There’s something so comforting about a steaming mug on a cold winter’s day, so give the gift of comfort with one of these warm and cozy hot chocolate gift sets. The ideal gift for cocoa lovers and chocoholics alike, these sets include a traditional Mexican version, a classic Starbucks set including the mug, a dinosaur dig for young palaeontologists, and several ways to create your own using mason jars and other decorative items.
Hot Chocolate on a Stick Gift Set
Why give them one flavor of hot chocolate when you can give them four? This gift set makes this comforting drink easier and much more fun, as the chocolate sticks are simply stirred into hot milk until they’re melted. And with two of each flavor, you might get to sample them too.
For those times when they can’t get to their favorite coffee shop, this duo will make a great alternative. The classic barrel mug features the iconic green siren logo of Starbucks, and comes with one single serve sachet of Starbucks’ Classic Hot Cocoa so they recreate the experience at home.
How adorable are the tins in this hot chocolate gift set? Supplied with four tins in the pack, each one features a snowy woodland animal which just make you want to curl up with a cocoa, and contains 4 envelopes of delicious Swiss Miss hot chocolate in one of four delectable flavors.
Let them make hot chocolate the traditional Mexican way with this beautiful Molinillo kit, which includes a hand-carved alder wood whisk and five chocolate tablets. You can also add in the traditional red clay pot for real authenticity, and the optional pair of mugs for serving.
Decadent and as beautiful to look at as it is to taste, this set of five Bombombs will make a truly luxurious gift. With two flavors included – fudge brownie, and caramel candy – these bombs can be dropped into hot milk to dissolve, before releasing a stash of chewy marshmallow from their center.
This is the most novel way of making hot chocolate you’ll ever see, and it’s perfect for kids and adults alike with a penchant for prehistoric creatures. With hot chocolate soil and caramelized white chocolate bones, they can make up to 10 cups of cocoa with the stuff they excavate.
Treat them to enough hot chocolates to see them through an entire month and then some with this pack of 34 single serve drinks. Using hot water rather than milk makes these decadent drinks much quicker and easier, and they include flavors like chocolate supreme, and salted caramel.
If you know someone who deserves a little self-indulgence and pampering, treat them to this hot chocolate gift set from Godiva. Supplied with a white ceramic branded mug, this set also includes some decadent dark chocolate cocoa, and a trio of single truffles in three delicious flavors.
If they’ve been drinking the same old flavor of hot chocolate for years, it’s time to ring the changes with this set of four incredible varieties. Made with organic, sun-dried, heirloom cacao, these unique blends include flavors such as lavender mint, and vanilla orange, using powders and essential oils.
Give them enough cocoa to see them right through the festive season with this bumper pack of hot choccie sachets. Made with hot water for when they just can’t wait, or hot milk for a creamier, more luxurious indulgence, this pack contains 44 packets of powder, in 5 incredible flavors.
Beautifully presented in sweet glass bottles, these Silly Cow powders come in 4 amazing flavors. Perfect for cold winter evenings (or any evenings at all really), these indulgent drinks include Marshmallow Swirl, Chocolate-Chocolate, Chocolate Truffle, and the fun Chocolate Moo-usse. They can be made with water or milk, and topped with cream and marshmallows.
Christmas mugs can be bought at the Dollar Store, and they make a festive finishing touch to this sweet hot chocolate DIY. You can use ready-made mix or make your own (the recipe is included), and add marshmallows and crushed candy canes, before finishing off with a free printable topper.
Grab a selection of food-safe clear Christmas ornaments and fill them with the ingredients for a delicious single serving of hot choc. Layer the powder, sprinkles, choc chips, and then the marshmallows, and present them in a mug along with a chocolate dipped spoon for the perfect finishing touch.
Not only will this foodie gift look fab under the tree, but it will also greatly impress whoever receives it when they find out even the marshmallows are homemade! Layered inside a mason jar and decorated with ribbons, twine, or even tinsel, this gift will delight any cocoa lover.
This is a gift you can make for the kids or with the kids, but either way it’s absolutely adorable. Using a small mason jar, you can decorate it with pipe cleaner antlers, googly eyes, and a red pompom nose, before filling it with the makings of a delicious peanut butter hot chocolate.
Make sure they have all the ingredients for a delicious minty hot drink whenever they feel like it with this sweet DIY idea. Using a decorative 24oz jar, layer the cocoa mix, sugar, crushed candy canes, and marshmallows, and finish it off with a simple ribbon and gift tag.
Christmas can be challenging for vegans, but with this homemade hot cocoa mix, they can indulge while staying true to their principles. Made with cocoa powder and coconut palm sugar, this version also includes vegan chocolate chips and vegan marshmallows, too. All they need to add is their favorite plant-based milk.