Healthy Hot Chocolate in a Slow Cooker and DIY Toppings Bar

easy healthy hot chocolate for group

Delicious, Easy & Healthy Hot Chocolate in a Slow Cooker and DIY Toppings Bar

This Hot Chocolate for a group recipe is soooo easy and budget friendly – it’s almost a Christmas Miracle! 

To get started all you need is real milk, chocolate and a slow cooker. From there you can build a Hot Chocolate Toppings Bar if you’re making this for a party. 

Creating a Hot Chocolate Bar for a party is a fun and low-cost dessert bar – great for a big group and a delicious way to get essential vitamins and minerals from California dairy! And making the hot cocoa in a slow cooker keeps it warm, easy to serve and easy to make.

First, I’ll share a delicious Hot Chocolate Recipe. You can fancy it up with a few extras for a variety of flavors.

Then, there’s a list of tips for making your own Hot Chocolate Bar.

healthy hot chocolate recipe

Making Hot Chocolate for a group is super easy and low cost. For the base you only need 2 ingredients!

And this recipe is healthier than most because we use California whole milk, which is packed with nutrition, and makes it extra creamy. Plus, it’s full of high-quality protein, calcium and vitamin D – which are essential nutrients for kids and adults.

(Bonus – This article from US News shares 5 Reasons to Start Eating Full Fat Dairy)

Hot Chocolate Recipe for a Group


  • 8 cups Real California whole milk
  • 2 cups chocolate chips (use less for a lighter cocoa)


Pour milk into slow cooker. Add chocolate chips and turn it on ‘High’.

Stir every…

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