How to properly prepare Xocolatl’s hot chocolate

Use these insturctions instead of the ones on the package
Photograph by LuAnne DeMeo

Ignore the instructions on the package of Xocolatl’s hot chocolate mix, which call for too little chocolate and sugar “to taste.” Instead, combine 4 tablespoons of chocolate with 1 cup of whole milk in a small saucepan set over medium heat. Stir until fully incorporated, then add 2 teaspoons of sugar. Available at Krog Street Market, $12

This article originally appeared in our January 2016 issue.