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Old 02-10-2008, 11:38 PM   #11
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I will heat milk to just under boil, add Hershey's cocoa and powdered sugar, all to taste, no measurments, sorry.
Ditto except I'm using Ghirardelli right now - and I see where you use powdered sugar - I've never tried that! mmmmm......

Maverick - a friend of mine wanted OH SO BADLY to learn to LOVE to drink coffee - yep - I taught him to mix it like you do. He LOVED it!
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Old 02-11-2008, 06:56 PM   #12
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Ditto except I'm using Ghirardelli right now - and I see where you use powdered sugar - I've never tried that! mmmmm......

Maverick - a friend of mine wanted OH SO BADLY to learn to LOVE to drink coffee - yep - I taught him to mix it like you do. He LOVED it!
LOL, it is how I learned to love it as well. But now I am itching to try it with warm milk and powdered sugar.

I have never had it that way before. It has always been mixed with coffee or with hot water... time to kick the imagination up a notch here!
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Old 02-12-2008, 10:00 AM   #13
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wow expensive! hubby would not go for that.
for a similar flavor. use the Ghiradelli powder and add a little cayenne and cinnamon to it..

The spices really bring the flavor up a few notches..
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Old 02-12-2008, 01:34 PM   #14
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for a similar flavor. use the Ghiradelli powder and add a little cayenne and cinnamon to it..

The spices really bring the flavor up a few notches..
sounds good, Jeff, will have to try that next time.
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Right now I have a few Nestle's instant cocoa envelopes I perloined from work, and I have a box of Ghiridelli instant cocoa envelopes I bought at Smart & Final, both for when I am in a hurry. If I have all the time in the world, or I want to impress a special guest, I also have a can of Hershey's cocoa with a pretty good recipe, or I have a box of Ibarra Mexican chocolate and a molinillo to froth it with.
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Old 02-22-2008, 07:10 PM   #16
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What's your favorite hot chocolate? I like Ghiradelli Square powder . I don't like instant mixes.

haha i would say. swiis miss.
or homemade/
the kind my mamma makes.
the kind that warms everything.
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Old 02-22-2008, 08:02 PM   #17
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I love plain old white hot chocolate.
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Old 02-24-2008, 04:32 PM   #18
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I need to pimp Katie's again. I have a hot chocolate freak of a child and she got mad that I gave my friend a jar as a gift because she wanted it all. Well I got three emails from my friend thanking her for the hot chocolate. She loved it too much and her husband wants her to make some. Good thing I included the recipe with her gift.

Seriously, everyone needs to try Katie's hot chocolate.
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Old 02-24-2008, 10:03 PM   #19
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Toasted Almond Mocha Hot Chocolate

I wanted something different in my HC , so I used Monin Toasted Almond Mocha syrup , a teaspoon of it and it was so good.
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Old 01-13-2009, 11:17 PM   #20
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Trader Joe's Sipping Chocolate and Lake Champlain Hot Chocolate and Ghirardelli are in my cupboard, now. I think I have a little Swiss Miss, too. Lake Champlain is very good. The sipping chocolate is not really hot chocolate--it is really an intense chocolate drink.
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