Best Homemade Hot Chocolate

Easy to make, rich and creamy with intense chocolate flavor. This is the best homemade hot chocolate! The ideal beverage for cold winter nights!

Prep. time: 5′

Cook Time:10′

Portions: 2



  • 2 cups almond milk or cow milk
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 4 tablespoons cocoa powder (unsweetened, good quality)
  • 50 gr dark chocolate (chopped)
  • some cocoa powder and dark chocolate for dusting



  • Heat the milk and the sugar in a saucepan over medium heat
  • You don’t want the milk to boil. When you see bubbles on the side pour half of the milk into a mug
  • Add the cocoa powder to the remaining milk in the saucepan and heat (while whisking continuously) until the cocoa powder has completely incorporated.
  • Remove the cocoa milk from the heat and add the chopped dark chocolate. Stir until it melts.
  • Add the rest of the milk. Stir until is completely combined.
  • Heat the mixture little more if needed.
  • Serve and top with cocoa and chocolate powder
  • Enjoy the best homemade hot chocolate!


Tip: You can add cinnamon or spices like ginger and chilly! Unique taste!

best homemade hot chocolate


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