A mug of Chocolate Covered Cherry Hot Chocolate and cherries.
Chocolate Covered Cherry Hot Chocolate
Prep Time
10 mins
 

This Chocolate Covered Cherry Hot Chocolate will become your new favorite "Cup of Cozy"! It'll warm you from the inside out during these cold winter months.

Course: Drinks
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Chocolate Covered Cherry Hot Chocolate
Servings: 2 people
Calories: 204 kcal
Author: Lynne
Ingredients
  • 1 tablespoon semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • 2 long stemmed maraschino cherries
  • 16 ounces whole milk
  • 2 1.38-ounce packets Swiss Miss Milk Chocolate Hot Cocoa Mix
  • 8 teaspoons maraschino cherry juice
  • Reddi Wip for garnish, if desired
Instructions
Chocolate Covered Cherries
  1. In a small microwavable bowl, heat semi-sweet chocolate chips for 30 seconds. Stir until smooth.

  2. Gently dip cherries into chocolate and slowly move to coat.

  3. Place onto a small plate lined with parchment and place into freezer to set for a minimum of 10 minutes.

Chocolate Covered Cherry Hot Chocolate
  1. Pour milk into a small saucepan and heat over medium-high heat until it starts to steam. DO NOT bring it to a boil.

  2. Pour the packets of Swiss Miss Milk Chocolate Hot Cocoa into each mug.

  3. Pour 4 teaspoons of the maraschino cherry juice into each cup.

  4. Slowly pour the milk into the cups and stir until well combined.

  5. Garnish with Reddi Wip whipped cream, if desired and the chocolate covered cherries. I stuck the chocolate covered cherries on a wooden skewer.

Nutrition Facts
Chocolate Covered Cherry Hot Chocolate
Amount Per Serving
Calories 204 Calories from Fat 90
% Daily Value*
Fat 10g15%
Saturated Fat 5g31%
Cholesterol 23mg8%
Sodium 108mg5%
Potassium 375mg11%
Carbohydrates 20g7%
Sugar 18g20%
Protein 7g14%
Vitamin A 365IU7%
Calcium 256mg26%
Iron 0.6mg3%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.