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December 11, 2018

A Rich History

There’s nothing like a nice piping-hot mug of hot chocolate to chase the chills, but the modern version of sweetness had a more bitter beginning. This welcome winter warmer dates to about 500 BC, when the Mayans first drank a concoction of…

The Cocoa Connection

1 can sweetened, condensed milk 1/3 cup cocoa powder 1 gallon whole milk 1 bag semi-sweet chocolate chips 2 tablespoons vanilla extract Directions: Pour the sweetened condensed milk into the bottom of a crock pot, mix in the…

Go Cocoa Loco

(Serves 4-6) 1 cup sugar 1 teaspoon cinnamon 3 tablespoons cocoa powder ¾ cup milk chocolate chips or bar, chopped Pinch kosher salt Milk and cream as needed Directions: Mix first five ingredients together and reserve until…