Peppermint Mocha Scorching Chocolate Bombs

 Peppermint Mocha Scorching Chocolate Bombs are the right DIY vacation present with easy components. Comply with this straightforward tutorial to make scrumptious, festive sizzling chocolate bombs with a caffeinated twist!

The inside of a hot chocolate bomb.

This 3-Ingredient Peppermint Bark Recipe is one other scrumptious and EASY sweet concept. Everybody loves discovering do-it-yourself presents of their stocking!

Peppermint Mocha Hot Chocolate Bombs

Many of the 12 months, my sizzling beverage of alternative is— you guessed it—espresso, and throughout the winter months, a Peppermint White Chocolate Mocha to be actual!
For those who’ve been following me for a whilst you should know that I’ve by no means actually cherished a cup of sizzling cocoa.
BUT, I’m a HUGE fan of peppermint. So, right this moment I deliver to you a enjoyable twist on these commonplace sizzling chocolate bomb recipes.

Instantaneous cocoa combine is okay, however do-it-yourself is simply so a lot better! Have you ever tried this Cherry Scorching Chocolate recipe but? It tastes like chocolate lined cherries! I really like utilizing immediate cocoa combine and cherries to make this No Bake Cherry Scorching Chocolate Cheesecake too.

For those who haven’t made your personal Scorching Chocolate Bombs but, you’re in for a deal with. When you learn to make them, you’ll need to strive ALL the flavour variations on the market from basic milk chocolate to right this moment’s peppermint model.

A tray of bombs for hot chocolate with peppermint and instant coffee.

What are Scorching Chocolate Bombs?

Scorching Chocolate Bombs are hole balls of chocolate with sizzling cocoa combine inside. You add one to your mug, pour sizzling milk on high, and stir. The chocolate shell and blend dissolve like magic to create a luscious, creamy cup of cocoa.

This DIY sizzling chocolate bombs recipe is designed with espresso lovers in thoughts! Just like the Starbucks Peppermint Mocha, it blends wealthy chocolate with refreshing peppermint and simply the correct quantity of espresso. It’s precisely the drink I need to take pleasure in once I’m wrapping presents or stress-free with a favourite Christmas film.

I like to wrap them up and place them in fairly espresso mugs to offer away as presents. You may make a giant batch of cocoa bombs in about half-hour and have a enjoyable, customized current for everybody in your checklist!

Ingredients for Peppermint Mocha Hot Chocolate Bombs

What do I would like?

To make peppermint sizzling chocolate bombs, you’ll want these components:

  • Peppermint candy melts
  • Chocolate melts Or chocolate almond bark.
  • Scorching chocolate combine – Make sure that to make use of the moment combine right here, not cocoa powder.
    You possibly can even add a do-it-yourself sizzling chocolate combine for those who’d like.
  • Instantaneous espresso – For a stronger espresso taste, use immediate espresso as a substitute.
  • Miniature marshmallows
  • Crushed peppermint sweet – Crushed sweet canes are excellent right here!
  • And naturally, some hot chocolate bomb molds!

The marshmallows are an important a part of the new cocoa expertise, don’t you suppose? For those who like marshmallows in your mug too, you’ll love this Scorching Chocolate Brownies recipe!

You’ll additionally want molds for forming the cocoa bombs. I used two of these silicone molds to create 6 cocoa bombs.

Process shots for Peppermint Mocha Hot Chocolate Bombs

How do I make sizzling cocoa bombs recipe?

First, soften the peppermint sweet melts. Spoon one tablespoon of the melted sweet into the underside of every of the 6 molds.

Use the again of a spoon to clean the sweet all the way in which up the edges of the silicone mould. Refrigerate for five minutes, then test to see if the peppermint layer is agency.

If it appears skinny and translucent, add one other layer of melted peppermint then refrigerate for one more 5 minutes.

Now soften the chocolate and spoon it into the remaining 6 sides of the mould, similar to you probably did with the peppermint.

As soon as the chocolate halves have hardened, it’s time to place the whole lot collectively!

Process shots for Hot Chocolate Bombs

How you can assemble sizzling chocolate bombs

Spoon sizzling cocoa combine, immediate espresso and mini marshmallows into 6 of the chocolate spheres. You possibly can toss in just a few crushed peppermint items for those who really feel prefer it, too!

Warmth a small frying pan on the range over medium warmth for about 2 minutes. Take away it from warmth. Take away the hardened peppermint halves from their molds.

Place every peppermint half on the skillet for just a few seconds. Simply lengthy sufficient to melt the perimeters.

