READY IN: 37mins
Recipe by Chocolatl

A hot milk drink for children. From The Art of Dutch Cooking. Posted for ZWT6.

Top Review by Debbwl

This is sweet, spicy and cream, just what your mother ordered to encourage sweet dreams. I made as written. Thanks for the post.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Tie saffron, cloves, cinnamon and mace in a piece of cheesecloth.
  2. Place spice bundle and milk in a saucepan.
  3. Heat to just under the boiling point and simmer for 30 minutes.
  4. Add sugar.
  5. Dissolve the cornstarch in a little water and add to milk mixture.
  6. Stir and cook for 5 minutes more.
  7. Press the spice bundle between two spoons, remove and serve.

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