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Peppermint Hot Chocolate Recipe

Healthy Peppermint Hot Chocolate

Warm up with this Healthy Peppermint Hot Chocolate made with raw cacao powder, pure maple syrup, coconut milk and almond milk.

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  • 2 cups almond milk
  • 2 1/2 Tablespoons raw cacao powder
  • 3 Tablespoons pure maple syrup
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/4 teaspoon mint/peppermint extract
  • 1/4 cup coconut milk


  1. In a small pot combine the almond milk, cacao and syrup. Heat over medium heat.

  2. As the milk warms, whisk the cacao until no clumps remain.

  3. You want the milk to heat but not boil so be patient! Once warm, mix in the coconut milk, peppermint and vanilla.

  4. Whisk really well so there’s no chunks from the coconut milk.

  5. Heat a minute or two more until creamy looking.

  6. Remove from heat and enjoy!

Recipe Notes

Makes 2 cups.