Creamy CrockPot Hot Cocoa 1

This is easy-peasy no hastle, put it all together and let it go hot chocolate, but the taste is scrumptious!  It really is amazing for such and no-fuss recipe.  I have options you might like also, as well as ideas for a hot chocolate bar for a party or get-together.

CREAMY CrockPot Hot Cocoa

Ingredients:

1 pint half and half

14 ounce can of sweetened condensed milk

6 cups of whole milk for richer flavor

1  1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract

1 package chocolate chips – milk or semi sweet; your preference (you could get adventurous and mix in some mint chocolate chips, butterscotch chips or even substitute white chocolate chips)


Directions:

Pour all the ingredients into a crock pot. 

Stir together, combing well. Creamy CrockPot Hot Cocoa 2Cover and cook on low for approximately 2-3 hours. Creamy CrockPot Hot Cocoa 3Occasionally stir until the mixture is hot and the chocolate chips are melted.   Whisk or stir well before serving.  Creamy CrockPot Hot Cocoa 4

This would be a fun one to have a few kinds going in crockpots and then several options for garnish such as: marshmallows, whipped cream, crushed candy canes, heath bits, crushed cookies, flavored syrups – let your imagination go wild and have FUN!

Carrie Groneman’s recipe, Copyright A Mother’s Shadow, 2016

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