The Only Hot Chocolate Recipe You Will Ever Need

There is nothing more satisfying than a steaming mug of hot chocolate on an evening after walking through the snow. However, what is even more satisfying is making your own hot chocolate at home with the perfect recipe. There are a variety of options out there, to say the least. However, if you want your hot chocolate to have an exquisite taste and texture that will leave you craving more, it’s important to choose the right one from the rest. The best hot chocolate you’ll ever try is not hard to make and can be enjoyed by everyone.

 

Cocoa with marshmallows on brown wooden background

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The ingredients you will need for this recipe are: a cup of milk or milk substitute (we said anyone could enjoy it!), 1/4 cup of water, 2 tablespoons of sugar, 3 tablespoons of cocoa powder and a pinch of salt.

 

First, boil the milk or milk substitute in a saucepan, string occasionally. Then, combine the other ingredients in a separate bowl and slowly pour them into the boiling milk. Whisk until all of the ingredients are combined and you have a smooth consistency. Serve with whipped cream, marshmallows or chocolate shavings for a delicious treat!