Cup of Kindness: Warming Pumpkin Spice Drink

This is similar to hot chocolate, but with a pumpkin flavor. It's one of my kid's fall favorites.
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 3 mins
Course Beverage
Cuisine American
Servings 3
Calories 175 kcal

Equipment

  • Small pan
  • Whisk
  • Stove

Ingredients
  

  • 1/2 cup pumpkin puree
  • 1 tsp RealTaste Peace seasoning or to taste
  • 3 tbsp pure maple syrup or to taste
  • 2 tsp vanilla
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 2 cups milk of choice

Instructions
 

  • In a small pan, mix pumpkin puree with Peace seasoning.
  • Whisk in maple syrup, vanilla, salt and milk.
  • Heat over medium heat until warmed through to a hot chocolate/cider like temperature.
  • If you have any left, go ahead and store it in the fridge. It's good cold too.
  • Serve with a dollop of whipped cream, if desired.

Notes

Some pumpkin puree is not as smooth as others, if needed, give the mixture a little whirl with an immersion blender for an extra smooth texture.

Nutrition

Calories: 175kcalCarbohydrates: 25gProtein: 6gFat: 5gSaturated Fat: 3gCholesterol: 16mgSodium: 268mgPotassium: 344mgFiber: 1gSugar: 22gVitamin A: 6618IUVitamin C: 2mgCalcium: 216mgIron: 1mg
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