Dairy-free, Vegan, Gluten-Free (it is a drink!)
This hot chocolate is fantastically warming, delicious and flavourful without being too sweet. What a great treat for a cozy winter afternoon!
- ~5 cardamon pods, crushed
- 1 stick cinnamon
- ~3 cloves
- 3 chilli flakes (or more, to taste)
- Water (~1 L)
- Cocoa powder (~1/4 cup)
- Non-dairy milk (almond/hemp/rice/soy/coconut)
- Maple syrup
Add spices to a pot of water and bring to a boil. Simmer for 10 min. Add cocoa powder and whisk. Simmer a bit longer. Ladle into mugs with your choice of non-dairy milk and a tbsp of maple syrup.
(photo from “overacupofhotchocolate” on tumblr)