"healthified" Decadent Hot Chocolate

READY IN: 15mins
Recipe by lauralie41

A recipe from Tablespoon.com that makes a healthier version of hot chocolate. 50% fewer calories, 77% less fat and 20% more calcium than the original recipe.

Top Review by Baby Kato

Excellent Hot Chocolate Lauralie. I enjoyed it so much. I used 1% milk and dairy milk chips. So yummy, I did garnish mine with whipped cream. Thanks for sharing Lauralie, I will be making this decadent treat again. :)

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 2 tablespoons unsweetened baking cocoa
  • 2 12 cups nonfat milk (skim)
  • 12 cup fat-free half-and-half
  • 14 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips (1 1/2 oz)
  • 12 teaspoon vanilla


  1. Mix together the sugar and cocoa in a 2-quart saucepan. Stir in the skim milk and half and half until well blended and cook until heated. Do not bring to a boil. Remove pan from heat.
  2. Whisk in chocolate chips and stir until chips are melted and the milk mixture is smooth. Stir in vanilla and pour into 4 mugs to serve.

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