This is Santa's
favorite recipe for Christmas !
||2 cups whole milk
||4 ounces fine-quality bittersweet chocolate
||1/3 cup well-chilled heavy cream
||1 tablespoon sugar
1. In a bowl with an electric mixer, beat cream with sugar
until it just holds stiff peaks.
2. Chop chocolate and reserve
2 teaspoons. In a small saucepan, heat milk with remaining
chocolate over moderate heat,
stirring, until it just comes to a simmer.
3. Pour hot chocolate into
2 large mugs and top with whipped cream and reserved