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Perfect Hot Chocolate

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Everybody looks for the perfect hot choclate. It needs to be creamy, luscious, and most importantly hold that rich choclate flavor. 

Ingredients

  • 1 Ounce dark or semisweet chocolate
  • 1 Tablespoon unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 Cup milk
  • 2 Tablespoons superfine sugar
  • 1 Pinch of sea salt

Directions

Over low heat in a small saucepan, combine chocolate, cocoa powder and half of the milk. Stir continuously with a whisk until chocolate is completely melted. Add remaining milk and pinch of Sea salt. Gently simmer over medium-low heat until warmed through. Stir in superfine sugar to taste.

Pour hot chocolate into a mug and top with whipped cream or chocolate covered marshmallows. Garnish with a small peppermint candy cane.

Nutritional Facts
Servings1
Calories Per Serving413
Total Fat17g26%
Sugar58gN/A
Saturated10g50%
Cholesterol24mg8%
Protein10g20%
Carbs63g21%
Vitamin A112µg12%
Vitamin B121µg18%
Vitamin B60.1mg5.2%
Vitamin D3µg1%
Vitamin E0.2mg1.2%
Vitamin K2µg3%
Calcium292mg29%
Fiber4g15%
Folate (food)18µgN/A
Folate equivalent (total)18µg4%
Iron2mg10%
Magnesium84mg21%
Monounsaturated5gN/A
Niacin (B3)0.5mg2.3%
Phosphorus282mg40%
Polyunsaturated0.8gN/A
Potassium508mg15%
Riboflavin (B2)0.5mg26.9%
Sodium227mg9%
Sugars, added45gN/A
Thiamin (B1)0.1mg8.8%
Zinc2mg12%
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