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Chocomole

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Add tequila to spicy Mexican hot chocolate, and you'll get this delicious shot recipe.

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 oz Reposado tequila
  • 1 oz Chocomole mixture*
  • 1/2 oz Agave nectar
  • Garnish: Chile powder
  • Garnish: Corn chip

Steps

  1. Serves 2.

  2. Coat rims of 2 shot glasses with chile powder and set aside.

  3. Add remaining ingredients into a shaker with ice and shake.

  4. Strain into prepared glasses.

  5. Garnish each with a corn chip.

  6. *Chocomole mixture: In a medium saucepan, bring 2 cups water to a boil over high heat. Reduce heat to medium and add 5 tbsp creamy peanut butter and 1/2 cup evaporated milk. Whisk until smooth. Add 1 tsp ground cinnamon, 1 tsp ground cumin, 1/2 tsp dried oregano, 1 tsp whole black peppercorn and 1 tsp dried ground guajillo chile (or other similar chile) and simmer until mixture thickens slightly. While hot, strain through fine strainer, using back of a spoon or ladle to push liquid through. Add 2 tablets Nestle Abuelita Mexican hot chocolate mix, broken into pieces, and stir until completely melted. Let cool completely before using.