Super Simple

Aero Hot Chocolate 4 Ways

Ingredients:

 

For the Hot Chocolate:

 

1 x 85g slab Nestlé dark Aero, broken into small pieces

2-2½ cups milk 

 

For the Toppings:

 

Whipped cream, from can

 

1. S’mores Hot Chocolate: 

 

Mini marshmallows 

Vanilla cookies, crumbled 

½ cup Aero dark, melted

 

2. Coffee Hot Chocolate: 

 

2 tsps Instant Coffee (Nescafe)

Nestle Cocoa powder

Fresh strawberries

 

3. Peppermint Tart Hot Chocolate:

 

Mini marshmallows 

Nestle Peppermint Crisp, crumbled

Vanilla cookies, crumbled

Nestle Caramel Treat, melted

 

4. Spiced Orange Hot Chocolate:

 

½ tsp Cinnamon, ground

Fresh orange slices

Cinnamon sticks to garnish

 

 

Recipe:

 

  1. Prep the Hot Chocolate:

  2. In a medium saucepan melt together the chocolate pieces & milk, while stirring on a medium/ low heat.

  3. When the chocolate is melted and the hot chocolate thickens, remove from the heat and gently pour into two warmed mugs. 

 

Garnish with the flavours of your choice:

 

S’mores:

 

Top each mug with a layer of mini marshmallows and place under the grill for a few minutes until toasted and browned.

Sprinkle with a drizzle of melted chocolate and some crumbled cookies before serving.

 

Coffee:

Add a teaspoon of coffee to each mug and stir. 

Top with whipped cream, a light dusting of cocoa powder and a fresh strawberry.

 

Peppermint Tart:

Top each mug with whipped cream and cookie chunks.

Add crumbled Peppermint Crisp and drizzle with melted caramel treat.

 

Spiced Orange:

Stir a ¼ teaspoon of cinnamon into each mug 

Top with whipped cream and another sprinkle of cinnamon. 

Garnish each mug with a fresh orange slice and cinnamon stick.