5 from 4 votes
Say hello to the sweetest, creamiest way to warm up this winter!  A delicious mug of Homemade White Hot Chocolate is the tastiest treat and perfect for sipping when temperatures drop and the weather outside is frightful!
White Hot Chocolate
Prep Time
5 mins
Cook Time
10 mins
Total Time
15 mins
 

Say hello to the sweetest, creamiest way to warm up this winter!  A delicious mug of Homemade White Hot Chocolate is a tasty treat and perfect for sipping when temperatures drop and the weather outside is frightful!

Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Servings: 4 people
Calories: 470 kcal
Author: Amy Nash, House of Nash Eats
Ingredients
  • 4 cups whole milk
  • 1 cup (8 ounces) chopped white chocolate or white chocolate chips
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • Pinch of salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon peppermint extract (optional)
Instructions
  1. In a medium saucepan, combine the milk, white chocolate, vanilla and salt over medium-low heat.  

  2. Heat, whisking frequently, until the chocolate is completely melted, but do not let the mixture come to a boil.  Remove from heat and stir in peppermint extract, if using.

  3. Pour into mugs and serve with marshmallows, whipped cream, white chocolate shavings, crushed candy canes or sprinkles.

Recipe Notes

Recipe adapted slightly from The Recipe Critic.

Nutrition Facts
White Hot Chocolate
Amount Per Serving
Calories 470 Calories from Fat 234
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 26g 40%
Saturated Fat 16g 80%
Cholesterol 36mg 12%
Sodium 158mg 7%
Potassium 491mg 14%
Total Carbohydrates 46g 15%
Sugars 47g
Protein 11g 22%
Vitamin A 8.3%
Vitamin C 0.4%
Calcium 39.3%
Iron 1.2%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.