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2 October 2012

Warm, Sweet & Spiced Hot Chocolate

Tempted?
© Tiffany Grant-Riley


Sometimes spontaneous is best and that's definitely true of this post. There I was, craving real hot chocolate (not your instant powdered stuff) and with a fridge full of rich dark chocolate, what's a girl to do? 

So I threw this wonderfully warming spiced hot chocolate together. It couldn't be faster and it certainly couldn't be easier...


© Tiffany Grant-Riley

* I used semi-skimmed milk here but you can use whole milk for a creamer flavour. 

The Recipe
Pour the milk into a pan and on a medium to low heat add your broken pieces of chocolate, sugar, cinnamon and a generous pinch of cayenne pepper. If like me you prefer a more heat to your chocolate then add a little pinch a bit at a time once the chocolate has melted until you reach a "kick" you're happy with. Gently stir with a whisk until the chocolate has completely melted and the liquid is combined, then turn up the heat for a minute or two until you have a rich and glossy mixture.


© Tiffany Grant-Riley


And that's it. Done in less than 10 minutes. Now go put your feet up and enjoy!


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