Fabulously Delicious Homemade Hot Cocoa

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There is nothing better than a delicious cup of Hot Chocolate to make one feel better; in winter it’ll warm you right to the tips of your toes and in summer you could turn it into a milkshake or ice cream – yummers!

This recipe has been adapted from various other recipes by my sister-in-law Zuki and it is one that has worked consistently well in my household – just remember to measure properly.

This recipe make approximately 3/4 cups (depending on the size of the cup).

Ingredients:

  • 1/4 cup (25g) unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1/2 cup (100g) granulated sugar
  • 1/3 cup (78g) hot water
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 4 cups (920ml) milk (whichever kind you prefer)
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract

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Method:

Combine the cocoa. sugar, water and salt in a saucepan and cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, until it starts to boil.

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Cook, while stirring, for a minute.

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Add in the milk, stirring constantly, but do not let it boil.

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Remove from the heat, stir in the vanilla extract, and serve!

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And enjoy!

Fairly easy recipe without too much work and the results are amazing!

Serving suggestions:

  • Chop up some pink and white marshmallows, or use some mini marshmallows, and add on top immediately,
  • Add a generous dollop of whipped cream on top and sprinkle with your choice of sprinkles.

That’s it from me; if you enjoyed this recipe, do share your thoughts and photos with me – I’d love to know about it.

What else would you like to see here? Send any comment or suggestions my way – you never know; it may be on here sometime. Until next time…

Keep smiling

 

 

 

 

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