Hearts Afire Coffee

READY IN: 10mins
Recipe by diner524

The Brampton Inn’s smooth and creamy signature coffee recipe includes chocolate, cinnamon and a dash of red pepper to spice up special moments. Recipe courtesy of Land O Lakes, which states "Recipe courtesy of Brampton Bed & Breakfast Inn, Chestertown, Maryland."

Top Review by evelynathens

I made a 'breakfast' version of this which I really enjoyed. Used reg. milk instead of the 1/2 and 1/2, no whipped cream, and a sprinkle of cocoa instead of the chocolate shavings. Very much enjoyed the combo of chocolate/vanilla/cinnamon/ground red pepper (I used cayenne). Thanks.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 2 cups hot coffee (strong)
  • 14 cup chocolate syrup
  • 14 teaspoon vanilla
  • 18 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1 dash ground red pepper
  • 12 cup half-and-half cream
  • whipped light cream, if desired
  • chocolate shavings, if desired


  1. Pour coffee into 1-quart saucepan. Stir in chocolate syrup, vanilla, cinnamon and red pepper; add half & half. Cook over medium heat, stirring occasionally, until heated through (3 to 4 minutes).
  2. To serve, pour into individual coffee mugs. Garnish each serving with whipped cream and sprinkle with chocolate shavings, if desired.

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