Indulge in the perfect blend of warmth and freshness with our Minty Bliss Hot Cocoa. This delightful beverage combines the creamy goodness of your favorite plant-based milk with the natural sweetness of dates and a hint of pure vanilla. The addition of raw organic cacao powder brings rich, chocolaty flavor, while a touch of peppermint adds a refreshing twist. A dash of cayenne pepper gives it a subtle kick, making each sip a harmonious dance of flavors. Simple to prepare, this vegan hot cocoa is not just a treat for your taste buds but also a comforting companion for cozy moments. Whether you're winding down on a chilly evening or seeking a soulful indulgence, our Minty Bliss Hot Cocoa is a sip of joy and well-being.
Yield: Approximately 2 servings
Prep Time: 5 minutes
- 2 cups plant-based milk of choice (almond, hazelnut, coconut, etc.)
- 3-4 pitted dates (adjust according to sweetness preference)
- 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
- 2 tablespoons raw organic cacao powder
- Pinch of cayenne pepper (optional, for a spicy kick)
- 1/4 teaspoon peppermint extract or a few fresh mint leaves (adjust to taste)
- Ground cinnamon for sprinkling
- Blend the Ingredients: In a blender or using a hand blender, combine the plant-based milk, dates, vanilla, raw organic cacao powder, cayenne pepper, and peppermint
- Heat (Optional you can have it cold too): Pour the blended mixture into a saucepan and gently heat on the stove until it reaches your desired temperature. Be careful not to bring it to a boil.
- Serve: Pour the hot cocoa into mugs, and for an extra flavor boost and decorative touch, sprinkle a bit of ground cinnamon on top. For a fun twist, add tiny vegan marshmallows to delight the kids and make it a festive treat.
- Enjoy: Stir well and savor the goodness of your vegan and healthy Minty Bliss Hot Cocoa – a delightful mix of chocolatey richness, natural sweetness, and a refreshing hint of mint. Perfect for cozy moments and indulgent self-care.
Crunchy Mama Tip:
Enhance your Minty Bliss Hot Cocoa experience by melting one of our delectable, healthy, organic chocolates into the mix for an even richer chocolatey flavor. Elevate the presentation by artfully garnishing the top with chopped pieces of our exquisite chocolates. For an extra wellness boost, consider adding a few drops of your favorite vitamins or supplements to your hot cocoa. Don't forget to savor every sip from one of our premium ceramic mugs. Enjoy the bliss!