Best Hot Chocolate Drinks and Desserts

Hot chocolate is wonderful and can be different than just the same old. Here are some great hot chocolate recipes and new ideas.


How to Make Hot Cocoa

Easy Hot Chocolate with Real Chocolate

Hot Chocolate in the Slow Cooker

Hot Chocolate versus Hot Cocoa

5 Decadent Milk Infusions to Upgrade Your hot Chocolate

Milk Infusions for Hot Chocolate

DIY Hot Chocolate Toppings Bar

Frozen Hot Chocolate

Hot to Make Homemade Mini Marshmallows

Boozy Hot Chocolate Guide

Homemade Mexican Hot Chocolate Mix

Microwaved Hot Chocolate Mug Cake

Candy Cane Hot Cocoa Mix

Peppermint Hot Chocolate Float

Hot Chocolate Around the World

Hot Chocolate Taste Test: Which Brand is Best?

This post originally appeared in December, 2015 and was revised and republished in January, 2020.

Susannah Brinkley

Susannah blogs at Feast + West where she specializes in cocktails and easy entertaining recipes. She can (and often does) eat a whole jar of olives in one sitting, sans cocktail. A graphic designer, Susannah also blogs about design for bloggers at Garnishing Co.