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This Homemade White Peppermint Hot Chocolate is a favorite in our home and a must have around the holidays!

White Peppermint Hot Chocolate

This homemade White Chocolate Peppermint Hot Cocoa is rich and creamy, and definitely worth the extra effort. It's sure to become a family favorite!

Course Drinks
Cuisine American
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 6 servings


  • 12 oz bag white chocolate chips
  • 1 cup heavy cream
  • 1/4 tsp peppermint extract or Peppermint Vitality™ essential oil
  • 4 cups 2% milk or (soy or almond milk)
  • Peppermint Marshmallows (optional) (optional)


  1. Melt white chocolate chips in a double boiler.

  2. Add heavy cream to melted chocolate & mix well until heated.

  3. Add peppermint extract; mix well.

  4. Add milk, one cup at a time, whisking frequently until mixture is hot. Serve immediately with Peppermint Marshmallows, or keep warm in crock pot.