Dark hot chocolate from Hartford Baking Company

(WTNH) — February is Hot Chocolate Month at Hartford Baking Company. Company President Scott Khluger makes a dark hot chocolate to celebrate!


1 pint heavy cream

1/2 cup semi sweet chocolate chips

1/4 cup dark chocolate, coarsely chopped

1 tbsp brown sugar

1 tsp vanilla

1 pinch salt


Bring vanilla, salt and cream to a simmer and melt chocolate over a double boiler if you have one (if not, stir into the cream mixture slowly and working in batches)

Combine everything, stirring constantly.

Serve immediately and top with a marshmallow or chopped nuts, etc. as desired.

To make Nutella hot chocolate, sub Nutella for the dark chocolate chunks.

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