Raspberry Hot Cocoa

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 10 min.


4 servings

Updated: Oct. 24, 2022
Garnished with whipped cream, chocolate curls and raspberry-flavored marshmallows, this cool-weather favorite goes from everyday to extra-special. —Andrew McDowell, Lake Villa, Illinois


  • 3 cups 2% milk
  • 1 cup frozen unsweetened raspberries, thawed
  • 6 ounces semisweet chocolate, chopped
  • 2 teaspoons sugar
  • Optional toppings: whipped cream, marshmallows and chocolate curls


  1. In a small saucepan, heat milk over medium heat until bubbles form around sides of pan (do not boil).
  2. Place the raspberries, chocolate and sugar in a blender; cover. While processing, gradually add hot milk in a steady stream. Strain; discard seeds. Serve in mugs; top with whipped cream, marshmallows and chocolate if desired.

Nutrition Facts

1 cup (calculated without toppings) : 325 calories, 17g fat (10g saturated fat), 14mg cholesterol, 92mg sodium, 38g carbohydrate (34g sugars, 4g fiber), 10g protein.