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Starbucks Snickerdoodle Hot Chocolate Recipe

This amazing Starbucks Snickerdoodle Hot Chocolate is incredibly good and perfect for cold days! Simple ingredients make an easy treat!

What is snickerdoodle hot chocolate?

It’s a sweet and rich chocolate drink, made with real chocolate, milk, and a special blend of spices. It’s then topped with whipped cream and a sprinkle of cinnamon.

This hot chocolate is the perfect treat for cold days! The simple ingredients make it an easy treat to make, and it’s so delicious!

If you love Starbucks hot chocolate, you’re going to love this snickerdoodle version! It’s even better than the original!

What does snickerdoodle hot chocolate taste like?

The chocolate is the dominant flavor in this drink, with a rich and sweet taste. There’s also a hint of cinnamon from the spices, which gives it a warm and cozy flavor.

The whipped cream and cinnamon topping add a lovely sweetness and creaminess to the drink, making it even more delicious!

What ingredients do you need for Snickerdoodle Hot Chocolate?

  • milk
  • cinnamon
  • chocolate syrup
  • caramel sauce
  • Garnish – Whipped Cream, Extra Cinnamon, Marshmallows

Where do you serve this amazing hot chocolate?

This hot chocolate is perfect for cold days! It’s also great for parties, because it’s so easy to make. Simply combine all of the ingredients in a pot on the stove and heat until piping hot. Then ladle into mugs and top with whipped cream, cinnamon, and marshmallows.

How long will this hot chocolate last?

This hot chocolate will last in the fridge for up to 3 days. Reheat on the stove over low heat, stirring frequently, until piping hot.

Can you freeze snickerdoodle hot chocolate?

Yes, this hot chocolate can be frozen! Simply place it in a freezer-safe container and freeze for up to 3 months. Thaw in the fridge overnight and reheat on the stove over low heat, stirring frequently, until piping hot.

What other toppings can you add to this hot chocolate?

There are so many delicious toppings that would be great on this hot chocolate! Try adding a scoop of ice cream, a drizzle of chocolate syrup, or even some crushed candy canes.

This hot chocolate is so rich and delicious, you’re going to love it! The simple ingredients make it an easy treat to make, and it’s perfect for cold days! So cozy up with a mug of this snickerdoodle hot chocolate and enjoy!

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Starbucks Snickerdoodle Hot Chocolate Recipe
Yield: 3 cups

Starbucks Snickerdoodle Hot Chocolate Recipe

Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 20 minutes

This Snickerdoodle Hot Chocolate Recipe is so yummy and perfect for a warm treat!


  • 3 cups of milk
  • 2 teaspoons cinnamon
  • ½ cup chocolate syrup
  • ¼ cup caramel sauce
  • Garnish - Whipped Cream, Extra Cinnamon, Marshmallows


  1. In a medium saucepan or pot add the milk, chocolate syrup and cinnamon and whisk together
  2. Cook on the stove until boiling, whisking every couple minute.
  3. Once it has reached a boil, turn the heat to low and let simmer for another 10 minutes, stirring every few minutes..
  4. Lastly, add the caramel sauce and stir until melted and incorporated.
  5. Serve while hot.


It is important to let the hot chocolate simmer for awhile so the cinnamon flavor can incorporate into the hot chocolate and give the snickerdoodle flavor

While the extra cinnamon and marshmallows and/or whipped cream are garnish, the extra sweetness from either addition adds to create the cookie flavor too.

Nutrition Information



Serving Size


Amount Per Serving Calories 340Total Fat 6gSaturated Fat 4gTrans Fat 0gUnsaturated Fat 2gCholesterol 21mgSodium 246mgCarbohydrates 64gFiber 3gSugar 54gProtein 10g

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