Slow Cooker Hot Chocolate – An old-fashioned hot chocolate recipe perfect for the holidays and so easy to make in the slow cooker!
I think we could all use a nice cup of this Slow Cooker Hot Chocolate right about now. I don’t know about y’all, but I’ve never looked so forward to a holiday season. We all need a little joy and celebration after this year!
And this Slow Cooker Hot Chocolate is so perfect to bring about joy! Who wouldn’t be happy when they see a big crock pot full of this stuff and all the mix-ins!
There are a lot of versions of this online. This one is more of a traditional old-fashioned recipe with evaporated milk and cocoa powder. It’s the kind of homemade hot chocolate I remember as a child. It’s perfect when you want to add in all the fun toppings but don’t want it way too sweet.
Make a Fun Hot Chocolate Bar:
Have little bowls for fun mix-ins filled with:
- Crushed peppermint
- Peppermint sticks or candy canes
- Mini Chocolate Chips
- Mini Marshmallows
- Canned whipped cream
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- 2 12 oz. cans of evaporated milk
- 3 cups 2% milk
- 1/2 - 3/4 cup sugar
- 1 cup hot water
- 1/2 cup cocoa powder
- Toppings: canned whipped cream, chocolate chips, marshmallows, crushed peppermint, peppermint sticks or candy canes
- Add evaporated milk and 2% milk to a large microwaveable bowl. Microwave for about 2 to 3 minutes or until hot.
- Pour milk into slow cooker. Stir in sugar, hot water, and cocoa powder.
- Cook on high for 2 hours or low for 4 hours.
- Serve each with optional toppings: marshmallows, crushed peppermint, peppermint sticks, chocolate chips, whipped cream.
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