With cooler weather comes the craving for warmer drinks. Hot chocolate is the perfect warm drink to cuddle up with. These hot chocolate-inspired desserts use hot cocoa mix to create the perfect flavor! You HAVE to try the hot chocolate monkey bread!
Hot Chocolate French Toast
Breakfast time just went to a whole new level with this french toast recipe. If your sweet tooth is constantly begging you for more chocolate, then you should try digging into this chocolate and marshmallow covered french toast. We promise you won’t regret it! Thank you Half Baked Harvest for the recipe!
Hot Chocolate Cookie Cups
How cute are these little cookie cups?! They look just like mini versions of warm, yummy hot chocolate. These little cookie cups are made with sugar cookie dough, filled with chocolate ganche and topped with mini marshmallows. Yum! Thank you The Gunny Sack for this recipe!
Hot Cocoa Mix Microwave Brownies
This recipe only needs five ingredients and it’s cooked in the microwave. What’s better than that?! These bad boys are chewy and chocolatey and once you try them, you’ll have a serious addiction. We’re not joking! Check out Honey And Figs Kitchen for the recipe.
Hot Chocolate Frosting
If you don’t want a full fledge hot cocoa cupcake, just opt for the frosting instead. Whether you choose to swirl it on top of a even chocolatier cupcake, or a plain vanilla cake, you’ll love this sweet, hot cocoa frosting! You can top it with mini marshmallows to play up the hot cocoa feel too! Find the recipe here.
Mexican Hot Cocoa Cake
This hot cocoa cake is made in a mason jar for a treat that requires no sharing. The recipe uses a combination of cayenne and cinnamon for two very different flavors. Cuddle up on the couch on a cold night, mason jar in hand for that extra feel good warmth. Check out The Vintage Mixer for the recipe.
Hot Chocolate Frappe
Skip the Starbucks runs because this frappe will steal your heart from the first sip. It is made with chocolate cashew milk, cocoa mix, ice, shaved chocolate and topped with whipped cream (a lot of it). If you ever crave a cool treat in the winter, this should definitely be your go to. Find the recipe here.
Cookies And Cream Frozen Hot Chocolate
Another version of the frozen treat is a cookies and cream variation. Made with Hersey’s cookies and cream chocolate and hot cocoa mix, this drink is delicious. Just look at that toasted marshmallow on top! Thank you A Beautiful Mess for the recipe!
Hot Cocoa Rice Krispy Treats
Rice Krispy treats are a classic treat. But, we must say, this variation of the crunchy snack is by far one of the best! It includes hot cocoa mix, marshmallows, Mallow Bits AND mini chocolate chips. Okay, we’re going to make this recipe right now. Check out Crazy For Crust for the recipe!
Hot Chocolate Popcorn
Movie nights will never be the same once you try this hot chocolate popcorn. This salty treat is covered in chocolate (white and milk), hot cocoa mix and tossed with marshmallows. Thank you Cookies And Cups for the recipe!
Hot Chocolate Macarons
Macarons are a French treat you need to try at least once in your life. A hot chocolate flavored cookie stuffed with buttercream frosting, these macarons are to die for. Check out Tried And Tasty for the full recipe. Believe us, you won’t want to miss this one!
Hot Chocolate Cookies
Just look at that gooey chocolate and marshmallow topping. We’re drooling over here! Make these for a holiday treat, or at night just because. These cookies are so good you’ll want to eat the whole batch before they even cool off. Find the recipe here.
Hot Cocoa Monkey Bread
Monkey bread is to die for. With only six ingredients, you’ll taste the warm chocolate and gooey marshmallows with every bite. Pull apart carefully because your tastebuds will get lost in the flavors of this delicious monkey bread! Find the recipe here.
Hot Chocolate Pound Cake
With a whole pound of butter, cream cheese AND plenty of chocolate, you know this hot chocolate pound cake has to be good! Although it may not be the healthiest cake, it’s still delicious and you should definitely try it. Thank you My Invisible Crown for the recipe.
Salted Caramel Hot Chocolate Bars
Salted caramel is good in itself, but pair it with hot chocolate and it’s a big game changer. These bars are chewy, caramel-filled and topped with little marshmallows for the perfect finish. Thank you Shugary Sweets for the recipe!