Healthy Hot Cocoa
Yields1 ServingPrep Time1 minCook Time3 minsTotal Time4 mins
1 cup milk of choice (vanilla unsweetened almond milk works great)
1 tbsp cocoa powder
1 scoop vanilla protein powder (optional)
1-3 tsp maple syrup, depending on desired sweetness
¼ tsp vanilla or peppermint extract
In the microwave:
Stir everything together in a mug and microwave for 1 minute. Stir and microwave again in short increments until warm.
On the stovetop:
Pour milk into a small saucepan then add the remaining ingredients. Heat over medium heat until warm, stirring frequently. Pour into your favorite mug and enjoy!