Hot Cocoa Milk
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. Hot Cocoa Milk contains cocoa powdered and contains no cocoa butter and thus has very little fat. Hot cocoa milk is a delicious blend of sweetness and richness, especially during cold winter months.
Recipe type: Drinks
Serves: 4 - 6
  • ⅓ cup sugar
  • ¼ cup cocoa powder
  • ⅓ cup hot water
  • 4 cups (1 litter) milk
  • ¼ teaspoon vanilla extract or small peace vanilla pod
  • Sweetened whipped cream (optional)
Instructions ( 1 cup = 250 ml, 1 tbsp = 15 ml, 1 tsp = 5 ml)
  1. Heat water in to pan or microwave.
  2. Add sugar and cocoa powder. Stir well.
  3. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, until mixture comes to a boil.
  4. Boil and stir for 2 minutes.
  5. Add milk, stirring constantly, heat to serving temperature. Do Not Boil.
  6. Remove from heat. Add vanilla.
  7. Beat the hot cocoa milk with rotary beater or whisk until it becomes foamy.
  8. Serve hot cocoa milk topped with whipped cream, if desired.
Recipe by Zeel's Kitchen at