Rich 'N Thick Hot Chocolate

Rich 'N Thick Hot Chocolate


"This rich hot chocolate can also be made with 1% or fat-free milk."


10 m servings
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  1. Place water and chocolate in heavy medium saucepan; cook on low heat until chocolate is completely melted and mixture is well blended, stirring constantly with wire whisk. Add sugar; mix well.
  2. Bring to boil on medium-high heat. Boil 3 min., stirring constantly. Gradually add milk, stirring with wire whisk until well blended. Stir in vanilla. Reduce heat to medium.
  3. Cook until mixture is heated through, stirring occasionally.
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  1. 52 Ratings


Pretty tasty. I actually made this in the microwave, rather than on the stove and thought it was a very easy recipe with great results. Additionally, I made it with a couple squares of a chocola...

I loved this- it was so good! I used Nestle Chocolatier Extra Dark Chocolate, 2 cups of organic whole milk and 1 cup of organic 1% milk, and real vanilla extract. This is so much richer, and m...

Wow! I can't imagine drinking instant ever again. I used 1% milk and added a teaspoon of powdered creamer to each cup. Was very rich and creamy.

Not really thick, but rich, for sure. I cut it in half, made a big sized mug just for myself. Used half'n'half. I added a few shakes of cinnamon while the chocolate/water/sugar was at a boil, al...

Great homemade hot chocolate. I cut down on the vanilla just a little bit and thew a handful of small marshmellows in to melt towards the end. Very rich. Very yummy!

i craved it at 1 am.. found the recipe.. and loved it!

This turned out really chalky. Couldn't even finish a mug of it. I didn't change anything, and everyone else loved it, but ew.

This is okay , but way to rich to really enjoy. I will keep looking for something better!

Great base for Hot Chocolate! You can try adding things like Bailey's, vodka, allspice, nutmeg, and cinnamon for a delicious (adult-only) drink! Or as other people mentioned, you create a pepper...