How to Make Homemade Hot Chocolate

What You Need:

– Unsweetened cocoa powder  – Semi-sweet chocolate  – Sugar  – Salt – Whole milk  – Half and half  – Vanilla extract

1

Add the cocoa powder, semi-sweet chocolate, sugar, and salt to a medium saucepot. Pour the milk and half and half over top.

Combine Ingredients

2

Heat the ingredients over medium while whisking until the chocolate has fully melted into the milk and the milk is beginning to steam (but not simmering).

Heat and whisk

3

Once the chocolate is fully melted into the milk and the milk is has begun to steam, remove it from the heat and stir in the vanilla extract. Taste and adjust the sugar or chocolate to your liking.

Add vanilla

4

Serve hot and enjoy with your favorite toppings.

Add toppings

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