Calories

190

Protein

8g

Carbs

22g

Fat

8g

Is there a more classic combo than chocolate and caramel? This iconic pair make delectable recipes, but they’re usually a lot of calories, too. So to save some calories, I like to use caramel extract instead of actual caramel. You’ll get that yummy, chocolate-caramel flavor with less sugar and calories. This hot chocolate is simple, but oh, so delicious! Feel free to change the chocolate to dark, if you prefer.

Salted Caramel Hot Chocolate

Prep Time

5 min

Cook Time

5 min

Total Time

10 min

Recipe Type: beverage

Serving Size: 3/4 cup

Makes 2 servings

Prep time: 5 min

Cook time: 5 min

Serving size: ¾ cup
Makes: 2 servings

 

Ingredients

1½ cups 1% milk
40 grams milk chocolate
¼ teaspoon caramel extract
¼ teaspoon salt

Directions

  1. Warm the milk in a small pot over medium heat.
  2. Add in chocolate, caramel extract, and salt.
  3. Stir until chocolate is melted and milk is warmed to your desired temperature.
  4. If you’d like, you can also simply heat the milk in the microwave for about 1 minute, add the remaining ingredients, then stir until the chocolate is melted.
  5. Enjoy!

 

NUTRITIONAL INFO PER SERVING
Calories 190 (70 from fat)
Total fat 8g
Saturated fat 5g
Cholesterol 15mg
Sodium 410mg
Carbohydrate 22g (1g dietary fiber, 21g sugar)
Protein 8g

 

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