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Healthy Hot Chocolate

Servings:

1

Ready In:

5 Minutes

Calories:

100

Good For:

Dessert

About this Recipe

Between holiday traditions and parties with friends, it can be tough to eat healthy during the holidays. Luckily, you can enjoy this quick and tasty hot chocolate alternative while also giving your body the nutrients it needs!

Utilizing dairy-free, vegan-friendly, and low-fat ingredients, everyone can enjoy this customizable recipe. Add more cacao for a richer, dark chocolate drink. Or replace almond milk with coconut milk for a nut-free option. With antioxidants from the natural sweeteners, and polyphenols from cacao powder, this recipe will satisfy your cravings, while still keeping you on track for your health goals.

MACRONUTRIENTS

PROTEIN

2 GRAMS

CARBOHYDRATES

17 GRAMS

FATS

3 GRAMS

Ingredients

1 cup Almond Milk

1 tablespoon Raw Cocoa Powder

1 tablespoon Honey [or Pure Maple Syrup]

1/4 teaspoon Vanilla Extract

1 pinch Sea Salt

Step by Step Instructions

Step 1

Combine all ingredients in a saucepan over high heat.

Step 2

Use a whisk to break up any clumps and stir continuously until smooth and hot.

Step 3

Pour into a mug and top with dairy-free whipped cream if desired.

Pro Tip 

You can further customize this recipe by adding your favorite toppings like nut butter, crushed candy canes, whipped cream, or anything you think will make a tasty addition.

Enjoy!