Warm up this winter with one (or more!) of these delicious hot chocolate recipes. From classic to creative, we’ve got you covered. Whether you’re looking for a quick and easy fix or something more indulgent, we have a recipe to satisfy your cravings. So cozy up by the fire and get ready to indulge!

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Insanely Delicious Hot Chocolate Recipes

You will always find my mug filled with a hot drink when the weather starts going cold. And on chilly winter nights, it’s always going to be hot chocolate.

I love all the delicious hot chocolates, and I want to share so many favorites 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.

So many delicious ways to enjoy hot chocolate recipes to warm up when it’s chilly… which one will you choose first? Serve these hot chocolates alongside a delicious treat such as Chocolate Concrete or Caramel Apple Cookies.

Why You’ll Love These Recipes

  • Perfect for cozy nights, movie nights, or a special holiday treat.
  • Unique and full of flavor, keeping your taste buds happy and satisfied.
  • Made with simple ingredients you probably already have on hand.
  • A great addition to any winter gathering or party, impressing your friends and family with your hot chocolate-making skills.
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White Hot Chocolate with Sprinkles
A delicious twist on the classic drink and perfect for warming up on crisp autumn days and from the chilly winter air–and there's sprinkles!
Check out this recipe!
Salted Caramel Hot Chocolate in the Slow Cooker
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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.
Check out this recipe!
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Magical Melting Unicorn Hot Chocolate
Hot chocolate and unicorns? Yes, please! The kids (and yes, adults, too) will love this Magical Melting Unicorn Hot Chocolate.
Check out this recipe!
Easy Mermaid Hot Chocolate
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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.
Check out this recipe!
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Matcha Hot Chocolate
Matcha is meant to be paired with something sweet, so it works beautifully with creamy white hot chocolate.
Check out this recipe!
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Vegan Peppermint Hot Chocolate
Rich, creamy peppermint hot chocolate that’s truly as decadent as it sounds! No packets are needed for this cozy homemade festive drink that you can have ready in 5 minutes.
Check out this recipe!
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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.
Check out this recipe!
Hot Pumpkin Cocoa
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Hot Pumpkin Cocoa for Kids
Hot pumpkin cocoa is a delightful recipe that is perfect for fall, with a touch of pumpkin flavoring.
Check out this recipe!
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The Santa Clause Inspired Hot Cocoa
This hot cocoa is inspired by a scene in The Santa Clause and is delicious! Perfect to enjoy while watching Christmas movies.
Check out this recipe!
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Healing Tahini Hot Chocolate
This healing tahini hot chocolate is loaded with turmeric, ginger, cinnamon, tahini, and cocoa. It’s also gluten-free, vegan, and paleo.
Check out this recipe!
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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.
Check out this recipe!
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The Ultimate Hot Chocolate
This thick, rich, chocolatey cocoa is going to be your new best friend this winter, trust me!
Check out this recipe!
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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 strawberry hot chocolate.
Check out this recipe!
Turmeric Hot Chocolate
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Turmeric Hot Chocolate
This superfood Hot Chocolate is one delicious HEALTHY drink. but still smooth and incredibly creamy.
Check out this recipe!
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Red Velvet Hot Chocolate
Luxurious and rich, and topped with a dollop of whipped cream, it makes the perfect holiday treat.
Check out this recipe!
Peanut Butter Hot Chocolate
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Peanut Butter Hot Chocolate
Creamy peanut butter hot chocolate is the perfect winter treat. Enjoy this blend of cocoa, peanut butter, maple syrup, and whipped cream.
Check out this recipe!
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Best Ever Mexican Hot Chocolate
This Mexican hot chocolate contains REAL melted chocolate with cinnamon and spices!
Check out this recipe!
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Pink Hot Chocolate
A cup of pink velvet hot chocolate makes the perfect treat for a chilly winter night.
Check out this recipe!
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Gingerbread Hot Chocolate
This vegan Gingerbread Hot Chocolate is full of Christmas spice. It is the perfect warming drink for the holidays!
Check out this recipe!
Hazelnut Vanilla Infused Hot Cocoa
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Hazelnut Vanilla Hot Cocoa
A perfectly nutty and comforting drink to enjoy on a cold day, homemade hazelnut hot cocoa is easy to make and enjoyed by the whole family.
Check out this recipe!
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Red Wine Hot Chocolate
It seems like a slightly strange combination, but if you follow the recipe, you may just be pleasantly surprised by this amazing drink!
Check out this recipe!
Gourmet Hot Cocoa Rocky Road Hot Chocolate
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Rocky Road Gourmet Hot Chocolate
If you get hold of some TruMoo® Chocolate Marshmallow Milk, then definitely try making this delicious gourmet hot chocolate.
Check out this recipe!
Spiced Christmas Hot Chocolate
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Healthy Homemade Hot Cocoa Mix
This healthy version of herbal hot cocoa mix combines Ginger, Cinnamon, Cayenne, and Nutmeg along with Dutch-processed cocoa.
Check out this recipe!
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Baileys Thick Italian Hot Chocolate
Baileys lovers rejoice! This thick Italian hot chocolate is creamy, made with real chocolate and Baileys Irish Cream.
Check out this recipe!
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White Hot Chocolate Mix
If you love white chocolate, the White Hot Chocolate Mix Recipe is a must-try.
Check out this recipe!
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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.
Check out this recipe!
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Keto Hot Chocolate
Chocolatey creaminess in a rich, velvety smooth, and KETO hot chocolate.
Check out this recipe!
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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.
Check out this recipe!

More Hot Chocolate Treats

Try these delicious hot chocolate recipes that you can eat!

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Hot Cocoa Cookies
You’re going to love these hot cocoa cookies! Start with a cake mix base, then add just a few ingredients for one of my favorite winter cookies! These tasty cookies have a hint of cocoa and peppermint flavors, making them perfect for your cookie tins!
Check out this recipe!
Bake These Spicy Mexican Hot Chocolate Cookies
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Spicy Mexican Hot Chocolate Cookies
Rich, spicy Mexican hot chocolate cookies are the slice-n-bake treat you won’t be able to resist. And you can freeze the dough for later use.
Check out this recipe!
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Hot Chocolate Truffle Balls
These hot chocolate truffle balls are a hit with kids and adults! They are also great for giving as gifts.
Check out this recipe!
Hot Chocolate Brownie Pudding
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!
Check out this recipe!

Give These Yummy Hot Chocolate Recipes a Try

These delicious cocoa recipes will be a hit with everyone! Once you make homemade hot chocolate, you will never want to return to the premixed versions.

What you can do with a little milk, cocoa powder, cream, and a few other ingredients is amazing. Do you love hot chocolate too?

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