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Don’t Miss These Delicious 26 Hot Cocoa Party Ideas!

by Jillian Leslie on

Don’t Miss These Delicious 26 Hot Cocoa Party Ideas!

A hot cocoa party is a great way to kick off the festivities with your family or friends this holiday season. Check out all the fun hot cocoa party ideas we've rounded up to make your party one to remember.

There's something so comforting in a delicious hot chocolate when it's cold outside, so it makes total sense to have a hot cocoa bar at your winter party.

Triple Chocolate Amaretto Hot Cocoa Recipe

by Jillian Leslie on


I am a chocoholic, if you read my blog you know. It is my one major indulgence.

So now that it's getting colder, I wanted to post a hot cocoa recipe, but turn it up a notch. First, I added some amaretto to make it a little more "grownup." Then I put homemade chocolate whipped cream on top and finished it off with shaved dark chocolate, hence the triple threat. (I also added a few almond slivers and coconut shreds to give it texture.) One word... decadent!

FREE Holiday Party Printables from Giggles & Grace Designs

by Jillian Leslie on

If winter makes you think of hot cocoa, then have I got the printable collection for you! This "Baby It's Cold Outside" set was designed by Belinda from Giggles & Grace Designs. This collection has everything you need to throw a toasty holiday party including a hot cocoa bar!

The collection includes: invitations, a hot cocoa bar sign, party circles, a "Baby It's Cold Outside" sign, drink flags, hot cocoa bar signs, blank food signs, hanging gift tags, and a "Warm Up" banner.

TRENDS: Holiday Party Hot Cocoa Bars

by Jillian Leslie on


I'm so into hot cocoa bars this year because they're warm, tasty, inexpensive, and best of all... unexpected. Stealing from the traditional ice cream bar idea, a hot cocoa bar is where you set out cups of hot cocoa (or a carafe) and a selection of toppings and let your guests go to town.

For kids, I recommend putting out a variety of candy toppings (flavored marshmallows, crushed peppermint, M&Ms, etc.), and for adults, you can kick it up a notch by putting out some delicious liqueurs. Take a look at some of these fantastic ideas we've seen.