Do you ever get the need for something sweet? Maybe a delightful cup of chocolate drink or even an iced coffee might do the trick. However, driving is a hassle and ordering for it to get delivered costs more than it should.
Well, you could always try and make them on your own. With that, you won’t have your order messed up, and you could put as much whipped cream as you would like. So, here are some of the drinks you should try if you ever need something sweet or are just in the mood for a drink or two.
Lassi is a type of drink that the Punjabis are proud of. This simple curd drink is refreshing and hydrating at the same time. You can mix this good stuff with another great creation, chocolate, and you might land yourself into a perfect drink for you to sip.
This chocolate drink is perfect for those who want a sugary kick yet light on their stomach. Moreover, the drink is great for digestion and keeps you feeling full for a long time. Not only that, but this drink is also very simple and easy to make.
When you are done making it, you can taste the richness of the drink. The richness of chocolate combined with the sourness of curd makes for an excellent thirst quencher.
Cozy Hot Chocolate
Next on the chocolate list is the always-comforting classic hot chocolate. This drink is perfect when it’s cold outside or when you need to warm up. It is quick, easy, and satisfying to make and share with your loved ones.
People of all ages love a good hot chocolate, no matter what season it is. What’s more is that the preparation is easy, and you can even use microwave to prepare. All you need is milk, cocoa powder, sugar, and water.
To add a little extra topping, you could always use marshmallows or ground cinnamon. Just like that, in 6 or so minutes, you will have a blanket but in a drink form that is warm and cozy in your mug. You can go ahead and curl up on the couch and put your favorite show on and relax.
Honey Bourbon Hot Chocolate
This grown-up version of hot chocolate will have your taste buds changed. If you have tried this, you might never go back to the normal hot chocolate ever again. This quick winter bourbon chocolate cocktail is perfect for a cold night. This cocktail is also ideal for Valentine’s Day or any chilly evening. Furthermore, you can create it at home without difficulty.
Bourbon typically has chocolate and maple notes which will complement the hot chocolate. The drink is rich and will leave you satisfied. You may even switch the regular milk to almond or coconut milk. Additionally, you may add marshmallows or other toppings like the usual hot chocolate.
Creamy Caramel Mocha
You can easily enjoy your favorite coffee at home while watching your favorite movie from your Android phone. In fact, when you can make your own coffee, you won’t have to wait in long lines at the coffee shop. You don’t even have to wait for the shop to open as you can make it whenever you please.
When you sip this coffee house-quality coffee, even the sleepiest person will be awakened. It will certainly satisfy your needs with whipped cream and a sweet butterscotch drizzle. Furthermore, having it at home rather than at a café saves money on overpriced drinks.
All you need are simple ingredients like espresso, milk, sugar, and vanilla extract. The creaminess comes from half and half cream, a mixture of milk and cream. For the extra taste, caramel syrup is added to the drink and on top as a topping, along with whipped cream.
Viennese coffee is next on the list! It’s a more sophisticated coffee that tastes like a cup of mocha. The mouthfeel of the two drinks, though, is vastly different. Any guest will be impressed by the Viennese coffee, which is part hot chocolate and part coffee.
Viennese coffee contains espresso, chocolate syrup, chocolate ganache, whipped cream, and toppings. The toppings may be changed to your liking other than the usual sprinkles, cinnamon, and cocoa powder.
Viennese uses more chocolate and more diverse types of chocolate than mocha. The Viennese could also include liqueurs like crème de cacao or Irish cream. As this is optional, you can easily produce an alcohol-free version.
The official drink of Rhode Island is coffee milk, which has spread throughout New England. Although the origin of coffee milk is unknown, it is undeniably delicious. Furthermore, it will not include any additional preservatives because it is handcrafted.
All you need to make this drink is milk, coffee, maple syrup, molasses, and baking cocoa. Mix all that and get a delectable drink for you and your whole family to enjoy.
Meg is an author at Cinnamon Hollow. She writes on a variety of topics sharing tips and ideas for daily life.