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champurrado.jpg When you are needing a comforting, warm beverage try a mug of Champurrado, a thick, rich beverage using Mexican chocolate and sometimes flavored with a tiny bit of anise. Mexican chocolate adds a rich chocolate flavor and cannot be substituted with other chocolates. It is thickened slightly with masa but it's not nearly as thick as Atole, but both are sweeteened with piloncillo, a Mexican sugar.

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March 24, 2011 at 2:57 am
(1) Lucy says:

is this like hot chocolate?

October 18, 2011 at 9:32 pm
(2) Nina says:

yes, it is milder but very rich and flavorful. Great on cold days :-)

March 31, 2011 at 5:23 pm
(3) tony says:

duh it says hot choclate

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