Naughty Hot Chocolate Mocha Gelato

Naughty Hot Chocolate Mocha Gelato
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Who says hot cocoa is just for the kids? Try this adult hot chocolate for your next hot chocolate social.

4
Servings
605
Calories Per Serving
Deliver Ingredients

Ingredients

  • ¾ Cup whipping cream
  • 6 Tablespoons sugar
  • 6 Tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder
  • ⅛ teaspoon salt
  • ½ Cup water
  • 4 Cups milk (whole milk preferred)
  • 8 Tablespoons coffee liqueur
  • 8 Tablespoons Frangelico (hazelnut liqueur)
  • Grated semisweet chocolate, for garnish

Directions

Over low heat in a medium saucepan, combine sugar, cocoa powder, and ⅛ teaspoon salt in saucepan. Add ½ cup water slowly while whisking, to ensure smooth mixture.

Gently simmer over medium-low heat, whisking constantly. Simmer 1 minute. Gradually whisk in milk and return to simmer. Divide hot chocolate among 4 warmed mugs. Divide 2 tablespoons of each liqueur into each mug. Top each with whipped cream, and garnish with grated chocolate. This is an ideal winter holiday cocktail.

Hot Chocolate Shopping Tip

There are so many varieties of chocolate on the shelves today it can be overwhelming to pick one – as a general rule of thumb, the fewer the ingredients, the better the chocolate.

Hot Chocolate Cooking Tip

When melting chocolate, use a double boiler and stir occasionally to avoid scorching chocolate at the bottom of the bowl.

Nutritional Facts

Total Fat
23g
36%
Sugar
59g
N/A
Saturated Fat
14g
70%
Cholesterol
74mg
25%
Protein
10g
21%
Carbs
69g
23%
Vitamin A
237µg
26%
Vitamin B12
1µg
20%
Vitamin B6
0.1mg
5.5%
Vitamin C
0.3mg
0.4%
Vitamin D
3µg
1%
Vitamin E
0.6mg
2.9%
Vitamin K
2µg
3%
Calcium
319mg
32%
Fiber
3g
12%
Folate (food)
17µg
N/A
Folate equivalent (total)
17µg
4%
Iron
1mg
7%
Magnesium
70mg
18%
Monounsaturated
6g
N/A
Niacin (B3)
0.5mg
2.6%
Phosphorus
296mg
42%
Polyunsaturated
1g
N/A
Potassium
510mg
15%
Riboflavin (B2)
0.5mg
29.4%
Sodium
201mg
8%
Sugars, added
19g
N/A
Thiamin (B1)
0.1mg
8.8%
Zinc
2mg
11%

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