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Aztec Chocolate and Spanish Chocolate Drink

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Rating: 4/5 4 stars
4 reviews

ready in: under 30 minutes
serves/makes:   1
  

recipe id: 24729

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ingredients

1 ounce unsweetened baking chocolate
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
2/3 cup boiling water
ground chiles to taste

directions

Aztec Chocolate: Grate the unsweetened chocolate into a bowl and cover it with a little of the boiling water. Mash the mixture into a paste. Add the rest of the water and vanilla and beat with an electric mixer until frothy. Add the pepper and chilies to liven up the drink.

The chocolate will not totally dissolve and will have a grittiness to it. For a more authentic drink let the mixture cool and then beat until frothy and drink.

Spanish Chocolate: Follow the directions for the Aztec Chocolate omitting the pepper and chilies and add 3 teaspoons of sugar, plus a dash of cinnamon.

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nutrition

160 calories, 16 grams fat, 9 grams carbohydrates, 3 grams protein per serving. This recipe is low in sodium. This recipe is low in carbs.
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It is Awesomeness in a cup I love it!!!



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wonderfull



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its good



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Member since: October 8, 2004
REVIEW: recipe rating
This drink tastes exactly the way you think it would: spicy and rich and formidably bitter. The vanilla mellows it somewhat, but if you don't like dark chocolate you're going to hate this. Personally, I like it better than coffee. I used high-quality baking cocoa and red pepper flakes and fluffed up all the ingredients in a coffee press.