The literal translation of Cola de Monois monkeys tail. While the exact origin ofthis unusual title is unknown, one theory is that this potentChristmas drink will have you swinging like a monkey! Anotherstory links the name to former Chilean President, Pedro Montt.Whatever its origins, youll enjoy toasting family and friendsat the holidaysor any time of yearwith this creamycreation.
Recipe: Cola de Mono: TraditionalChilean Holiday Beverage
1 (12-ounce) can NESTL ® CARNATION®Evaporated Milk1/2 cup water1/4 cup granulated sugar or to taste3 whole cloves1 cinnamon stick1 tablespoon NESCAF CLASICO InstantCoffee Granules1 teaspoon vanilla extractPinch ground nutmeg1 cup Chilean aguardiente, white rum,brandy or vodka
Makes 4 servings.
Tip: For a twist on flavor, a 2-inch pieceof orange peel can be added when boiling milk and spices.
Recipe and photograph are the propertyof Nestl ® and Meals.com, used with permission.
How to Make Classic Homemade EggnogIf the Cola de Mono: TraditionalChilean Holiday Beverage recipe was useful and interesting, you can share it with your friends or leave a comment.