Shochu Hot Chocolate Recipe | PBS Food

Shochu Hot Chocolate

Shochu hot chocolate is a decadent elixir, with a rich, velvety texture that coats your mouth with the glorious taste of chocolate. (Recipe Credit: Marc Matsumoto of Fresh Tastes.)

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  • 70 grams dark chocolate
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 2 tablespoons sweet potato shochu (to taste)


  1. Put the chocolate and milk in a mug and microwave until the milk is steaming (but not boiling).
  2. Use a whisk or hand blender to emulsify the chocolate and milk.
  3. Add shochu to taste. I like to add about 2 tablespoons.
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