Best ready-made options
Whittards White and dark flaked drinking chocolate £12 for 350g, whittards.co.uk
A blend of dark and white flakes; ideal for those who crave a little sweetness to temper the complexity of dark chocolate.
Hasslacher’s Drinking Chocolate drops £5.89 for 250g, drinking-chocolate.co.uk
A drink made from 100 per cent pure Colombian cacao drops. Melt them into whole milk and sweeten as desired.
Hotel Chocolat Classic Drinking Chocolate £9 for 250g, hotelchocolat.com
Grated flakes of 70 per cent cocoa chocolate make for a velvety drink with just a hint of vanilla.