DIY Sweet Peppermint Hot Chocolate for the Holidays

By Ashleigh Braun
Peppermint Hot Chocolate

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas! And there is nothing better than sweet peppermint hot chocolate to get you in the Christmas spirit. Make this for the whole family on a chilly Florida night.

Peppermint Hot Chocolate


  • 4 ounces dark chocolate, finely chopped into small pieces
  • 4 ounces milk chocolate, finely chopped into small pieces
  • 2 cups milk
  • 2 cups half and half
  • 5 ounces marshmallow cream
  • 1/2 cup peppermint flavored syrup


On low heat, place chocolate pieces in slow cooker, and stir until melted. Add milk, half and half, marshmallow cream and syrup.

Cook on low for 2 hours, stirring occasionally.

Serve with peppermint sticks — perfect for stirring!


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