Gingerbread Latte

Gingerbread Latte
Warm up this fall with a delicious gingerbread latte. Here's a recipe if you want to make it at home. If you live locally, Sweetie Pie's Baked Goods & Coffee Shop in West Liberty will be serving their own version featuring Marie's Chocolate Pants Gingerbread Men.

Ingredients:
-2 cups Milk
-1/2 tsp. Cinnamon
-1/2 tsp. Ginger
-2 TBSP Molasses
-2 TBSP Pure Maple Syrup
-1 TBSP Vanilla
-1/2 cup brewed, black coffee, steaming hot
-Marie's 2-pc. Chocolate Pants Gingerbread Men, for serving
-Whipped Cream, for serving

Directions:
-Combine all of the ingredients except the coffee in a medium size pot and bring to a simmer, heating the mixture until it is steaming.
-Remove from heat and whisk until frothy (or add to a blender and blend for 1 minute).
-Stir the hot coffee into the milk mixture.
-Divide the latte between two mugs and top with whipped cream and Chocolate Pants Gingerbread Men. Enjoy!

Recipe adapted from: http://www.halfbakedharvest.com