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Old-fashioned Hot Chocolate

Old-fashioned Hot Chocolate

Old-fashioned Hot Chocolate

Old-fashioned Hot Chocolate
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Course: BeveragesDifficulty: Easy
Makes

4

servings

A quick an easy recipe for homemade hot chocolate.

Ingredients

  • 4 cups milk

  • 2 tablespoons granulated sugar

  • 2 tablespoons plus 1 teaspoon unsweetened cocoa

  • 4 tablespoons semisweet chocolate — shaved or chopped

  • optional garnishes: whipped cream, cocoa powder, shaved chocoate, mini marshmallows, cinnamon sticks, candy canes

Directions

  • Put all ingredients in a heavy-bottomed saucepan. Place pan over a medium flame; bring milk to a simmer, stirring constantly. Do not let the mixture boil. Remove from heat when the chocolate melts. If desired, serve each mug with optional garnish of your choice.