Peppermint Hot Chocolate Recipe
Prep Time
5 mins
Cook Time
2 mins
Total Time
7 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Servings: 2
  • 1/2 teaspoon peppermint extract/simple syrup
  • 4 to 5 teaspoons cocoa
  • 4 tablespoons sugar
  • 2 cup milk
  • 2 peppermint candies; crushed
  • Whipped topping
  1. Mix all ingredients in a medium-sized mixing bowl. Start by adding sugar and cocoa to the bowl.

  2. Heat milk in microwave at high (100%) 1-1/2 minutes or until hot.
  3. Gradually add hot milk to cocoa mixture into the bowl; stirring until well blended.

  4. Stir in peppermint extract or syrup. Pour into 2 large mugs for drinking. Top with whipped topping and crushed peppermint candy.