L.A. Burdick Classic Hot Chocolate

L.A. Burdick Classic Hot Chocolate
Staff Writer
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
222
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.
 

Nutritional Facts

Total Fat
4g
6%
Sugar
26g
29%
Saturated Fat
2g
8%
Cholesterol
12mg
4%
Carbohydrate, by difference
39g
30%
Protein
7g
15%
Vitamin A, RAE
26µg
4%
Vitamin B-12
1µg
42%
Vitamin C, total ascorbic acid
2mg
3%
Calcium, Ca
224mg
22%
Choline, total
1mg
0%
Folate, total
9µg
2%
Magnesium, Mg
55mg
17%
Pantothenic acid
1mg
20%
Phosphorus, P
217mg
31%
Selenium, Se
5µg
9%
Sodium, Na
179mg
12%
Water
188g
7%
Zinc, Zn
1mg
13%

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.