Ultimate Easy Cocktails | Peppermint Hot Chocolate

Ultimate Easy Cocktail Recipes for Winter. Try this simple peppermint hot chocolate.

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Ultimate Easy Cocktail Recipes: Ah! The refreshing flavour of childhood candy cane turns grown up with a little something extra.

Serves 6.

In a saucepan over medium heat add 5 ounces (140 g) good quality dark chocolate, chopped into small pieces, and 4 cups (1 litre) milk.

Stir until chocolate has fully melted.

Add ½ cup (125 ml) peppermint schnapps, 2 teaspoons (10 ml) pure vanilla extract and 3 drops of peppermint extract and whisk.

Remove from heat when mixture is hot. Pour into cups.

Garnish with candy cane.

This cocktail recipe first appeared in the Winter 2013/14 issue of City Style and Living Magazine