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Amaretto Hot Chocolate

Amaretto Hot Chocolate

The cold, blustery days of winter call for a comforting cup of hot chocolate.  Flavored with Amaretto Liquor for a subtle almond flavor and rich chocolate, this Amaretto Hot Chocolate is the most decadently delicious drink perfect on a cold night! Now that its January, and the dead of winter has finally setting in, I always crave a delicious hot cup of cocoa, especially in the evening.  This Amaretto Hot Chocolate is my new favorite way to indulge in a decadent, delicious hot beverage! The recipe for this hot cocoa is very simple, and WAY better than any store-bought, powdered mix.  It's made with whole milk, along with semi-sweet chocolate making a very rich, creamy texture.  You can also use a lower fat milk, however, I've discovered that whole milk is the best option if Continue Reading...

Mint Hot Chocolate

Mint Hot Chocolate

Relax and enjoy a rich, delicious cup of home made Mint Hot Chocolate!  It's so easy to make using just a few simple ingredients.  You'll never use store-bought powdered cocoa mix again after having this! In the dead of winter, there is nothing I love more than a creamy, delicious cup of hot chocolate.  I especially love when it has a flavor like mint as well.  For years I had bought the plain, old powdered mix from the grocery store.  And then a few years ago, I learned how to make the real deal and discovered how completely amazing home made hot chocolate can be.  From that point on, I've never gone back to that powdered mix. Making home made hot chocolate is a pretty simple process, using some basic ingredients that you likely already have in your pantry and refrigerator. Continue Reading...

Toasted Coconut Hot Chocolate

Toasted Coconut Hot Chocolate

  As we move into the cooler (and flat out frigid!) months of the year, I always love a great cup of hot chocolate!  It is always so warm, and satisfying, especially on those cold, dreary days.  Thanks to LorAnn Oils and Flavorings, I was able to recreate a classic hot chocolate using a bit of coconut flavoring.  Wow!!  If you're someone that enjoys coconut, you're gonna LOVE this Toasted Coconut Hot Chocolate! If you've never been to LorAnn's website, you need to stop over.  They have some of the most amazing emulsions, flavorings, oils, and baking supplies that you could ever imagine!  If you're someone who occasionally likes to bake, you need to check them out!  I used the Super-Strength Coconut Flavoring in my Toasted Coconut Hot Chocolate.  After testing, I Continue Reading...