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29+ Homemade Hot Chocolate Recipes To Warm You Up

So many delicious ways to enjoy hot chocolate recipes to warm up with when it’s chilly… which one will you choose first?

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When the weather starts going cold, you will always find my mug is filled with a hot drink. On the chilly winter nights, it’s always going to be hot chocolate.

I love trying out the many delicious hot chocolates, and I have so many favorites that I want to share with you!

If you are a chocolate lover, you will love this list! If you’re a lover of liquid chocolate goodness or something a little less traditional like hot chocolate truffles, we have a little bit of everything here, perfect to warm you right up.

Insanely Delicious Hot Chocolate Recipes

You’re going to love all of these delicious ways to create the best cup of hot chocolate!

SLOW COOKER Salted Caramel Hot Chocolate

Salted caramel and chocolate are two flavors that when combined are just heavenly! Super easy to make in the slow cooker and perfect to warm you up on those chilly winter nights.

From Crayons & Cravings :: Click HERE for the RECIPE

 Magical Melting Unicorn Hot Chocolate Recipe

Hot chocolate and unicorns? Yes, please! The kids (and yes, adults too) will love this Magical Melting Unicorn Hot Chocolate.

From A Magical Mess :: Click HERE for the RECIPE

Blue Mermaid Hot Chocolate

This Blue Mermaid Hot Chocolate is hard to resist and is sure to be a hit with all ages! Imagine serving up this extra-special version of this hot drink.

From Finding Zest :: Click HERE for the RECIPE

Salted Caramel Ginger Hot Cocoa

Enjoy this easy and delicious Salted Caramel Ginger Hot Cocoa will make your holiday season even better.

From Grandbaby Cakes :: Click HERE for the RECIPE

Matcha Hot Chocolate

Matcha is meant to be paired with something sweet so it works beautifully with creamy white hot chocolate.


From Oh How Civilized :: Click HERE for the RECIPE 

Decadent Vegan Peppermint Hot Chocolate

This chocolate + mint hot chocolate is truly as decadent as it sounds!


From Delightful Adventures :: Click HERE for the RECIPE 

Geranium and Orange Hot Chocolate

If you are looking for a totally different flavor of hot chocolate, you must try this unique hot chocolate recipe.

From Beach Hut Cook :: Click HERE for the RECIPE 

Delicious Hot Pumpkin Cocoa

This delightful recipe is perfect for fall, with a touch of pumpkin flavoring.


From Super Healthy Kids :: Click HERE for the RECIPE

Hot Chocolate Mix and Mini-Marshmallows

This hot chocolate mix is super easy to pull together.  And, what’s more, you’ll find the recipe for the homemade marshmallows too!

Hot Chocolate Mix and Mini-Marshmallows

From The Monday Box :: Click HERE for the RECIPE

Hot Cocoa Inspired By The Santa Clause

This hot cocoa is inspired by a scene in The Santa Clause and is delicious! Perfect to enjoy while watching Christmas movies.

Hot Cocoa Inspired By The Santa Clause

From Retro House Wife Goes Green :: Click HERE for the RECIPE

Healing Tahini Hot Chocolate

This healing tahini hot chocolate is loaded with turmeric, ginger, cinnamon, tahini,  and cocoa. Its also Gluten-free, vegan, and paleo.


From Strength and Sunshine :: Click HERE for the RECIPE 

Frothy Golden Milk Hot Chocolate

This nourishing drink has all of the goodness of immune-boosting Golden Milk plus the creamy, chocolaty sweetness of the old-time classic hot chocolate.


From Delicious Obsessions :: Click HERE for the RECIPE 

The Ultimate Hot Chocolate

This thick, rich, chocolatey cocoa is going to be your new best friend this winter, trust me!


From The View From Great Island :: Click HERE for the RECIPE 

Conversation Hearts Strawberry Hot Chocolate

Looking to steal the heart of your little valentine with a special treat this Valentine’s Day? Then you must try this conversation hearts strawberry hot chocolate.


From Two Kids And A Coupon :: Click HERE for the RECIPE 

Cacao Turmeric Maca Hot Chocolate

This superfood Cacao Turmeric Maca Hot Chocolate is one delicious HEALTHY drink. but still smooth and incredibly creamy.


