Sometimes it can get chilly here in Miami, it happened a few weeks ago, and all I was thinking about was to enjoy some hot chocolate while enjoying the natural temperature.
Hot cocoa has always been a drink that fills me with energy, warmth and happiness. And .. how not to get happy? We are talking about chocolate!
According to Cornell University, Ithaca NY, hot chocolate could help strengthen our immune system and prevent certain diseases. Two cups of this beverage occasionally provides a high concentration of antioxidants, which help eliminate free radicals, improve cardiovascular health and rejuvenate our skin.
Throw in some tablespoons of cocoa powder to your hot chocolate to make it more pure and natural. Keep in mind that the darker the chocolate, the fewer calories it will have.
6 Delicious ways to enjoy hot chocolate
Hot chocolate with peanut butter
There is a reason why chocolates with peanuts are as delicious and popular: peanut butter and cocoa is a perfect blend. Add a few tablespoons of peanut butter and small marshmallow to have the perfect combination.
Pumpkin hot cocoa
A pumpkin spice latte? Kind of. This is a delicious way to enjoy hot chocolate with a hint of pumpkin juice and typical spices of these drinks with this special ingredient.
Chai hot chocolate
If you drink chai tea, give it a different twist by adding two tablespoons of cocoa powder and a dash of vanilla. So delicious!
Hot cocoa with marshmallow cream
Chantilly cream was left behind with this delicious mixture. Mix a handful of marshmallows with a little almond milk to make this cream.
The best thing is that you put it on your hot chocolate and feel the delicious creamy taste joining together with chocolate.
Aztec hot chocolate
The Aztecs were fans of chocolate, and know the benefits of cocoa from before Hispanic times.
If you’re a fan of the strange drinks with spices and a little spicy, you will love this chocolate.
Add cayenne pepper to the mixture with a little cinnamon. It will give a fascinating touch!
Hot cocoa with marshmallows and biscuit
What comes out after mixing chocolates, crushed cookies and powdered chocolate? An irresistible hot chocolate. It’s like eating smores, but in a drink.