Frozen Hot Chocolate Popsicles for the Win

By Brittni • Updated on 02/14/2024

Frozen Hot Chocolate Popsicles

Have you ever had frozen hot chocolate? If you have, you know it’s pretty dang delicious. And if you haven’t, you should really give it a go!

It’s typically something I don’t think about until late fall / early winter, but right now, it feels like the perfect way to blend the seasons, while simultaneously taking into account that’s it’s still actually semi-hot here in Florida.

So…with that in mind, I turned the traditional frozen hot chocolate idea into a super easy popsicle recipe. Want to give it a try?

Here’s what you’ll need to make your own…

Hot Chocolate

Ingredients and Supplies:

  • Your favorite hot chocolate mix (go with a super rich hot chocolate)
  • Milk
  • Chocolate Syrup
  • Small Marshmallows
  • Popsicle Mold (I use this one from Amazon)
  • Popsicle Sticks

How To:

1. Prepare your hot chocolate, just as you would normally, in a mug in the microwave or over a stove. Whatever you prefer. *Be sure to use milk as opposed to water, for a richer taste.

2. While you are preparing your hot chocolate, sprinkle in a few marshmallows to each popsicle mold. Then pour hot chocolate into each popsicle mold, overtop the marshmallows. Only fill each popsicle well 1/3 to 1/4 full. Put in the freezer for roughly one hour. Or until frozen.

3. Remove from freezer and add popsicle sticks. Then pour a thin layer of chocolate syrup over each popsicle well.

4. Reheat your remaining hot chocolate and pour another 1/4 to 1/3 into each popsicle well. Add several marshmallows again and freeze again for one hour or until frozen.

5. Repeat steps 3 and 4 until the popsicles are complete. Freeze until completely hardened and enjoy!

As always, be sure to run the popsicle molds under warm water for 15-20 seconds to easily pop them out when you’re ready to eat.

Frozen Hot Chocolate Popsicles

Concept, photography, and styling by Brittni Mehlhoff

Are you a fan of frozen hot chocolate? Or do you like to stick with the traditional hot chocolate (unfrozen)?

For more popsicle recipes like this one, click here.

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this is such a good idea! I can’t wait to try them out for myself ^_^ xx


Definitely give it a try, Anna. They’re delicious.


An amazing idea. Seems so delicious. I need to try 🙂



Glad to hear that Stephanie. 🙂 I’m trying to convert everyone. haha.


What a great idea! You just might have another hot chocolate convert on your hands… Yums!

Stephanie Pollard

Thanks Geo and Courtney! I appreciate that.


Delicious post!


Yum! This is such a fun twist. Love the shots too, so talented!


Aw, thanks Sarah.


Oh my goodness… this is the most delicious dessert I’ve seen in a while! So creative!


You should give frozen a try, Jessica. I think you would like it.


I’m the same…I love, love chocolate bars but drinking chocolate does nothing for me at all….frozen sounds good though..

Jessica Rose

Thanks Kelly. Yeah, frozen hot chocolate is really good! It may make you change your mind about hot chocolate in general. 🙂


YUM! I’m actually not typically the biggest hot chocolate fan (I know, weird.), but frozen hot chocolate… that I can get behind! Especially since it’s still 80 degrees here in LA!

Kelly @ Studio DIY
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