Hot chocolate is a fabulous drink for cold days (or whenever you feel like it). In the UK, when you order hot chocolate you get something that looks like dirty dishwater and doesn't taste much better. So I was beyond ecstatic to discover that Spanish cafes serve a version so thick that you can stand a spoon upright in it! There is an amazing variety of hot chocolate recipes – have a look at these and be tempted!
1. Mexican Hot Chocolate
This clip is from a rather entertaining show called the Hairy Bikers (who are exactly as described). Here they are in Mexico (the home of chocolate, of course), making some Mexican hot chocolate – I'd really be tempted if it wasn't so warm here! I think I'll file this one away for later …
Hot Chocolate Recipe: youtube.com