Old Fashioned Hot Chocolate

READY IN: 5mins
Recipe by MammaChef

My Grandpa used to make this on cold winter nights, always hit the spot. Easy and delicious, warms you right up! Especially good with a shot of Baileys on a really cold night!

Top Review by Christen Skinner

this was really easy to make but I'll probably add more cocoa and sugar because it tasted mostly like warm milk

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 2 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa
  • 1 tablespoon sugar (more or less depending on preferance)
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 cup milk


  1. Heat milk, butter and vanilla on stove top until just boiling.
  2. Combine cocoa, sugar, cinnamon in mug.
  3. Pour milk into mug and stir.
  4. Top with whip cream if desired.

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