Prep: 20 minutes

Cook: 5 minutes

Makes: 3 hot chocolates

What You’ll Need:

Hot chocolate

  • 1 litre milk
  • 4 tbsp drinking chocolate
  • Sugar to taste (optional)


  • Pretzel sticks
  • 9 medium size marshmallows
  • Orange jelly beans
  • 50g dark chocolate chips
  • Cocktail sticks

What To Do:

  • To make the marshmallow snowmen, thread three marshmallows onto a cocktail stick.
  • Using a spare cocktail stick, make small holes for your pretzel arms and legs and jelly bean nose.
  • Insert pretzel sticks into the holes for the arms and legs and an orange jelly bean for the nose.
  • Using a chocolate icing pen draw on the snowman’s buttons, eyes and mouth. Place to one side.
  • For the hot chocolate, put the milk into a pan. Bring to a simmer and spoon in 4 tablespoons of drinking chocolate, stir until dissolved.
  • Place the snowmen on top of your mugs and serve (be careful to remove the cocktail stick for little ones before tucking in).

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