Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 5 mins

A chocolaty after dinner (or anytime) coffee. Recipe source: Bon Appetit (April 1984)

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 4 ounces sweet chocolate, broken into pieces
  • 13 cup sugar
  • 1 12 teaspoons cinnamon
  • 1 13 cups milk, scalded
  • 34 teaspoon vanilla
  • 12 cup whipping cream, chilled
  • 2 34 cups fresh brewed coffee


  1. In a food processor combine chocolate, sugar and cinnamon, chopping using 3 on/off turns and then finish processing until mixture is fine.
  2. With machine running pour hot milk and vanilla through food tube and blend until chocolate is melted (10 seconds). *Can be prepared ahead to this point and refrigerated for up to 2 days, bringing to room temperature before proceeding.
  3. With the food processor running pour cream through food tube, processing until thick.
  4. Reheat chocolate mixture in a saucepan over medium heat, stirring frequently.
  5. Stir in coffee.
  6. Pour into cups, topping with whipped cream.


Most Helpful

I wasn't expecting this!! This is so tasty,so creamy,so wonderful!! Lots and lots of flavor! I kept thinking,"I would pay money for this..." Thanks so much!! Made for Comfort Cafe, Jan.'10

kellychris January 08, 2010

Oh boy is this decadent! So creamy and chocolatey and oh so good!

invictus May 31, 2009

This was great! I used rice milk and decaf coffee. The cinnamon and cream made it so yummy. Thanks!

Sharon123 January 04, 2009

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