Instantly place it over one of many chocolate halves. Pipe a line of the melted chocolate over the seam to seal. Repeat with the remaining peppermint halves.

You’ll get 6 excellent Christmas Scorching Chocolate Bombs!

I wish to drizzle chocolate on high of the assembled cocoa bombs, too. Then press just a few crushed sweet peppermint candies over each for a festive look.

The inside of a peppermint hot chocolate bomb.

How you can serve sizzling chocolate bombs in a mug of sizzling milk

Making sizzling chocolate from sizzling cocoa bombs is fairly easy:

  • Put sizzling chocolate bomb on the backside of a mug.
  • Pour 6 oz of sizzling water or milk on high.
  • Stir till chocolate is dissolved.

I like to write down up the directions on somewhat Christmas card and embrace it with the present, too. It’s a enjoyable option to present recipients with the additional customized and considerate contact.

Peppermint Recipes

The vacation season is prime time for peppermint!

I made this Peppermint Brownie Pie just lately and it was an immediate hit. It tastes lots like these Straightforward Peppermint Brownie Bites, one other chocolate-peppermint deal with my household loves.

For those who want a straightforward option to dress-up chocolate cupcakes for the vacations, do that Peppermint Buttercream Frosting. You possibly can unfold it on cookies or cake, too! That do-it-yourself frosting can be unbelievable on these Peppermint Sugar Cookie Cups and Peppermint Frosted Sugar Cookies.

Strive all of our fashionable peppermint recipes this December . . . .

Peppermint Hot Chocolate Bombs

Chocolate Desserts

Peppermint Scorching Chocolate Bombs are a drink and a dessert multi function. Since you possibly can by no means have too many chocolate dessert recipes, listed here are just some of the zillions (effectively, it looks as if zillions!) of chocolatey recipes I’ve created and shared over time.



Maintain a watch out for my latest recipes!

A bomb for hot chocolate with peppermint and instant coffee in a mug.

Impress your loved ones and buddies with these enjoyable and festive DIY Peppermint Mocha Scorching Chocolate Bombs! These crammed chocolate bombs make nice presents, and so they’re a enjoyable deal with to take pleasure in after a day of taking part in within the snow!

Peppermint Mocha Hot Chocolate Bombs

Created by: Lynne Feifer

Peppermint Mocha Scorching Chocolate Bombs

 Peppermint Mocha Scorching Chocolate Bombs are the right DIY vacation present with easy components. Comply with this straightforward tutorial to make scrumptious, festive sizzling chocolate bombs with a caffeinated twist!

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  • In a medium bowl, soften peppermint sweet melts for 30 seconds. Stir and reheat once more for 10 second intervals till utterly melted.

  • Place 1 tablespoon of the into every of the six half bomb molds. With the again of the tablespoon, clean the melted peppermint up the edges till the half sphere cavity is totally coated.

  • Refrigerate for five minutes or till peppermint hardens. If essential, add a second tablespoon of melted peppermint and clean till utterly coated once more. Refrigerate for a further 5 minutes.

  • Gently take away the hardened peppermint out of the molds and put aside.

  • Repeat steps 1-4 utilizing the chocolate. Soften within the microwave, clean into mould, and refrigerate, including a second coating if desired.

  • After the 6 peppermint and 6 chocolate molds have hardened, put one tablespoon of sizzling chocolate combine in every of the chocolate molds, adopted by a teaspoon of the moment espresso, and 8-10 mini marshmallows. You may additionally add a small quantity of crushed peppermint candies if desired.

  • To seal the new chocolate bombs. warmth a medium-size skillet on medium warmth for two minutes and take away from warmth. Place every peppermint half one after the other onto the skillet with the perimeters towards the pan for just some seconds, permitting the chocolate to barely soften.

  • Place the peppermint half of the bomb onto a chocolate aspect. Put the remaining melted chocolate right into a piping bag or Ziploc bag and pipe a skinny line across the center to cowl the seam.

  • Pipe extra chocolate excessive and beautify with crushed peppermint candies, if desired.

  • To serve, place into mugs and canopy with sizzling milk or sizzling water to take pleasure in after stirring.


Serving: 1serving | Energy: 228kcal | Carbohydrates: 37g | Protein: 1g | Fats: 9g | Saturated Fats: 8g | Polyunsaturated Fats: 0.01g | Monounsaturated Fats: 0.01g | Trans Fats: 0.04g | Sodium: 163mg | Potassium: 36mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 32g | Vitamin A: 2IU | Calcium: 17mg | Iron: 0.3mg

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