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Hot chocolate cinnamon rolls are a delicious warm morning treat. With marshmallow cream and chocolate sauce, you will never want a regular cinnamon roll again!
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5 from 3 votes

Hot Chocolate Cinnamon Rolls

Author: Jill


  • 1 box of Triple Chocolate cake mix
  • 2 1/2 C flour
  • 2 C warm water
  • 2 1/2 tsp active dry yeast
  • 1 tbsp canola oil
  • 1/2 C unsalted sweet cream butter melted
  • 1 C Mallo Bits plus more for topping
  • 1 1/2 - 2 C mini chocolate chips plus more for topping
  • 1 container of Marshmallow creme
  • 1 container of chocolate sauce
  • 2 disposable piping bags to drizzle the marshmallow cream and the chocolate sauce


  • Using a large mixing bowl, mix together the cake mix, flour, warm water, and yeast.
  • Mix until slightly combined
  • Once combined, place dough onto a floured surface and knead until combined and the dough bounces back after touching it
  • Place dough into a large glass bowl and brush the 1 tbsp oil onto the top of the dough and sides of the glass bowl
  • Cover with a kitchen towel and let sit for an hour
  • Once the dough has doubled in size, place dough onto floured surface and roll out to 1/8 inch
  • Brush with melted butter and sprinkle 1 C mallo bites and 1 1/2 C mini chocolate chips
  • Roll dough into a log
  • Cut into 1 1/2 inch thick rolls
  • Place rolls into a baking dish and cover again for another hour
  • Once the hour is up, preheat the oven to 350 degrees
  • Once oven is preheated, bake the cinnamon rolls for 30 minutes
  • Once the rolls are done baking, let them cool for about 20 minutes
  • Using the chocolate sauce, drizzle chocolate sauce onto the rolls
  • Using a small microwave safe bowl, scoop some marshmallow creme into the bowl and place in the microwave on intervals of 10-15 seconds or until the cream is soft
  • Scoop the marshmallow creme into the piping bag and cut off the tip of the bag
  • Drizzle onto the cinnamon rolls
  • Sprinkle some mini chocolate chips and mallo bites onto the rolls
  • Wait about 10 minutes before enjoying!