🥶In the event you wake up to a polar vortex, there's nothing better on a cold winter day than curling up with a cup of hot chocolate.
🤩Here are 10 delicious recipes that will warm you up on even the chilliest days:
🍫Classic Hot Chocolate - Add milk, sugar and cocoa powder to a saucepan and simmer until creamy – top it off with marshmallows for the perfect winter treat
🌰 Spiced Hot Chocolate - Mix in cinnamon, nutmeg, cloves and allspice for extra flavor when making your hot chocolate
🌿Minty Hot Chocolate - Shave some squares of dark chocolate into your hot cocoa with a drop or 2 of peppermint oil for an indulgent twist on the classic recipe
🥜Peanut Butter Hot Chocolate - Stir in peanut butter as you heat your milk and cocoa together – or, add a shot of Screwball peanut butter flavored whiskey
🥃Spiked Hot Chocolate - Add some brandy or rum to your cup of cocoa for a unique after-dinner drink
♥️Red Velvet Hot Chocolate - Give your hot chocolate an irresistible red tint by adding some food coloring when making it – perfect for special occasions like Valentine’s Day or Christmas!
🌶️Mexican Hot Chocolate - Mix chipotle chili powder and cinnamon together with regular cocoa powder to bring out the natural sweetness of both spices – enjoy with sweet marshmallows
🍪Double Dark Hot Chocolate– Use dark chocolate chips instead of milk or semi-sweet variety to give you a richer and more intense “fevah of the flavah”
🥥Coconut Chai Hot Cocoa– Stir in chai spices such as cardamom, ginger, nutmeg and star anise– plus some coconut flakes for texture– creating an incredible combination of flavors
🍮Salted Caramel Hot Cocoa– Mix caramel into melted white chocolate before adding it to the milk – don't forget to sprinkle just a little bit of sea salt on top for added zing and taste
🔥There's something special about these unique takes on the classic hot chocolate recipe – so why not snuggle up with a book and cozy fire and a and try them all this winter?