Mint Hot Chocolate

  • Serves

    serves 1

  • Cook

    5 minutes


By Elizabeth Chin

Published on December 21, 2016

Adding a mint tea bag is the perfect way to flavor hot chocolate. For a stronger mint flavor, steep the tea bag for longer, but you only need a couple minutes so the mint doesn't get too grassy. A couple fresh mint leaves don't hurt, either.

Hot Chocolate ingredients
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  • 2 tbsp. unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 2 tbsp. finely chopped milk chocolate or milk chocolate chips
  • 1 tbsp. sugar
  • 1 single-serving bag moroccan mint tea
  • Pinch of salt
  • 1 cup whole milk


Step 1

In a mug, add the cocoa powder, chocolate, sugar, and tea bag.

Step 2

In a small pot, add the milk and bring to a simmer over medium heat.

Step 3

Remove and transfer the milk to the mug. Let the tea bag steep for 2 minutes, then remove. Stir the hot chocolate until the chocolate is melted and the sugar is incorporated, and serve.

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