Fluffy Hot Chocolate
“This is our daughter’s favourite hot chocolate recipe. It may look like ordinary cocoa, but a touch of vanilla sets it apart from the rest. And the melted marshmallows give it a frothy body you won’t get from a cocoa packet.” —Jo Ann Schimcek, Weimar, Texas
Photo: Taste of Home
- 8 tsp sugar
- 4 tsp baking cocoa
- 4 cups 2% milk
- 1-1/2 cups miniature marshmallows
- 1 tsp vanilla extract
- In a small saucepan, combine the first four ingredients. Cook and stir over medium heat until marshmallows are melted, about 8 minutes. Remove from the heat; stir in vanilla. Ladle into mugs.
1 cup: 249 calories, 8g fat (5g saturated fat), 33mg cholesterol, 128mg sodium, 36g carbohydrate (30g sugars, 0 fibre), 9g protein.