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White Hot Chocolate Recipe
Prep Time
1 min
Cook Time
2 mins
Total Time
3 mins

Homemade White Hot Chocolate Recipe with only 3 ingredients, a luxurious drink for the festive season. It's so easy to make, and it's ready in 2-3 minutes. Serve it with marshmallows and cream, or fancy sprinkles and candy canes for the ultimate christmassy experience. You only need milk, white chocolate and the extract of your choice: vanilla, orange, rum, peppermint, or anything else that takes your fancy. Quick, rich, delicious, so much better than the sachets the stores have to offer.

Course: Drinks
Cuisine: American
Keyword: hot drinks
Servings: 2 glasses
Calories: 555 kcal
Author: Daniela Apostol
  • 2 cups full-fat milk
  • 150 g white chocolate (1 cup)
  • 1/4 tsp vanilla extract
  • cream, sprinkles and marshmallows to serve
  1. Break the white chocolate bar into pieces.

  2. In a pan set over a medium heat, add the milk, vanilla extract and white chocolate pieces and stir until the chocolate is melted and the drink is hot, but not boiling.

  3. Pour into a cup and serve with cream, sprinkles or marshmallows.

Recipe Notes
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Nutrition Facts
White Hot Chocolate Recipe
Amount Per Serving
Calories 555 Calories from Fat 288
% Daily Value*
Fat 32g49%
Saturated Fat 19g95%
Cholesterol 40mg13%
Sodium 172mg7%
Potassium 537mg15%
Carbohydrates 56g19%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 57g63%
Protein 12g24%
Vitamin A 395IU8%
Calcium 425mg43%
Iron 1mg6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.