Kick Up Your Hot Chocolate Game With This Frozen Hot Chocolatetini

Being an adult is great because you take your favorite childhood things up a notch, for example by adding liquor.  This Strawberry Frozen Hot Chocolatetini is the perfect spin on hot chocolate for those winter nights when chocolate just isn’t enough to get you through your seasonal depression.

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  • 1 (3.5oz) Ghirardelli dark chocolate bar
  • 2 teaspoons Hershey’s unsweetened dark cocoa powder
  • 2 tablespoons granulated sugar
  • 1¼ cups milk
  • 3 cups frozen whole strawberries
  • ¾ cup Pinnacle Chocolate Whipped Vodka
  • Garnish: Strawberry Love Whipahol
  1. Break up chocolate bar and place in large microwave safe bowl. Microwave on high for 30 second intervals stirring after each interval until smooth. (If you prefer, you can melt chocolate over double boiler.)
  2. Stir cocoa powder and sugar into melted chocolate until combined. Very slowly pour in milk, stirring constantly, until smooth. Pour into blender.
  3. Add strawberries and vodka to blender and process until smooth. Pour into glasses then garnish with Strawberry Love Whipahol.

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