Winter's Whisper

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Cozy and festive hot chocolate cocktail

Winter's Whisper
AI Request: Create a Christmas themed Peppermint Hot Chocolate Cocktail with Licor 43 Chocolate

Ingredients

AI Nutrition Facts

Serving : 1 cocktail

ABV
5%*
Calories
400*
Net Carbs
38g*
*Estimated by AI - may vary

Instructions

The Winter's Whisper is a cozy yet festive cocktail that intertwines the comforting warmth of hot chocolate with a minty zing, rounded out by the complex sweetness of Licor 43 and its chocolate variant. Perfect for a chilly evening or as a decadent after-dinner treat during the holiday season. This cocktail is best served in a clear glass mug to showcase its rich layers and garnished extravagance. Ingredients: - 1 oz Licor 43 Original - 1 oz Licor 43 Chocolate - 8 oz whole milk - 2 tbsp quality hot chocolate mix - 1/4 tsp peppermint extract (or to taste) - Whipped cream, for garnish - Crushed peppermint candy or candy cane, for garnish - Grated dark chocolate, for garnish - Mini marshmallows, for garnish (optional) - Mint leaf, for an additional garnish (optional) Instructions: 1. In a small saucepan, heat the whole milk over medium heat until it begins to steam. Do not let it boil. 2. Whisk in the hot chocolate mix until it's completely dissolved and the mixture is smooth. 3. Add the peppermint extract and stir through, adjusting to your preference for mint intensity. 4. Remove from heat and stir in the Licor 43 Original and Licor 43 Chocolate, mixing thoroughly. 5. Pour the hot chocolate concoction into a clear glass mug pre-warmed with hot water. 6. Generously garnish with a lofty dollop of whipped cream on top. 7. Sprinkle crushed peppermint candy or candy cane pieces over the whipped cream. 8. Grate dark chocolate over the top for a rich, indulgent touch. 9. If desired, add a few mini marshmallows and place a mint leaf on the side for color and additional aroma. 10. Serve immediately, with a small spoon or stirrer to swirl the creamy