For those nights when a cup of something chocolaty is exactly what you need, here’s a healthier cocoa mix with hints of cinnamon and nutmeg to warm you.
Spiced Mocha Mix
Hands-on time: 5 min. Total time: 5 min.
• 2 cups unsweetened cocoa
• 1 3/4 cups sugar
• 1/4 cup instant espresso powder
• 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
• 1 teaspoon freshly grated nutmeg
1. Combine all ingredients in a large bowl; stir well. Store in an airtight container. To prepare each serving, stir 1 1/2 tablespoons mix into 8 ounces hot milk.
Note: This recipe makes 3 1/2 cups. Store the mix in an airtight container in the pantry for up to 6 months. Shake well before each use.
Serves 37 (serving size: 1 1⁄2 tablespoons)
CALORIES 47; FAT 0.5g (sat 0g, mono 0.2g, poly 0.1g); PROTEIN 1g; CARB 12g; FIBER 2g; CHOL 0mg; IRON 0mg; SODIUM 0mg; CALC 2mg
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