Is hot cocoa better with milk or water?

Is hot cocoa better with milk or water?

Whole milk lends to the creaminess and sweetness of hot chocolate, but feel free to use low-fat or nonfat milk if you prefer. Water allows the chocolate to show off its true flavors and unique characteristics, however you lose the creamy feel and flavor.

Are hot chocolate and cocoa the same?

Ingredients: Hot chocolate gets its deep, chocolatey flavor from the base of thick, melted chocolate. Warm liquids like water, milk, or cream are added to make the drink liquid. Hot cocoa, however, is made from a powdered base of cocoa, sugar, and added flavorings.

How do you make the perfect instant hot chocolate?

What toppings to add to your customizable hot chocolate bar:

  • marshmallows or mini marshmallows!
  • toffee bits