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Beth McFadden2 years ago

Great hot choc on the Cassowary Coast

As winter winds up, we're all getting excited about the hot weather and summer food we'll get to indulge in. While those chilly winds are still sticking around though, there's one drink we all love to indulge in—hot chocolate! We've found an amazing hot chocolate recipe that you'll want to keep drinking right through to summer. Feel like leaving the hard work up to the professionals? Check out these amazing Cassowary Coast cafes that will whip you up a real hot chocolate treat!

If you’re a true chocolate lover, you’ve probably searched high and low for incredible hot chocolate. A hot chocolate is the perfect cure to a cold winter’s evening, or just a pick-me-up at work during the afternoon slump. If you’re sick of the boring old chocolate powder drink, and you’re ready to create an absolute chocolate dream, follow these steps for a melt-in-your-mouth hot chocolate!

Ingredients
– 1 cup chopped dark chocolate
– 2 cups milk
– 1 cup cream
– Nutmeg (to taste)
– Marshmallows

Method

1. Combine the milk and cream in a saucepan over medium heat
2. Whisk until combined and then slowly add in the dark chocolate
3. Keep stirring until the chocolate is fully melted (be careful not to burn it!)
4. Stir in a dash of nutmeg to taste
5. Pour the hot chocolate into fancy glass and garnish with marshmallows
6. Sit back and relax while you indulge in the most delicious hot chocolate ever


Are you out and about and need your hot chocolate fix? Check out these Cassowary Coast cafes for a delicious chocolate treat.

Petals and Beanz

Check out this charming cafe, Petals and Beanz - Tully
Check out this charming cafe, Petals and Beanz – Tully

Petals and Beanz is a charming cafe located inside Flowers and Home at Tully. This welcoming environment is the perfect place to get cosy on a cold day and grab a hot drink, a bite to eat and a beautiful bunch of flowers. Their treats include freshly baked cakes, muffins and biscuits—our favourite is the passionfruit cheesecake! If you’re stopping in for hot chocolate, you’re in for a real surprise; they have traditional hot chocolate, as well as hot chocolate spoons! Coming in milk, dark and white chocolate options, whatever flavour you prefer can be bought in store. Whether you choose to drink your hot choc in the cafe, or grab a spoon to take home, you’ll love the beverage delicacy at this local cafe! Make sure you put this on your list if you’re travelling along the Cassoway Coast, for a real chocolate delight!
Address: Flowers and Home at Tully, 41 Butler Street, Tully QLD 4854

Sapore Di Italia

Grab a hot drink and a treat, Sapore Di Italia - Innisfail
Grab a hot drink and a treat, Sapore Di Italia – Innisfail

Sapore Di Italia is one of Innisfail’s favourite cafes. This gem serves up breakfast, lunch and dinner—pop in at any time of the day for incredible Italian cuisine. For breakfast, indulge in treats such as the deluxe pancakes, or visit for lunch and try a mixed salami or cheese platter. Their specialty is, of course, their large selection of pasta dishes, that include traditional favourites and chef specialties. While they cook incredible meals, their drinks menu is just as special. No matter the time of the day, we highly recommend you grab yourself one of their sumptuous hot chocolates. These are best accompanied with one of their desserts, such as the vanilla or chocolate cannoli, or freshly baked muffins! Don’t miss out visiting this fantastic cafe today!
Address: 54 Rankin Street, Innisfail QLD 4860


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