Malted Hot Cocoa

Malted Hot Cocoa Recipe
Gooseberry Patch
Have some leftover candy from Halloween? Turn them into a sweet garnish atop this Malted Hot Cocoa. Cozy up by the fire and snuggle with a hot mug of this comforting holiday drink.

Yield:

Serves 4

Recipe from

Gooseberry Patch

Ingredients

6 1-oz. sqs. bittersweet baking chocolate, chopped
1/2 cup 1/2 c. boiling water
1/2 cup whipping cream
1 cup milk
3 tablespoons malted milk powder
Garnish: whipped topping, crushed malted milk ball candies

Preparation

Place chocolate in a small bowl; pour boiling water over chocolate. Let stand for 3 minutes. In a small saucepan, combine cream and milk over medium heat; bring to a simmer. Stir in malted milk powder; set aside. Whisk chocolate mixture until smooth; add to milk mixture. Garnish with whipped topping and crushed candies.