Although March is coming to an end, and having come in like a LION, should be leaving like a lamb…
And because there’s SNOW in the forecast anyhow….
And because April weather is Foolin’ us even before it’s April ….
I’m going to share a little secret I just learned from Sally at work this week.
How to make really great mocha with already brewed coffee and the powdered hot chocolate mix that’s everywhere.
Yes, How to match up Mr. Coffee with Swiss Miss.
I know – it SEEMS so easy…..put the hot cocoa powder (I’m talking Swiss Miss here, not actual cocoa powder and pour the hot coffee over for homemade mocha that is usually just
Which is spelled like tasty but not at all the same.
The mix doesn’t mix, there’s grainy sludge at the bottom, and the whole cup is less than delightful.
That’s because there’s a secret…
And the secret is:
Put the powder in the cup and mix a little cold milk/cream/half and half …..Make a nice paste
And THEN put the hot coffee in over that.
It’ll mix up nice and rich. If it’s too rich, add a little hot water.
Now THAT’S a treat.
A Heavenly Match!
Creamy, delicious chocolatey caffeinated goodness. Just the thing a cold day cries out for.
Thank you, Sally!