It’s winter time! There’s snow on the ground, cold weather, you get to spend some time indoors. You play outside in the snow or snow blow the driveway, and go inside only to feel your cold body start to shiver. There’s nothing better to have than a hot cup of dairy-free hot chocolate to keep you warm. Rich hot chocolate that contains no dairy for those with dairy allergies or those who choose to not consume dairy products.
This hot chocolate is also perfect for those who may not have a dairy allergy, but want something sweet and hot to drink. Coming from someone who has tried both regular milk and Lactaid milk, I can guarantee you that a dairy-free product is not that different than a product with dairy in it. It all taste pretty much the same. This dairy-free hot chocolate won’t taste much different from regular hot chocolate, if not, better.
Use this recipe to make yourself, or your family members and friends, a cup of hot chocolate when you need to warm up or just want to drink something hot and sweet.
¼ cup chocolate dairy-free rice milk powder
1 teaspoon cocoa powder
1 tablespoon coconut cream
1 teaspoon maple syrup, or sweetener to taste (optional)
1 cup hot water
Place the rice milk powder(s), cocoa, coconut cream, and maple syrup in a mug.
Pour in the hot water, and stir until all ingredients are dissolved.
Optional: Serve topped with marshmallows.
It’s a simple and quick way to enjoy some hot chocolate during the winter season. Gather with friends and family and share some delicious hot chocolate that will put a smile on their face. Nothing better than a hot chocolate you know you can drink without having a problem. Or having another option for hot chocolate if you choose not to consume dairy. Make some dairy-free hot chocolate to drink and enjoy.
Inspired by: https://www.godairyfree.org/recipes/healthy-hot-chocolate-vegan