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Decadent Peppermint Sipping Chocolate

DWELL by Michelle
Our Decadent Peppermint Sipping Chocolate is the perfect winter holiday drink! Made with just a few ingredients, this peppermint-infused hot chocolate takes only 10 minutes to make and is a sure crowd-favorite! Naturally gluten-free, and easily adapted to be dairy-free and vegan. 100% indulgent and 100% delicious!
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 5 mins
Total Time 10 mins
Course Drinks
Cuisine American
Servings 2 servings
Calories 243 kcal



  • Into a small pot, add in milk, chocolate, and honey. Heat on medium heat, stirring regularly until chocolate has melted. Remove from heat.
  • Add in salt, vanilla extract, and peppermint extract. Mix until thoroughly combined.
  • Pour into 2 large mugs, then top with whipped cream and candy canes. ENJOY!


Feeling adventurous? Add a shot of espresso and turn this into a delicious peppermint mocha!
Keyword candy canes, dark chocolate, Gluten-Free, holiday drink, hot chocolate, mint hot cocoa, peppermint drinking chocolate, whipped cream, winter drinks