Healthy Chocolate Coffee Creamer

Homemade coffee creamers are so easy to make! This all-natural, healthy Chocolate Coffee Creamer recipe is made with coconut milk, sweetened with honey and flavored with cocoa powder and vanilla extract. This small batch coffee creamer is a delicious way to sweeten your coffee.

A glass bottle of chocolate coffee creamer on a metal tray with a mug of coffee and a plate of cookies

I’m a big coffee drinker. I drink a couple of cups of black coffee in the morning and towards the middle of the day, I love to slow down and enjoy a cup of coffee that’s lightly sweetened with this healthy chocolate coffee creamer.

Coffee creamers that I find in the grocery come in such large bottles. It takes so long for me to finish them off. In fact, by the time I get half-way through the bottle, I’m always afraid that the coffee creamer may have gone sour or I’m tired of the flavor by then.

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Pouring chocolate coffee creamer into a mug of coffee that is on a metal tray with a small plate of cookies

This small batch chocolate coffee creamer recipe is the perfect size if you’re cooking in a household with one or two people. You aren’t left with a huge amount that can easily go to waste.

This non dairy creamer recipe will make a little over a cup of creamer, just the right amount to last anywhere from a few days to about a week, depending on how much creamer you use in your coffee.

Ingredients In Non Dairy Chocolate Coffee Creamer

The ingredient list for making homemade chocolate coffee creamer is short. I use:

  • unsweetened coconut milk
  • honey
  • unsweetened cocoa powder
  • vanilla

You can use regular milk or almond milk if you prefer but I really love the taste that the coconut milk adds to the creamer. It reminds me a little of a caffè mocha.

A glass bottle of chocolate coffee creamer on a metal tray with a mug of coffee and a plate of cookies

How To Make Chocolate Coffee Creamer

Step 1

Combine the unsweetened coconut milk and the honey in a small pot set over medium heat. When the milk begins to simmer, remove the pot from the heat and whisk in a tablespoon of unsweetened cocoa powder and a half of a teaspoon of vanilla extract.

Step 2

Allow the chocolate coffee creamer to cool to room temperature, then transfer to a jar or bottle.

Homemade healthy coffee creamer is so much better than any store-bought creamer. With this healthy chocolate coffee creamer you know exactly what’s in it. There are no artificial ingredients and no sugar added.

Enjoy!

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Chocolate Coffee Creamer Recipe – Small Batch

Chocolate Coffee Creamer | One Dish Kitchen

Healthy Homemade Coffee Creamer

Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
0 minutes
Total Time: 15 minutes
Course: Beverage
Cuisine: Main
Keyword: coffee creamer
Servings: 16 tablespoons
Calories: 12kcal
Author: Joanie Zisk

Ingredients

  • 1 cup unsweetened coconut milk
  • 2 tablespoons honey
  • 1 tablespoon unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract

How To Video

Instructions

  • Combine unsweetened coconut milk and honey in a small pot over medium heat. Stir until mixture begins to simmer.
  • Remove pot from the heat and whisk in the cocoa powder and the vanilla extract until all of the powder has dissolved.
  • Allow to cool to room temperature then transfer to a jar or bottle.
  • Store in the refrigerator for a week and shake before using.

Nutrition

Serving: 1tablespoon | Calories: 12kcal | Carbohydrates: 2g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 3mg | Potassium: 24mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 2g | Vitamin C: 1mg | Calcium: 29mg | Iron: 1mg
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21 thoughts on “Healthy Chocolate Coffee Creamer”

    1. Hi Marcia,
      We don’t have one yet but will add a vanilla creamer recipe to our list of recipes to work on.

      Thanks for the suggestion.
      Joanie

  1. Is the nutrient info correct? 1 gram is .23 of a teaspoon, which means one teaspoon of this product is 276 calories. Is that accurate? Or is that for the batch? Thanks!

    1. Hi Tamara,

      Thank you for your email. I went back to check on the calories and you’re right, it wasn’t very clear. Each tablespoon is 12 calories and I have updated the nutritional information to reflect it.

      Have a great weekend!
      Joanie

  2. I love this!!! My coffee was suffeeeing when I went dairy free until I found this. I prefer to use coconut milk from the can (it’s thicker and I prefer my creamers to be a little richer) but it’s fantastic!!

  3. 5 stars
    Homemade coffee creamer trumps any store-bought creamer. This healthy chocolate coffee creamer recipe is absolutely fabulous! Thank you so much for sharing this wonderful recipe. 🙂

  4. Patricia @ Grab a Plate

    4 stars
    This is perfect! I’m with you: if I buy a flavor, I’m over it before the bottle is half empty! This is a great solution and I can’t wait to try it!

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