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Affogato al Hot Cioccolato
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5 from 3 votes

Affogato al [Hot] Ciccolato

A spin on the classic Italian Affogato dessert using hot chocolate and topped with other popular Italian treats like Baci chocolate & Nutella drizzle!
Prep Time5 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: Italian
Keyword: affogato, chocolate, dessert, holiday entertaining, ice cream, italian recipe ideas, Nutella, simple recipes
Author: House of Kerrs


  • 1 pkg Hot Chocolate per cup
  • Gelato or Ice Cream your favourite creamy flavour - we used a specialtyTorrone flavour
  • Baci Perugina Chocolates 1 per every 2 cups
  • 2 tbsp Nutella
  • 1 tsp water


Nutella Drizle

  • Add the Nutella + water to a small ramekin. Heat in microwave approx. 30 seconds. Stir well until lump-free & smooth enough consistency to drizzle.

Affogato al Hot Cioccolato

  • Make your favourite hot chocolate according to package directions in your favourite mug(s). Add a scoop of your favourite ice cream/gelato to each drink.
    Affogato al hot ciccolato Italian dessert drink
  • Drizzle the Nutella on top of each drink. Chop or smash the baci chocolates into small pieces and sprinkle on top of the Affogato al Hot Cioccolato. Optional: add your favourite festive sprinkles.
  • Serve with your favourite Italian cookies - Pizzelle or mini almond biscotti are our faves! Enjoy! Tag us on Instagram @House_of_Kerrs if you try! Grazie!
    Affogato al Hot Cioccolato Italian dessert