high protein hot chocolate drink

High Protein Hot Chocolate Drink

This recipe for a High Protein Hot Chocolate Drink can be used when you want a comforting hot drink to warm up or when you simply 'need' that chocolate craving to be satisfied! 

Using this drink provides a healthy alternative to the usual sugar loaded hot chocolate drinks. Each drink also packs a decent 15g portion of protein to keep you feeling fuller for longer.​


High Protein Hot Chocolate Drink Overview :

  • Servings: 2
  • Time: 4 mins
  • Difficulty: Easy

Ingredients for High Protein Hot Chocolate Drink :


Method for High Protein Hot Chocolate Drink :

METHOD 1: Using A Cafetiere

If you have one, using a Cafetiere produces a really nice, frothy hot chocolate that is full of bubbles! This method covers how to use it:

high protein hot chocolate drink cafetiere
    • Ensure you have two mugs which are large enough to take the final drink (200ml per mug).

    • Fill a kettle with 400ml of fresh water and boil.

    • Once water is boiled, add approx 2 inches to the Cafetiere. Add 50g (2 scoops) of the Hot Chocolate Protein Powder.

    • Mix well with a spoon and ensure no lumps.

    • Add remaining water and cinnamon (optional) to Cafetiere and again mix with the spoon.

    • Place the top into the Cafetiere and slowly plunge as far down as possible, then slowly draw the plunger back up and repeat this process 9-10 times. 

    • With each push of the plunger you will see the chocolate frothing and filling with bubbles.

    • Now pour the hot chocolate into two mugs.

    • Enjoy - guilt free!!

    METHOD 2: Using A Microwave

    If you don't have a Cafetiere, then you can still make the drink using a microwave oven and these steps: 

    • ​Ensure you have two microwaveable mugs which are large enough to take the final drink (200ml per mug).
    • Add 100ml of water to each mug.
    • Add 1/2 a scoop of high protein hot chocolate mix to each mug.
    • Add remaining 100ml of water to each mug.
    • (Optional) Add a teaspoon of cinnamon to each mug.
    • Stir the mix well and add finally add the remaining 1/2 a scoop of chocolate protein mix to each mug.
    • Microwave on full power for 60 seconds.
    • Remove mugs, stir drinks well and re-heat for another 30-60 seconds until the drinks are steaming hot.
    • Timings are based on an 800w microwave oven.

    Calories & Macros for High Protein Hot Chocolate Drink :

    Per serving:-

    Calories : 84

    Protein : 14g

    Fat : 0.6g

    Carbohydrate : 4.8g


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