Warm Winter Drinks for Kids

Vanilla hot chocolate, spiced apple cider, and more

Mexican Hot Chocolate

Wintertime means making snow angels, building forts, and throwing epic snowball fights. Even Californians get a little rain, worthy of griping. So to welcome your kids back into the house after a long, cold play outside, here are the best sweet, hot drinks that are both kid- and adult-friendly.


Mexican Hot Chocolate with Dulce de Leche Cream

This creamy Mexican hot chocolate has an optional kick for adults in that decadent dulce de leche!

Make Mexican Hot Chocolate with Dulce de Leche Cream.


Hot Apple Cider with Honey-Rum Marshmallows

Kids will drink anything with marshmallows, but these fluffy mounds of honey-rum extract are a happy surprise.

Make Hot Apple Cider with Honey-Rum Marshmallows.


Hot Toffee Chocolate

If someone took a candy bar and melted it into a hot chocolate drink, this would be the result.

Make Hot Toffee Chocolate.


Melted Ice Cream Cocoa

Melted. Ice. Cream. Cocoa. ’Nuff said.

Make Melted Ice Cream Cocoa.






Peppermint Hot Chocolate

The flavors of the season are alive and bright in this hot chocolate that puts all those leftover candy canes to use!

Make Peppermint Hot Chocolate.




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— Jen Genova, Babble


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