Hot chocolate


Hot chocolate
Here's something simple to cheer up cold days, or a delight to look forward to on coming home after a walk in the rain.
156,4683.8/5 for 38 ratings
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Last modified on: December 19th 2010

For 4 people, you will need:

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PreparationCookingStart to finish
13 min.10 min.23 min.
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Keeping:

Several days in the fridge, in a closed jar.

Step by step recipe


Stage 1 - 10 min.
Hot chocolate : Photo of step #1
Bring 1 litre whole milk to the boil in a pan over medium heat.

as soon as it boils, turn down the heat and add 200 g dark chocolate in small pieces.

Stage 2 - 3 min.
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Stir with a maryse or whisk until the chocolate is completely melted.

Stage 3 - 5 min.
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Then add 1 tablespoon Vanilla sugar and stir again until melted.

Stage 4 - 5 min.
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Serve very hot, with finger biscuits or a slice of brioche for example.

Remarks

The recipe is only approximate, so vary it to suit your taste.

If you don't have full-cream milk, use skimmed and add 2 tablepoonsful of cream.

Nutritional information

Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
1,731 Kcal or 7,247 Kj54 gr176 gr95 gr
87 %21 %17 %14 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
143 Kcal or 599 Kj4 gr14 gr8 gr
7 %2 %1 %1 %
Per person
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
433 Kcal or 1,813 Kj14 gr44 gr24 gr
22 %5 %4 %4 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories or 8400 k-joules by day for a woman (change to a man).

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Source

Home made.

More recipes?

This recipe uses (among others)
Whole milkWhole milk: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Yeast-based flaky dough (for croissants), Caramelized pear custard tart, Coconut-vanilla cream for Elsa , Elsa's Comtoise galette, Panna cotta, ... All
Dark chocolateDark chocolate: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: How to make chocolate chips, Chocolate tart, Chocolate cream, Chocolate mug cake, Brownies, ... All
Vanilla sugarVanilla sugar: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Creamy plum and pear clafoutis, Stewed apricots, Apple and almond gratin, Half-cooked chocolate cake with raspberry coulis, Plum and almond panna cotta, ... All

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