White Peppermint Hot Chocolate

White Peppermint Hot Chocolate recipe pictures

I  have been on a crazy hot chocolate kick lately. If I am going to have to go out in these awful single digit temps I better at least get something out of it. I have always been a fan of hot chocolate. It is one of the few hot beverages I will drink. I don’t like coffee and I don’t like tea. I do like hot chocolate and hot apple cider though. The last couple of weeks I have been making myself a single serving of hot chocolate nearly every night. I usually just make a plain cup using my Keurig. But once in awhile I will feel extra motivated and make a really fun version of hot chocolate. Last year I was obsessed with this one. A couple years ago I was all about the thick hot chocolate I got in Italy. Which, by the way, if you have never had rich, thick, Italian hot chocolate you should definitely treat yourself. It is seriously like eating hot chocolate pudding. I have never found it locally. Makes me want to go back to Italy just for the hot chocolate.

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