Laura Bush's Hot Chocolate

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 5 mins

Found on the web while doing a search for First Ladies' recipes.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 6 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa
  • 6 tablespoons sugar
  • 18 teaspoon salt
  • 2 12 cups milk
  • 2 12 cups light cream
  • 12 teaspoon vanilla


  1. Mix cocoa, sugar, and salt. Add milk. Heat to dissolve.
  2. Add light cream and vanilla. Heat to just under boiling.
  3. Mix very well and pour into mug. Garnish with whipped cream, cocoa powder and fine orange zest, if desired.
Most Helpful

My favorite hot chocolate recipe! I use rice milk in place of the milk and cream, and it turns out really well. Adding a bit of Amaretto brings a nice taste and make it even more relaxing.

francoroni December 06, 2014

This really hits the spot! It is the perfect cup of hot chocolate. I will make it again. Thanks for sharing.

Lainey6605 January 05, 2010