4 hot chocolate recipes to try at home

The winter season is upon us in Canada! And one of the ways to stay warm at home is to eat hot food. Hot chocolate is one of the most popular comfort drinks at this time of year.

Today, you can find many hot chocolate recipes on the internet that are easy to make at home. That's why, at Café le Torréfacteur, we bring you our best hot chocolate recipe alternatives to counter the cold weather. Take note !

1- Hot chocolate with marshmallows

Hot chocolate with marshmallows

We start with a popular Christmas hot chocolate recipe , the famous marshmallow chocolate drink. They are simple to make, the only ingredients you need are:
  • 2 tablespoons of hot chocolate mix . We recommend theClassic Choco , for best flavor.
  • 1 cup milk
  • Marshmallows (the quantity you prefer)
All you need to do is heat the milk in a cup (if using a microwave) or choose a saucepan to simmer it. Once the milk is hot, add the homemade chocolate powder mixture and stir for a few minutes.

Finally, serve this spectacular drink in your favorite cup, and you can top it off with delicious marshmallows, so you'll have the best hot chocolate this winter!

2- Chocolate powder cake

Chocolate desserts also have a place in our hearts this season. There is no better way to accompany hot chocolate than with an exquisite cake. You only need the following ingredients:
  • 20 tablespoons chocolate powder
  • 1 packet of baking powder
  • 150g flour
  • 3 eggs
  • 100g of sugar
  • 100g of butter
  • 1 glass of milk
For the procedure, start by mixing the eggs with the sugar. Then add the flour, baking powder and butter, and beat until you get a creamy batter. Then add the tablespoons of chocolate powder and the milk and mix everything one last time.

Finally, in a buttered pan, place the finished mixture and bake in the oven for about 30 minutes. All you have to do is enjoy this incredible hot chocolate dessert . If you want to taste a more organic chocolate, Choco Cinnamon is a good option and easy to prepare.

3- Baileys hot chocolate

This hot chocolate powder recipe is an adult favorite. With this drink you will manage to satisfy the most demanding palates in drinks. All you need are the following ingredients:
  • 1 cup milk
  • 6 tablespoons of Choco Moka (or other chocolate of your choice)
  • 3/8 cup Baileys
Take a saucepan to start boiling the milk. Then, while stirring, gradually add the dollops of instant hot chocolate , then the Baileys. Finally, divide this tasty drink into cups and you can add whipped cream or cinnamon. With this hot chocolate drink recipe , you can warm even the coldest heart.

4- Brownie with chocolate powder

Brownie with chocolate powder

Brownies are a very easy dessert to make, especially with vegan hot chocolate which gives it a healthier touch. If you want to surprise your guests this winter, you should get these ingredients:
  • 2 eggs
  • 150g Cherry Choco (you can choose another vegan chocolate)
  • 1 tablespoon of yeast
  • 150g flour
  • 1 cup melted butter
  • ½ cup of milk
  • 120g of sugar
First, heat the oven to a temperature of 90°C. Then mix the ingredients thoroughly until you get the right consistency. Finally, add the mixture to a mold and bake it for 35 minutes. Then you just have to cut the pieces you want, and don't forget to accompany it with a good hot chocolate !

Where can I find the best chocolate powder in Quebec?

Now that you know these 4 hot chocolate recipes , you are bound to enjoy the warm winter in the comfort of your home. However, if you are looking for quality and a product made from organic ingredients, then go to Café le Torréfacteur.

In our store, we offer you the best hot chocolate in Quebec , which will brighten up your palate every morning. In addition, we also have at your disposal a wide variety of coffees, teas and sugars that you can enjoy alone or in company. We are located at 2653 Route Lagueux, Local 5 Lévis, G6J1B6 or contact us at 418-831-2323. It will be our pleasure to serve you!