Mexican Hot Chocolate Hero 1

Villa Real Mexican Hot Chocolate

Villa Real Mexican Hot Chocolate

With or Without Mezcal

Serves 1

Ingredients Available at Martha’s Vineyard


  • 1 tablet chocolate
  • 8 ounces Whole Milk
  • (1.7 ounces (50 milliliters) Mezcal, Tequila or Rum, optional)


In a sauce pan, heat milk and one tablet chocolate over medium high heat

Whisk with Molinillo or small metal whisk until tablet has dissolved

Continue whisking constantly as milk comes to a boil, this will make it frothy and delicious

Add liquor to heat-proof mug, if using

Pour hot chocolate into mug and serve with favorite garnishes