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Headache-Soothing Adaptogenic Hot Chocolate

Magnesium-rich ingredients and adaptogens combine to soothe tension.
Prep Time10 mins
Total Time10 mins
Course: Drinks
Cuisine: Vegan
Keyword: adaptogen, chocolate
Servings: 2
Author: Hello Glow
Cost: $5


  • saucepan
  • Blender


  • 3 oz good quality dark chocolate aim for at least 70% cacao
  • 3 cups unsweetened almond milk
  • 1 tablespoon almond butter
  • 1/2 cup cooked black beans
  • 2 teaspoons maca powder
  • 1 teaspoon Siberian ginseng
  • 2 teaspoons maple syrup


  • Melt the chocolate with almond milk into a medium pot over low heat, stirring frequently.
  • Transfer into the blender with the rest of the ingredients.
  • Blend until smooth, adding more warm almond milk if needed to obtain the desired consistency. Serve immediately.


If you struggle with headaches, PMS and cravings, this adaptogenic hot chocolate might become your next favorite afternoon sip. Combining a good quality, magnesium-rich dark chocolate with adaptogenic powders and--surprise!--black beans, creates not only a comforting drink but also an elixir for improving your overall wellness and relieving tension in the body.
Store leftovers in the refrigerator for up to 48 hours. Warm before serving.