Carpe Cocoa: 100 Must-Try Hot Chocolate Recipes

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20 Healthy Hot Chocolate Recipes | If you love hot chocolate but don't want to break your macros, we've curated the best homemade recipes that are easy to make and taste delicious. Perfect for adults following a clean eating plan and for kids with food sensitivities, there are a mix of options here for different palates and dietary needs. From almond milk and oat milk recipes, to sugar free cacao powder beverages, to peppermint and cinnamon upgrades, these recipes are delish!

Homemade hot chocolate has to be one of the most delicious drinks out there. Creamy, sweet and chocolatey – there’s nothing better than coming inside on a cold winter’s day to a warm mug of hot chocolate. While it’s possible to make hot chocolate out of a packet, the best hot chocolate recipes are made from real ingredients. Seeing that it’s so simple to make, there’s really no reason not to make it yourself! Plus, you can add tasty ingredients like cinnamon, peppermint and pumpkin, and toppings like marshmallows or whipped cream. Ready for some seriously delicious homemade hot chocolate? You’re going to love these recipes!

20 Healthy Hot Chocolate Recipes

1. Healthy Dairy-Free Hot Chocolate | Detoxinista
2. Low-Fat Healthy Fat Chocolate | Well Plated
3. Healthy Hot Chocolate with Cacao Powder | From Scratch Fast
4. Healthier Hot Chocolate | Food Network
5. Basic Hot Cocoa with Water | Go Dairy Free
6. Raw Hot Chocolate | Nest and Glow
7. Rich and Creamy Super Healthy Hot Chocolate | Nutrition in the Kitch
8. Keto-Friendly Sugar-Free Hot Chocolate | Simply So Healthy
9. Healthy Peppermint Hot Chocolate | Hungry, Healthy, Happy
10. Healthy Hot Chocolate with Cinnamon | Picky Eater Blog
11. Healthy Hot Chocolate with Coconut Milk | Ambitious Kitchen
12. 35-Calorie Hot Chocolate | Amy’s Healthy Baking
13. Turmeric-Infused Healthy Hot Chocolate | Whole Food Bellies
14. Ginger Cinnamon Hot Chocolate | Nutritious Life
15. Superfood Maca Hot Chocolate | Salted Plains
16. All-Natural Hot Cocoa | A Couple Cooks
17. 42-Calorie Almond Milk Hot Chocolate | Veggie Quest
18. Heart Healthy Hot Chocolate | The Big Carrot
19. Paleo Spicy Superfood Hot Chocolate | Fit Mitten Kitchen
20. Healthy Hot Chocolate with Spinach | The Natural Nurturer

20 Vegan Hot Chocolate Recipes

1. 5-Minute Vegan Hot Cocoa | Minimalist Baker
2. Vegan Peppermint Hot Chocolate | Choosing Chia
3. Vegan Dark Hot Chocolate | Flora and Vino
4. Vegan Hot Chocolate with Peanut Butter and Coconut Milk | Chocolate Covered Katie
5. Easy Vegan Hot Chocolate with Toasted Marshmallow Fluff | It Doesn’t Taste Like Chicken
6. Spiked Vegan Hot Chocolate | Dietician Debbie
7. Vegan Hot Chocolate with Oat Milk | Purely Kaylie
8. Creamy Vegan Hot Chocolate | Eat with Clarity
9. Cinnamon Vegan Hot Chocolate | Pickles and Honey
10. Hemp-tastic Hot Chocolate | One Green Planet
11. Maple Sea Salt Vegan Hot Chocolate | Simply Quinoa
12. Vegan Raspberry Hot Chocolate | One Green Planet
13. Vegan Orange Hot Chocolate | That Girl Cooks Healthy
14. Instant Vegan Hot Chocolate | The Cheeky Chickpea
15. Vegan Pumpkin Hot Chocolate | One Green Planet
16. Soy Milk Hot Chocolate | The Edgy Veg
17. Cinnamon Hot Chocolate with Oat Milk | Bree’s Vegan Life
18. Thick Italian Vegan Hot Chocolate | Minimalist Vegan
19. Heavenly Vegan Hot Chocolate | Vegan Baking
20. Spiked Vegan Orange Hot Chocolate | Vanilla and Bean

