Real Hot Chocolate
- UNSWEETENED COARSELY CHOPPED CHOCOLATE - 2 SQUARES (2 OUNCES)
- STEVITA ORGANIC SPOONABLE STEVIA - 4 TEASPOONS
OR SIMPLY-STEVIA PURE STEVIA - 1/2 TSP.
OR STEVITA ORGANIC SPOONABLE STEVIA - 8 PACKETS
- MILK - 4 CUPS
- WHIPPED CREAM - (OPTIONAL-SEE INDEX)
In a medium saucepan, combine unsweetened chocolate, stevia, and 1/2 cup of the milk. Cook, stirring constantly, over medium heat till mixture just comes to boiling. Stir in remaining milk; heat through. Do not boil or it could curdle. Remove from heat. Serve hot in cups or mugs. Top each serving with whipped cream, if desired.
Makes 4 servings.
NUTRITIONAL INFORMATION PER SERVING:
Hot Mocha: Prepare as above, and stir 1 tablespoon instant coffee crystals into hot chocolate milk.
Spiced Hot Chocolate: Prepare as above, and stir 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon and 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg into chocolate milk.
Hot Cocoa: Prepare as above, substituting 1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder for the chocolate.