Recipe: Orange and Cinnamon Hot Chocolate

A seasonal special hot chocolate, serve up this orange and cinammon hot chocolate on a cold winter night.


  • 750ml whole milk
  • 60g cocoa powder
  • 1 large cinnamon stick, about 10 cm
  • 1 tsp sugar
  • Peel of an orange
  • Whipped cream (optional)
  • Milk chocolate shavings for topping (optional)


  1. Place the milk, cocoa powder, cinnamon stick, sugar and orange peel in a saucepan and put on a low heat. Whisk continuously. Bring to a boil.
  2. Switch off the heat. Remove the orange peel and cinnamon stick. Place in mugs.
  3. Add whipped cream (optional) for a treat. Top with milk chocolate shavings (optional).

Rosa Medea is Life & Soul Magazine’s Chief @rosamedea


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