Yield 1 drink
A warm and cozy chai hot chocolate
1 1/2 oz semi sweet chocolate
1 tablespoon cocoa powder
3 teaspoons brown sugar
1 teaspoon cornstarch
3/4 teaspoons ground cinnamon
1/2 teaspoon ground ginger
1/4 + 1/8 teaspoon ground cardamom
pinch black pepper
1 1/4 cup whole milk
Add all the ingredients except for the milk in a small saucepan. Stir well to combine.
Add 1/4 cup of the milk and stir in well. Heat the mixture on medium high.
Continue to slowly add milk, stirring consistently. Bring the mixture to a simmer, but not a full boil.
Remove from heat and serve hot.
Recipe by A Cookie Named Desire at http://cookienameddesire.com/chai-hot-chocolate/