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Hot Chocolate for Santa

I keep trying hot chocolate recipes and I keep concluding that this is the very best recipe. To aid Santa tonight, you can make this in quantity, some for him, lots for you as you finish off the tree decoration. I've changed the recipe a bit over time. Now, I want the milk-cream mixture hot…

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Brian’s Perfect Hot Chocolate

To develop the electric light bulb, Edison experimented. Thousands of experiments. I read his biography as a kid, and I took Edison seriously. I have devoted a lifetime of experimentation in finding great hot chocolate. No, the greatest hot chocolate. I have been to Angelina’s in Paris. I have, I admit, tried Swiss Miss. From…

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Angelina’s Hot Chocolate: With No Trip to Paris Required

      There is in Paris one cathedral, Notre Dame. And then a lot of other churches, some actually more interesting. Except that Notre Dame has one unmatched feature. Each Sunday afternoon, the church is filled for the free organ concert. I suggest you go on a dark, wet, gloomy day. Let those organ…

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Hot Chocolate Options

  There are many, many ways to make hot chocolate. I just posted two marvelous recipes earlier today from Fred Thompson and Linda Collister.  But in your portfolio of hot chocolate ideas, you need to consider these things.   What is the liquid I use? Your options include: Pure milk Pure water Pure heavy cream…

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