Hot Chocolate Recipes

We are warming up at KUED with some yummy hot chocolate recipes. Because many of our friends here are vegan or dairy-free we made sure to gather a dairy-free/vegan recipe so everyone can cozy up with a mug. Click on the links next to the recipe to get the full recipe instructions!

Dairy Free Hot Chocolate – Minimalist Baker
 
Ingredients:
    1 cup unsweetened almond milk
    1 Tbsp unsweetened cocoa powder
    1.5 Tbsp dairy-free semisweet chocolate (chips or bar, chopped)
    Sweetener of choice (I prefer 1 Tbsp raw sugar or 1/2 packet stevia)
    1/8th tsp peppermint extract (optional)
    Optional: Coconut whipped cream for topping
 
Steamy Hot Chocolate – Everyday Food (PBS)
 
Ingredients:
    1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
    1 quart (4 cups) milk
    1 cup (6 ounces) semisweet chocolate chips
    1 tablespoon vanilla extract
    Pinch of salt
    Whipped cream for serving (optional)
 
Delicious Hot Chocolate – The Pioneer Woman
 
Ingredients:
    2 cups Milk
    2 cups Half-and-half
    1 cup Good Semi-Sweet Chocolate Chips
    1 teaspoon Sugar (optional)
    Variations: Orange Rind, Orange Syrup, Cinnamon Sticks, Raspberry Syrup, Abuelita Chocolate, Mint Extract, Peppermint Patties, Whipped Cream, Chocolate Shavings
 
Enjoy the hot chocolate and let us know on Facebook if you have a favorite hot chocolate recipe!