How is Chocolate Abuelita made?

One suggested method for preparing Abuelita is to bring a saucepan of milk (not water) to a boil, add the tablet of chocolate and stir continuously with a whisk or molinillo (a whisk-like wooden stirring spoon native to Meso America) until melted and bubbly or creamy.

What are the ingredients in Chocolate Abuelita?

Ingredients Sugar, Chocolate, Soy Lecithin, Vegetable Oil (Palm, Shea Nut and/or Illipe Nut), Artificial Flavor, PGPR (Emulsifier), Cocoa Processed with Alkali. Contains: soy.

Is Abuelita chocolate made in Africa?

Although Abuelita is made in Mexico, the company that owns the iconic hot cocoa brand is the Swiss Corporation Nestle.

Is Abuelita Chocolate real?

Abuelita Chocolate, established in Mexico over 70 years ago, is now owned and manufactured by Nestlé. True to the traditional Mexican recipe, the chocolate tablets include cinnamon.

Is there cinnamon in Abuelita chocolate?

Abuelita chocolate is made with Cocoa, sugar and cinnamon, making it a staple Mexican product for more than 71 years.

Does Abuelita chocolate have caffeine in it?

Does ABUELITA™ chocolate contain caffeine? Caffeine is naturally present in chocolate products at low levels. Does ABUELITA™ contain theobromine? Yes, ABUELITA™ products are made with cacao.

How long does Abuelita chocolate last?

Store all ABUELITA™ products in a cool, dry, odorless place. Tablets and Marqueta: Once opened, store unused portion in a tightly sealed container for 15-18 months as printed on package. Granulated: Store unopened packs for up to 9 months as printed on box.

How do you make Abuelita hot chocolate?

Using a few simple ingredienets, this Abuelita hot chocolate recipe is so easy a toddler can make it! Chop the chocolate tablet down into smaller chunks. Pour milk into saucepan on stove top on low heat. Whisk until the chocolate has completely dissolved into the milk. Let it cool to taste before serving.

What does Abuelita chocolate taste like?

Abuelita Chocolate Tablets This is what the chocolat tables look like – granular and gritty. The chocolate is spiced with cinnamon and has a gritty texture because of it and the density of the dark cocoa. When you melt the chocolate into milk you end up with a cup of festive goodness.

What is Abuelita and who makes it?

Abuelita is made by Nestle, a family-known company, and Abuelita has gained a bunch of popularity here in the states since I was a kid. Sharing these Latin American products with my readers that help you create authentic Latino dishes easily is something I love to do.