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wavingfuriously Thu 04-Apr-19 17:23:29

Frivolous but necessary: I am on a quest for good drinking chocolate. Spring has turned to winter where I'm living and I need this stuff badly brew

Tried green & blacks - ok
Clipper Super cosy - very nice but my sainsburys have stopped selling it confused Just bought Taste the Difference milk hot chocolate - disappointing ..

Anyone know any brands that taste lovely and are not full of emulsifiers?

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Ricekrispie22 Thu 04-Apr-19 18:27:54

Whittard’s Luxury

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Thesearmsofmine Thu 04-Apr-19 18:29:31

Whittards. I love their white hot chocolate 😍

Thebookswereherfriends Thu 04-Apr-19 18:50:32

Buy a bar of nice dark choc. Grate 2 or 3 tbs into a mug. Pour a small amount of hot water to melt it. Heat up 200mls of milk and pour on whilst stirring. Delicious.

wavingfuriously Thu 04-Apr-19 18:59:47

brilliant so far !! keep suggestions coming please..

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matildawormwoood Thu 04-Apr-19 20:04:18

Galaxy ultimate frothy, amazing!

QueenOfTheTofuTree Fri 05-Apr-19 11:57:00

When I used to eat dairy I used to put a big dollop of nutella in a mug and then add some hot milk. Stir until nutella has melted and it was devine!

Whynham Fri 05-Apr-19 21:26:23

Use actual chocolate melted in warm milk. Add a pinch of chilli powder too.

Icypop Fri 05-Apr-19 21:29:14

Twinings is amazing 😍

RusholmeRuffian Fri 05-Apr-19 21:50:47

Bag of maltesers crushed up in a mug, add hot milk until dissolved. Delicious!

Caraboss Fri 05-Apr-19 22:00:54

Ghirardelli smile

SpringLake Fri 05-Apr-19 22:02:27

Plain cocoa powder and milk (and a little sugar!) is what we have here... best ever.
I mix up the sugar and cocoa in a few drops/a splash of boiling water first to ensure mixes properly, add milk, then microwave (or hob).

chocolatespiders Fri 05-Apr-19 22:03:06

Make the Jamie Oliver epic hot choc!

Whyisitsodifficult Fri 05-Apr-19 22:05:06


greenelephantscarf Fri 05-Apr-19 22:09:23

1 banana
2 table spoons baking cocoa powder
1 tea spoon honey
200 ml hot milk

blender - best hot chocolate ever

ILoveDaveGrohl Fri 05-Apr-19 22:10:59

Add any chocolate you like to milk and heat in a pan until melted then thicken with a bit of cornflour

Doilooklikeatourist Fri 05-Apr-19 22:11:07
El Canario Cacao de las taza
Look in Spanish shops
Try this one

Fruityfruitcake Sun 07-Apr-19 14:28:42

Hotel Chocolat salted caramel, it's actual chocolate shavings. Divine 😍

Tolleshunt Sun 14-Apr-19 23:25:40

Waitrose own drinking chocolate is surprisingly lovely for he price.

notacooldad Sun 14-Apr-19 23:29:15

Weve just had or hot chocolate.
We use Charbonnel et Walker.
Dp and Ds had cream and chipotle flakes on theirs!
Mine was apparently nude, according to them!

AltogetherAndrews Sun 14-Apr-19 23:40:40

I don’t think they stock it year round, but Lidl do a luxury hit chocolate in a tin, which is little chocolate chips that you melt in milk, and is one of the nicest I have tried, not very sweet, which is my preference

hotchocdrinker Thu 18-Apr-19 17:44:21

As my username suggests, I am quite keen on hot chocolate. I don't drink tea or coffee so it's the only hot drink I have. This is my absolute favourite:

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