Touted as the “Ultimate Winter Beverage for 2016”, you can be the first of a very merry crowd when you try this lovely Red Wine Hot Chocolate recipe.
Perfect for when you’ve tucked the kids in bed and it’s time for a very festive wind-down. Like a massive cuddle in a mug, this red wine hot chocolate is the perfect medley of wholesome Christmas vibes and Friday night relaxation, wrapped into one.
Ingredients (serves 4)
- 500ml milk (or soya)
- 240ml red wine
- 60g dark chocolate curls
- Whipped cream (optional)
- In a medium saucepan, mix together the milk and chocolate until fully melted and thick (resist licking the spoon!)
- Pour in the best bit (the red wine) and mix on a simmer until combined.
- Pour out into mugs or glasses and top with whipped squirty cream or extra chocolate curls. Delicious!