Boozy Peppermint Hot Chocolate

Serves 4



  1. Combine milk, cream, cocoa, and sugar in a large heavy saucepan, and warm over medium heat just until it comes to a simmer, stirring frequently.
  2. Remove from heat and continue stirring until cocoa and sugar are completely dissolved. Add peppermint extract (either liqueur or vanilla extract) and salt.
  3. Divide among 4 mugs and top with whipped cream, marshmallows, and crushed candy canes. Drink up!