Chocolate Vanilla Bean Milk Punch
Upgrade your cocktail game and delight your guests with this smooth and stylish beverage, in just 10 minutes of prep and an hour of chilling. Our Chocolate Vanilla Bean Milk Punch is a rich cocktail perfect for entertaining or a cozy evening at home. This chocolaty drink combines milk, heavy cream, drinking chocolate, a touch of nutmeg, the aroma of vanilla bean, and a shot of bourbon to achieve a balanced blend of flavors.
¾ cup (6oz) milk
¼ cup (2oz) heavy cream
⅓ cup (2oz) drinking chocolate
1 tablespoon granulated sugar
½ teaspoon ground nutmeg
- 1 vanilla bean, cut in half lengthwise
In a saucepan combine all ingredients, except vanilla bean and bourbon, and whisk together over low heat until chocolate has melted and mixture is smooth (do not boil). Use a milk frother or immersion blender for the smoothest blend.
Add vanilla bean and remove from heat. Chill in the refrigerator until ready to use (at least 1 hour).
Strain half of mixture into cocktail shaker. Add ice and 1 shot bourbon and shake vigorously for 30 seconds.
Pour into glass and garnish with with whipped cream or chocolate shavings if desired.