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Saturday, 3 March 2018

The Paleo Foods Co. Spiced Almond Milk Hot Chocolate

Another snow day here.

With the cold weather this week and more to come, today I thought I would share this Spiced Almond Milk Hot Chocolate recipe from The Paleo Foods Co with you.

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The Paleo Foods Co. Spiced Almond Milk Hot Chocolate:

Dairy Free

Serves 2

(Vegan, dairy free, gluten-free).

Ingredients :
  • 4 tablespoons of cocoa or cacao powder 
  • 250ml of Paleo Foods Co 9% Almond Drink 
  • 2 tablespoons of date nectar (or coconut sugar, maple syrup)

Spice Mix:
  • ½ teaspoon of ground cinnamon
  • ¼ teaspoon of vanilla bean powder
  • ¼ teaspoon of ground nutmeg
  • 1 small pinch of clove
  • 1 small pinch of ground chilli or cayenne pepper (optional)

  • ½ teaspoon of grated nutmeg
  • Cocoa powder for dusting

How To Make:
  1. In a medium pot over a low heat, whisk together almond milk, cocoa powder and date nectar.
  2. Then add the spice mix of cinnamon, vanilla, nutmeg, clove and chilli (optional). 
  3. Bring to a low simmer.
  4. Add a small amount of water as desired if you prefer a thinner consistency. 
  5. Taste and adjust sweetness as needed, adding more date nectar for increased sweetness or chilli for added kick!
  6. Divide between 2 mugs and dust with grated nutmeg and a sprinkling of cocoa powder
  7. Enjoy right away!

Recipe and image courtesy of The Paleo Foods Co.

What do you think of this Spiced Almond Milk Hot Chocolate recipe?

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  1. These sounds wonderful! I was just about to ask if you took these photos and read the answer when I clicked further down. They do look yummy I'll have to try them. Have a good weekend and hope the weather is kinder to you. It's melting here thank god, but I've just fought my way round Tesco, cose every man and his neighbour were in there - lol. xx Jacqui

    1. Oh no Jacqui. I can imagine how busy it is as it is here! Not to bad today, hopefully it will melt soon! These photos are beautiful aren't they :)

  2. This looks yummy. I could just drink this.


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