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Hot chocolate with orange

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Hot chocolate with orange

What’s better than a hot chocolate? Here’s Arnaud Vuattoux’s recipe for an irresistible home-made hot chocolate to make you instantly feel warm and cosy!

Published on 7 March 2022

How about a hot chocolate? It’s the best comforting drink. It’s perfect after a walk in the cold or an afternoon playing in the snow!
Arnaud Vuattoux, from the La Symphonie des Douceurs pâtisserie has shared his recipe with us.

Be tempted by the flavours of orange and dark chocolate. Simply delicious!

Recipe for 4 people
Preparation time: 15 mins
Cooking time: 5 mins



– 1 L of full-cream milk
– 266 g of light whipping cream
– 400 g of dark chocolate
– zest of 4 oranges

Recipe steps


1. Warm the milk and cream with the orange zest.

2. Partially melt the chocolate in a bain-marie.

3. Pour the warm mixture over the chocolate.

4. Mix gently using a spatula.

5. Pour into a pretty mug decorated with Christmas colours.

Simply delicious!

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Tips from the chef

“Use a stem nozzle to reheat the hot chocolate.”


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