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Cafe Style Hot Chocolate Recipe

Treat yourself to some delicious homemade unconventional hot chocolate recipes



2 cups milk

1 tbsp Nutella

1 tbsp cocoa

1 tbsp sugar

1 tbsp powder milk

Instructions for Nutella hot chocolate:

1. Pour two cups of milk in a pot and heat over medium/medium-low heat, whisking frequently, until warm

2. Stir in a tablespoon of Nutella

3. Add in a tablespoon of unsweetened cocoa powder, sugar and powdered milk

4. Gently mix until everything dissolves

5. Add a pinch of salt to enhance the sweetness and balance the flavour

6. Pour the hot chocolate into a mug

7. Top it with three large marshmallows

8. Slightly toast the marshmallows with a hand held burner

9. Ready to enjoy!



120-gram chocolate

2 cups milk

2 ½ tbsp sugar

1 cinnamon stick

½ star anise

2 tbsp whip cream

1 tsp cocoa powder

Instructions for spice hot chocolate:

1. Chop 120 grams of any type of desired block of chocolate, dark or semisweet

2. Transfer the chopped dark chocolate to a pot and continuously whisk as the chocolate melt

3. Pour in 2 cups of milk

4. Add and dissolve 2 and a ½ tablespoon of sugar

5. Add a pinch of salt along with a small stick of cinnamon and ½ a star anise for added flavour

6. Simmer for 5 minutes on low heat

7. Pour into a mug and add a generous amount of whip cream

8. Finish off with a sift of 1 teaspoon unsweetened cocoa powder for both taste and aesthetic

9. Ready to enjoy!


Tea Infused

2 cups milk

1 black tea

100-gram chocolate

1 ½ tbsp sugar

Instructions for tea infused hot chocolate:

1. Pour 2 cups of milk in a pot with a tea bag

2. Steep tea for about 3 minutes, low- med heat . Stir frequently.

3. Stir in 100 grams of chopped chocolate of desire

4. Add a tablespoon and ½ of sugar

5. Pour into a mug

6. Ready to enjoy!


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