Rich and Creamy Hot Chocolate

Rich and Creamy Hot Chocolate

Whether it’s a chilly winter evening or just a craving for something indulgent, there’s nothing quite like a steaming cup of rich and creamy hot chocolate. This classic beverage is a comforting hug in a mug, and making it from scratch is easier than you might think.


  • 2 cups of whole milk
  • 1/4 cup of unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1/4 cup of granulated sugar
  • 1/4 cup of semisweet chocolate chips
  • 1/4 teaspoon of vanilla extract
  • A pinch of salt
  • Whipped cream for topping
  • Mini marshmallows for garnish


  1. In a saucepan, whisk together the cocoa powder, sugar, and a pinch of salt over medium heat.
  2. Gradually add the milk while continuing to whisk until the mixture is smooth and starts to simmer.
  3. Add the chocolate chips and vanilla extract, stirring until the chocolate is completely melted, and the hot chocolate is rich and creamy.
  4. Remove from heat and pour into mugs.
  5. Top with whipped cream and garnish with mini marshmallows.
  6. Enjoy your decadent homemade hot chocolate!

Preparation Time: 10 minutes

Yield: 2 servings

Indulge in the velvety goodness of this rich and creamy hot chocolate. It’s the perfect treat to warm your soul on a chilly day.

Nutrition Information: Calories per serving – 250 calories, Fat – 10g, Carbohydrates – 35g, Protein – 8g

Make a big batch and share this delightful hot chocolate with loved ones or savor it all by yourself. There’s no wrong way to enjoy this classic comfort drink. So, whip up a batch today and let the rich, velvety goodness melt your worries away.