How to make hot chocolate dome
Hot chocolate is surprisingly tasty drink that is served today in almost any coffee shop. However, it is a pleasant and invigorating treat can be cooked at home. There are many recipes for hot chocolate, although the basis is unchanged: it is made of chocolate. How to prepare hot chocolate? Describe.
To make hot chocolate, to start, take regular chocolate and chop it. Easier just to chop the chocolate using a food processor. So when grinding the chocolate is not melted, you need to place the bowl of a food processor and blade for 20 minutes in the fridge, and only then can you start to work. In this case, the process should be no longer than 3 minutes.
Then, heat the chopped chocolate to a liquid state. You need a container of milk or cream you need to put in a water bath. Thus it is not necessary to wait until the liquid boils. In another container put the chopped chocolate, and add a few tablespoons of the hot liquid. Next step: this is the kneading of the mass in a slow circular motion.
Next you need to heat the chocolate mass. To do this, stirring constantly, add the remaining liquid, and then heat the mixture on a water bath. At this point the taste you can add in chocolate spices or spices. Constantly stirring the chocolate, heat it for 2-3 minutes and then remove from heat.
Then leave sweet mass at 10-min to stabilize the structure of chocolate, and fully revealed its aroma.
To make hot chocolate with foam, then put on the stove a container of chocolate mass, again bring to a boil and quickly whisk until you get foam. And finally, the hot chocolate can bring to the table!
For the preparation of hot chocolate traditionally used dark and milk chocolates.
It is best to pour hot chocolate on a large preheated cups. Treats can be decorated with cinnamon sticks, gingerbread spices, melted caramel, whipped cream or drizzle. In the U.S., often in hot chocolate sometimes put marshmallow “marshmallow”. Hot chocolate combine well with vanilla, cinnamon, cardamom, ginger and chili pepper — they will give the chocolate a unique taste.
Experts say that hot chocolate contains valuable sources of flavonoids, and promotes good mood and optimism. So, indulge in this delicacy.