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Healthier Hot Chocolate

Healthier Hot Chocolate dust

Enjoy an easy, rich and creamy Healthier hot Chocolate, without the guilt! it’s refined sugar free and Vegan, plus is made in around 15 minutes!

To top, I dusted with cacao powder and piped whipped coconut cream, and when dissolved into the chocolate, it makes amazing creamier texture

Healthier Hot Chocolate hands

Ingredients you’ll need

  • Milk. Use your milk of choice
  • Cacao powder. Unsweetened, and a good quality cacao makes all the difference!
  • Coconut sugar. I used organic
  • Vanilla extract. Good quality goes a long way!
  • Cinnamon. Ground
  • Salt. To enhance the flavors!
  • Coconut milk. Canned and unsweetened. Refrigerate overnight (optional, for coconut whipped cream topping)
Healthier Hot Chocolate process

How to make it

Over a medium-sized sauce pan, heat all of your ingredients (excluding coconut milk cans) mixing until completely incorporated.

For the coconut whipped cream, whip the cold hardened coconut milk without the coconut water, until light and fluffy. Pipe on top of hot chocolate and sprinkle with cacao powder if desired.

Healthier Hot Chocolate

Substitutions

You can use whichever type of milk you like with this recipe

Also, you could make it sugar free; just add instead of the coconut sugar any sweetener of your choice. Add little by little, tasting after each addition, until reaching desired sweetness.

For more Healthier drink recipes, follow the links below. All could be made hot or cold, just add ice for colder or enjoy them warm in colder days

Maca Latte

Iced Golden Milk

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Healthier Hot Chocolate dust
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Healthier Hot Chocolate

Enjoy an easy, rich and creamy hot Chocolate, without the guilt! it's refined sugar free and Vegan!
Prep Time15 minutes
Total Time15 minutes
Course: Drinks
Cuisine: American
Keyword: coconut whipped cream, easy hot chocolate, healthy hot chocolate, hot chocolate recipe, hot cocoa recipe, vegan hot chocolate
Servings: 3 Cups
Calories: 225kcal
Author: Maria Corcuera

Ingredients

  • 3 Cups milk of choice
  • 2 Tablespoons Cacao powder unsweetened
  • 1/2 Cup Organic coconut sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 2 Cans unsweetened coconut milk refrigerated overnight (optional, for coconut whipped cream)

Instructions

  • Over a medium-sized sauce pan, heat all of your ingredients (excluding coconut milk cans) mixing until completely incorporated
    3 Cups milk of choice, 2 Tablespoons Cacao powder, 1/2 Cup Organic coconut sugar, 1 teaspoon vanilla extract, 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon, 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • For the coconut whipped cream, whip the cold hardened coconut milk without the coconut water, until light and fluffy. Pipe on top of hot chocolate and sprinkle with cacao powder if desired
    2 Cans unsweetened coconut milk

Notes

* With the coconut milk, when refrigerated for enough time, the rich coconut cream will have floated to the top and the coconut water stays at the bottom of the can. For the coconut whipped cream, you'll need the hardened coconut milk without the coconut water

Nutrition

Serving: 1g | Calories: 225kcal | Carbohydrates: 36g | Protein: 7g | Fat: 6g | Saturated Fat: 4g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 15mg | Sodium: 156mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 33g

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