Clean, Cooling, Sharp, Sweet (Origin: Egypt, Mediterranean)
The flavor of chocolate mint is a controversial area. Some people detect definite notes of chocolate in it, while others just detect regular mint. For some, the chocolate aspect of the flavor is so pronounced that they liken it to Thin Mint Girl Scout cookies or Andes Mints candy. Others believe that while the taste may not have chocolate notes in it, the aroma does.
You can use chocolate mint the same way that you would use any other mint. It is a great addition to desserts including ice cream and custards. It is a great option in chocolate ice cream especially.
You can pair chocolate mint with the chocolate flavor in many recipes including ones for chocolate puddings and chocolate cookies. Chocolate mint is great in beverages as well and can work in mojitos and other minty cocktails in addition to hot chocolate and mint tea.