You deserve an upgrade. Our haute chocolate recipes give you 3 hot chocolate upgrades to take your hot cocoa from bland to bling.
Is making hot chocolate from scratch really better?… YES! Forget the instant powder. With just a few extra minutes you can have a rich and thick chocolatey experience that simply does not compare. You’re in control, so pick the kind of chocolate you like and indulge. Then take it up a notch with one of the delicious ideas below for an elevated experience your taste buds will thank you for during cold winter months.
Salted Caramel Hot Chocolate
Amaretto Hot Chocolate
mallows and sprinkle with fleur du sel.
Kahlua Hot Chocolate
Before you start:
Heavy cream is not necessary. The longer the milk simmers, the thicker it will become.
Use good quality chocolate. Choose bitter sweet to very dark and adjust the brown sugar level to your liking.
Haute Chocolate: 3 Hot Chocolate Upgrade Recipes
Your hot chocolate never had it so good!
- Prep Time3 min
- Cook Time7 min
- Total Time10 min
- Energy574 cal
- 4 cups whole milk
- 10 ounces dark chocolate, chopped
- 6 tablespoons brown sugar
- Amount per serving
- % Daily Value*
- Total Fat29.2 g37.44%
- Total Carbohydrate45.4 g16.51%
- Protein13.4 g26.8%
This nutritional data is for the our basic hot chocolate recipe. What you do after that is up to you. It will, no doubt, be delicious, but it will also change the numbers.