Wake Me Up Morning Cocoa Tea

Cocoa tea is a Caribbean favourite for breakfast or dinner.

cocoa tea

Prep Time: 2 mins

Cook Time: 10 mins

Total Time: 12 mins

Course: Drink

Cuisine: creole

Servings: 3


  • 1 1/2 cups water
  • 2-3 tbsp grated cocoa
  • 1/4 tsp salt optional
  • 2 tsp. sugar to personal perference
  • 2-3 tbsp full cream milk or skim milk
  • Spices and Cinnamon sticks


  • Finely grate the cocoa.
  • Boil the water in a deep pot. Then add the grated cocoa, spice and cinnamon sticks to the water. Allow to simmer for about 10 – 15 minutes, then turn off the stove.
  • Add the milk and sugar. Stir the ingredients well.

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