Top Vegan Hot Chocolate Recipes
Been searching for the perfect vegan hot chocolate recipe to warm you up as the nights draw in? Well, consider your search over – here are our favourite plant-based hot chocolate reimaginings for every occasion (because when isn’t it the time for steaming mug of hot choc?)
Whether you’d like to recreate some childhood nostalgia or you’re simply looking for the perfect movie night drink, here are some of our all-time-favourite vegan hot chocolate recipes for you to make at home.
Val’s vegan dark hot chocolate recipe
We just can’t get enough of Val’s vegan dark hot chocolate recipe. It can be made with your favourite plant-based milk, so it safely sits in the dark hot chocolate camp over hot cocoa. It’s still as thick, rich and indulgent as you could hope; and according to the recipe, it’s definitely not for the faint of heart.
More vegan hot chocolate recipes
Looking to go all out with your plant-based hot chocolate? This recipe with homemade vegan marshmallow fluff really tops the charts when it comes to decadence.
This vegan white hot chocolate recipe from The Minimalist Baker is an indulgent (and secretly healthier) concoction of coconut milk and butter, maple syrup, vanilla, cacao butter and a touch of cinnamon, nutmeg and maca, making it a wholesomely sweet and warming drink.
Photo credits: The Minimalist Baker
Looking for a recipe that will help pick you up rather than wind you down? Why not take a look at this ultimate vegan hot chocolate recipe from The Vegan 8 with its hidden hit of espresso for a chocolatey-caffeinated buzz.
Fancy nibbling on solid chocolate as a companion to your vegan hot chocolate? Read this post on our favourite vegan dark chocolate for inspiration.
We once heard that hot chocolate should be thick enough to stand a spoon up in, what do you think? Let us know in the comments below.
By Fabian Jackson
Fabian is one of our lovely Content Marketing Assistants who loves writing almost as much as he loves coffee, old episodes of Escape to the Country (no judgement here), and cooking up a storm in his kitchen.