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Italian Hot Chocolate - Cioccolata Calda Recipe

Italian Hot Chocolate - Cioccolata Calda is a popular Italian Dessert
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On :
Thursday, 17 April, 2014
Category :
Kid friendly Recipe
Course :
Dessert Recipe
Cuisine :
Italian Recipe
Technique :
Boil Recipe
Difficulty :
Servings :
Serves 4
Rated 4 based on 100 votes


  • 3/4 cup + 1/4 cup - whole Milk
  • 1 cup - heavy Cream
  • 1.5 tsp - Cornflour
  • 4 tbsp - Sugar
  • 113g - chopped dark chocolate
  • 1 tsp - vanilla essence (optional)
  • Whipped Cream (optional, for garnish)
  • How to Make Italian Hot Chocolate - Cioccolata Calda:

    1. Whisk together the 1/4 milk and the cornstarch until it is smooth and keep aside.
    2. Combine the 3/4 cup milk, cream and sugar in a saucepan and heat until it starts to bubble around the edges.
    3. Add the milk and cornstarch mixture to it and whisk until it's heated through.
    4. Add the chocolate (and vanilla if using) and whisk together until it's smooth, hot and thick enough to degree coat a spoon. Pour into mugs and serve with whipped cream if desired.
    5. Recipe Courtesy: Mareena's Recipe Collections


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