Mexican-Style Hot Chocolate Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Mexican-Style Hot Chocolate Recipe
  • READY IN 15 mins

Mexican-Style Hot Chocolate

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"Warm and creamy; simple chocolate flavors with a hint of cinnamon."

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Original recipe makes 12 servings Change Servings
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  • PREP

    10 mins
  • COOK

    5 mins
  • READY IN

    15 mins

Directions

  1. Whisk cold water, sugar, cocoa powder, flour, cinnamon, cloves, and salt in a saucepan until smooth. Place over low heat; bring to a simmer, whisking constantly, until mixture is thickened and hot, about 4 minutes. Stir in milk; heat until hot chocolate just forms bubbles around the edge. Mix vanilla extract into hot chocolate. Blend until smooth with an immersion blender to make the drink slightly frothy.
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Nov 27, 2013

This turned out great!! The only thing I changed was using vanilla almond milk instead of regular milk because my son can't have dairy. Changed the servings to 3 instead of 12 and my 2 kids drank it all.

 
Jun 16, 2013

A hot chocolate with a bit of spice. Delish! A great hot drink to serve on a cold snowy day.

 
Jan 07, 2014

I cut the recipe down so it only made 3 servings and in doing so I kind of altered a few ingredients slightly. I also added a few squirts of Hershey's syrup for some extra chocolate flavor. SOOOO CREAMY!!!!

 
Jan 16, 2014

so creamy and delish!

 
Jan 15, 2015

Delicious! I used tapioca flour instead of wheat but otherwise followed the recipe...for the first cup. Then I got to thinking there was something missing and made another one with a generous shake of cayenne pepper. Both versions were very good and both have commandeered their way into my family's afternoon snack rotation. Thanks swaneerasmey for the recipe.

 
Dec 21, 2014

Best hot chocolate in Texas! I added a pinch of cayenne for a tiny kick, and it's perfect. I recommend using a medium low temperature and stirring often - it does take about 5-10 minutes longer than the recipe states.

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 118 kcal
  • 6%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 16.1 g
  • 5%
  • Cholesterol
  • 12 mg
  • 4%
  • Fat
  • 4.2 g
  • 7%
  • Fiber
  • 0.7 g
  • 3%
  • Protein
  • 4.4 g
  • 9%
  • Sodium
  • 99 mg
  • 4%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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