Mexican Hot Chocolate

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Prep Time

0-2 Minutes

Cook Time

5-15 Minutes

This delicious, chocolatey beverage is great for a warm treat and, overall, good for your health.

Health Information

Basic Nutrition

Recipe makes 1 servings. 


1 tablespoon cacao (ideally), or cocoa powder

4 ounces low-fat milk, or milk alternative

1/2 teaspoon cinnamon

1 teaspoon vanilla extract (optional)

4 ounces of water

1-2 dashes ground cayenne

Other Ingredients

  • 1 teaspoon honey


Step 1

Bring the milk and water to a boil. Then add all of the ingredients above that you would prefer to have.

Step 2

Let the ingredients boil at a low-medium heat for at least 5 minutes.

Step 3

Pour contents into a mug and consider sprinkling cinnamon over the top.