29 Creative and Healthy Hot Chocolate Recipes

29 Creative and Healthy Hot Chocolate Recipes

‘Tis the season for hot chocolate…. isn’t that how the song goes? 🙂 ‘Tis the season for healthy hot chocolate recipes too! These hot chocolate recipes are not only creative, they are healthy and yummy. Be sure to check them out!

Here’s a tip: did you know you can substitute cacao powder for cocoa powder? (Yes, you read that right, not a typo. 😉 ) Cacao powder comes from cacao beans, which come from the cacao tree. They are full of antioxidants and taste exactly like regular cocoa to me. A superior choice and a bag lasts me just about forever. Here’s the cacao I use and love:

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Give it a try, I’m certain you’ll love cacao powder as much as I do. (Non-GMO, Organic.)

Now, on to the recipes!


29 Creative & Healthy Hot Chocolate Recipes



AIP Hot “Chocolate” from The Whole Life Balance
Cardamom Spiced Hot Chocolate from The Homestead Garden
White Hot Chocolate from Nourishing Simplicity
Aztec Hot Chocolate from Food Your Body Will Thank You For
Mexican Hot Cocoa Mix from Raia’s Recipes
Peppermint White Hot Chocolate from Delicious Obsessions
Coconut Matcha Hot Chocolate from Bessie Bakes
Hot Cacao Drink from Fresh Bites Daily
Honey-Sweetened Hot Chocolate from Red and Honey
Gourmet Hot Chocolate from Health Nut Nation
Creamy Mayan Hot Chocolate from Learning and Yearning
Mexican Hot Chocolate from Nummy For My Tummy
Green Tea Hot Chocolate from Good Girl Gone Green



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29 Creative and Healthy Hot Chocolate Recipes

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7 thoughts on “29 Creative and Healthy Hot Chocolate Recipes”

  1. I never knew there’s a difference between cacao powder for cocoa powder. Thanks for enlightening me. The recipes are worth trying for!

  2. Thanks for sharing these links. My kids love hot chocolate and I can’t wait to try these variations. I know they will enjoy and love these recipes.


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