From Natalie’s Happy Health:: Click HERE for the RECIPE 

Red Velvet Hot Chocolate

Luxurious and rich, and topped with a dollop of whipped cream it makes the perfect holiday treat.


From Sweet And Savory Meals :: Click HERE for the RECIPE

Peanut Butter Hot Chocolate

Creamy peanut butter hot chocolate is the perfect winter treat. Enjoy a blend of cocoa, peanut butter, maple syrup, and whipped cream.


From Happy Foods Tube :: Click HERE for the RECIPE 

Pumpkin Reishi Hot Chocolate

This pumpkin Reishi hot chocolate recipe is packed full of healthy ingredients and superfoods, like raw cacao powder, cacao butter, cinnamon, Reishi mushrooms, and of course pumpkin!


From Eco Living Mama :: Click HERE for the RECIPE

Best Ever Mexican Hot Chocolate Recipe

This Mexican hot chocolate contains REAL melted chocolate with cinnamon and spices!


From Melanie Cooks :: Click HERE for the RECIPE

Pink Velvet Hot Chocolate

A cup of pink velvet hot chocolate makes the perfect treat for a chilly winter night.


From Crayons And Cravings :: Click HERE for the RECIPE

Gingerbread Hot Chocolate

This Vegan Gingerbread Hot Chocolate is full of Christmas spice. It’s is the perfect warming drink for the holidays!


From V Nutrition :: Click HERE for the RECIPE

Homemade Hazelnut Vanilla Hot Cocoa

A perfectly nutty and comforting drink to enjoy on a cold day, easy to make and enjoyed by the whole family.


From Earth Food And Fire :: Click HERE for the RECIPE

Vegan Red Wine Hot Chocolate

It does seem like a slightly strange combination, but if you follow the recipe, you may just end up being pleasantly surprised!

vegan red wine hot chocolate

From Rhian’s Recipes :: Click HERE for the RECIPE

Homemade Rocky Road Gourmet Hot Chocolate Recipe

If you get hold of some TruMoo® Chocolate Marshmallow Milk, then definitely try making this delicious rocky road gourmet hot chocolate.


From Honey And Lime :: Click HERE for the RECIPE

Incredibly Healthy Hot Chocolate…With Spices

This healthy version of herbal hot cocoa mix combines Ginger, Cinnamon, Cayenne, and Nutmeg along with Dutch-processed cocoa.

Incredibly Healthy Hot Chocolate...With Spices

From Healing Harvest Homestead :: Click HERE for the RECIPE

Baileys Thick Italian Hot Chocolate

Baileys lovers rejoice! This thick Italian hot chocolate is creamy, made with real chocolate and Baileys Irish Cream.


From An Italian In My Kitchen :: Click HERE for the RECIPE

White Hot Chocolate Mix Recipe


From Tikkido :: Click HERE for the RECIPE

Slow Cooker Salted Caramel Hot Chocolate

Super easy and so richly delicious, this slow cooker salted caramel hot chocolate recipe has limited prep and fuss.


From Seasoned Sprinkles :: Click HERE for the RECIPE

Keto Hot Chocolate

Chocolatey creaminess in a rich, velvety smooth and KETO hot chocolate.


From Easy Keto Dishes :: Click HERE for the RECIPE

Hot Chocolate Whipped Cream

Homemade Hot Chocolate Whipped Cream Recipe is delicious on its own, but even better piped into a cup of hot chocolate.


From Courtney’s Sweets :: Click HERE for the RECIPE

Hot chocolate treats

Try these delicious hot chocolate recipes that you can eat!

Spicy Mexican Hot Chocolate Cookies


From Foodal :: Click HERE for the RECIPE 

Hot Chocolate Truffle Balls


From Courtney’s Sweets :: Click HERE for the RECIPE


Decadent and delicious, this ooey, gooey chocolate brownie pudding is every chocolate lover’s dream come true! An outer brownie shell hides a rich chocolate pudding underneath!

From A Crazy Family :: Click HERE for the RECIPE


There you have it, my friend! These delicious cocoa recipes will be a hit with everyone!

Once you make your own homemade hot chocolate, you will never want to go back to the premixed versions.


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