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Red Wine Hot Chocolate

Using store-bought chocolate milk and a slow cooker makes this boozy 5-ingredient hot chocolate a perfect drink for any cold-weather gathering.

Serves 10
Ready in 65 mins
Prep time 5 mins
Cooking time 60 mins
275 calories per serving


> 6 cups 1% chocolate milk
> 1 1/2 cup milk chocolate chips
> 3 cups fruity red wine
> 1 tsp vanilla extract

For Serving (optional):

> Whipped cream
> Marshmallows


In a 5- or 6-qt slow cooker, combine the chocolate milk, chocolate chips, red wine, vanilla, and a pinch of salt. Stir to combine and cover.
Cook on high for 30 min.–1 hour, until mixture is hot and chocolate has melted, whisking occasionally. Serve warm with the whipped cream and marshmallows, if desired.


Must be 21 years or older to purchase or consume alcohol. Please drink responsibly.

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