Hot Chocolate
Recipe from EatingWell

Our hot cocoa is rich and chocolaty without the overly sweet taste of some packaged mixes. We give it a luxurious froth with a whisk or blender--or use a cappuccino frother if you have one.



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Servings: 16
Yield: 1 serving, 1 cup
Prep Time: 5 mins
Total Time: 5 mins
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Ingredients
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    2   tablespoons 
    sugar
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    4   teaspoons 
    unsweetened cocoa powder
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    1   cup 
    1% milk, divided
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    1/4  teaspoon 
    vanilla extract
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     pinch of 
    ground cinnamon

Directions
1.
Mix sugar, cocoa and 2 tablespoons cold milk in a mug until smooth. Heat the remaining milk in a small saucepan on the stovetop or in a 2-cup glass measure in the microwave until steaming hot but not boiling. Stir in the cocoa mixture and vanilla.
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To froth the hot chocolate, whirl a whisk in it by rubbing your hands back and forth. (Alternatively, pour the hot chocolate into a blender, cover with the lid and a kitchen towel and blend until frothy.) Pour it back into the mug and sprinkle with cinnamon.
Nutrition information
Per Serving: cal. (kcal) 227, Fat, total (g) 4, sat. fat (g) 1, carb. (g) 31, fiber (g) 2, pro. (g) 7, sodium (mg) 97, Potassium (mg) 390, calcium (mg) 313, Milk () 1, Other Carb () 2, Fat () 0.5, Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet
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