The rich chocolaty deliciousness of hot chocolate, refreshingly frozen. My son and his friends cheer when I make this decadent treat! Top each serving with whipped cream. Sprinkle additional chocolate chips or chocolate shavings, if desired. Serve with a straw or spoon.


Recipe Summary

10 mins
15 mins
20 mins
45 mins
5 cups chocolate sauce


Original recipe yields 10 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Instructions Checklist
  • Place semisweet chocolate chips, milk chocolate chips, sugar, hot chocolate mix, and butter into the top of a double boiler over simmering water. Stir frequently, scraping down the sides with a rubber spatula to avoid scorching, until chocolate chips start to melt, about 5 minutes.

  • Stir evaporated milk slowly into the chocolate mixture until chocolate chips are halfway melted, about 3 minutes. Remove from heat; continue stirring sauce is until smooth and velvety, about 2 minutes more. Mix in vanilla extract. Let sauce cool to room temperature, at least 20 minutes.

  • Place 1 cup chocolate sauce, 4 cups ice, and 1 cup milk in a blender. Cover and blend until smooth; pour into 2 individual glasses. Refrigerate the remaining sauce.

Editor's Note:

Nutrition data for this recipe includes the full amount of chocolate sauce. The actual amount of chocolate sauce consumed will vary.

Cook's Note:

Make 2 servings at a time with the leftover chocolate sauce. Blend 1 cup sauce, 4 cups ice, and 1 cup milk for each batch.

Nutrition Facts

579 calories; protein 10.6g 21% DV; carbohydrates 72.6g 23% DV; fat 29.8g 46% DV; cholesterol 40.6mg 14% DV; sodium 192.7mg 8% DV. Full Nutrition

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Rating: 5 stars
Very rich but very good. I used sugar free hot chocolate mix and fat free evaporated milk. I can only imagine how much richer it would be with full fat evaporated milk. I would make this again. Thank you for the recipe. Read More