1combine all the dry ingredients in a large bowl and mix well. Then add also the grated chocolate–if you want place chocolate in blender jug and use the pulse function until finely crushed. Mix well with a wooden spoon and then store cocoa mixture in a dry airtight container.
2To make one cup of hot chocolate: place 3 tablespoon of cocoa mixture in a small saucepan and add 1 cup (125/150 g ) of milk. Heat over low heat, stirring with a whisk. Heat until hot, but do not boil, about 6 to 7 minutes. Serve with whipped cream.
What do people expect when they order a Hot Toddy? Not the original Jerry Thomas version; those are gross, says Jeffrey. Give your guests something flavorful that really warms them up. Start with a good Scotch Whisky and layer on lemon juice, ginger honey syrup and pimento dram. That is something worth drinking on a cold winter night!