Divine hot chocolate recipe

  • Serves 6 mugs
  • 5mins to prepare
  • 278 calories / serving
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Fill a sterilised jam jar with 50g (2oz) grated plain chocolate and top with 100g (3½oz) plain chocolate broken into pieces. Decorate with a cinnamon stick or two. Store for up to 3 months in a cool dark place.

To make the drink, put 25g (1oz) chocolate (mix of grated and chunks) in a mug and pour over 2 tbsp boiling water. Stir to a paste, then whisk in 200ml (7fl oz) hot full-cream milk. Add whipped cream, marshmallows and a short piece of cinnamon stick, if you like.

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  • Ingredients

  • 50g (2oz) grated plain chocolate
  • 100g (3½oz) plain chocolate, broken into pieces
  • 1 or 2 cinnamon stick
  • 200ml(7fl oz) hot full cream milk
  • whipped cream, to add
  • marshmallows, to decorate
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  • Energy 1150kj 278kcal 14%
  • Fat 18g 26%
  • Saturates 11g 56%
  • Sugars 17g 18%
  • Salt 0.2g 4%

of the reference intake
Carbohydrate 18.3g Protein 8.7g Fibre 2.7g


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