29 Homemade Hot Chocolate Recipes That Are Just Perfect

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    Drink Hot Chocolate and Watch Christmas Movies Sign

    Drink Hot Chocolate and Watch Christmas Movies Sign

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    Vintage Metal Hot Chocolate Sign

    Vintage Metal Hot Chocolate Sign

    The retro style of this sign scores a big thumbs up from us
  1. Starbucks hot chocolate recipe
    When you’e tired of your homemade pumpkin spice latte, here’s another Starbucks copycat recipe that will save you $$$ all season long.
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  3. Pumpkin white hot chocolate
    Speaking of pumpkin spice, here’s a drink with all the fall flavors of the season, kept light as a white chocolate version.
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  5. Cinnamon gingerbread hot chocolate
    A must-make recipe for the holidays. Your family will love this one whilst decorating a gingerbread house!
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  7. Chai hot chocolate (vegan & with no added sugar)
    When you drink as much hot chocolate as we do, it pays to keep a few healthy recipes on hand, like this warming chai with no dairy and no added sugar.
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  9. Orange hot chocolate
    Infused with fresh orange, this decadent drink is fuss-free and loaded with flavor.
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  11. Caramel marshmallow hot chocolate
    When you want to go all out, this rich milk hot chocolate is made with salted caramel and marshmallow fluff.
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  13. Keto hot chocolate
    If you’re following a low carb, low sugar diet, you’re probably wondering if you can still enjoy hot chocolate. This recipe gives you the news you’d been waiting for!
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  15. Easy Earl Grey hot chocolate
    This luxurious Earl Grey hot chocolate will convert any tea-drinker, featuring pieces of a real chocolate bar.
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  17. Whipped hot chocolate
    This blog gives an awesome hack to a low-effort beverage, plus a light and fluffy topping that will suit any recipe for hot chocolate.
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    Hot chocolate accessories we love

    Football mug hot chocolate

    Football Mug

    Football fanatics will go wild for this themed mug
    Hockey Hot Chocolate Mug

    Hockey Mug

    Just the thing to use to sip from while you're watching a real barn burner
    Soccer Hot Chocolate Mug

    Soccer Mug

    If your 'goal' is to find a hit stocking stuffer, this mug has you covered
    Basketball hoop mug

    Basketball Hoop Mug

    When you're gift shopping for a sports fan, this mug is a slam dunk
  19. Peanut butter hot chocolate recipe (dairy-free & vegan)!
    Bursting with peanut butter flavor, this creation can be ready in 10 minutes!
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  21. Peppermint frozen hot chocolate
    This refreshing peppermint frozen hot chocolate is just what you need to celebrate this holiday season.
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  23. Salted caramel hot chocolate
    You need this delicious keto Salted Caramel hot chocolate in your life. Frothy, rich, and somehow totally sugar-free.
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  25. White hot chocolate
    Sometimes the simplest recipes are the best. This is a straightforward recipe for sweet and creamy homemade white hot chocolate that’s ready in minutes!
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  27. Sweet and spicy Mexican hot chocolate
    If you’ve never tried a classic Mexican hot chocolate, fix that immediately!
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  29. Disneyland’s hot chocolate recipe
    Put on your best Mickey ears and enjoy a Disney classic in the comfort of your own home!
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Looking for even more inspiration?

Our favorite hot chocolate recipe book

Hot Chocolate Recipes Book

Hot Chocolate Recipes Book

This book has recipes to delight any hot chocolate lover - including one for frozen hot cocoa!

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If you enjoyed this roundup, we think you’ll really enjoy our post on how to make hot chocolate for a crowd with lots of cool ideas and step-by-step instructions for how to make your own hot chocolate bar – including some FREE chalkboard printables!

If you’re hungry for sweet holiday recipes, stop by our list of Christmas desserts that are worthy of the ‘gram.

While you’re at it, be sure to check out our list of make-ahead Christmas appetizers, to save you kitchen dramas this Christmas.

What’s your favorite hot chocolate recipe? Let us know in the comments we would love to feature your recipe!

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