This Peppermint Hot Chocolate is thick, creamy and can be compared to Starbucks only you don’t need to shell out $6 for it!
If you’re a fan of hot chocolate and peppermint bark… you’re going to LOVE this recipe. It’s made with healthier ingredients like almond milk and actual chocolate made with simple ingredients making it super thick, creamy and guilt-free!
If it’s not clear already, I’m totally getting into the Christmas spirit over here! If you’re not already there yourself… this recipe is surely going to get you there! But let’s be honest, Peppermint Hot Chocolate isn’t just for Christmas… it’s pretty appropriate for all winter long! There’s nothing quite as nice as curling up by the fire with a mug of hot chocolate after a long day of sledding or shoveling snow.
There’s a huge debate over here as far as what the appropriate hot chocolate topping is… marshmallows or whipped cream? But hey, who’s to stop us from adding both?! Let’s live a little shall we…
What you’ll need to make Hot Chocolate:
Crushed Candy Canes
This Peppermint Hot Chocolate recipe is thick, creamy and can be compared to Starbucks!
1C Almond Milk
1 Tbsp Chocolate Chips
2 Tbsp Unsweetened Cocoa Powder
1 Tbsp Coconut Sugar
1/8 teaspoon Peppermint Extract
- Add your ingredients into a saucepan and whisk until the mixture begins to bubble.
- Pour into your mug and top with shipped cream, crushed candy canes, chocolate syrup, anything you’d like!
Keywords: Starbucks, Peppermint, HotChocolate, Chocolate