Recipe: Cocoa Hot Chocolate

What is better in Winter than hot chocolate? A warm, rich and nourishing hot chocolate.  I make this for my boys on a cold winters morning as they get up for school.

cocoa hot chocolate recipe


  • 1 teaspoon cocoa powder
  • 1 teaspoon coconut palm sugar
  • 1/4 cup dark chocolate chips
  • 1/2 cup soya or normal milk
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
  • Whipped cream (topping)




Melt chocolate chips in double boiler (you can add a touch of fresh cream to chocolate for a smoother finish)

Rim your mug or cup into melted chocolate and pop in the freezer to solidify

Once chocolate rim is set take your cup out of the freezer

Add melted chocolate to your mug or cup

Add vanilla extract

Add cocoa powder and palm sugar

Add warm milk and cinnamon 

Top with whipped cream and a sprinkle of cocoa powder on-top 

Cocoa Hote Chocolate Recipe
Recipe: Cocoa Hot Chocolate