa Beverage Mix, 48-Ounce Canister

Some More Hot Content For You

Other Posts You Might Like
  • Quick and Easy Banana Pancakes
    Whether you are looking for a tasty breakfast recipe, a quick snack or even a sweet treat when you get peckish in the evening, this easy banana pancakes recipe is ideal. You can combine the ingredients in a couple of minutes, then cook the pancakes in a skillet on the stove for a few minutes. Serve them just as they are, drizzled with some syrup or perhaps will chopped fruit or berries as a filling. You can also tweak our recipe, perhaps adding some cinnamon or nutmeg or even a little brown sugar. The sweetness of the banana means you don’t really need to add any sugar to the pancake batter, especially if you are going to serve it with .....
  • Finnish Beef and Onion Pasties RecipeFinnish Beef and Onion Pasties Recipe
    A wonderful quick recipe which features beef, onion and more. These little Finnish beef and onion pasties are one of our most interesting starter recipes and they are so easy to make. Serve these Finnish beef and onion pasties hot, warm or chilled and you can guarantee they will be popular. In fact you might want to double up the recipe, especially if you are catering for a buffet or a big gathering. Not Too Different from British Food Not everyone is accustomed to eating Finnish food but these Finnish beef and onion pasties could pass for British cuisine. The tasty pastry encloses the beef filling and these hot little treats will certainly .....
  • Lamb Coconut Curry with Sweet Potato
    This lamb coconut curry with sweet potato recipe uses ground lamb rather than stewing lamb, and also includes sweet potato and peas, if you like, along with coconut milk, garlic, ginger, and curry powder to season it and add the flavors. This is a winter warmer and something lovely to enjoy on a chilly evening, to make a change from the beef or chicken curry recipes you usually prepare. An easy curry recipe to make, this lamb coconut curry with sweet potato dish is sure to appeal to all the family, and if you wish to tweak it, for example by swapping the sweet potato for pumpkin, the peas for garbanzo beans, or hot curry powder instead of .....
  • Authentic Nasi Goreng Recipe
    Nasi goreng means ‘fried rice’ in Indonesian as well as Malay, and it can be fried rice, a meal with stir-fried rice, or a salted dried fish mixture with rice. The main ingredient in an authentic nasi goreng recipe is always the rice, so if you are looking for something to make with leftover rice, keep reading and discover this wonderful Indonesian dish. Authentic Nasi Goreng Recipe Ingredients Known as the national dish of Indonesia, the best nasi goreng recipe is whichever mixture you like, perhaps rice with kecap manis (sweet soy sauce), egg, chicken, shrimp, garlic, and shallot, or perhaps you favor mushrooms and peas, or .....
  • Cream Cheese Wonton Ideas and Chinese Dumplings and Soft Wontons
    The most important part of your cabbage soup is, of course, the cabbage. You can get cabbage year-round and this vegetable weighs between one and seven pounds. Choose a cabbage with a big, compact head, and tender green leaves which do not show insect damage or holes. Fresh cabbage has plenty of outer leaves and greengrocers peel these off as the cabbage ages. Consider cream cheese wonton ideas. Cream cheese goes with cabbage really well (and seafood too!) Check the bottom of the cabbage before buying it, to check the leaves are not coming off the stem. If they are, that means the cabbage is old. Savoy cabbages are lighter for their size .....
  • Japanese Scallop Soup with Snow PeasJapanese Scallop Soup with Snow Peas
    Light and aromatic, this Japanese scallop soup recipe is easy to make and makes a lovely appetizer, lunch or light evening meal. It can be made very quickly using whichever veggies you happen to have. The base of the Japanese scallop soup is chicken or vegetable stock and miso, then there are udon noodles and scallops in there too. You will be wowed by this recipe and want to make it again and again, because the flavor is so good. What are Udon Noodles? Have you tried udon noodles before? They are white, thick and a little chewy. Wheat-based, udon noodles are one of my favorite Japanese exports. You can get them fresh from the refrigerated .....
  • Carb Blockers – Everything You Need to Know
    Dieting isn’t always easy. If it was, we would all be slim, right? The problem with a lot of diets is you have to deprive yourself of your favorite foods (you know, all those ones that taste good) and feel hungry in order to shed a pound or two, if you’re lucky. So what about carb blockers – everything you need to know about these might just convince you to give them a try but honestly, do they really work? Reducing the intake of carbs is a popular way of lowering weight, and you can try diets such as Atkins to show you how to keep your carbs very low. The problem with diets like this is they eliminate (at least in the .....
  • Duck Galettes RecipeDuck Galettes Recipe
    These delicious galettes are easy and fast to make. You need to chill them partway through the recipe so you could make them in advance up until then if you are in a hurry. This duck galettes recipe is a highly unusual appetizer recipe which you might want to consider. Duck Galettes Recipe: French in Origin The correct term for one of these galettes is a ‘Breton galette’ since a galette is any kind of flat French savory cake, while a Breton galette means a flat, buckwheat pancake, so there is a difference. Including duck and potatoes, this recipe is not your average starter recipe so if you are looking for something extra special .....
  • French Manicure Videos
    A lot of girls have trouble applying a professional looking French manicure This is understandable because not only do you have to pick out the best French manicure nail polishes but you also have to get your nails the right shape, apply the white tip evenly and professionally, and get the result looking beautiful. French manicure videos are very important because you will want the prettiest result! The smallest error is glaringly obvious when painting your nails French manicure colors. So it pays to familiarize yourself with French manicure videos, as well as practicing a lot. What is a French Manicure? To paint a French manicure you need .....
  • Tom Kha Gai Soup RecipeAuthentic Thai Chicken Soup Recipe
    Yesterday I decided to get a Thai massage. I suffer from a stiff neck and shoulders. For some reason, I hold all my tension in there! I love a good hot oil massage but the Thai massage is, well slightly different. More ‘painful’ but today I can move really freely and feel great! The woman was literally walking up my legs and back, digging her knees and elbows into me and making me yelp! However, ‘no pain no gain’ as they say, and today I can honestly say I feel great after it. And yes, all that gave me the inspiration to make this authentic Thai chicken soup recipe. Thai Food Inspiration While I was having this .....
Search
DutchEnglishFrenchGermanItalianPortugueseSpanish

Tasty Query - recipes search engine