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Red Velvet Hot Chocolate

Jui Chakrapani
Red velvet hot chocolate is rich hot chocolate with beautiful red tint just like the red velvet cake.
Cook Time 7 mins
Course Dessert
Cuisine American
Servings 1


  • 1 cup full fat milk
  • 1/4 cup dark chocolate chips
  • 1 tbsp sugar optional
  • 1 tsp red food color
  • 1 tbsp marshmallows


  • Heat 1 cup full fat milk in a deep pan on medium flame.
  • Once the milk heats (around 2 mins later), reduce the flame to low.
  • Add 1/4 cup of dark chocolate chips to the milk.
  • Start stirring the milk in order to dissolve the chocolate chips. 
  • Once the chocolate chips begin to melt, add 1 tsp red food color.
  • Make sure the red color is good quality.
  • Stir everything together until the chocolate chip melts completely.
  • If you want, you could add 1 tbsp sugar for sweetness.
  • Bring it to a boil and then transfer it to a cup and serve.Add marshmallows for garnishing.
Keyword dark chocolate, hot chocolate, hot cocoa, red color, red velvet, red velvet cake, red velvet hot chocolate