Hot, hot… chocolate

Feel like a warm, cozy, snug feeling?

Have a hot chocolate. Have the best ever!

From the zilion recipes that call themselves THE BEST, we give you two. Here they are:

Recipe The Food Network


  • 1/4 cup milk chocolate chips
  • 1 cup half-and-half
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • Vanilla vodka or hazelnut liqueur, optional

In a small saucepan over medium heat, add chocolate chips, half-and-half, and cinnamon. Melt chocolate chips stirring frequently with wooden spoon; about 5 minutes. Be careful not to let boil.

Remove from heat and pour into mug. Add a shot of vanilla vodka or hazelnut liqueur, if you like.

Recipe Food 52


  • ounce semisweet or dark chocolate
  • tablespoon unsweetened cocoa powder
  • cup milk
  • tablespoons granulated sugar (optional, to taste)
  • pinch salt


In a small saucepan, mix the chocolate, cocoa powder and 1/2 cup of the milk over low heat. Stir continuously until the chocolate is completely melted.

Add the rest of the milk and the salt. Stir, then allow to heat the rest of the way through.

Stir in sugar to taste. Pour into a mug.

And to top it all, here are a few suggestions:

Spice your hot chocolate!
Spice your hot chocolate!

Hot, hot, hot!!! 🙂



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