Cinnamon Hot Chocolate

With heavy cream and dark chocolate, this hot drink can work as dessert.


Cinnamon Hot Chocolate

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Servings: 4
Prep Time: 10 mins
Total Time: 20 mins
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Ingredients
  • 1/2  cup 
    heavy cream
  • 1   tablespoon 
    confectioners' sugar
  • 3   cups 
    skim milk
  • 4  3 1/2 inches 
    cinnamon sticks
  • 12   ounces 
    bittersweet chocolate, chopped
  •  
    Ground cinnamon, for dusting
Directions
1.
Using 1 piece of heavy paper cut to fit over mugs, cut out a star shape in center.
2.
Beat together cream and confectioners' sugar in a large bowl to soft peaks. Cover and keep chilled.
3.
Bring milk and cinnamon sticks just to a simmer in a small saucepan; remove from heat. Add chocolate and let stand 2 minutes. Whisk mixture until chocolate melts. Pour into mugs, reserving cinnamon sticks for garnish. Top each with whipped cream. Cover mugs with the paper cutout and dust with ground cinnamon. Makes 4 servings.
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