I know, I know. Why change something that’s already perfect? Believe it or not, there are even better ways to enjoy the magic of hot chocolate. Here are a few of my personal favorites … check them out! Your friends and family will love you for it:
1. Hot Chocolate Cookies
Hot cocoa in a cookie! Can you imagine anything better? This has to be the ultimate chocolate lover’s dream.
(via Pip & Ebby)
2. Frozen White Hot Chocolate
Hot chocolate doesn’t have to be hot to be delicious. The homemade whipped cream used in the recipe is a definite must.
(via Dine & Dish)
3. Hot Chocolate Cups
Forget the steaming mug of hot chocolate, these cups are made out of 100% chocolate and filled with velvety mousse. Cayenne pepper adds the touch of “hot.” Delicious!
(via A Taste of Koko)
4. Coconut Hot Chocolate
Love the combination of coconut and chocolate? Then you’ll love this twist on everyone’s favorite chocolate treat.
(via Food Network)
5. S’mores Hot Chocolate
Everything you love about s’mores perfectly captured in a warm mug. Who couldn’t love this decadent treat?
(via Our Best Bites)
6. Hot Chocolate on a Stick
A marriage of everyone’s favorite treats: hot chocolate and popsicles. Simple to make and a guaranteed crowd pleaser.
(via More Design Please)
7. Hot Chocolate Spoons
Dip one of these spoons in your hot chocolate to add an extra touch of delicious. Bring those packets of instant hot chocolate to the next level!
(via A Beautiful Mess)
8. Nutella Hot Chocolate
Bring the creamy, hazelnut flavor of Nutella to your hot chocolate. Be sure to add the included homemade whipped cream recipe as well.
(via The Hungry Housewife)
9. Hot Chocolate Chai Tea
Bring the coffee shop home with this chocolate chai tea. It’s worth the effort for the aroma alone!
(via Cook Republic)
10. Whiteout Hot Chocolate
Dress your hot chocolate in a wintery white. A clever, festive twist on an old favorite!
(via Sprinkle Bakes)
11. Red Velvet Hot Chocolate
Add the words “red velvet” to anything and I’m sold. Cream cheese whipped cream? Yum!
12. Hot Chocolate on a Stick
Dip these delicious blocks of chocolate fudge into a mug of hot milk for instant hot chocolate. Of course, you could always eat it straight as well.
13. The Perfect Hot Chocolate
Just the basics, made to perfection. You’ll definitely want to give this recipe a try.
(via Chocolate Covered Katie)
14. Pumpkin Pie White Hot Chocolate
Pumpkin pie meets hot chocolate. Of course, you’ll want to skip the recipe’s call for a shot of rum when making this for the kiddos.
15. Strawberry Sweethearts Cocoa
There’s no reason you can’t enjoy this Valentine’s Day treat any other time of the year. Anything can be improved with a scoop of strawberry ice cream.
16. Cinnamon Bun White Hot Chocolate
Here’s one for all of you cinnamon roll lovers out there. Lots of cinnamon, brown sugar, vanilla, pecans, whipped cream, and a caramel drizzle.
(via Sugar Hero)
17. Marshmallow Hot Cocoa Dipper
Here’s a perfect little treat for the holidays. Use them to cool down your hot cocoa and add an extra dash of sweetness.
(via Good Housekeeping)
18. Aztec Hot Chocolate
A spicier version of hot chocolate. Give it a try, you’ll love it!
(via A Beautiful Mess)
19. Peppermint Hot Chocolate
A almond milk alternative to the traditional recipe. Crushed peppermint adds a sweet bite to the mix.
20. Frozen Hot Chocolate
Here’s another frozen twist on hot chocolate. Doesn’t it look absolutely gorgeous?
(via A Cozy Kitchen)