Coconut Milk Hot Cocoa

(Dairy free Recipe)

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In the cool winter months I love holding a warm cup of hot chocolate or Hot Cocoa like I like to call it. It keeps me warm and I just really enjoy the sweet taste of chocolate. Being dairy free now, I have found it really hard to find a non-dairy alternative milk to make a tasty Hot Cocoa…until now! This recipe has no refined sugars and I use 100% hot cocoa! yum!!

So, be sure to check out this coconut milk based Hot Cocoa recipe. Three simple ingredients that are good for your body.

did you know: According to the United States Department of Agriculture, a 101-g bar of dark chocolate with 70–85 percent cocoa solids provides:
  • 604 calories.
  • 7.87 g of protein.
  • 43.06 g of fat.
  • 46.36 g of carbohydrates.
  • 11.00 g of dietary fiber.
  • 24.23 g of sugar.
  • 12.02 milligrams (mg) of iron.
  • 230.00 mg of magnesium.

Like we needed another reason to love chocolate !

did you know: that 100% Pure Maple Syrup is an excellent source of manganese and a great source of riboflavin. 100% pure maple syrup is also a source of calcium, thiamin, potassium, and copper.

Coconut Milk Hot Cocoa -dairy free recipe

Enjoy this delicious and dairy free hot cocoa or hot chocolate recipe. No refined sugars and packed with flavor!

Keyword chocolate caliente, dairy free, hot chocolate, hot cocoa
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 1 minute
Servings 1
Author Melissa M Sanchez


  • 1 cup Coconut Milk
  • 1 Tbsp 100% Cocoa Powder
  • 1 Tbsp 100% Maple Syrup


  1. Pour 1 Cup of Coconut Milk into your small pot.

  2. Turn on your stove to Medium high heat.

  3. While the coconut milk comes to temp. Add 1 Tablespoon of Cocoa Powder.

  4. Next, add 1 Tablespoon of Maple syrup and stir.

  5. Allow milk to warm while you stir everything together for about 1 minute.

  6. Turn off heat.

  7. Pour Hot Cocoa into your favorite mug and enjoy!


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