Peppermint Hot Cocoa Recipe

This hot cocoa recipe is so creamy and yummy and perfect for making in large batches to use as gifts in a jar.

To make Peppermint Hot Cocoa you need

40 oz of store bought hot cocoa mix (I used two 20 oz cans of the store brand cocoa)

1/2 cup cocoa

1/4 cup coffee creamer

3 crushed peppermint candy canes (plus more for topping off the jar)

6 oz dark chocolate chips (get good ones! quality. quality. quality.)

mini marshmallows

Mix the first 5 ingredients in a large bowl. Scoop into jars of choice. Top with mini marshmallows and more crushed candy cane.

Instructions to make your own cup of Peppermint Hot Cocoa

Mix 2-3 TBS hot cocoa with boiling water. Stir thoroughly until chocolate has melted. Enjoy!

This hot cocoa recipe made enough for 3 pint jars, 1 quart jar and leftovers for us to enjoy!


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Jessica Lynette


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