20 Crockpot Hot Chocolate Recipes

1. Creamy Crockpot Hot Chocolate | Wishes and Dishes
2. The Best Crockpot Hot Chocolate | One Good Thing by Jillee
3. Crockpot Thick and Creamy Hot Chocolate | Crock-Pot Ladies
4. Spiked Crockpot Hot Chocolate | Diethood
5. Creamy Nutella Crockpot Hot Chocolate | The Chunky Chef
6. Crockpot Marshmallow Hot Chocolate | Table for Seven
7. Crockpot White Hot Chocolate 3 Ways | Living Locurto
8. Rich Crockpot Hot Chocolate | Sugar and Soul
9. Crockpot Reese’s Peanut Butter Hot Chocolate | Premeditated Leftovers
10. Crockpot Mexican Hot Chocolate | Never Ending Journeys
11. Crockpot Salted Caramel Hot Chocolate | The Frugal Girls
12. Crockpot Red Wine Hot Cocoa | Delish
13. Crockpot Coconut Hot Chocolate | The Frugal Girls
14. Crockpot Pumpkin Spice Hot Chocolate | Moms with Crockpots
15. Crockpot Peppermint Hot Chocolate | The Frugal Girls
16. Crockpot Hot Chocolate (Dairy Free and Vegan Options) | The Recipe Rebel
17. Crockpot Creamy Hot Chocolate | The Country Cook
18. 3-Ingredient Healthier Crockpot Hot Chocolate | The Busy Baker
19. Crockpot Hot Chocolate with Pumpkin Pie Spice | Recipes Form a Pantry
20. Crockpot Hot Chocolate with Kahlua or Baileys | The Farmwife Drinks

20 Frozen Hot Chocolate Recipes

1. 3-Ingredient Frozen Hot Chocolate | Mel’s Kitchen Cafe
2. Keto Frozen Hot Chocolate | Joy Filled Eats
3. Cafe-Style Frozen Hot Chocolate | Bigger Bolder Baking
4. Secret Ingredient Frozen Hot Chocolate | My New Roots
5. 4-Ingredient Frozen Hot Chocolate | Chocolate Covered Katie
6. Pretzel Frozen Hot Chocolate | Minimalist Baker
7. Quick and East Frozen Hot Chocolate | The Cookful
8. Skinny Frozen Hot Chocolate | Recipe Diaries
9. Bailey’s Frozen Hot Chocolate | Delish
10. Vegan Frozen Hot Chocolate | Wholefully
11. Boozy Frozen Hot Chocolate | Tablespoon
12. Dairy-Free Peppermint Frozen Hot Chocolate | Simply Whisked
13. Rich Frozen Hot Chocolate | Martha Stewart
14. Peanut Butter Frozen Hot Chocolate | Chocolate Moosey
15. Avocado Frozen Hot Chocolate | Milk and Honey Nutrition
16. Frozen Hot Chocolate with Whipped Cream and Chocolate Syrup | Tastes of Lizzy T
17. Chill Out Frozen Hot Chocolate | Food
18. Frozen Hot Chocolate with Cocoa Nib Cream | Saveur
19. Boozy Hazelnut Frozen Hot Chocolate | Go Epicurista
20. Frozen Hot Chocolate Floats | Seasoned Sprinkles

20 White Hot Chocolate Recipes

1. Homemade White Hot Chocolate | Celebrating Sweets
2. Creamy White Hot Chocolate | Savoury Experiments
3. Cinnamon White Hot Chocolate | Epicurious
4. Vegan White Hot Chocolate | Minimalist Baker
5. Unicorn White Hot Chocolate | Fav Family Recipes
6. Copycat Starbucks White Hot Chocolate | Mom Makes Dinner
7. Slow Cooker White Hot Chocolate Hot Cocoa | Betty Crocker
8. Delicious Homemade White Hot Chocolate | Supergolden Bakes
9. Matcha White Hot Chocolate | Love and Lemons
10. Candy Cane White Hot Chocolate | Mommy Moment
11. Quick and Easy Chai White Hot Chocolate | Baking Mischief
12. Pumpkin White Hot Chocolate | Laura in the Kitchen
13. Toasted White Hot Chocolate | Snacks and Sips
14. Instant Pot White Hot Chocolate 3 Ways | Traditional Cooking School
15. Black and White Hot Chocolate | Torani
16. Raspberry White Hot Chocolate | Sugar Hero
17. Caramel White Hot Chocolate | Food Apparel
18. Winter White Hot Chocolate | Family Around the Table
19. Vanilla Vodka White Hot Chocolate | Just a Pinch
20. “Apple Pie” White Hot Chocolate | The Kitchen Prep

Ready to warm up with these homemade hot chocolate recipes? Whether you use a crockpot or stovetop, you’re going to love these easy, delicious recipes!

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20 Healthy Hot Chocolate Recipes | If you love hot chocolate but don't want to break your macros, we've curated the best homemade recipes that are easy to make and taste delicious. Perfect for adults following a clean eating plan and for kids with food sensitivities, there are a mix of options here for different palates and dietary needs. From almond milk and oat milk recipes, to sugar free cacao powder beverages, to peppermint and cinnamon upgrades, these recipes are delish!

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Kate is a freelance writer with a background in fashion, beauty and wellness. When she’s not trying out new recipes, taking a hot yoga class, or curled up with a good book, you can find her blogging about lifestyle tips and entrepreneurialism at Layered Indulgence.