Hazelnut Hot Chocolate

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Photo: Juli Bauer and George Bryant

Warm your soul on a cold winter's day with this easy to make hazelnut hot chocolate.


  • 1 cup hazelnut or other nut milk
  • 3 tsp unsweetened cocoa powder, plus extra for garnish
  • 2 tbsp Coconut Butter
  • 1/8 tsp vanilla extract 1 teaspoon organic honey
  • 2 oz. Eating Evolved baking chocolate (72-percent cacao), chopped, or heaping ¼ cup (2 ounces) Enjoy Life Mini Chocolate Chips

hazelnut hot chocolate


Step 1: Place the nut milk, cocoa powder, coconut butter, vanilla, and honey in a saucepan. Stir well to combine. Bring the mixture to a low boil, then remove from the heat. Add the chocolate and stir until the chocolate has melted.

Step 2: Garnish with a dusting of cocoa powder and, if desired, a dollop of whipped cream. Serve immediately.

Recipe courtesy of The Paleo Kitchen.

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