Thick Drinking Chocolate

Thick Drinking Chocolate

Inspired by the first movie in our Summer Film and Food Series, “Chocolat” on June 15th. Watch the movie at the Lincoln Theatre at 1pm and then head to Gretchens at 3:30 to learn recipes from the film. Sign up at Gretchens to reserve your spot!

Ingredients
2 1/4 cups milk
1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
1/2 cup sugar
1 1/2 tablespoons cornstarch
½ teaspoon nutmeg (Do to taste)
½ teaspoon cinnamon (Do to taste)
¼ teaspoon cayenne (Optional)

Directions
Combine milk, cocoa, sugar and cornstarch in a large saucepan. Cook over medium heat, whisking often, until steaming. Continue to cook, whisking constantly, until it comes to a boil, then remove from the heat.