Corn and Chocolate Drink - Pinolillo
This lovely drink is served both hot or cold... your preference... I hope you will enjoy!
·1/4 cup cornmeal, white
·2 cups milk
·2 cups water
·1/4 cup cocoa powder
·4 tsp sugar, brown
·1/2 tsp freshly ground cinnamon
·1/4 tsp freshly ground allspice
·1/8 tsp cayenne powder
·pinch of salt (optional)
How to Make Corn and Chocolate Drink - Pinolillo
- Heat a larger pot on medium heat, then add the cornmeal evenly on the bottom of the pot; you want to toast the cornmeal, stir occasionally until it achieves a light brown color and you start to smell its aroma.
- Pour toasted cornmeal into a blender and process until it is a fine powder.
- Next add the milk, water, cocoa powder, sugar, spices and salt if using to the blender and blend until light and smooth.
Taste and adjust sugar if necessary.