Chocolate Coffee Creamer

Homemade coffee creamers are so easy to make! This all-natural, 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.


See recipe box below for ingredient amounts and full recipe instructions.

  • 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.

How To Make Chocolate Coffee Creamer

  1. Combine the unsweetened coconut milk and the honey in a small saucepan 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.
  2. Allow the chocolate coffee creamer to cool to room temperature, then transfer to a jar or bottle.

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


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Chocolate Coffee Creamer | One Dish Kitchen

Healthy Homemade Coffee Creamer

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


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

How To Video


  • Combine unsweetened coconut milk and honey in a small saucepan 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.


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 “Chocolate Coffee Creamer”

  1. Marlynn | UrbanBlissLife

    Love this idea! Some creamers are so packed with sugar, but this gives the coffee a kick without the guilt!

  2. 5 stars
    Oh Wow! The coconut milk combined with coffee sound awesome and healthy as well.. What is the shelf life of this creamer? I myself am a big time coffee drinker and looking forward to try this.

  3. This looks so yummy and I love that there are no refined sugars. I could see this being fantastic in both coffee and steamers.

  4. 5 stars
    This was perfect – I always have a black coffee but friends and family that visit love coffee with a creamer however like you when I buy they are always so big. Thank you for the solution and my friends have all given it a thumbs up.

  5. 5 stars
    Ooo, now that sounds like a pretty awesome way to start the day. I love coffee and chocolate together!

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