Homemade Hot Chocolate

Yield: 6 servings
Prep Time:
5 mins
Cook Time:
45 mins
Total Time:
50 mins
Instant Pot Hot Chocolate is the perfect sweet treat and drink to celebrate the holidays!
Homemade hot cocoa is the perfect sweet treat and drink to celebrate the holidays! This recipe cooks in the Instant Pot or Slow Cooker to make things easy for holiday entertaining. #hotcocoa #drink #holiday #recipe
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  • 4 cups whole milk
  • 2 cups half and half
  • 1 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • 1 cup milk chocolate chips
  • 1/3 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/4 cup cocoa powder
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract (or extract of choice)


  1. In the Instant Pot, add all of these ingredients. Mix well. Place the lid on and set the manual timer for 1 minutes. Allow a natural release (about 30 minutes) and top with your favorite flavors such as salted caramel, peppermint, or chocolate sauce! Enjoy!

Nutrition Information

Calories: 389, Fat: 18.3g, Saturated Fat: 11g, Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.1g, Monounsaturated Fat: 0.5g, Cholesterol: 30.7mg, Sodium: 200.4mg, Potassium: 222.9mg, Fiber: 2.5g, Sugar: 42g, Protein: 14.1g, Vitamin A: 370%, Vitamin C: 0.7%, Calcium: 376%

*Nutritional information is an estimate. Please consult a doctor or nutritionist for the most accurate nutritional info.

Course: Drinks
Cuisine: American
Keyword: homemade hot chocolate, instant pot hot chocolate
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