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Old 12-04-2005, 02:51 PM   #1
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How Do You Like Your Hot Chocolate?

If you are going to have hot chocolate to your own specifications, what are the necessary details? Made from scratch or a mix? Traditional chocolate or white or flavoured? Spiked? (Recipes welcome if you go from scratch).

I love hot chocolate with Baileys!

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Old 12-04-2005, 02:57 PM   #2
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Hot chocolate with Baileys or Kaluha!! Yummy.

I just open up the package and add hot water and one of the above...
or use a candy cane to mix it up instead of a spoon.

My son loves to put Junior Mints in his.
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Old 12-04-2005, 05:07 PM   #3
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Made from scratch = either my own chocolate syrup with real milk, or in a pinch, bottled syrup with real milk.
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Old 12-04-2005, 05:11 PM   #4
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Hershey's chocolate syrup, milk, and then some whipped cream on top.
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Old 12-04-2005, 05:18 PM   #5
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I grew up drinking mexican hot chocolate, but (as gross as it is) I've always liked the freeze dried marshmallow powdered hot choc too. There is a great restaurant in town we like to go to that makes theirs from belgian chocolate. It is the best I've ever had and nothing compares to it.

I also like my hc made with milk, no messing around with water. Yuck!
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Old 12-04-2005, 05:36 PM   #6
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The best hot chocolate I ever tasted was at the French Market in New Orleans. With those wonderful hot beignets...MMmm!

I love Baileys in or out of hot chocolate.
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Old 12-04-2005, 05:41 PM   #7
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milk, cocoa and powdered sugar topped with marshmallows.
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Old 12-04-2005, 06:08 PM   #8
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Yes, I'm with Texasgirl. Real cocoa... made with cocoa powder, a little sugar and hot milk. Bliss. Much nicer than hot chcoclate
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homemade, with irish whiskey, buttershots, or chocolate liqueur!
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Old 12-04-2005, 07:01 PM   #10
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The instant kind with water, but I make it strong, pour some milk in, top with whipped cream and Hershey's strawberry syrup.
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