Caffeinated beverages don't get more refreshing than this. Tahini lovers, rejoice! This rich beverage is the perfect way to start your morning.
- 1 (2-oz.) shot of espresso (or strongly brewed coffee)
- 2 tablespoons tahini
- 2 tablespoons maple syrup
- 1/ 2 teaspoon vanilla
- 1/ 2 cup milk
- Pinch of cardamom
- Chopped pistachios, for garnish (optional)
- Melted chocolate, for garnish (optional)
In a wide mouth mason jar, combine espresso, tahini, maple syrup, vanilla, milk, and cardamom. Secure top and shake vigorously.
Rim glass with melted chocolate and chopped pistachios, if desired. Add ice to glass and pour tahini mixture over ice. Serve immediately.