Grab a blanket and a mug of one of these specialty hot chocolates for the ultimate cozy treat.

Alex Loh
December 10, 2020
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Hot chocolate has quickly become one of the most popular beverages of 2020. From hot chocolate “charcuterie” boards to hot chocolate “truffles”, the wintry drink is having its moment in the sun. And luckily for us, Trader Joe’s has plenty of hot chocolate products to help us celebrate our love for hot cocoa.

We’ve rounded up our favorite hot chocolate products from Trader Joe’s, so you can easily grab them on your next trip (Be sure to keep an eye out for these other seasonal products). But if you don’t have a Trader Joe’s near you, don’t worry! You can find similar products online, so everyone can enjoy a rich, warming mug of hot chocolate.

The Best Hot Cocoa Products from Trader Joe’s

Snowman-Shaped Hot Cocoa Bomb

This adorable hot chocolate bomb is perfect for kids and adults of all ages. The white chocolate snowman melts in a glass of hot milk to reveal a stomach full of mini marshmallows and milk chocolate drops. You can find a snowman-shaped hot cocoa bomb for $1.99, but supplies are limited (Or, buy a similar snowman bomb online, Etsy, $4.)

Hot Chocolate Sticks

A box of these hot chocolate sticks would make an excellent stocking stuffer. To enjoy, grab one of these dark chocolate sticks and stir it into a glass of hot milk. You’ll be rewarded with a decadent mug of cocoa. You can find a 7.04-ounce box, which contains eight sticks, for just $3.29 (Or, buy a pack of milk & dark chocolate stir sticks online, Williams Sonoma, $14).

Peppermint Hot Chocolate

Peppermint and chocolate are the ultimate holiday flavor combination. This 8-ounce tin of chocolate shavings and peppermint would be great as hot chocolate, or you could get creative and add a dollop to your morning coffee for a DIY take on peppermint mocha. You can find a tin of this hot cocoa mix for $4.99 (Or, buy an even bigger tin online, Williams Sonoma, $20).  

Sipping Chocolate

This European-inspired hot chocolate is for all the chocoholics in your life. It’s rich, decadent and meant to be enjoyed slowly. A little bit of this chocolate goes a long way, and you can find a 9-ounce tin for $4.49 (Or, buy an even bigger tin online, Terrain, $20).