Red-Wine Hot Chocolate
Warm Up with a Red-Wine Hot Chocolate this Winter
If you are a fan of red wine and you love chocolate, then this rich, flavorful red wine hot chocolate is for you! Nothing says warm and cozy during the winter than wine and hot chocolate!
- 1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
- 2 tablespoons white sugar
- 1 pinch salt 2 cups reduced-fat milk, divided
- 1⁄2 cup fruity, dry red wine, such as a merlot or shiraz
Whisk cocoa powder, sugar and salt in a small saucepan. Add 1⁄4 cup milk and whisk until smooth. Whisk in the remaining 1 3⁄4 cups milk. Cook over medium-high heat, whisking often, until hot, about 3 minutes. (Do not bring to a simmer.) Remove from heat and stir in wine.)