Basic Hot Chocolate Recipe

Basic Hot Chocolate is an amazingly delicious beverage recipe. Try this tempting and alluring Hot Chocolate; I am sure you will always want to have it in your coming parties!


Difficulty LevelEasyHealth IndexHealthy
DishInterest Group


 Dutch process cocoa1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
 Sugar2 Tablespoon
 Wafer1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Skim milk3 1⁄2 Cup (56 tbs)
 Vanilla extract1⁄2 Teaspoon

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1040 Calories from Fat 260

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 31 g47.2%

Saturated Fat 9.7 g48.7%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 39.5 mg

Sodium 1077 mg44.9%

Total Carbohydrates 165 g55%

Dietary Fiber 6 g23.8%

Sugars 114.3 g

Protein 32 g63.2%

Vitamin A 1.1% Vitamin C 13.5%

Calcium 107.7% Iron 1.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Combine cocoa and sugar in a large sauce-pan, stir until well blended.
Stir in water; bring to a boil.
Reduce heat to medium, and cook, stirring constantly, until cocoa and sugar dissolve.
Reduce heat to low, and add milk; cook until thoroughly heated.
Stir in vanilla.
Pour into mugs, and serve immediately.