L.A. Burdick Classic Hot Chocolate

Staff Writer
L.A. Burdick Classic Hot Chocolate
Courtesy of L.A. Burdick

The Classic Hot Chocolate at L.A. Burdick.

With locations in New York, Boston, Cambridge, Mass., and Walpole, Mass., this delectable chocolate shop interprets the classic cup of cocoa as an international experience, bringing the exotic tastes of many countries to their decadent hot chocolates. They offer Grenadian, Venezuelan, Dominican, Bolivian, Madagascan, and Ecuadorian varieties, using cocoa beans from around the world to give distinction to their single-source cocoa recipe. Try their classic hot chocolate at home, and experiment with beans of different origins to achieve the global tastes for which L.A. Burdick is famous.

1
Servings
487
Calories Per Serving
Deliver Ingredients

Ingredients

  • 6-8 Tablespoons shaved chocolate
  • 3/4 to 1 Cups scalding milk
  • Dash of nutmeg or cinnamon

Directions

Whisk scalding milk into shaved chocolate in your favorite mug. Pour over espresso or brewed coffee for a delicious mocha. Half the milk and ice makes a refreshing iced chocolate.
 

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
29g
45%
Sugar
51g
N/A
Saturated Fat
17g
86%
Cholesterol
21mg
7%
Protein
10g
20%
Carbs
58g
19%
Vitamin A
98µg
11%
Vitamin B12
1µg
16%
Vitamin B6
0.1mg
5.2%
Vitamin D
3µg
1%
Vitamin E
0.3mg
1.7%
Vitamin K
5µg
6%
Calcium
266mg
27%
Fiber
4g
18%
Folate (food)
21µg
N/A
Folate equivalent (total)
21µg
5%
Iron
2mg
13%
Magnesium
107mg
27%
Monounsaturated
9g
N/A
Niacin (B3)
0.5mg
2.6%
Phosphorus
278mg
40%
Polyunsaturated
1g
N/A
Potassium
554mg
16%
Riboflavin (B2)
0.4mg
25.2%
Sodium
100mg
4%
Sugars, added
40g
N/A
Thiamin (B1)
0.1mg
9.3%
Zinc
2mg
13%