Maple Walnut Hot Chocolate

Maple walnut hot chocolate is a scrumptious and velvety pick-me-up that’s naturally dairy-free. Relaxing and best for Winter season with a dollop of non-dairy coconut whip on top.

Image shows a cute dog lounging by a fireplace on some blankets and pillows. A mug of hot chocolate is seen nearby.

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Image shows two cute dogs laying by a fireplace on some blankets and pillows.

Maple Walnut Hot Chocolate

Maple walnut hot chocolate is a scrumptious and velvety pick-me-up that’s naturally dairy-free. Relaxing and best for Winter season.

PREPARATION TIME 5 minutes Soaking Time 4 hrs OVERALL TIME 4 hrs 5 minutes

Course Drink, Breakfast, Dessert, Treat Diet Plan Gluten Free, Vegan, Vegetarian

Servings: 1

Author: Laura Wright


  • Mixer

Active Ingredients

  • 1/4 cup raw walnuts, soaked for a minimum of 4 hours
  • 2 tablespoons vegan chocolate chips
  • 1 tablespoon unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 teaspoon maple syrup
  • 1/4 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/4 teaspoon sea salt
  • 12 oz boiling water


  • Drain pipes the walnuts. In an upright, high speed mixer, integrate the walnuts, chocolate chips, cocoa powder, maple syrup, vanilla, salt, and boiling water. Gradually bring the mixer approximately high speed. Mix the hot chocolate till smooth and velvety. Put the maple walnut hot chocolate into your preferred mug and delight in!


  • You’ll require a sturdy/high-speed mixer for this one. You can run the completed item through a great mesh strainer if you’re picky about texture. I do not mind the thick, walnut-y sediment at the end of an unstrained variation though:-RRB-
  • You might utilize stevia-sweetened chocolate chips if you wish to cut the sugar a bit here.
  • If you depend on it, some coconut whip is outstanding on the top!

Program Conceal 14 remarks

  • Erin

    Love Parallel! Had a wonderful supper there this previous summer season and have actually been indicating to return, I didn’t understand they did breakfast. I’m likewise presently checking out HBR’s Handling Yourself (together with a couple of others from their performance series– I constantly discover a great deal of suitable take-aways in them).:-RRB- Reply

    • Laura

      Breakfast was so excellent! Likewise took house A great deal of tahini haha. That huge mill they have in the back is enthralling!
      – L Reply

  • Helen

    The timing of your post was best! After reading it, I felt motivated to complete my designing and discovered an unique porcelain accessory my mom had actually provided me. As I relied on put it adoringly on the tree, I in some way fumbled it and it dropped to the flooring. It was broken therefore was my heart. I was incredibly unfortunate and was prepared to weep till I kept in mind that I had actually reserved the walnuts for the incredibly chocolate bevie from your post. Mother was a huge chocolate fan so I Whipped it up in no time was drinking that lucious mixture. Thank you a lot for all that you do. Your dishes and post are remarkable and I am so grateful that you share your ideas and motivations with us. Peace, chocolate, veggies, and soft fuzzy young puppy muzzles.:-RRB- Helen Reply

    • Laura

      Helen, thank you for this generous and sweet remark! I’m so sorry about your household treasure accessory, however thankful that the hot chocolate assisted a bit. Sending my hugs:-RRB-
      – L Reply

  • Colleen Loguisto

    I did the nutrition on this. Over 10 g protein! Plus chocolate is high in magnesium. A bone structure, nerve relaxing tonic that is best for vacation tension. I am simply finding out vegan so I am extremely delighted with this! Reply

    • Laura

      I had no concept! Thanks for running the numbers on this, Colleen. Plants are genuinely remarkable:D
      – L Reply

  • Kathy

    This sounds fantastic! I will be making this quickly, thank you for sharing your amazing dishes and extremely sweet dog image’s you made my day. Pleased vacations! Reply

    • Laura

      Thanks a lot Kathy! Happiest of vacations to you also