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Decadent Red Wine Hot Chocolate

In search of a must-have drink for the winter? Look no further than red wine hot chocolate. Yes, you read that correctly—rich hot chocolate mixed with dry red wine is actually a (delicious) thing. This unique combination is sure to warm your bellies and satisfy any and all cravings.  

Serving size: 1


  • ⅔ cups red wine
  • 1 ½ tablespoons cocoa powder
  • 4 tablespoons simple syrup
  • 1 cup milk
  • Mini marshmallows


  1. In a saucepan over medium heat, combine the red wine and cocoa powder.
  2. Add the simple syrup, increase the heat, and bring to a boil while stirring.
  3. Reduce the heat to low, and add the milk, a little at time, and continue to stir.
  4. Pour into a mug, and serve with marshmallows.


Sip away your winter blues with a cup of red wine hot chocolate, and share your photos on Facebook and Instagram using the hashtag #ALMbites.