There are a few predisposed notions about winter: the cold weather outside will chill you to the bones, family and friends will warmly surround you at all times, and steaming hot chocolate will be served in festive mugs. Some say that love and friendship give you a warm, fuzzy feeling on the inside, but in reality, it is hot chocolate that most effectively does the trick. Here are a few recipes we have collected that offer a sophisticated spin on the classic cocoa tradition. Enjoy!
Written by Kathryn Leahy
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Have you ever struggled with choosing between a chai latte and a hot chocolate? Get the best of both worlds by mixing chai powder into your cocoa for a spicier take on a classic recipe.
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