If you're looking for a delicious whipped hot cocoa recipe, you've come to the right place! This recipe is easy to follow and will produce a cup of whipped hot cocoa that is sure to satisfy your sweet tooth. In addition, this recipe is perfect for gatherings with family and friends. So what are you waiting for? Let's get shakin'!
A cup of whipped hot cocoa is the perfect drink for any occasion. Whether you're looking for a cozy treat or just want to indulge in something sweet and delicious, this recipe has got you covered. It's great for holiday gatherings, family dinners, or even just as an after-dinner dessert.
Plus, it's easy to make vegan and gluten-free variations on this classic recipe so everyone can enjoy! So if you're in the mood for something warm and comforting that will satisfy your sweet tooth cravings, whip up some hot cocoa!
What Is Whipped Hot Cocoa?
Although traditional hot cocoa is served warm, whipped hot cocoa can be enjoyed both cold and as a topping on hot cocoa or other hot drinks.
When served cold, this delicious treat takes on an entirely different flavor profile that is sure to please your taste buds. The creamy texture of the chilled drink combined with the sweetness of the cocoa makes for a delightful experience that you won't soon forget.
Best of all, it's quick and easy to make so you can enjoy it any time! So if you're looking for something special to serve at your next gathering or just want to indulge in something sweet and delicious, give this chilled whipped hot cocoa recipe a try!
What Do You Need to make Whipped Hot Cocoa
Making whipped hot cocoa is a simple and easy process that anyone can do. All you need are some basic ingredients:
- 2 cups (16oz) Whipped Cream
- 2 tablespoon (1oz) Cocoa Mix
How to Make Whipped Hot Cocoa
In a large bowl, fold together the whipped cream and cocoa mix.
Spoon into glass carefully, not to mix anymore.
Drizzle chocolate sauce on top, or sprinkle chocolate jimmies.
What Are Some Fun Variations on Whipped Hot Cocoa?
One great example is our whipped strawberry milk where we use strawberry syrup instead of cocoa mix. With this you can create a whole bunch of variations by simply adding a different syrup or drink mix. Kool-Aid mix for the kids during the summer is a fantastic treat.
Really, the ingredients for this delicious whipped hot cocoa recipe are simple, which means that you can mix it up and create something epically new super easily. Some of my favorite ideas for creating a new twist on this recipe are:
- Cinnamon Spice Whipped Hot Cocoa
- Vanilla Bean Whipped Hot Cocoa
- Coconut Milk Whipped Hot Cocoa
- Peanut Butter Whipped Hot Cocoa
- S'mores-Inspired Whipped Hot Cocoa
- Salted Caramel Whipped Hot Cocoa
How Do You Store Leftover Whipped Hot Cocoa?
If you had your fill but do not want to throw it out, just place it in a freezer safe bowl and stick in the freezer. When you are ready to enjoy it once again, let it sit on the counter for 5 minutes and you are back to enjoying it again.
How to Make Vegan Whipped Hot Cocoa?
Making this whipped hot cocoa recipe vegan-friendly is incredibly easy. All you need to do is switch out the regular whipped topping for a plant-based alternative, such as almond or coconut milk; and then use vegan cocoa powder instead of the regular stuff. With just a few simple swaps, you'll have yourself a delicious cup of vegan whipped hot cocoa in no time!
How to Make Gluten-Free Whipped Hot Cocoa?
This recipe is naturally gluten-free, as the ingredients are typically gluten-free. But, just to make sure, look for the labels on your whipped topping and hot cocoa powder to make sure that they're gluten-free and you're good to go!
How to Make Whipped Hot Cocoa Into an Adult Beverage?
For those days when you want to add a little something extra to your whipped hot cocoa, consider turning it into an adult beverage! You can easily transform your whipped hot cocoa recipe into an indulgent and boozy treat with just a few simple ingredients.
All you have to do is mix in some of your favorite liqueurs, or you can even add some spirits for a boozy whipped hot cocoa experience. Whatever your preference is, the possibilities are endless when it comes to turning this delicious treat into an adult beverage!
So don't be afraid to get creative and take your whipped hot cocoa experience up a notch with these delicious ideas.
Some of my favorite add-ins to make a spiked whipped hot cocoa are:
- Baileys Irish Cream
- Southern Comfort
- Grand Marnier
- Crème de Menthe
Whipped Hot Cocoa
- 2 cups Whipped Cream
- 2 tablespoon Cocoa mix
- In Large bowl, fold together whipped topping and cocoa mix.2 cups Whipped Cream, 2 tablespoon Cocoa mix
- Spoon into glass carefully, not to mix anymore.
- Drizzle chocolate sauce on top, or sprinkle chocolate jimmies.
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