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Follow Banff's 2022 Hot Chocolate Trail

Published Date
Nov 15, 2022|
Themes
Food & Drink, Events & Festivals
A couple enjoy hot chocolate sitting by a fire place with Christmas trees behind them at the Rimrock Hotel in Banff National Park.

See the 2022 Hot Chocolate Trail details here.

When: November 19, 2022 - January 1, 2023

Whether you’re a kid at heart or are visiting Banff and Lake Louise with kids of your own, sipping on a steaming cup of hot chocolate is a must this Christmas season!

And we’re not alone in the sentiment either. Stop by these cafes and restaurants to try their unique spins on the famous winter-loving drink.

The Balkan Greek Restaurant

Boozy Hot Chocolate

Hot Chocolate Rasta: hot chocolate, topped with hand shaken cream.

Banff Gondola

Boozy Hot Chocolate

Backcountry Powder: Dark chocolate and hazelnut combined with maple and star anise. Smooth, rich and spicy.

Bear Street Tavern

Hot Chocolate

Baby Bear Hot Chocolate: Creamy hot chocolate, caramel swirl and whipped cream.

Boozy Hot Chocolate

Spicy Bear Hot Chocolate: Park Chili Vodka, Forty Creek Cream, creamy hot chocolate, garnished with whipped cream and a cinnamon stick.

Bluebird Restaurant & Lobby Bar

Hot Chocolate

Hot Chocolate Bomb: with white chocolate and marshmallows

Boozy Hot Chocolate

Cocoa Colada: Coconut vodka, banana liqueur, coconut foam and coconut flakes.

Brazen

Boozy Hot Chocolate

Alpine Cherry: Like Black Forest cake in a glass, Dark chocolate, cherry and a hint of chili to give it some zip.

The Eddie Burger + Bar

Hot Chocolate

The North Pole: Dark chocolate and peppermint topped with whipped cream and crushed candy canes

Boozy Hot Chocolate

Mountain Top: Dark chocolate and Park Maple Rye topped with whipped cream.

Evelyn's Coffee Bar

Hot Chocolate

Evelyn's Hot Chocolate: Creamy hot chocolate topped with chocolate whipped cream and Belgium dark chocolate sprinkles.

Farm & Fire

Boozy Hot Chocolate

Smackdown: Like a chocolate orange candy on Christmas morning. Dark chocolate, orange, ginger and caramel.

Happy Camper Café & Bar

Hot Chocolate

S'more Hot Chocolate: A Canadian take on hot chocolate with with roasted marshmallows and gram cracker crumble.

Boozy Hot Chocolate

S'more Hot Chocolate: A Canadian take on hot chocolate with with roasted marshmallows and gram cracker crumble + your choice of alcohol.

JK Bakery & Cafe

Hot Chocolate

Ferrero Rocher Hot Chocolate: Steamed milk mixed with rich, delicious Italian chocolate. A splash of Hazelnut flavor and a dollop of whipped cream makes this drink a perfect way to stay warm. Can be made Vegan upon request.

The Larkspur Lounge at the Rimrock Resort

Hot Chocolate

The Pumpkin Patch: Hot chocolate made with pumpkin puree and toasted marshmallows.

Boozy Hot Chocolate

Spiced Orange Hot Chocolate: Spiced orange, with ginger & honey and Grand Marnier and Drambuie.

Magpie & Stump

Hot Chocolate

Chocolate Infused Coffee: Topped with whipped cream and spicy chocolate shavings.

Boozy Hot Chocolate

Mayan Mocha: Cazadores Reposado, Kahlua and chocolate infused coffee, topped with whipped cream and spicy chocolate shavings.

The Maple Leaf

Hot Chocolate

Hot Chocolate Soufflé

Boozy Hot Chocolate

Black Forest Hot Cocoa: Bourbon, luxardo maraschino liqueur, hot chocolate, whipped Cream.

Nourish Bistro

Hot Chocolate

Chilli Chai Hot Chocolate: Chocolate almond milk mixed with Nourish Bistro's house made Banff Tea Co. chilli chocolate chai tea blend, nutmeg and cinnamon. Topped with vegan coconut whip and dark chocolate shavings. Vegan & gluten free.

Boozy Hot Chocolate

Little Rummer Boy: Our signature chilli chai hot chocolate with added decadence of Bumbu rum, Van Gogh dutch caramel vodka and Giffards vanille de Madagascar liqueur.

Park Distillery Restaurant & Bar

Hot Chocolate

Hot chocolate with whipped cream and chocolate toppings

Boozy Hot Chocolate

Hot chocolate with whipped cream, chocolate toppings and your choice of Vanilla, Espresso or Birdseye Chili Vodka

STOCK Food & Drink

Hot Chocolate

Triple Valrhona Hot Chocolate: A decadent Triple Valrhona Hot Chocolate with Valrhona Dark Cocoa Powder, Valrhona Manjari 64% and Valrhona Caraïbe 66% , soy milk and garnished with chocolate shards.

Three Bears Brewery & Restaurant

Boozy Hot Chocolate

The Boss Hot Chocolate: Hot chocolate made with our 'The Boss' Brown Ale Syrup & Chili Vodka, topped with whipped cream and nutmeg.

Tooloulou's

Boozy Hot Chocolate

Bayou Bourbon Hot Chocolate (2 oz): Bourbon, Godiva white chocolate liqueur, vanilla, hot chocolate and marshmallow.

Caramel Spicy Hot Chocolate (2 oz): Butterscotch schnapps, Godiva white chocolate liqueur, cinnamon, cayenne, whipped cream and caramel drizzle.

Whitebark Café

Hot Chocolate

Tiramisu Hot Chocolate: Whitebark's signature hot chocolate, with tiramisu syrup, homemade whip cream and lady finger cookie topped with coco. We melt down 100% pure chocolate with your choice of milk.

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