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Spiced Hot Chocolate

Homemade Spiced Cardamom Hot Chocolate

Homemade almond milk hot chocolate infused with warm cardamon and decadent dark chocolate to create the most satisfying cup of hot chocolate you've ever had!
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 15 minutes
Course: Drinks
Cuisine: American
Keyword: cardamom hot chocolate, homemade spiced hot chocolate, spiced hot chocolate, vegan hot chocolate
Servings: 2
Calories: 278kcal


  • 2 cups almond milk
  • 5 cardamom pods crushed
  • ½ cup chopped chocolate
  • 1 tsp vanilla optional
  • 1 pinch of salt optional
  • Whipped coconut cream for serving


  • In a saucepot, combine almond milk and cardamom pods.
    Hot Chocolate milk and cardamom
  • Bring to a simmer. Reduce heat and simmer for 10 minutes. Let the milk infuse for 10minutes more.
  • Strain the milk into a clean saucepot. Heat the milk again over medium heat.
    Hot chocolate strain
  • Stir in the chocolate, and vanilla and salt if using.
    Hot Chocolate add ingredients
  • Cook until the chocolate is melted.
    Hot chocolate heat c
  • Pour the hot chocolate into the serving glass and top with whipped coconut cream if desired.
    Hot chocolate pour



Calories: 278kcal | Carbohydrates: 31g | Protein: 3g | Fat: 18g | Saturated Fat: 9g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 2g | Monounsaturated Fat: 6g | Sodium: 333mg | Potassium: 186mg | Fiber: 5g | Sugar: 23g | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 330mg | Iron: 2mg
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