Peppermint White Hot Chocolate

Warm yourself up.

Warm yourself up.

This peppermint white hot chocolate is great to enjoy snuggled up on the couch after dinner or to warm yourself up after being outside in the cold. It’s also a great way to use up all of the candy canes you have lying around the house. 

Image and recipe from Gimme Some Oven.

COOKING INSTRUCTIONS:

  1. Stir the milk and white chocolate together in a medium saucepan.
  2. Cook over medium-low heat, stirring occasionally, until the mixture comes to a simmer and the chocolate is melted. (Do not let it come to a boil or let the chocolate burn on the bottom.)
  3. Remove from heat and stir in the vanilla and peppermint extract. Serve warm with any desired toppings.

INGREDIENTS

  • Milk - 4 cups
  • White Chocolate, chopped into small pieces (block or chips) - 8oz / 1 cup
  • Vanilla Extract - 1 tsp
  • Peppermint Extract - 1/2 tsp