Few Best Homemade Hot Chocolate Recipes Ever

Homemade hot chocolate is infinitely better than boxed mix.

Get real time updates directly on you device, subscribe now.

There are so many words to describe hot chocolate: decadent, creamy, velvety, and rich all apply to a piping-hot mug of cocoa. So why would you want to use a packet of dry mix ever again?

After all, winter only lasts for a few months, so you’ll definitely want to make your winter drink indulgences count. Curl up with a Christmas movie and a batch of Nutella hot chocolate, or make a mug of sugar cookie hot chocolate (yes, that’s a real thing).

- Advertisement -

ou can also pair one of these hot chocolate recipes with any Christmas desserts for the ultimate sweet ending to your holiday meal or weeknight dinner. Choose your favorite here, and don’t forget to pile on plenty of toppings. Those marshmallows and chocolate shavings won’t serve themselves!


Few Best Homemade Hot Chocolate Recipes Ever - Rush by GrabitCLASSIC HOT CHOCOLATE

Serves: 4
  • 3 cups milk
  • 1 cup heavy cream
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • Kosher salt
  • 6 ounces milk chocolate, chopped
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • Marshmallows or whipped cream, for topping
  1. Combine the milk, heavy cream, sugar, cocoa powder and a pinch of salt in a medium saucepan. Cook over medium heat, whisking occasionally, until the sugar and cocoa powder dissolve and the milk is steaming; do not boil.
  2. Whisk in half of the chopped chocolate until melted, then whisk in the remaining chocolate until smooth. Remove from the heat and whisk in the vanilla. Pour into mugs and top with marshmallows or whipped cream.



Serves: 4
  • 2 cups whole milk
  • ½ cup heavy cream
  • 1 tablespoon powdered sugar
  • 12 oz dark chocolate
  • Whipped cream
  1. Add milk, powdered sugar and heavy cream to a saucepan and heat over medium-high heat until simmering, being careful not to scald or boil.
  2. While the milk mixture is heating, chop the dark chocolate. (For best flavor, use a good quality chocolate that’s at least 60 – 70% cacao.)
  3. Once simmering and heated thoroughly, remove from the heat and add the chopped chocolate to the saucepan.
  4. Whisk until smooth.
  5. Pour into small mugs and serve immediately with whipped cream and a little extra chopped chocolate on top.


Few Best Homemade Hot Chocolate Recipes Ever - Rush by Grabit 2-INGREDIENT NUTELLA HOT CHOCOLATE

Serves: 3
  • 6 tbsp. Nutella
  • 3 cup milk (any kind)
  • optional toppings: whipped cream, marshmallows, chocolate syrup, chocolate shavings
  1. Heat milk in a small saucepan over medium-high heat until steaming (not boiling), stirring occasionally.
  2. Add in the Nutella, and whisk until dissolved.
  3. Serve immediately, either plain or with your desired toppings.




Follow our Facebook page:
Rush by Grabit

Also read:

Best Places In Karachi To Subside Your Taco Craving