Bittersweet Hot Chocolate

bittersweet hot chocolate recipe
bittersweet hot chocolate photo by ashley gieseking


6 oz. semisweet chocolate, broken into pieces
2 cups whole milk


• Place the chocolate in a bowl.
• In a saucepan, bring the milk to a boil over medium-high heat, then remove it from the heat and pour it over the chocolate. Immediately cover the bowl with plastic wrap and let rest 5 minutes.
• Uncover, stir to combine and pour into mugs.

If you wish to spike your hot chocolate, pick one of the following variations and thoroughly stir in the additional ingredients before serving.

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Tags : Drinks , Chocolate