Creamy Hot Cocoa

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Penny Hall

By
@FantasyFaery54

This is a decadent cocoa recipe, that is sure to please.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
4
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
5 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

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1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
3/4 cups white sugar
1 pinch salt
1/3 cup boiling water
3/4 tsp vanilla extract
1/2 cup half-and-half cream
3 1/2 cups whole milk

How to Make Creamy Hot Cocoa

Step-by-Step

  • 1Combine the cocoa, sugar and pinch of salt in a saucepan. Blend in the boiling water. Bring this mixture to an easy boil while you stir. Simmer and stir for about 2 minutes. Watch that it doesn't scorch. Stir in 3 1/2 cups of milk and heat until very hot, but do not boil! Remove from heat and add vanilla. Divide between 4 mugs. Add the cream to the mugs of cocoa to cool it to drinking temperature.

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About Creamy Hot Cocoa

Course/Dish: Hot Drinks
Main Ingredient: Coffee/Tea/Beverage
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtag: #drinks




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Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Pop in a movie, snuggle up by the fire and grab a delicious cup of one of these hot cocoas for the perfect winter evening!