Red Wine Hot Chocolate: 3 Ways To Make This Decadent Winter Drink
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RED WINE HOT CHOCOLATE: 3 WAYS TO MAKE THIS DECADENT WINTER DRINK
There are many ways to kick up hot chocolate. Marshmallows, brandy, whipped cream and even a dash of cayenne pepper are all popular options. But there is one addition that make these all sound like child's play: red wine.
Yes, red wine hot chocolate is the trendiest drink this winter. There are dozens of versions on the internet but all agree on one thing: chocolate and wine are a killer combo.
HOW TO MAKE RED WINE HOT CHOCOLATE: 3 TASTY RECIPES
To make the best red wine hot chocolate you'll want to start off with high-quality dark chocolate. This will be added to the milk so it can melt as it cooks.
A sprinkle of sugar will help it be perfectly sweet while the addition of your favorite red wine will make it boozy enough. We prefer full-bodied reds like Cabernet Sauvignon but a Malbec or Shiraz are great options too.
RED WINE HOT CHOCOLATE WITH MERLOT
Here is an easy red wine hot chocolate recipe using Merlot from the folks at Forkly:
RED WINE HOT CHOCOLATE WITH BITTERSWEET CHOCOLATE
The spices will beautifully perfume your gourmet red wine hot chocolate. You can try this recipe for mulled wine (pictured below).