Hot chocolate

By Jennifer Fujita on January 12th, 2023
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Create a cup of bliss with Hallmark's Hot Chocolate recipe. You'll be surprised what creamy goodness you can create with a few simple ingredients—milk, cocoa powder, sugar, vanilla extract and salt. Add a dash of cinnamon and a dollop of whipped cream. Then, sit back and bliss out.

Yield: 4, 1-cup servings

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  • 6 Tbsp. cocoa powder
  • 8 Tbsp. sugar
  • 1 tsp. vanilla
  • Dash of cinnamon
  • Dash of salt
  • 4 cups milk
  • Whipped cream


  1. Combine cocoa, sugar, vanilla, cinnamon and salt in a small microwave-safe container. Add enough of the milk to make a smooth paste.
  2. Add the rest of the milk and stir.
  3. Microwave until warm, 2 to 4 minutes, depending on your microwave.
  4. Pour into four mugs and top with whipped cream.

About Jennifer Fujita

Hometown: St. Louis, Missouri
Artistic style
: Easy peasy
Inspiration: A family of good cooks and big eaters!
Happy place: Cooking in my kitchen with the music blaring.
Favourite project or work of art: Any art you can eat