Rich 'n Creamy Hot Chocolate
A hot chocolate recipe that is heartwarming, creamy, and an all-time favorite beverage made with Land O Lakes® Half & Half.
25 min.prep time
25 min.total time
Melt chocolate chips, stirring constantly, in 3-quart saucepan over low heat. Stir in sugar, water and salt.
Increase heat to medium. Cook, whisking constantly, until mixture comes to a full boil. Continue cooking 2 minutes, stirring constantly .
Add milk and half & half; cook until heated through. (DO NOT BOIL.) Add vanilla.
Remove from heat; beat with wire whisk until frothy.
Pour into mugs. Serve with whipped cream.
If desired, sprinkle with your choice of toppings: grated chocolate, grated orange zest, ground cinnamon, or ground nutmeg.