Now that winter is here, it’s time to swap out the ice cold beer for a nice warm drink. What better way to get in the holiday spirit than to spike your favorite winter childhood drink?

This hot chocolate will remind you of keeping warm on those cold days playing out in the snow… Except this time, it’ll keep you warm in more ways than one. Catch my drift?

Get turnt and relive your childhood memories with this boozy peppermint hot chocolate as you sit by the fireplace and watch the snow fall.

Boozy Peppermint Hot Chocolate

  • Prep Time:2 minutes
  • Cook Time:3 minutes
  • Total Time:5 minutes
  • Servings:1
  • Easy


  • 1 packet hot chocolate mix
  • 1 shot peppermint schnapps
  • 2 candy canes
  • Whipped cream
  • Step 1

    Crush up a candy cane.

  • Step 2

    Wet the rim of your mug and dip it in the candy cane crumbs.

    Photo by Julia Muro
  • Step 3

    Follow the instructions on your hot chocolate mix and pour it into the mug.

  • Step 4

    Add a shot of peppermint schnapps to the hot chocolate.

  • Step 5

    Top your spiked hot chocolate with copious amounts of whipped cream and a candy cane.

    Photo by Julia Muro