The King’s Cocoa

This hot chocolate recipe is for adults only
Hot cocoa

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With scotch and ginger liqueur, this adult hot cocoa is fit for a king.

This recipe is courtesy of The Cavalier.


  • 1 1/2 Ounce Great King Street Scotch
  • 3/4 Ounces The King's Ginger Liqueur
  • 1 Cup hot cocoa


Add first two ingredients into glass. Add cocoa and stir. Garnish with cinnamon stick and crystallized ginger.

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