Mexican Drinking Chocolate

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READY IN: 15mins
Recipe by DrGaellon

Adapted from a recipe at Al Dente.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Put chocolate in a large bowl.
  2. Combine cream, vanilla beans (seeds and pods), cinnamon and chile powder in a saucepan. Bring to a boil, stirring often. Remove from heat. Press vanilla pods against sides of pan to extract any remaining seeds and cream; discard pods.
  3. Pour cream over chocolate and stir until melted. Add corn syrup and almond extract; stir until smooth.
  4. Package in very clean 1 cup jars. Refrigerate up to 2 weeks.
  5. To serve, combine 1/4 c ganache (use a heated spoon to scrape ganache out of jar) with 1/2 c hot milk and stir until smooth.

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