Old Fashioned Hot Chocolate
|Boiling water||1 1⁄3 Cup (21.33 tbs)|
|Vanilla extract||1⁄2 Teaspoon|
|Sugar||1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)|
|Unsweetened chocolate||2 Ounce (2 Squares, 1 Ounce Each)|
Place chocolate in top of a double boiler; bring water to a boil.
Reduce heat to low; cook until chocolate melts.
Gradually add 1 1/3 cups boiling water, stirring constantly.
Remove from heat; set aside.
Heat milk in a heavy saucepan just until thoroughly heated (do not boil).
Stir in sugar and salt; add chocolate mixture, stirring well.
Cook over low heat, stirring occasionally.
Remove from heat; stir in vanilla.
Top with marshmallows or whipped cream, if desired.