Best-ever hot chocolate

Best-ever hot chocolate

This made-from-scratch hot chocolate is totally decadent and really rich, so serve in small mugs.

By , 21 September 2015
Best-ever hot chocolate
  • Ready in: 10 mins
  • Serves: 8
  • Price: 60p per serving
Nutritional Info
Each 238ml serving contains
  • Fat high
    14g
    21%
  • Saturates high
    8.8g
    44%
  • Sugars high
    40g
    45%
  • Salt low
    0.22g
    4%
  • Energy 1394KJ 333KCAL
    17%
of your reference intake.
Typical energy values per 100ml: 586kJ/140kcal.
Ingredients
  • 300g Extra Special Dark Chocolate (70% cocoa solids)
  • 1.5L semi-skimmed milk
  • 3 level tbsp caster sugar
  • Mini marshmallows, to serve
Method
  • Break the chocolate into squares and put into a pan with the milk and sugar.

  • Set over a medium heat, whisking gently all the time with a wire whisk until the chocolate melts and the milk is almost simmering.

  • Serve in small mugs with mini marshmallows on top.