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.
Finding the absolute best ingredients such a big part of Chef Antoine Westermann’s culinary career and the main drive behind all of his expertly crafted dishes. His relationship with farmers and purveyors are critical to his work as a chef. While visiting one of his providers in New York, the French chef describes his efforts to find the best local ingredients for his restaurant.