Looking for a nice sweet hot drink?

Feeling like watching a movie with a low calorie snack?

– Homemade Hot Chocolate Recipe –


Finally, Christmas has arrived and with this change in season atmosphere many of us, including myself, will be craving a nice, sweet hot chocolate drink. This homemade hot chocolate recipe is super delicious and easy to make. In addition, to the normal hot chocolate taste it contains some vanilla extract. This is the special ingredient which makes this recipe so good. This homemade hot chocolate  recipe is also low in calories and provides a good source of calcium. Therefore, this can count as 1 portion of the daily recommended intake for calcium. This mineral is important for strong bones and teeth in adults and for proper growth and development of bones in children.


Total time: 4 minutes

Preparation time: 1 minute

Cooking time: 3 minutes

Serves 1


  • 250ml coconut milk
  • 1 tablespoon cocoa powder
  • ½ teaspoon vanilla extract


  • Add the coconut milk and cocoa powder to a saucepan and heat gently for about 3 – 4 minutes.
  • Add the vanilla extract and stir constantly.
  • Pour the hot chocolate into a mug and serve.

NB: you can add also add some sugar or sweetener for an extra sweet taste.


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