When it starts to get chilly nothing warms you up like hot chocolate! Don’t stop with just a cup of hot chocolate, try all these other hot chocolate recipes as well.
As soon as the temperature starts to drop I start craving hot chocolate. It’s warm, comforting, and puts me a Christmas mood with one single cup.
While there are so many delicious kinds of hot chocolate you can make there are also hot chocolate-flavored treats. Don’t just drink hot chocolate this year, eat it as well.
When you find a recipe that you love be sure to add it into your Christmas recipe book so you don’t have to hunt it down again next year.
Hot Cocoa Inspired by The Santa Clause
If you like the Santa Clause movie you've likely wished you could taste Judy's hot cocoa and now you can!
Hot Chocolate Pancakes
This easy hot chocolate pancake recipe is made from scratch using cocoa powder and beats any box pancake mix hands down!
Pink Hot Chocolate Recipe
Pink Hot Chocolate is a whimsical warm wintery drink – a twist on traditional hot chocolate.
French Hot Chocolate with Salt
This decadent, vegan-friendly Salted French Hot Chocolate (Chocolat Chaud) is a European-style hot cocoa that’s made with dark chocolate, whole milk & cream (or coconut milk & coconut cream), and topped with flavorful gourmet salt.
Hot Chocolate Muffins
Looking for a simple Christmas breakfast recipe? These hot chocolate muffins are easy to make and delicious. They can even be frozen.
Hot Chocolate Peppermint Shots
Fill a minty cool shot glass with hot chocolate - spiked or not - for a festive and fun cheers to the holidays!
Candy Cane Frozen Hot Chocolate Milkshake
The perfect combination of peppermint and chocolate comes together in this Christmasy Candy Cane Frozen Hot Chocolate Milkshake recipe!
Peanut Butter Instant Pot Hot Chocolate
This decadent Peanut Butter Instant Pot Hot Chocolate is the perfect touch up of the classic hot chocolate. Rich, creamy and made with only 5 ingredients, this comforting hot chocolate is great for cold days, lazy mornings and life’s indulgent moments.
Gluten-Free Caramel Hot Chocolate Cookies
Warm up with these Gluten Free Caramel Hot Chocolate Cookies that have a rich, fudge-y base topped with a chocolate caramel square, and finally a marshmallow. Perfection.
Peppermint White Hot Chocolate
Love hot chocolate but want something a little bit different? This peppermint white hot chocolate is simple to make and very rich and delicious!
Hot Cocoa Cake
Devil's Food cake, filled with marshmallow filling, frosted with cocoa frosting and garnished with marshmallows and more marshmallow filling, dusted with cocoa powder.
Snowflake Hot Chocolate on a Stick
Cute and easy homemade holiday gift idea: Make snowflake hot chocolate on a stick. Stir the snowflakes into hot milk for a perfect cup of hot chocolate.
Easy Hot Cocoa Cupcakes
Turn a boxed Devil’s Food Cake Mix, store-bought icing, and mini marshmallows into fun hot chocolate cupcakes with this easy recipe.
Thin Mint Hot Chocolate
Thin Mint Hot Chocolate is simple and delicious. You make mix some up in a matter of minutes. It’s best enjoyed with some whipped cream and a Thin Mint on top.
The Best Hot Chocolate Float Recipe
The flavors from the vanilla extract, the pinch of salt, and the combination of cocoa and dark chocolate chunks will have you throwing away the powdered hot chocolate packs in your pantry.
Mexican Hot Chocolate Date Balls
esty Homemade Mexican Hot Chocolate Date Balls are simple gluten-free, dairy-free, and vegan snacks that you can make in your own kitchen. Learn how to ditch the store-bought date bars and make a spicy chocolate version yourself!
Hot Chocolate Bundt Cake
This easy chocolate cake is made with a double dose of hot chocolate: in the batter and in the glaze! Add a marshmallow drizzle and some miniature marshmallows on top for a hot chocolate bundt cake reminiscent of a steaming mug of hot cocoa.
Chocolate Covered Cherry Hot Cocoa
Looking for a different take on the classic hot cocoa? Try this chocolate covered cherry hot cocoa inspired by the candy.
Hot Chocolate Sandwich Cookies
All the flavor of hot chocolate in a delicious cookie!
