Peppermint Mocha Coffee Creamer

32 servings
30 min

Making your own coffee creamer at home is so easy! I like to make my own because I'm dairy free and like to cut back on the sugar. I also want to eat healthier, but I'm not willing to give up my coffee and creamer.

You can make this vegan or dairy free by using almond milk or oat milk. I recommend using vanilla almond milk if you like almond milk. Personally, I prefer oat milk, but it's personal preference. You can also use half and half or whole milk if you prefer. I store mine in a mason jar with a pour spout lid to make it easier to pour.

For the sweetener, I used coconut sugar. However, you can use regular sugar, monk fruit, stevia, or your favorite sweetener. This will change the calorie content.

The servings and nutritional information are based on half and half and regular white table sugar. If you use other milks or sugar, your values will be different. I recommend running the ingredients through your preferred nutritional calculator if you feel strongly about it.

Peppermint Mocha Coffee Creamer
Recipe details
  • 32  servings
  • Prep time: 5 Minutes Cook time: 25 Minutes Total time: 30 min
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Ingredients

  • 2 cups milk (half and half, whole, almond, or coconut)
  • 3 tablespoons cocoa powder
  • 3 tablespoons coconut sugar
  • 1/2 - 3/4 teaspoon peppermint extract
Instructions

Combine your milk choice, cocoa powder, and coconut sugar in a small pan. Heat over medium heat until it starts to simmer.
Turn the heat to low and simmer for 5 minutes. Use a whisk to mix well.
Remove from heat and let cool for about 5 minutes. Add the peppermint extract and stir. Let cool completely. Pour into a mason jar or other container. Refrigerate until needed.
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Comments
  • Kathy Niesen Kathy Niesen on Jan 30, 2022

    How long will this last in the refrigerator???



  • Vicki Hopkins Adkins Vicki Hopkins Adkins on Feb 03, 2022

    My very favorite creamer that I can only get at Christmas. I am definitely making this! Thank you for the recipe.

    • Erin Erin on Feb 09, 2022

      I don’t know what brand you buy but I have some in my fridge right now. My husband buys it all the time, all year.

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