Deluxe hot chocolate with marshmallows

A real treat for chocolate lovers – use 70% cocoa solids or milk chocolate depending on how chocolately you and the kids like it

  • Prep:2 mins
    Cook:5 mins
  • Serves 6
  • Easy

Nutrition per serving

  • kcal 437
  • fat 33g
  • saturates 18g
  • carbs 29g
  • sugars 13g
  • fibre 2g
  • protein 8g
  • salt 0.19g


  • 600ml milk
  • 142ml pot double cream
  • 100g chopped chocolate


Make it tipsy
For an alcoholic kick for the grown-ups, add 2 or 3 tbsp brandy.


  1. Pour the milk, double cream and chopped chocolate into a pan. Bring gently to the boil, whisking until smooth. Serve in individual cups or mugs topped with mini marshmallows and a little grated chocolate.

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