It’s “March Madness”! Many of our local coffeehouses feature a March Mocha Madness Drink this time of year. So what better time to introduce our American Heritage March Mocha Hot Chocolate Drink!
“March Madness” is the nickname for the NCAA Men’s College Basketball Tournament. March Madness takes 3 weeks including the last half of March and determines the national champion in basketball that year. This weekend 16 teams will be competing for the title and while you are rooting for your favorite team with your family and friends, treat them to a delicious hot chocolate mocha drink that will make YOU the overall champion.
March Mocha Hot Chocolate Drink
Preparation Time: 5 minutes
2 cups of whole Milk or Half and Half
¼ cup of American Heritage Historic Chocolate Drink Mix
2-3 Tablespoons instant espresso coffee powder (depending on taste)
1 Tablespoons of sugar
2 teaspoon of coconut oil
Heat milk in microwave for 2 minutes until luke warm
In medium sauce pan over medium heat melt chocolate, coconut oil , coffee and sugar together until syrupy. The syrup will be a little gritty from the instant expresso, as soon as you add the warm milk it will dissolve.
Slowly add warm milk to chocolate syrup, whisk together and continue heating until just boiling point.
For extra frothiness, put the hot mocha chocolate drink into the blender for 10-15 seconds.
Pour into your favorite mug for you and a friend. Top with whip cream and cocoa nibs for extra flavor. It’s the best March Mocha Hot Chocolate Drink you’ll ever have.
To order the American Heritage Chocolate Drink and other American Heritage products shop on-line at The Old North Church Gift Shop at: http://old-north-church-gift-shop.myshopify.com/