Chocolate Hot Buttered Rum Mix (EASY HOMEMADE GIFT!)

Chocolate Hot Buttered Rum Mix is such an easy, creative, and DELICIOUS easy homemade gift for Christmas (or anytime)!

Chocolate Hot Buttered Rum Mix in a glass jar

Hot Buttered Rum Mix

Chocolate Hot Buttered Rum Mix is easy to make, and turns into the most delicious drink. Make it as a gift, or keep it for yourself!

This post is going to be short and sweet. It’s a simple mix you can make and save to use throughout the winter season, any time you’re carving a special treat. Or you use it as an easy homemade Christmas gift for friends, co-workers, or whoever is on your list.

Make this for your friends. Give it away for Christmas! You’ll be giving away the tastiest cocktail mix known to man and creating holiday smiles left and right. Doesn’t that sound nice? This Chocolate Hot Buttered Rum Mix is the perfect homemade gift this season and is on a mission to spread holiday cheer.

Make This Chocolate Hot Buttered Rum Mix for everyone on your Christmas list!

Chocolate Hot Buttered Rum Mix in a glass jar with a small spoon

Chocolate Hot Buttered Rum Mix in a glass jar

Easy Homemade Holiday Gift

This chocolate hot buttered rum mix makes the PERFECT Christmas gift. I know we all need simple gifts for friends, family, co-workers, neighbors…the list goes on and on. It can be tough to come up with the right gift for everyone, but this is a real pleaser. Who wouldn’t love a delicious treat?

It doesn’t look the prettiest while it’s in the jar…I get it. But trust me, when you mix it with rum and boiling water it creates a masterpiece. A hot holiday delicious masterpiece that tastes like liquid brownie batter.

This Malted Homemade Hot Chocolate Mix is another easy Christmas gift you can make too!

Chocolate Hot Buttered Rum, my absolute FAVORITE warm cocktail recipe for the holidays (or all Winter!) Tastes like liquid brownie batter!

How to Make Hot Buttered Rum Mix

This hot buttered rum mix is so easy to make! And the best part is YOU CAN FREEZE THIS! It will stay good in your fridge for up to a couple weeks, or you can freeze it for up to two months. That means you can make these amazing Hot Chocolate Rum Cocktails ON DEMAND all winter long. No need to make them from scratch every single time when you’ve got this mix on hand.

To make the mix:

  1. Use a stand mixer with the paddle attachment; cream together the softened butter, cinnamon, and brown sugar.
  2. Slowly add in the cocoa powder and continue mixing.
  3. The final result will have a consistency similar to a sugar scrub.

Store the mix in an airtight container in your refrigerator or freezer. If you are making this as a gift, get a cute jar to give along with it.

When you’re ready to make hot buttered rum, just combine the mix with rum and hot water, Head HERE to get full instructions on how to make the drink.

Don’t like Rum…..Try it with Tequila here!

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Chocolate Hot Buttered Rum Mix in a glass jar

This hot buttered rum mix is so perfect for the holidays season. Whether you make it as a gift, or keep it for yourself, you’re going to love it. Sip away!

See the recipe card for details on how to make Chocolate Hot Buttered Rum Mix. Enjoy!


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Chocolate Hot Buttered Rum Mix is such an easy, creative, and DELICIOUS easy homemade gift for Christmas (or anytime)!
Chocolate Hot Buttered Rum Mix
Total Time
10 mins
Chocolate Hot Buttered Rum Mix is such an easy, creative, and DELICIOUS easy homemade gift for Christmas (or anytime)!
Course: Drinks
Cuisine: American
Keyword: hot buttered rum
Servings: 8
Calories: 330 kcal
Author: Becky Hardin - The Cookie Rookie
  1. In a stand mixer using the paddle attachment, cream together the butter, sugar, and cinnamon.
  2. Slowly incorporate your cocoa and mix until relatively smooth. It will have the consistency of a sugar scrub.
  3. Keep in an airtight container for up to two weeks in your fridge or up to two months in your freezer.
  4. To assemble your Chocolate Hot Buttered Rum, Click HERE

Nutrition Facts
Chocolate Hot Buttered Rum Mix
Amount Per Serving
Calories 330 Calories from Fat 108
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 12g 18%
Saturated Fat 7g 35%
Cholesterol 30mg 10%
Sodium 118mg 5%
Potassium 196mg 6%
Total Carbohydrates 58g 19%
Dietary Fiber 2g 8%
Sugars 53g
Protein 1g 2%
Vitamin A 7.1%
Calcium 6.3%
Iron 8.6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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nicole (
This is brilliant, what an idea! I would luuuurve to get this as a gift (of course, it wouldn't last long at all...). Thanks so much for sharing, Becky and have a wonderful Thanksgiving. :)
Sharon @ What The Fork Food Blog
I love this idea for a homemade gift! Except I love it so much I might not want to give it away ?
Angie | Big Bear's Wife
This is such a great little gift idea! Gift that with a little airplane bottle of rum!! Perfect!
Kimberly @ The Daring Gourmet
I think I would enjoy plopping a few of these into my hot chocolate!
Ashlyn @ Belle of the Kitchen
I have never had one of these fabulous drinks before and right now that's just about all I can think about! I can think of tons of people I know that would LOVE to get this as a gift, too! Awesome idea!
Jenny | Honey and Birch
I want to make this for everyone I know for Christmas - I think this is a great way to keep friends and make my in-laws happy ;)
Michelle | A Latte Food
I would love it if someone gave this to me! Genius.
Maryanne @ the little epicurean
Chocolate hot buttered rum available any time I want?! Count me in!
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