Go Back
+ servings
Dairy free peppermint hot cocoa is delicious and a wonderful way to warm up this winter!

Dairy Free Peppermint Hot Cocoa.

Cozy dairy free peppermint hot cocoa is the perfect holiday drink! This version is vegan and gluten free. 

Course Beverage
Cuisine Dairy Free, gluten free, vegan.
Keyword christmas
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 2 -3
Calories 272 kcal


  • 3 cups non-dairy milk of your choice I used 2 cups So Delicious Unsweetened Coconut Milk, and 1 cup So Delicious Original Coconut Milk Creamer
  • 5 Tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 4 Tablespoons organic cane sugar
  • ¼ teaspoon peppermint extract
  • allergy friendly candy canes and chocolate shavings for serving
  • So Delicious CocoWhip for serving


  1. Heat the non-dairy milk in a saucepan over medium heat until steaming. Do not bring to a boil.
  2. Add the unsweetened cocoa powder and sugar and stir well until smooth.
  3. Remove the pan from the heat and add the peppermint extract. Taste the cocoa and add more peppermint extract if desired.
  4. Pour the cocoa into mugs and top with CocoWhip and chocolate shavings. Garnish with a candy cane and serve immediately.
Nutrition Facts
Dairy Free Peppermint Hot Cocoa.
Amount Per Serving
Calories 272 Calories from Fat 63
% Daily Value*
Fat 7g11%
Saturated Fat 1g6%
Sodium 182mg8%
Potassium 640mg18%
Carbohydrates 43g14%
Fiber 5g21%
Sugar 33g37%
Protein 12g24%
Vitamin A 755IU15%
Calcium 466mg47%
Iron 3.3mg18%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.