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Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Mexican Chocolate Churros with Dipping Sauce and a GIVEAWAY! #LatinTouchCGC


Mexican Chocolate Churros with Dipping Sauce - a simple and delicious Mexican treat that gets a flavor boost from Coffee-mate Abuelita® Mexican Chocolate creamer! #LatinTouchCGC #ad

Mexican Chocolate Churros with Dipping Sauce - a simple and delicious Mexican treat that gets a flavor boost from Coffee-mate Abuelita® Mexican Chocolate creamer! #LatinTouchCGC

The other day, I was doing my weekly shopping. I stopped by the refrigerated section to see if I could find any Pumpkin Spice coffee creamer out yet (no luck!) ... but I did spot some Coffee-mate Abuelita® Mexican Chocolate creamer! Me being me, I had to pick some up to try! I love Mexican Hot Chocolate and adding it to my coffee sounded delicious! I also saw that Coffee-mate carries La Lechera® Dulce de Leche flavored creamer! I picked up both flavors to try, of course! :)

Coffee-mate Abuelita® Mexican Chocolate creamer is a silky, cinnamony, rich, authentic experience. Coffee-mate La Lechera® Dulce de Leche creamer is a creamy, dreamy, milk caramel caress from the Southern side of the continent! To find a store near you that carries these two new Coffee-mate Latin flavors, use this store locator tool. It is impossible not to fall in love with these two new flavors!
Mexican Chocolate Churros with Dipping Sauce - a simple and delicious Mexican treat that gets a flavor boost from Coffee-mate Abuelita® Mexican Chocolate creamer! #LatinTouchCGC

After school yesterday, the kids kept talking about making churros for dessert. I had this crazy idea to try my new coffee creamer in place of the water in my usual recipe and see how it turned out! Since I had some Abuelita® Mexican Chocolate Drink tablets in the pantry, I thought it would be fun to whip up a chocolaty dipping sauce to go with it! Churros are one of my family's favorite treats - and they are sooo easy to make! Don't be intimidated to make them yourself! I'm so glad we used the Coffee-mate Abuelita® Mexican Chocolate creamer - it was a nice change from our usual churros! Maybe next time we'll try churros with the Coffee-mate La Lechera® Dulce de Leche creamer and another fun dipping sauce! :)

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Mexican Chocolate Churros with Dipping Sauce - a simple and delicious Mexican treat that gets a flavor boost from Coffee-mate Abuelita® Mexican Chocolate creamer! #LatinTouchCGC


Mexican Chocolate Churros with Dipping Sauce
by Jamie @ Love Bakes Good Cakes
Yield: (18-24 churros)

Ingredients
    For the churros:
    • 1 cup Coffee-mate Abuelita® Mexican Chocolate liquid coffee creamer
    • 1 tbsp. butter
    • ½ tsp. salt
    • 1¼ cup all-purpose flour
    • 2 eggs
    • ½ cup sugar
    • 2 tsp. cinnamon
    • Oil, for frying
    For the dipping sauce:
    • 2 Abuelita® Mexican Chocolate Drink tablets, chopped
    • ½ cup heavy cream

    Instructions

    1. In a deep skillet or fryer, heat oil to 375°F.

    2. Meanwhile, in a medium saucepan, bring the creamer, butter and salt just to a boil. Remove from the heat and stir in flour until the mixture forms a ball. Place the flour mixture in a mixing bowl and beat on low speed with an electric mixer for 3 minutes. Increase mixer speed to medium. Add eggs, one at a time, mixing well after each addition. Stop mixer and set dough aside.

    3. In a separate container, mix the sugar and cinnamon. Set aside.

    4. For the dipping sauce: Bring a double-broiler to a simmer over medium heat. Melt the Mexican Chocolate Drink tablets in the top of the double-broiler. Remove from the heat and add the heavy cream, stirring with a wooden spoon until smooth.

    5. Spoon the flour mixture into a pastry bag fitted with a star-shaped tip. Carefully pipe the batter into 6-inch strips in the hot oil. Do not overcrowd the fryer. Cook for 4-7 minutes, turning once, or until the churros are lightly browned on both sides and cooked through. Remove with a metal slotted spoon to a paper towel-lined plate.

    6. While the churros are still warm gently toss in the cinnamon-sugar mixture to coat. Serve with the dipping sauce.
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    Mexican Chocolate Churros with Dipping Sauce - a simple and delicious Mexican treat that gets a flavor boost from Coffee-mate Abuelita® Mexican Chocolate creamer! #LatinTouchCGC

    Thanks to my friends at Coffee-mate, one lucky Love Bakes Good Cakes reader will have the opportunity to win a custom designed coffee mug by Kathy Cano-Murillo of Crafty Chica (actual design may vary from any images shown), coasters and 2 full-value Coffee-mate product coupons ($31 ARV). 

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    Mexican Chocolate Churros with Dipping Sauce - a simple and delicious Mexican treat that gets a flavor boost from Coffee-mate Abuelita® Mexican Chocolate creamer! #LatinTouchCGC

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    20 comments:

    1. Thanks Jamie!! Love Churros & Mexican Chocolate. To have them together is awesome!! Really looking forward to making these!! Is it wrong to want to make the dipping sauce first to dip everything in??!! Love the new creamers!!

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    2. Oh boy oh boy! I love churros! So excited I can make these at home!

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    3. Thats a tough one but probably the Dulce de Leche! These look delicious!

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    4. The Dulce de Leche Creamer sounds yummy!

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    5. Oh my! I love Mexican food! Never thought I could make Mexican Churros! Glad you make it sound so easy:) I like the addition of the creamer in the recipe. Very creative!

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    6. i'd like to try 'em both...b/c i love cinnamon in my coffe and i also love caramel flavored coffee drinks. I had no idea these products existed...now i'm on a misson. :)

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    7. Wow, I want to make these. It would be great with a Mexican dinner party. Thanks for the recipe and giveaway.

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    8. My grandfather loves Churros. I'll have to try these sometime.

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      1. Sorry I forgot to say stopping by from #FoodieFridays :)

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    9. Oh my, that chocolate! And I'd love to try the new Coffeemate Mexican Chocolate creamer. I definitely need to find them in a store near me! :)

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    10. Wow! Ok, Jamie, add these to things we're going to eat when I come to visit! :) I think I might be drooling a little bit on my keyboard! Pinning, of course! Have a fabulous weekend!

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    11. this looks delish and a giveaway too, yea!!! Thank you for sharing at the Thursday Favorite Things blog hop. I hope you saw the giveaway I posted yesterday. Hugs P.S. watch for your feature on Monday

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    12. We will just love your Mexican Chocolate Churros, they look awesome! Thank you so much for sharing this awesome post with Full Plate Thursday and hope you are having a fantastic weekend!
      Come Back Soon,
      Miz Helen

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    13. I HAVE to try this coffee creamer AND these churros! I've never thought to make homemade churros (frying scares me) but these would be worth the effort!!!

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    14. Oh these churros AND the chocolate sauce look AMAZING!

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    15. Oh my heck, this is the tastiest thing I've seen all day, for sure! Pinned! I would love for you to share this post at my Create & Share Link Party tonight (7:00 PM MST)! Hope to see you there :) http://designsbymissmandee.blogspot.com/

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    16. Oh Yum! Those look and sound incredible. I've never thought to make churros. Genius!! Pinning and saving!

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    17. Look yummy!!! Which did you like better the water or the creamer when you made the Churros?

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    I love reading your comments. Thanks so much for taking the time to read and respond. :)

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