Steamy Hot Chocolate

Ingredients: 

  • 1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 
  • 1 quart milk
  • 1 cup (6 ounces) semisweet chocolate chips
  • 1 tablespoon vanilla extract
  • Salt
  • Whipped cream, (optional) Directions

1. Put cocoa powder in saucepan. Stir in milk a bit at a time until cocoa liquefies; add remainder. Add chocolate chips; melt over medium heat, stirring occasionally.

2. Bring to boil, stirring occasionally. Remove from heat; stir in vanilla and pinch of salt. Ladle into mugs; top with whipped cream, if desired.