This hot chocolate hits the spot on a cold December night.

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Servings:
8
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Place milk and cinnamon sticks in a heavy medium saucepan. Bring just to a boil, reduce heat, and add chocolate. Let the mixture stand until chocolate melts, about 3 minutes. Whisk until combined. Serve Mexican hot chocolate immediately, topped with a dollop of whipped cream and a pinch of ground cinnamon.

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Cook's Notes

Mexican chocolate is flavored with cinnamon, almonds, and vanilla. It is available in Mexican markets and some supermarkets.

Reviews (1)

11 Ratings
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Rating: Unrated
03/27/2008
It looks delicious! However, we Mexicans don't drink chocolate with whipped cream. In some places we add a bit of water or more milk depending if we want a thick chocolate or not. Some people add a few drops of vanilla but it depends of your taste. Enjoy Mexican chocolate!