Looking for a fun and super quick holiday recipe? This hot chocolate charcuterie board is perfect for you! This super simple DIY charcuterie board is such a fun addition to any holiday celebration or activity.
Where are my hot chocolate lovers?! As pumpkin spice season starts to fade away, I always end up picking up hot chocolate as my go-to drink! Who’s with me?! It’s the perfect drink for any holiday gathering, and I always keep my cup filled to the brim. Holiday celebrations are in full swing over here, and we have been so busy! It truly is the best time of the year!! As soon as November hits, we begin to prepare for everything this season has to offer. I’ve been nonstop shopping online for the perfect decorations for the holidays. Did anyone else start to decorate for Christmas even before Thanksgiving like me?! ‘Tis the season to get cozy and festive, and this is the perfect recipe to make the holidays even sweeter!
Hot Chocolate Charcuterie Board
Charcuterie boards have to be up there on the list as one of the quickest (and prettiest!) things to make. I love that you don’t have to put so much effort into them, and they always come out amazing! Being able to whip something up in literal minutes is always a plus, especially when you have kids running around! Creating dishes shouldn’t be stressful; as long as they’re made with love they’re going to be memorable to everyone! That is why this hot chocolate charcuterie board is going to be your next family favorite. It’s the perfect treat to bring the family together!
Recently, we have been watching a lot of movies as a family since being home much more. Family movie nights are seriously one of my favorite things to do together! It’s always been tradition to do Hallmark movie nights with my mom, and I’m definitely bringing that tradition into the mix with the kids as well. But you can’t have a fun movie night without festive treats! And this hot chocolate charcuterie board is the perfect addition.
Hot Chocolate Dessert Recipe
All you will need for this hot chocolate charcuterie board is your favorite platter, mini chocolate chips, crushed peppermint, pink and white marshmallow twists, mini marshmallows, graham crackers, chocolate mints and even chocolate syrup and whipped cream. Such a simple list of ingredients that will make the board super delicious! If you have other favorites you love to use to deck out a mug of hot chocolate, feel free to go all out! Add anything else you love to this board for the ultimate treat.
How to Make a Dessert Charcuterie Board
All you have to do is put out your favorite board or platter to use as a base. Then spread out all of your favorite toppings evenly throughout the board. You can swap out ingredients based on what your kids or guests like. That’s why charcuterie boards are so amazing, since you can tailor them to what your guests want, so you know everyone is going to be happy with it! Then, let everyone pick out their favorite mug and go to town on the perfect treat! I sometimes leave the hot chocolate in the crockpot so it can stay warm the entire night. So easy!
It is beginning to get colder over here, and that means the holidays are coming! Even with everything going on, we have not wanted to stop celebrating our everyday over here. There is so much to be thankful for and to celebrate, so we are going all out with fun treats! I love being able to create special memories with the kids, and I love doing that with fun recipes! I am a coffee cup half full kind of girl, so I love being able to pack our days to the brim with fun! I hope you guys enjoy this charcuterie board as much as my family. It truly is the perfect pairing for any fun holiday activity or movie night treat for your family. What is your favorite hot chocolate pairing that you’re going to add to your charcuterie board? I’d love to hear about it in the comments below to give me ideas on what to add to my next board!
Hot Chocolate Charcuterie Board
- Hot chocolate
- Mini chocolate chips
- Crushed peppermint
- Pink and white marshmallow twists
- Graham crackers
- Chocolate mints
- Chocolate syrup
- Whipped cream
- Pick out your favorite platter or use a wooden charcuterie board.
- Place each topping on a section of the board. Consider adding some of the toppings to small bowls.
- Make your hot chocolate, and then let everyone around the table pick out their favorite festive mug and deck out the perfect hot chocolate.