Homemade Hot Chocolate Recipe

The creamiest hot chocolate recipe - get the secret to the best homemade hot chocolate

If there’s one thing I loved as a child, it was hot chocolate. Little did I know at the time that I wasn’t experiencing good hot chocolate. My mom was always conscience of our sugar intake and having hot chocolate was a special treat. I didn’t think twice when she’d open a packet, pour half in a cup of hot water, stir and serve. As I’ve grown, so have my tastes and that half pack of watered down mix just isn’t enough. If you’re going to do something, do it right, right? This creamy hot chocolate recipe takes less than 10 minutes to make and is so dreamy! And hey, it’s another way to squeeze in a little calcium.

It’s as simple as…

How to make hot chocolate

melting chocolate

How to make homemade hot chocolate in less than 10 minutes

adding sweetened condensed milk to make it extra creamy

Easy hot chocolate recipe in just a few minutes!

and whisking in milk. Enjoy!

Easy homemade hot chocolate recipe

Homemade Hot Chocolate Recipe

Cook Time 10 mins Total Time 0:10
Serves 5     adjust servings



  1. In a pot over medium heat, melt chocolate. Add sweetened condensed milk and stir until smooth.
  2. Gradually add milk, whisking until smooth.
  3. Whisk in vanilla and serve.


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Easy, creamy homemade hot chocolate in minutes

Cheers for chocolate!

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