A classic recipe for hot chocolate
The discoverers drink from cocoa beans are considered the Indians of Central America, a classic recipe for hot chocolate also belongs to them and includes cocoa powder, vanilla, red pepper, cinnamon and cloves.
From spices and alcohol to the honey and sugar
Chocolate is truly the food of gods! Its use began long ago, three thousand years ago, and then drank it, but solid chocolate learned to cook only in the 19th century. The discoverers drink from cocoa beans are considered the Indians of Central America, a classic recipe for hot chocolate also belongs to them and includes cocoa powder, vanilla, red pepper, cinnamon and cloves.
All the ingredients were mixed with cold water, and often with alcohol. The drink was bitter and spicy, and drank it, mainly men. The idea to make a hot drink and add the milk belongs Continue reading
Prepare hot chocolate at home: quick, easy and extremely tasty!
Real sweet tooth know real hot chocolate cannot be made by mixing the powder from the miracle bag with warm milk, it will not work and from soluble granules.
To enjoy the fragrant hot chocolate, you need to spend a little more money and time, selecting the ingredients and conjuring at the plate. Today let’s look at how to make hot chocolate at home.
Choose the ingredients
There are a number of ingredients which are fundamental in the composition of hot chocolate. They directly affect the quality and taste of the finished product.
So, you will need:
Cocoa powder. By choosing it, you need to pay attention to the texture (the grind should be fine), smell (only chocolate), appearance (only brown color, any lumps are absent).
But most importantly — mass fraction of fat should be 15% or more. This fact suggests that Continue reading