How to Make Caramel Corn Hot Chocolate

Take your hot cocoa to the next level with this recipe from HGTV Magazine.

Happy Holiday Hot Chocolate

Happy Holiday Hot Chocolate

Photo by: Emily Kate Roemer

Emily Kate Roemer

Related To:

Time: 10 minutes | Makes: 4 servings

Ingredients

  • 4 cups whole milk
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 6 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1/2 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 1/4 teaspoon flaky sea salt, plus more for topping
  • Mini marshmallows
  • Caramel corn, roughly chopped
  • Honey-roasted cashews, roughly chopped

1. Combine the milk, sugar, cocoa powder, chocolate chips, butter, vanilla extract, and sea salt in a medium saucepan. Bring to a simmer over medium heat, whisking often, until the chocolate has melted and the mixture is smooth, about 4 minutes. Divide among 4 mugs.

2. Top each mug with mini marshmallows, caramel corn, honey-roasted cashews, and a pinch of sea salt. 

Next Up

Warm Up With a Spiked Hot Chocolate

Get the recipe for this tequila, mezcal and Mexican-spiced drink.

How to Make Toffee Hot Chocolate

Take your hot cocoa to the next level with this recipe from HGTV Magazine.

How to Make Spiced Hot Chocolate

Take your hot cocoa to the next level with this recipe from HGTV Magazine.

How to Make Homemade Granola

A groovy recipe for the cereal hippies made their own.

How to Make S'mores Healthy

The campfire classic goes guilt-free with this recipe for healthy s'mores.

How to Brine a Turkey

Dry turkey is a thing of the past with this recipe for garden herb and apple cider brine.

How to Make Buffalo Brussels Sprouts

Go garden to gridiron with this unusual halftime recipe.

How to Make Dill Pickles

A dill pickle recipe that keeps the dilly punch in the crunch.

How to Make Candy Apples

Learn how to make your own candy apples with this simple, step-by-step recipe.

How to Pickle Green Beans

This easy-to-make green bean quick pickle recipe makes for a zesty, crunchy snack.
More from:

Thanksgiving Ideas

Go Shopping

Refresh your home with stylish products handpicked by HGTV editors.

On TV

Good Bones

6am | 5c

Good Bones

7am | 6c

Good Bones

8am | 7c

Good Bones

9am | 8c

Good Bones

10am | 9c

Good Bones

11am | 10c

Good Bones

12pm | 11c

Good Bones

1pm | 12c

Good Bones

2pm | 1c

Good Bones

3pm | 2c

Good Bones

4pm | 3c

Good Bones

5pm | 4c

Good Bones

6pm | 5c

Good Bones

7pm | 6c
On Tonight
On Tonight

Good Bones

8pm | 7c

Good Bones

9pm | 8c

House Hunters

10pm | 9c

House Hunters

11pm | 10c

Good Bones

12am | 11c

House Hunters

1am | 12c

Good Bones

3am | 2c

Good Bones

4am | 3c

Good Bones

5am | 4c

Follow Us Everywhere

Join the party! Don't miss HGTV in your favorite social media feeds.

Related Pages