This quick and easy Nutella Hot Chocolate is the perfect cold-weather drink for the entire family and one of our favorite hot cocoa recipes! Made with chocolate and hazelnut spread, it will be your family's new favorite.
Nothing compares to a good cup of hot chocolate, it is truly divine! Be sure to check out our other hot chocolate and Nutella recipes below too!
Why You Will Love this Recipe
Nutella Hot Chocolate is a treat I am enjoying right now. This easy hot chocolate recipe has a delicious flavor and is perfect for cold days and evenings.
Hot chocolate is a favorite cold weather drink and we make different versions every year. Creamy Nutella comes together with warm milk for a fantastic treat for Nutella lovers.
This one is made extra special by adding some Nutella spread. Have you ever added Nutella to hot cocoa? If you haven't and you love Nutella, you must try this. I love all things Nutella and have made Nutella Cookies, Nutella Mug Cakes, Stuffed Nutella Cookies and Nutella Pastries, but this is the easiest Nutella recipe ever.
This hot cocoa with Nutella recipe is super simple to make, and it makes a really special warm drink for winter. . It is hazelnut goodness in a mug!
I suggest making this on the stove top as it just takes a few minutes and you want the chocolate to really warm up. But you can also make this in your slow cooker if you are making a big batch for a crowd. Everyone will love the Nutella flavor!
It is such an easy recipe and you likely already have the ingredients on hand. For another great hot drink recipe, be sure to check out my Hot Vanilla Milk recipe.
Top with whipped cream....and sprinkles....so tasty!
Ingredients For Nutella Hot Chocolate
milk - I use 2%, but you can use whole milk or even a dairy-free milk if you want.
mini marshmallows (optional)
It is so good and tasty! I do not like adding additional sugar but you can if you want it a little sweeter. You can serve it in a clear mug for a delicious hot chocolate!
Recipe Variations, Notes and Substitutions
- Top with whipped cream or marshmallows and some chocolate sprinkles or chocolate shavings.
- For a richer drink, add 2 tablespoons of heavy cream.
More Hot Chocolate Recipes
Slow Cooker Hot Chocolate – Let the sweet smell of hot cocoa warm your home!
White Hot Chocolate – A wonderful White Chocolate version of hot cocoa.
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Nutella Hot Chocolate
Nutella Hot Chocolate
- 2 cups of milk 2 %, whole or even almond milk works
- 2 tablespoons cocoa
- 2 tablespoons Nutella
- 2 teaspoons sugar
- Pour the first four ingredients into a small saucepan and warm on stovetop 3-5 minutes over medium heat.
- Stir often until Nutella is dissolved.
- Pour into a mug.
- Top with whipped cream and some sprinkles and serve.
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