Thursday Nugget

Healthy Recipe of the Week

Are you seeking a quick, last minute Christmas gift for a co-worker, friend, or special someone?

Gather these ingredients in a jar and make that person extra happy!

Hot Chocolate Mix

Ingredients

  • 3 tablespoons Cacao Powder
  • 1 ounce Cacao Butter (finely chopped)
  • 3 tablespoons Coconut Sugar
  • 1/4 teaspoon Ground Nutmeg
  • 1 Cinnamon Stick
  • (1) 1 cup Quilted Mason Jar with Red Lid

Directions

In the one cup mason jar, layer cacao butter, cacao butter, coconut sugar, and nutmeg. Tie cinnamon stick to the outside of the jar with a festive ribbon. In a saucepan, simmer 2 cups water and 1 cup full fat coconut milk. Whisk in entire container of hot cocoa mix until smooth. Serve.

 

 

 

 

Reference

Amsterdam, E. (2015). Hot Chocolate Mix in a Jar. Elana’s Pantry. doi:  https://elanaspantry.com/hot-chocolate-mix-in-a-jar/ Accessed on December 17, 2017.

About rrluthi

Certified fitness expert with a passion for educating and empowering people of all ages (young "kiddos" to the active aging "baby boomers") about the benefits of adopting and maintaining an active, healthy lifestyle, preventing injury, and feeling good. Proven strengths applying cutting-edge fitness/wellness concepts and research through roles as a health coach, fitness trainer, group exercise instructor, and rehabilitation aide—in addition to promoting these concepts in a more systematic way through blogging and social media, community outreach, and corporate wellness program facilitation.
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