Warm, comforting, and another way to enjoy
|Purée a ripe banana and add it to hot chocolate. One banana is enough for two eight-ounce cups (it stretches further if you want just a little banana flavor).
Add 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon and a grind of fresh nutmeg to the banana purée; then divide the mixture evenly between the mugs.
Pour the hot chocolate over it and stir well.
You can garnish with a side of banana chips; or for kids, marshmallows and graham crackers.
We’re not saying this is a health drink, but it combines potassium and antioxidants and it sure is a mood elevator.