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Turmeric Hot Chocolate

Love hot chocolate but looking for healthier option? Try Turmeric hot chocolate! This golden drink has anti-inflammatory properties and can be enjoyed in 5 minutes.
Prep Time5 mins
Total Time5 mins
Course: Drinks
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Hot Chocolate Recipe, Turmeric Hot Chocolate
Servings: 1 Cup
Calories: 295
Author: Julia



  • Pour milk in a sauce pan. Add cocoa powder, turmeric and coconut oil. Mix everything with a whisk until combined and bring to a boil.
  • Turn off the heat, add a pinch of black pepper and cayenne pepper and give it a stir.
  • Pour in a mug. Let it cool down a bit before adding honey.
  • Serve warm.


  1. Honey can be substituted with sugar, agave syrup or maple syrup.
  2. Coconut oil and black pepper are important here as they help your body absorb turmeric.
  3. Cayenne pepper can be omitted.
Nutrition Facts
Turmeric Hot Chocolate
Amount Per Serving
Calories 295 Calories from Fat 162
% Daily Value*
Fat 18g28%
Saturated Fat 13g81%
Cholesterol 24mg8%
Carbohydrates 29g10%
Fiber 3g13%
Sugar 24g27%
Protein 9g18%
Vitamin A 395IU8%
Calcium 286mg29%
Iron 2mg11%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
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