Kahlua Hot Chocolate

Vickie Parks


This is a delicious hot chocolate recipe. And with the addition of Kahlua, it's an adult-only beverage (not for kids).


★★★★★ 4 votes

5 Min
5 Min
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  • 2 c
    milk (i used 2%)
  • 2 Tbsp
    granulated sugar
  • 1 1/2 Tbsp
    dutch-process unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1/4 tsp
    ground cinnamon
  • 1 pinch
    ground nutmeg
  • 1 oz
    kahlua coffee liqueur
  • 1 small
    handful miniature marshmallows, for serving
  • 1 Tbsp
    caramel ice cream topping, for serving
  • 1 Tbsp
    chocolate syrup, for serving

How to Make Kahlua Hot Chocolate


  1. In a medium saucepan, combine milk, sugar, cocoa powder, cinnamon and nutmeg over medium heat until heated through, about 2-3 minutes. Remove from heat and stir in coffee liqueur.
  2. Top with mini marshmallows, and drizzle caramel topping and chocolate syrup over marshmallows, if desired.
  3. Serve immediately.

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About Kahlua Hot Chocolate

Course/Dish: Chocolate, Hot Drinks, Cocktails
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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