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Vanilla Mint Cocoa

Warm up on a chilly day with a cup of cocoa that’s non-alcoholic, so both the big kids and the little ones can enjoy it. This recipe blends classic hot cocoa with a touch of peppermint and vanilla for something special.

5 from 1 vote
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Vanilla Mint Cocoa

Prep Time2 mins
Cook Time2 mins
Total Time4 mins
Course: Drinks
Cuisine: American
Servings: 1 Servings
Calories: 131kcal


  • ¾ cup milk I use 2%
  • tablespoons hot cocoa powder
  • 1/8 teaspoon peppermint extract
  • 1/8 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • Marshmallow or whipped cream for topping (optional)


  • Pour the milk into a coffee cup and heat it up in the microwave until very warm. Pour in the cocoa powder and stir until it dissolves. Pour in the peppermint and vanilla extracts and stir well. Top it off with marshmallows and/or whipped cream if desired.


Nutrition Facts
Vanilla Mint Cocoa
Amount Per Serving
Calories 131 Calories from Fat 54
% Daily Value*
Fat 6g9%
Saturated Fat 4g20%
Cholesterol 18mg6%
Sodium 80mg3%
Potassium 355mg10%
Carbohydrates 13g4%
Fiber 2g8%
Sugar 9g10%
Protein 7g14%
Vitamin A 295IU6%
Calcium 207mg21%
Iron 1mg6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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