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How to Make Hot Chocolate Bombs Without a Hot Chocolate Bomb Mold

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Have you tried to make hot chocolate bombs yet? If you haven't, you've still probably heard about them and how popular they've become. And, the great news is that you don't have to have any special mold to make the cocoa bombs with.

Check out the recipes below. Most of these recipes either use a bath bomb mold or an Instant Pot egg bites mold. Then there are also these hot chocolate bomb molds.

Take your pick. They all work pretty much the same.

Best Hot Chocolate Bombs

Best Hot Chocolate Bomb Recipes

Use a hot chocolate bomb mold to whip up these hot chocolate bombs, or use another mold to form these tasty and fun treats. You can use bath bomb molds or we like to use egg bite molds. Get creative!

Check out our recipes for the tools we used to make our hot chocolate bombs. You can get everything you need on Amazon.

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  • Glass bowl - Use this to melt the chocolate in. You can use your Instant Pot as a double boiler, or melt the chocolate in the microwave.
  • Disposable piping bag - Decorate the chocolate bombs with drizzles of chocolate. You can also pipe melted chocolate along the edge of the chocolate half before sealing it together with the other half.
  • Cookie sheet - Let the finished hot cocoa bombs solidify before storing.
  • Silicone sphere molds - You can use these sphere molds, egg bite molds, and a few other types of small spherical molds to make your hot cocoa bombs.


What are hot chocolate bombs?

Hot chocolate bombs are hollow chocolate balls that have the chocolate powder in them as well as other ingredients, depending on the type of chocolate bomb.

They might have mini-marshmallows or dehydrated marshmallows. They also might have bits of candy, chocolate chips, and even liquor.

How to make hot chocolate bombs?

Cocoa bombs are made by first melting chocolate and coating a spherical mold with the melted chocolate.

Then, the half-sphere is removed from the mold and filled with chocolate powder and other ingredients and the other half-sphere is sealed to it.

How to store? Do hot chocolate bombs need to be refrigerated?

No, hot chocolate bombs do not need to be refrigerated. They can be stored at room temperature for about 2 months.

How do you use hot chocolate bombs?

Add 1-2 hot cocoa bombs to a mug of hot water or milk. Stir it into the hot drink and watch it melt and do its magic!

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