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Red Velvet Hot Cocoa

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This red velvet hot cocoa is one of my newest favorites. We love making homemade hot cocoa in the winter. There are so many fun varieties and it’s actually pretty simple even if it does look fancy! The key is the red velvet syrup and whipped topping – yum!

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Red Velvet Hot Cocoa

Red Velvet Hot Cocoa

Ingredients:

  • 4 cups whole milk
  • 1/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 10 oz semi-sweet baking chocolate, coarsely chopped
  • 2 tsp. Red Food Color
  • 1 tsp. Pure Vanilla Extract
  • 1 tsp. red velvet syrup



Red Velvet Hot Cocoa

Directions:

  1. Place milk and granulated sugar in medium saucepan on medium heat.
  2. Bring to simmer, stirring to dissolve sugar.
  3. Remove from heat.
  4. Stir in chocolate chips with wire whisk until melted.
  5. Stir in food color, syrup and vanilla.
  6. Pour into serving cups.
  7. Top with whip cream.
  8. Garnish with Christmas sprinkles.

Red Velvet Hot Cocoa

Servings: 4 servings

Red Velvet Hot Cocoa

Prep Time:
5 mins
Cook Time:
10 mins
 
This red velvet hot cocoa is one of my newest favorites. The key is the red velvet syrup and whipped topping – yum!

Ingredients

  • 4 cups whole milk
  • 1/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 10 oz semi-sweet baking chocolate coarsely chopped
  • 2 tsp. Red Food Color
  • 1 tsp. Pure Vanilla Extract
  • 1 tsp. red velvet syrup

Instructions

  1. Place milk and granulated sugar in medium saucepan on medium heat.
  2. Bring to simmer, stirring to dissolve sugar.
  3. Remove from heat.
  4. Stir in chocolate chips with wire whisk until melted.
  5. Stir in food color, syrup and vanilla.
  6. Pour into serving cups.
  7. Top with whip cream.
  8. Garnish with Christmas sprinkles.
Nutrition Facts
Red Velvet Hot Cocoa
Amount Per Serving
Calories 614 Calories from Fat 315
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 35g 54%
Saturated Fat 20g 100%
Cholesterol 29mg 10%
Sodium 113mg 5%
Potassium 724mg 21%
Total Carbohydrates 62g 21%
Dietary Fiber 6g 24%
Sugars 52g
Protein 12g 24%
Vitamin A 8.6%
Calcium 32%
Iron 25.3%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

 

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