Easy Hot Chocolate Recipe
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Cuisine: American
Serves: 2 People
  • Milk- ¾ cup
  • Half and Half- ¾ cup (half and half has equal parts of cream and milk)
  • Semi-sweet chocolate chips- ¼ cup
  • Ground cinnamon- a few pinches (optional)
  • Whipped cream- for topping
  • Unsweetened cocoa powder- to sprinkle (optional)
  1. This recipe is for making 2 cups, increase the amount of ingredients accordingly to make more.
  2. In a saucepan, combine milk and half and half, let it come to a slight boil.
  3. Add the chocolate chips and combine well using a whisk. Let the chocolate dissolve completely, don't worry about the tiny grains of chocolate.
  4. Add the ground cinnamon, this is just optional. You could add other flavors too.
  5. Have a taste, if more sweet is needed add a few teaspoons of sugar.
  6. Remove the pan from the heat.
  7. Pour the hot chocolate into a cup.
  8. Top with whipped cream and sprinkle cocoa powder.
  9. You can ignore whipped cream if you don't want it.
  10. Indulge in this delicious hot chocolate.
Half and half is a diary product containing equal parts of cream and milk.

To make half-half at home: combine equal parts of cream and milk.
Recipe by Cooking with Thas - Healthy Recipes, Instant pot, Videos by Thasneen at https://www.thasneen.com/cooking/easy-hot-chocolate-recipe/