Intended to be drunk cool, but not cold, our creamy Cape Verdean chiller will transport you to the islands. A favorite with Cape Verdean children.
The coconut is a common ingredient in the Cape Verde islands -in the 1600’s the coconut was already being transported to America via west African and Cape Verde… (source)
NOTE: If you add ice or refrigerate this drink the coconut milk will congeal.
1 cup coconut milk
2 cups milk
cinnamon, for garnish
Swirl together coconut milk with milk. Sprinkle with cinnamon and enjoy.
Let the dance begin!
I don’t know about you, but these pictures make me insanely happy. All drinks should be this fun to make.
Recipe Copyright Sasha Martin, Global Table Adventure. For personal or educational use only. This recipe and hundreds more from around the world may be found at www.GlobalTableAdventure.com.