Monthly Archives: March 2017


Mocha This is a chocolate and coffee-lover’s favorite! Ingredients: 1 1/4 cups 2% milk 2 tablespoons chocolate syrup 1 (1.5 fluid ounce) jigger brewed espresso 1 tablespoon sweetened whipped cream (optional) Directions: Pour milk into a steaming pitcher and heat to 145 degrees F to 165 degrees F (65 to 70 degrees C) using the […]

Grilled Pineapple Latte

Grilled Pineapple Latte Have part (or all) of a pineapple leftover in your refrigerator? Why not go island style with your next latte? Ingredients for Grilled Pineapple Simple Syrup 12 ounces pineapple 1-2 teaspoons butter or olive oil 2 cups sugar 2 cups water Almond Milk Latte (see MogoBlog’s March 28, 2017 recipe) Directions: First, […]

Hot Chocolate with Red Wine

Hot Chocolate with Red Wine Janet, this one’s for you! Ingredients: Directions: Bring wine to a simmer over low heat . ** Heating the wine first is optional, do that only if you want to reduce the alcohol level.  If not, simply add the wine over the cocoa and milk mixture, and bring everything to a boil. Meanwhile […]

Almond Milk Latte

Almond Milk Latte When I want a sweetened coffee drink that tastes great, I just make myself a fancy Almond Milk Latte in under 2 minutes! All you need to make these delicious skinny lattes is a small whisk and a minute or two of your time. Want a vanilla latte? Just take out the almond extract and double […]

Raspberry Tea

Raspberry Tea Spring has sprung and when the berries are ripe, it’s tea time. Ingredients: 1 (16-oz.) pkg. raspberries (frozen or fresh) 4 cups water 3/4 cup sugar 4 cups brewed tea Directions: Bring the raspberries and water to a boil in a large saucepan over medium heat. Cook, stirring occasionally, for 5 minutes. Remove from the […]

Fuss Free Hot Cranberry Tea

Fuss Free Hot Cranberry Tea I have looked for recipes for hot cranberry tea that are simple and don’t involve a lot of time. This is it! Ingredients: Directions: Combine the orange juice, cranberry-raspberry juice, pineapple juice, and cinnamon candies in a large stockpot; cook over high heat until the candies dissolve. Combine the water […]

Best Ever Creamy Crockpot Cocoa

Best Ever Creamy Crockpot Cocoa While it’s not always going to be convenient to make up a batch of hot chocolate in the crockpot….for a special occasion, or just for a lazy winter afternoon at home or just because you love cocoa….this is a must try! Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups heavy whipping cream (1) 14 […]

Homemade Coffee Creamers

Homemade Coffee Creamers I love coffee for many reasons – besides the necessary dose of caffeine that I can’t function without in the morning in my mug, the flavored creamers bring a smile to my face. Chocolate Almond one morning…Hazelnut the next – but who can afford to buy all of those varieties at once? Hmmmm. […]

Homemade Chai Tea Latte

Homemade Chai Tea Latte I know you’re going to love filling your favorite mug with warm chai spices, organic black tea, and perfectly frothy raw milk. See, delicious morphing change and welcomed variety! Nothing to worry about. Directions: For the chai tea: In a medium-sized saucepan, bring the water and spices to a boil. Whisk […]