Laura Bush's Hot Chocolate

READY IN: 10mins
Recipe by mailbelle

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

Top Review by francoroni

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.

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.

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