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Warm Up With Pumpkin Spice Hot Cocoa

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We’ve had a beautiful November, but now it’s cold! Time to warm up with pumpkin spice hot cocoa. It’s a special drink you can whip up for guests or enjoy at home with your kids.

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Pumpkin Spice Hot Cocoa

Here are the ingredients you need: milk, unsweetened cocoa powder, pumpkin puree, maple syrup, pumpkin pie spice, a little salt, and mini marshmallows.

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This makes one serving so just adjust it if you’re making it for more. Heat the milk on low heat in a saucepan and let it come to a simmer. While the milk is getting warmed up, make a paste of the pumpkin puree, cocoa powder, maple syrup, salt and pumpkin pie spice in a measuring cup.

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Pour the warmed up milk into the measuring cup, little at a time while stirring to mix.

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Garnish with mini marshmallows and sprinkle a tiny pinch of pumpkin pie spice and serve.

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Treat yourself and cozy up with a cup of Pumpkin Spice Hot Cocoa!

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Pumpkin Spice Hot Cocoa

Pumpkin Spice Hot Cocoa

Yield: 1

Warm, rich, spiced pumpkin-flavored drink for fall and winter.

Ingredients

  • 1 cup of milk
  • 2 tsp of unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 2 tsp of pumpkin puree
  • 1 tsp of maple syrup
  • 1/2 tsp of pumpkin pie spice + 1 tiny pinch for sprinkling on the marshmallows
  • A pinch of salt
  • Mini marshmallows for garnishing

Instructions

    1. Heat the milk on low heat in a saucepan and let it come to a simmer.
    2. While the milk is getting warmed up, make a paste of the pumpkin puree, cocoa powder, maple syrup, salt, and pumpkin pie spice in a measuring cup.
    3. Pour the warmed up milk into the measuring cup, a little at a time while stirring to mix.
    4. Garnish with mini marshmallows and sprinkle a tiny pinch of pumpkin pie spice and serve.
Nutrition Information
Yield 1 Serving Size 1
Amount Per Serving Calories 208Total Fat 5gSaturated Fat 3gTrans Fat 0gUnsaturated Fat 2gCholesterol 20mgSodium 273mgCarbohydrates 32gFiber 1gSugar 13gProtein 10g

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