Koko Krunch® Hot Chocolate
Mmmm… A classic cozy winter warmer for rainy days, with some cheeky little ingredients!
- Preparation Time
- 20 min
- Cooking Time
- 5 min
- Skill Level
- Serving Size
|60 g||Koko Krunch®|
|100 g||dark chocolate (70% cocoa)|
|200 ml||cold whipping cream (30-35% fat)|
|2 tbsp||icing sugar|
|0.5 tsp||ground cinnamon|
|0.5 tsp||ground ginger|
- Pour the milk, sugar and spices into a saucepan, with the chocolate broken into pieces.
- Put on a low heat and stir occasionally with a whisk.
- Meanwhile, prepare the whipped cream:
- Pour the cream into a bowl and beat it with an electric mixer on high speed.
- When the cream starts to become firm/hard, pour in the sugar.
- Continue whipping the cream.
- Stop beating when the cream is firm/hard.
- Break Koko Krunch® cereals into small pieces with your fingers or a pestle.
- Pour the Koko Krunch® into the whipped cream.
- Mix gently with a spatula or spoon.
- Pour the hot chocolate in two mugs and cover it with the Italian-style Stracciatella whipped cream with a pastry bag or a spoon.
- Serve immediately.
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