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Warm Up With the City's Best Hot Chocolate

Brrrr...it's cold out there. Warm up with some of our favorite cups of cocoa in the city.

At Christopher Elbow Artisanal Chocolates in Hayes Valley, choose from 14 different hot chocolate options, all of which can be made with either water or milk. 401 Hayes St., 415-355-1105, elbowchocolates.com

Tcho’s café at Pier 17 is an easy walk from the Embarcadero rink, and the company makes its drinking chocolate from cacao sustainably grown in Ghana, Madagascar, and Peru. Pier 17, 415-963-5090, tcho.com

An espresso-sized cup of Michael Recchiuti’s European-style drinking chocolate is all you’ll need. The rich, bittersweet elixir takes the edge off the chilliest day. Ferry Building Marketplace, 415-834-9494, recchiuticonfections.com