Hot Chocolate


Hot chocolate made from scratch in the microwave. If your kids can use the microwave, they can make this recipe!

Prep Time:
3 mins
Cook Time:
10 mins
Additional Time:
2 mins
Total Time:
15 mins
3 servings


  • 3 cups milk

  • cup semisweet chocolate, grated

  • 1 tablespoon white sugar

  • ½ teaspoon ground cinnamon

  • 1 egg


  1. Put milk into a microwave-safe container and cook on High in microwave for 2 minutes. Mix in chocolate, sugar, and cinnamon. In a small bowl, whisk an egg until smooth, then mix it into the chocolate mixture.

  2. Return to microwave and cook on High for 3 to 4 minutes or until foamy (be careful not to let it boil.) Whisk until smooth and pour into 3 mugs. Garnish with a sprinkle of cinnamon if desired.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

256 Calories
13g Fat
27g Carbs
12g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 3
Calories 256
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 13g 16%
Saturated Fat 7g 35%
Cholesterol 82mg 27%
Sodium 123mg 5%
Total Carbohydrate 27g 10%
Dietary Fiber 2g 5%
Total Sugars 25g
Protein 12g
Vitamin C 1mg 3%
Calcium 298mg 23%
Iron 1mg 8%
Potassium 390mg 8%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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