Basic hot chocolate

    4 min

    Feel free to experiment with this basic hot chocolate recipe. You can add whipped cream, marshmallows, chocolate shavings, a drizzle of toffee sauce, a teaspoon of cinnamon, a sprinkling of crushed digestives - the possibilities are endless! Adjust the amount of cocoa and sugar to taste.

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    Serves: 1 

    • 2 teaspoons unsweetened cocoa
    • 1 tablespoon caster sugar
    • 1/2 teaspoon water
    • 250ml milk

    Prep:3min  ›  Cook:1min  ›  Ready in:4min 

    1. Put the cocoa and sugar into mug, add the water and then stir.
    2. Put the milk in the microwave for 1 to 3 minutes (it varies with the type of microwave). Add to the mug and stir well. Enjoy!!!

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    Reviews in English (3)


    it tasted amazing, really quick and easy.  -  14 Sep 2012  (Review from Allrecipes AU | NZ)


    Perfect! No need to buy chocolate milk drinks...this is the one for us!  -  22 Oct 2011  (Review from Allrecipes AU | NZ)


    Don't you think it seems like a bit to much milk, I'm curious what the people who made this recipe thought? I'm not to sure if I should make it, any helpful hints would be great!  -  20 Jul 2015  (Review from Allrecipes AU | NZ)