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Easy Crockpot Hot Chocolate Recipe

Crockpot Hot Chocolate

Prep Time
5 mins
Cook Time
2 hrs
Total Time
2 hrs 5 mins

The best, rich, creamy, easy crockpot hot chocolate recipe, homemade with simple ingredients from scratch. Packed with cocoa powder and chocolate chips. 

Servings: 8 Cups
Course: Beverages, Breakfast
Cuisine: American
Keyword: homemade hot cocoa
Calories: 275 kcal
Author: Abeer


  • 5 cups Whole milk
  • 1 cup Half and half
  • 3/4 cup Granulated sugar
  • 1/2 cup Chocolate chips Semisweet
  • 1/2 cup Cocoa powder
  • 1 tsp Vanilla extract
  • 3/4 cup Peppermint marshmallows Mini size


  1. Add milk, half and half, sugar, chocolate chips, cocoa powder, vanilla extract in a slow cooker

  2. Stir to combine everything together.

  3. Cover and cook on Low heat for 2 hours, making sure to mix at least once halfway through. 

  4. When the cook time is over, the chocolate should be fully melted and milk should be warm. Turn off the heat and mix everything together.

  5. Top off with mini marshmallows. 

  6. Cover and let it sit for 5 minutes to allow the marshmallows to soften.

  7. Serve hot chocolate in individual cups and garnish with more marshmallows. Enjoy!

Recipe Notes

  • Read all my tips above.
  • Leftovers can be stored in the fridge for up to 3 days and reheated in the microwave or stovetop. 
Nutrition Facts
Crockpot Hot Chocolate
Amount Per Serving
Calories 275 Calories from Fat 99
% Daily Value*
Fat 11g17%
Saturated Fat 7g35%
Cholesterol 28mg9%
Sodium 86mg4%
Potassium 322mg9%
Carbohydrates 38g13%
Fiber 2g8%
Sugar 33g37%
Protein 7g14%
Vitamin A 380IU8%
Vitamin C 0.2mg0%
Calcium 224mg22%
Iron 0.9mg5%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.