International Breakfast DrinksBreakfast Recipes
Here's all the recipes listed under International Breakfast Drinks along with the comments posted by the breakfast lovers that submitted them.
Barley Tea (Korea)
"In Korea, this tea is called Houjicha. It's often served cold at breakfast."
2 ounces barley, 1 and 1/2 pints water, honey, lemon juice
Cafe Con Leche (Mexico)
"Add sugar to taste. A little cinnamon sprinkled in each cup is nice optional final touch."
2/3 cups freshly ground coffee, 2 cups water - boiling, 2 cups milk, sugar, recommended utensil: a coffee press
Champurrado (Mexican Hot Chocolate)
"Mexican chocolate is made from dark chocolate mixed with sugar, cinnamon and sometimes other flavoring including nuts. It's more grainy and bitter than most chocolate in the U.S."
2 and 1/4 cups milk, 1 and 1/2 cups water, 1 disk Mexican chocolate (like Ibarra) - crumbled, 1/2 cup fresh masa (corn dough), 1/3 cup packed brown sugar, 2 teaspoons molasses, 1/4 teaspoon crushed aniseeds
Cranberry Apple Tea
"This recipe is a simple example of how you can infuse apple juice or apple cider with new flavors by infusing it with store-bought tea."
4 cups Celestial Seasons, Cranberry Cove tea, 4 cups apple cider or juice
"Perhaps not the healthiest fruit breakfast, it may be the most refreshing."
1 cup orange juice, 1 cup vanilla ice cream, 1 cup orange or lemon sherbert, 1 12 oz. bottle lemon lime carbonated beverage
"A wildly popular drink in Spain and Mexico. It should turn out a bit thick, yes."
1 quart milk, 1 quart water, 1 and 1/2 cups sugar, 1/2 Tablespoon cinnamon, 1 teaspoon vanilla
Italian Hot Cocoa
"This recipe uses less than a teaspoon of Kahlua or Grand Marnier, but that little bit of liqueur makes this hot cocoa taste really special."
1 cup water, 1 cup milk, 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder, 1/3 cup sugar, 1 teaspoon cornstarch, 1/2 teaspoon Kahlua or Grand Marnier, whipped cream - for top, ground nutmeg or cinnamon - to sprinkle on top
Juego de Platano (Banana Drink)
"This drink is very filling and gets you a great start to the day."
2 ripe bananas, 4 cups milk, 1 scoop of vanilla ice cream, 1 cup of ice, cinnamon
Mango Lassi (Mango Smoothie)
"This is traditionally served with dinner in Indian restuarants to cut the heat from some of the dishes, but it is also a great breakfast/energy drink."
1 and 1/2 cups diced fresh mango, 1/2 cup fresh orange juice, 1/2 cup ice cubes, 2 Tablespoons honey, 1 and 1/4 teaspoons rose water, 1 and 1/2 cups plain yogurt
"In Mexico, this is called "Cafe de Olla". For a special treat, try adding an two ounces of Kahlua coffee liqueur to the completed coffee and top with a little whipped cream."
2 cups water, 1/4 cup coarsely ground coffee, 1 Tablespoon brown sugar or piloncillo (Mexican brown sugar), 1 cinnamon stick (4 or 5 inches long)
Munch's Marble Mocha Java
"Quite rich but dang tasty! Something tasty and different for your next weekend brunch."
2 cups of milk, 4 teaspoons good coffee, 7 cubes of dark chocolate, 3 teaspoons Damara sugar, cream
Swiss Mocha Coffee Mix
"Great homemade gift! For your favorite coffee lover! Type out the recipe and attach it to the jar like a gift card."
2 cups nonfat dry milk powder, 1 cup instant coffee, 1 cup granulated sugar, 4 teaspoons cocoa powder
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