Christmas Eve hot chocolate

Serves 2


  • 500ml milk 

  • 100g milk chocolate, grated or chopped

  • 100g dark chocolate, grated or chopped 

  • Tiny squeeze of golden syrup 

  • Naughty reduced fat squirty cream (because it tastes the same and you may as well)

  • Tiny pinch of cinnamon and freshly grated nutmeg

  • Marshmallows 

  • Grated chocolate


  • Warm the milk gently in a saucepan over a low heat.

  • Add the chocolate and stir continuously until it has melted into the milk. Don't let it boil. 

  • Add the squeeze of syrup and the spices and stir through.

  • Serve steaming hot, topped with cream, marshmallows and grated chocolate. 

Hot Chocolate