Coffee is great and all, but sometimes you want to mix it up a bit right? For this guide, I’ll be helping you work out whether or not you can use your coffee machine to make hot chocolate (we all know it is better after all!).
Yes, in general, Coffee Machines can also make hot Chocolate. That being said, the process is slightly different. You should always ask the manufacturer of your machine first as they will know the most about your coffee machine.
I found this really helpful guide to making hot chocolate with your coffee machine.
Why make Hot Chocolate in a Coffee Machine?
Humans have a habit of using things that weren’t made for the job, but there we are.
In order to get the best Hot Chocolate, I recommend buying a dedicated Hot Chocolate Machine first.
Nevertheless, if you don’t want to buy one, you may be able to use your coffee machine. Some of the reasons you might want to do this are as follows.
- Save money
- Make better hot chocolate than instant sachets
- You may not have the space for a hot chocolate machine
Cons of using a coffee machine
There are, of course, a few downsides to using a coffee machine to make hot chocolate, here are the main ones in my opinion.
- Risk of breaking machine
- Could taste like coffee