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Ellen’s Homemade Hot Chocolate

Yields1 ServingPrep Time10 minsCook Time5 minsTotal Time15 mins

Nothing beats a steaming hot mug of thick, rich hot chocolate, served with some marshmallows and cream on a cold winters evening. This hot chocolate is quick and easy and it is the best you will ever taste!

ellens hot homemade chocolate

To Make the Powder
 250g dark chocolate
 150g cacao powder (or cocoa powder)
 140g icing sugar
 60g cornflour
 2 pinches salt
To Make the Drink
 1 mug milk for each person
 2 tbsp of powder per person
To Make the Powder

Put the dark chocolate in the fridge for an hour and the blitz it up until there are no lumps in a food processor


Add the rest of the ingredient except the milk, and blitz once more


Store in an airtight container or jar until needed

To Make Hot Chocolate Drink

Put milk and powder in a pan


Simmer over a medium heat for about 3-5 minutes, whisking often


Serve the hot chocolate into mugs and enjoy!

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 20 mugs