Hot Chocolate Donuts with Toasted Marshmallows
Indulge in these baked hot chocolate cake donuts topped with toasted marshmallows and a sprinkling of cocoa powder.
Rich and Creamy Slow Cooker Hot Chocolate
Come in from playing in the snow to a hot mug of rich, creamy and delicious hot chocolate. Making it in the slow cooker means it's super simple and hot and ready when you are.
Hot Chocolate Poke Cake
This Hot Chocolate Poke Cake takes everything you love about hot chocolate and puts it into a delicious cake form.
These gooey cocoa brownies are topped with a toasted marshmallow. They're like a big mug of hot cocoa in brownie form!
Cocoa Coffee, a blend of two favorite hot beverages that everyone loves. Topped with whipped cream and chocolate for the ultimate coffee and cocoa.
Hot Chocolate on a Stick
This is the most delectable mix of dark and milk chocolate, sweetened with honey and a touch of vanilla extract – delicious! It requires no baking and makes a wonderful gift!
Mexican Hot Chocolate Pudding Cake
This old-school dessert magically separates into layers of fudgy cake and a warm chocolate sauce. Cinnamon and chipotle powder give the sauce the same spicy kick as a mug of Mexican-style hot chocolate.
Herbal Hot Chocolate
Use homegrown dried herbs as a tasty and natural way to up your homemade hot chocolate game.
Nutella Hot Chocolate
If ever there were two things that didn’t need improvement, they’d probably be Nutella and Hot Chocolate. They go great with everything. Toast. Marshmallows. Spoons. You name it. But combining them has that ‘Mind = Blown’ quality that only ideas as simple as this can do.
Peppermint Buttercream Hot Cocoa Cupcakes
Hot cocoa cupcakes? Yes! Topped with peppermint buttercream, these got chocolate cupcakes are perfect for a snowy day!
How to Make Tsokolate (Filipino Hot Chocolate)
Tsokolate or Filipino hot chocolate is unadorned. Made with just milk and tablea or cocoa tablets, it is what chocolate purists dream of.
Christmas Snowman Hot Chocolate
The super adorable snowmen that top these hot chocolates are so easy to make.
Cinnamon Infused Thick Italian Hot Chocolate (Cioccolata Calda)
Move over hot cocoa. It’s time to have rich and decadent, thick Italian hot chocolate! In just a few minutes you’ll be sipping on a drink which is somewhere between a chocolate ganache and drinkable pudding.
Hot Chocolate Martini
Hot chocolate, Kahlua, creme de cacao and vanilla vodka combine to deliver rich chocolate flavor in these scrumptious and easy chocolate cocktails.
Hot Chocolate Cheesecake Dip
As easy dessert recipes go, this hot chocolate cheesecake dip is right up there with the best of them! Whether you're making game day desserts or a snack for the family, everyone will love this chocolatey goodness!
Slow Cooker Red Wine Hot Chocolate
What can be better than dressing up basic hot cocoa with a bottle of red and turning it into something so special? This slow cooker red wine hot chocolate.
Healthy Pumpkin Hot Chocolate Recipe
This super creamy and delicious Healthy Hot Chocolate Recipe with Pumpkin is like pumpkin pie in a cup!
Mexican Hot Chocolate Sandwich Cookies Recipe
Mexican Hot Chocolate Sandwich Cookies, a fun twist on Mexican hot chocolate with a cajeta filling.
Raw Dairy Free Hot Chocolate Recipe
Quick and easy recipe for raw vegan hot chocolate. Made using raw cacao and sweetened just with fruit. This drink is milk-free and gets a creamy taste from raw cashews.
Hot Chocolate Cookies
Can you picture yourself enjoying these cookies on a cold day, snuggled up by the fire? Hot Chocolate Cookies are a chocolate treat that would turn any cold day warmer.
Hot Chocolate Muddy Buddies Recipe
Hot Chocolate Muddy Buddies: Chex Party Mix is a crowd favorite that doesn’t require lots of time and effort. It keeps you out of the kitchen, and enjoying the party.
Hot Chocolate Cupcakes with Marshmallow Buttercream
These hot chocolate cupcakes are topped with delicious marshmallow buttercream and made to look like little cups of hot cocoa! With a candy cane handle and mini marshmallows on top, these are so fun for the holidays!