Ancient, Retro & High-tech Hot Chocolate Makers

Love a great cup of hot chocolate? Here are some amazing hot chocolate makers that take it beyond using a whisk!

Let’s begin with the ancient & most fun chocolate maker.

The Molinillo De Madera Para Chocolate, is a Mexican hot chocolate stirrer & frother that is still used today.

A molinillo [moh-lee-NEE-yoh] is an ancient Aztec pestle used to grind chocolate as it melts in hot milk when making hot chocolate.

molinillo hot chocolate stirrer

You roll the long handle between your palms just like a boy scout trying to make fire with a stick and moss.

The rings on the molinillo whip air into the milk and make it frothy.

(See video example below)

How to do Hot Chocolate (Mexican Style)

Retro Hot Chocolate Maker & Dispenser

Retro style in red with “chrome” accents, this 32 oz capacity hot chocolate maker heats and froths hot chocolate.

(Also froths.)

It is an easy-pour pitcher but also dispenses hot chocolate through a faucet for self-serve at a party.

The Retro Hot Chocolate Maker isn’t just for hot chocolate. It also makes café lattes, tea lattes, café mochas and more.

retro hot chocolate maker and dispenser
HCM700RETRORED | Retro 32-Ounce Hot Chocolate Maker & Dispenser

High-tech Secura Detachable Milk Frother & Steamer

The stainless-steel milk cafe has a jug spout which means you can pour without splashing and do barista art.

The Secura Detachable Milk Frother & Steamer is easy to clean with its removable dishwasher safe milk jug and lid. Milk jug is easily removed from the base for cleaning.

Heating whisk and frothing disks, for heating milk or creating hot or cold rich thick froth in minutes.

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secura milk warmer and frother

Want more? See our hot chocolate recipes.

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